Array ( [0] => Array ( [type] => wrap_start ) [1] => Array ( [type] => tabs_start ) [2] => Array ( [name] => General [id] => vlt_general [type] => heading ) [3] => Array ( [name] => Header [id] => vlt_header [type] => heading ) [4] => Array ( [name] => Blog [id] => vlt_blog [type] => heading ) [5] => Array ( [name] => Contact [id] => vlt_contact [type] => heading ) [6] => Array ( [name] => Footer [id] => vlt_footer [type] => heading ) [7] => Array ( [name] => Image Sizes [id] => vlt_image_sizes [type] => heading ) [8] => Array ( [type] => tabs_end ) [9] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_start [id] => vlt_general ) [10] => Array ( [name] => General Settings for the theme [type] => subheading ) [11] => Array ( [name] => Column Swapping [desc] => Select an order of appearance for content and sidebars. C = Content, A = Sidebar A, B = Sidebar B [id] => vlt_layout_order [std] => CAB [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => CAB [1] => ACB [2] => BCA [3] => BAC [4] => CBA [5] => ABC ) ) [12] => Array ( [name] => Navigation Background [desc] => Select a background color scheme for navigation bar. [id] => vlt_scheme [std] => default [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => default [1] => blue [2] => brown [3] => green [4] => purple [5] => white ) ) [13] => Array ( [name] => Enable rtl.css file [desc] => Check to enable rtl.css file. Located as volt/rtl.css If using RTL installation of WordPress, this file is automatically loaded. You can also load it forcefully by enabling this option. [id] => vlt_enable_rtl_css [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [14] => Array ( [name] => Disable Responsive CSS [desc] => Check to disable responsive feature on theme. [id] => vlt_disable_resp_css [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [15] => Array ( [name] => Disable User CSS [desc] => Check to disable user.css for the theme. This file is used to add custom CSS styles to the theme. [id] => vlt_disable_user_css [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [16] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_end ) [17] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_start [id] => vlt_header ) [18] => Array ( [name] => Display Site Name [desc] => Check to display site name and description in place of Logo. [id] => vlt_blog_name [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [19] => Array ( [name] => Custom Logo URL [desc] => Enter full URL of your Logo image. [id] => vlt_logo [std] => [type] => text ) [20] => Array ( [name] => Logo Alignment [desc] => Select an alignment for Logo. You can set margins inside style.css file. [id] => vlt_logo_align [std] => left [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => left [1] => right ) ) [21] => Array ( [name] => Show Breadcrumbs [desc] => Check to show breadcrumbs. [id] => vlt_breadcrumbs [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [22] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_end ) [23] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_start [id] => vlt_blog ) [24] => Array ( [name] => Blog and Archive Settings [type] => subheading ) [25] => Array ( [name] => Sidebar Usage for Blog [desc] => Select a sidebar usage for single, archives, category, author, tags, search etc. [id] => vlt_sb_usage [std] => both_sidebars [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => both_sidebars [1] => sidebar_a [2] => sidebar_b ) ) [26] => Array ( [name] => Default Archives Template [desc] => Select default archive template for category, archive, tag and author pages.
Template1: First post with big featured image.
Template2: All posts with left aligned thumbnail.
Template3: Default blog style. [id] => vlt_archive_template [std] => template_1 [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => template_1 [1] => template_2 [2] => template_3 ) ) [27] => Array ( [name] => Hide Page Title on Archives [desc] => Check to hide page titles on all archives, category, month, author, etc. [id] => vlt_hide_archive_title [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [28] => Array ( [name] => Hide Category Title on Single Post [desc] => Check to hide category title on single posts. [id] => vlt_hide_cat_title [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [29] => Array ( [name] => Single Post Settings [type] => subheading ) [30] => Array ( [name] => Show Author Bio [desc] => Check to display Author bio on single posts. [id] => vlt_author [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [31] => Array ( [name] => Show related posts [desc] => Check to display related posts on single posts. [id] => vlt_rp [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [32] => Array ( [name] => Related posts taxonomy [desc] => Select a taxonomy for related posts. [id] => vlt_rp_taxonomy [std] => tags [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => tags [1] => category ) ) [33] => Array ( [name] => Related posts display style [desc] => Select a display style for related posts. [id] => vlt_rp_style [std] => thumb_with_title [type] => select [options] => Array ( [0] => thumb_with_title [1] => list ) ) [34] => Array ( [name] => Number of related posts to show [desc] => Enter a number for posts to show. [id] => vlt_rp_num [std] => 4 [type] => text ) [35] => Array ( [name] => Enable featured image on single posts [desc] => Check to enable automatic insertion of featured image on single posts [id] => vlt_show_feat_image [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [36] => Array ( [name] => Hide Post Meta [desc] => Check to hide post meta information on blog pages. [id] => vlt_hide_post_meta [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [37] => Array ( [name] => Social Sharing Button Settings [type] => subheading ) [38] => Array ( [name] => Show Social Sharing Buttons [desc] => Check to display social sharing on single posts. [id] => vlt_ss_sharing [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [39] => Array ( [name] => Social Sharing Heading [desc] => Enter a heading for sharing buttons. Example, Share this post. [id] => vlt_ss_sharing_heading [std] => [type] => text ) [40] => Array ( [name] => Facebook [desc] => Check to display Facebook Like button. [id] => vlt_ss_fb [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [41] => Array ( [name] => Twitter [desc] => Check to display Twitter button. [id] => vlt_ss_tw [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [42] => Array ( [name] => Twitter Username (optional) [desc] => Write your twitter username without @ [id] => vlt_ss_tw_usrname [std] => [type] => text ) [43] => Array ( [name] => Google Plus [desc] => Check to display Google Plus button. [id] => vlt_ss_gp [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [44] => Array ( [name] => Pinterest [desc] => Check to display Pinterest button. [id] => vlt_ss_pint [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [45] => Array ( [name] => LinkedIn [desc] => Check to display LinkedIn button. [id] => vlt_ss_ln [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [46] => Array ( [name] => Global Single Post Advertisements [type] => subheading ) [47] => Array ( [name] => Advertisement above the post [desc] => Enter custom HTML or advertisement code that should appear above the post. Short codes are supported. The markup used here will apply to all posts globally.
You can override or hide this ad on individual posts. [id] => vlt_ad_above [std] => [type] => textarea ) [48] => Array ( [name] => Advertisement below the post [desc] => Enter custom HTML or advertisement code that should appear below the post. Short codes are supported. The markup used here will apply to all posts globally.
You can override or hide this ad on individual posts. [id] => vlt_ad_below [std] => [type] => textarea ) [49] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_end ) [50] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_start [id] => vlt_contact ) [51] => Array ( [name] => Contact Page Settings [type] => subheading ) [52] => Array ( [name] => Contact e-mail [desc] => Enter the e-mail address to which mail should be recieved from contact page. [id] => vlt_email [std] => saagar_1982@yahoo.com [type] => text ) [53] => Array ( [name] => Mail Sent Message [desc] => Enter a message that should be displayed when the mail is successfully sent. [id] => vlt_success_msg [std] =>

Thank You! Your message has been sent.

[type] => textarea ) [54] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_end ) [55] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_start [id] => vlt_footer ) [56] => Array ( [name] => Footer Settings [type] => subheading ) [57] => Array ( [name] => Globally Hide Secondary Widget Area [desc] => Check to hide secondary widget area on archives, category, search, author etc. You can control individual setting for Pages and Posts inside their options panel. [id] => vlt_hide_secondary [type] => checkbox [std] => false ) [58] => Array ( [name] => Custom Footer Text (Left) [desc] => Enter custom text for left side of the footer. You can use HTML here. [id] => vlt_footer_left [std] => © 2013 CompanyName. All rights reserved. [type] => textarea ) [59] => Array ( [name] => Custom Footer Text (Right) [desc] => Enter custom text for right side of the footer. You can use HTML here. [id] => vlt_footer_right [std] => Some other credits here. [type] => textarea ) [60] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_end ) [61] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_start [id] => vlt_image_sizes ) [62] => Array ( [type] => subdescription [desc] => Use this section for specifying custom image sizes. After changing settings, it will be required to Regenerate Thumbnails. Kindly install this plugin and regenerate thumbnails for new sizes. For best results, keep default settings as they are appropriate for responsive version. ) [63] => Array ( [name] => Posts Slider Images [type] => subheading ) [64] => Array ( [name] => Width [desc] => Enter a width for Posts Slider image. [id] => ps_width [std] => 800 [type] => text ) [65] => Array ( [name] => Height [desc] => Enter a height for Posts Slider image. [id] => ps_height [std] => 533 [type] => text ) [66] => Array ( [name] => Hard Crop [desc] => Check to enable hard cropping mode. [id] => ps_crop [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [67] => Array ( [name] => Archive Big Banner [type] => subheading ) [68] => Array ( [name] => Width [desc] => Enter a width for big archive banner image. [id] => ar_big_width [std] => 800 [type] => text ) [69] => Array ( [name] => Height [desc] => Enter a height for big archive banner image. [id] => ar_big_height [std] => 533 [type] => text ) [70] => Array ( [name] => Hard Crop [desc] => Check to enable hard cropping mode. [id] => ar_big_crop [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [71] => Array ( [name] => Grid Images (2 col, 3 col, etc) [type] => subheading ) [72] => Array ( [name] => Width [desc] => Enter a width for grid images. [id] => ar_grid_width [std] => 600 [type] => text ) [73] => Array ( [name] => Height [desc] => Enter a height for grid images. [id] => ar_grid_height [std] => 400 [type] => text ) [74] => Array ( [name] => Hard Crop [desc] => Check to enable hard cropping mode. [id] => ar_grid_crop [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [75] => Array ( [name] => Small Post Lists Images [type] => subheading ) [76] => Array ( [name] => Width [desc] => Enter a width for small post list images. [id] => list_small_width [std] => 600 [type] => text ) [77] => Array ( [name] => Height [desc] => Enter a height for small post list images. [id] => list_small_height [std] => 400 [type] => text ) [78] => Array ( [name] => Hard Crop [desc] => Check to enable hard cropping mode. [id] => list_small_crop [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [79] => Array ( [name] => Minifolio Widget Images [type] => subheading ) [80] => Array ( [name] => Width [desc] => Enter a width for minifolio widget images. [id] => mf_width [std] => 600 [type] => text ) [81] => Array ( [name] => Height [desc] => Enter a height for minifolio widget images. [id] => mf_height [std] => 400 [type] => text ) [82] => Array ( [name] => Hard Crop [desc] => Check to enable hard cropping mode. [id] => mf_crop [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [83] => Array ( [name] => Single Post Image [type] => subheading ) [84] => Array ( [name] => Width [desc] => Enter a width for single post featured image. [id] => sng_width [std] => 800 [type] => text ) [85] => Array ( [name] => Height [desc] => Enter a height for single post featured image. [id] => sng_height [std] => 9999 [type] => text ) [86] => Array ( [name] => Hard Crop [desc] => Check to enable hard cropping mode. [id] => sng_crop [type] => checkbox [std] => ) [87] => Array ( [type] => tabbed_end ) [88] => Array ( [type] => wrap_end ) ) News | The Rugby Paper | News and opinion from the Aviva Premiership to the RBS 6 Nations.

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Premiership round 5 teams

Bristol v Saracens Bristol: Williams; Edwards, Tovey, Hurrell, Amesbury; Pisi, Cliff; Traynor, McMillan, Perenise, Phillips, Sorenson, Fisher, Lam (c), Crane Replacements: Crumpton, Bevington, Cortes, Joyce, Eadie, Williams, Jarvis, Wallace Saracens: Wyles; Ellery, Tompkins, Barritt (c), Gallagher; Lozowski, Spencer; M. Vunipola, George, De Plessis, Itoje, Kruis, Wray, Burger, B. Vunipola Replacements: Spurling, Barrington, Figallo, Hamilton, Rhodes, […]

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Van Velze given extended break to recover from concussion

Worcester will be without captain GJ van Velze over the coming weeks as the No.8 goes through the return-to-play concussion protocol. Van Velze has suffered a series of concussions over the last year, with the latest coming in Warriors’ clash against Saracens on the opening day of the season. The captain, who has nine tries […]

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Jeff Probyn: Why we should’ve taken heed of those dinosaurs

Well, who would have believed it? It may have taken more than 25 years but the main protagonist for a move to professional rugby in England has finally come to agree with the dinosaurs of the past. As part of an RFU working group looking at the sustainability of expenditure levels in the community game, […]

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Strong-man Scott Sio wants smooth finish to patchy Australia season

Last Autumn Australia’s powerful prop Scott Sio made no fewer than four Test appearances in a month at Twickenham and as he says himself there will be a large element of ‘coming home’ when the Wallabies line-up against Argentina next week for the first Rugby Championship fixture in England. In fact, it would have been […]

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Philanthropy at heart of Nigel Wray’s vision for Saracens

Nigel Wray’s business empire covers everything from the country’s favourite pizza company to high profile real estate, and he has been happy to sink tens of millions of his fortune into making Saracens the double champions of Europe and the Aviva Premiership. Wray, the Sarries chairman, below, admits some may consider him mad for funding […]

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Shane Williams column: Keep that smile on your face, Keelan!

It has been a tale of three wings this week – the good, the used-to-be-bad and the downright ugly – in Keelan Giles, Tom James and Chris Ashton. Let’s start with the good and the arrival of a potential star on the senior rugby stage in Giles. He was two years old when I made […]

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Peter Jackson: Try the new Premiership game: Spot an Englishman!

When Newcastle and Leicester squared up at Kingston Park last Sunday, they set a record of sorts, one that appeared to pass without a flicker of recognition. The Aviva Premiership made no mention of it. Perhaps they didn’t know or, there again, perhaps they did and realised it contravened the party line that a healthy […]

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Richard Hill appointed England team manager

Eddie Jones has appointed former international Richard Hill as England team manager. Reporting directly to the head coach, the 2003 World Cup winner will take up the new position at England’s training camp in Brighton next week as the team begins their preparation for the autumn internationals. The back-row forward spent his entire playing career […]

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Don’t knock maul, it’s art, says Dai Young

Dai Young, the Wasps director of rugby, believes the driving maul will continue to be a potent try-scoring weapon despite fears that it is dominating the game. Every Premiership game features numerous attempts to score tries using a driving maul after a lineout win and Young’s own team have a useful version of the driving […]

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Nick Cain: Referees must stop favouring All Blacks

All international teams bend the rules in order to accentuate their strengths and hide their weaknesses, it’s just that New Zealand – as in most things rugby – do it much better than most. However, if there is one team that does not, in the words of the immortal Beatles song “need a little help […]

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