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.

NewsThe Rugby Paper News and opinion from the Aviva Premiership to the RBS 6 Nations.

THE OFFICIAL AVIVA PREMIERSHIP MAGAZINE

The Official Aviva Premiership rugby magazine captures all the excitement of the current Premiership Rugby season and profiles all of the key players, with exclusive access to sporting heroes past and present. Combined with in-depth team profiles, plus interviews and opinions from the world’s best known rugby personalities, the Magazine has detailed stats and facts, […]

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Dream Team: Brendon O’Connor – Leicester flanker

1. Tony Woodcock – I played with him at the Blues and he’s a great player. So much so that he picked up over 100 caps for the All Blacks and scored in the 2011 World Cup final. 2. Keven Mealamu – Never one to grab the headlines but what a great leader he was. […]

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Young Gun: Will Butler – England U20s centre

Will Butler faced a race against the clock to be fit for the Six Nations but he is now looking to pick up where he left off in October. The Worcester centre suffered a shoulder injury that required surgery while making his first team debut in the Challenge Cup against Enisei in Moscow. But after […]

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Te’o to make first England start against Italy

Ben Te’o will make his first England start against Italy in the third round of the Six Nations outside Owen Farrell who will win his 50 Test cap. The Worcester centre is one of four changes to the starting XV made by Eddie Jones with Danny Care, Jonny May and James Haskell named at scrum-half, […]

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Jeff Probyn: ‘Periodisation’ is a training concept from years back

With the first break in the Six Nations upon us, it gives the chance to look back at what is the most exciting contest we have had for a while. Ireland’s unexpected loss to Scotland in the first week certainly galvanised them into action last week as they ripped poor Italy apart with a display […]

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Brendan Gallagher remembers the 1977 Lions tour

History has not been kind to the 1977 Lions and, coming after the triumphs of 1971 and 1974, they were, perhaps, on a hiding to nothing but 40 years on its still hard see how a team with such a dominant Test pack could contrive to lose the series 3-1. It wasn’t a lucky tour […]

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Chris Cracknell battling to avoid the scrapheap

Former Fiji 7s coach Chris Cracknell fears he may have to quit rugby after failing to find work following last August’s stunning Olympics triumph. In tandem with Ben Ryan, ex-England 7s star Cracknell steered the flying Fijians to their proudest rugby moment in Rio. But despite a CV that includes working with England’s 15-a-side women, […]

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Room 101: Billy Burns – Gloucester scrum-half

1. Hoovering My girlfriend may disagree but I like to think I do my fair share of tidying up. One thing I absolutely hate though is hoovering, it gives me a bad back and it’s as boring as hell. Obviously being a Gloucester player it would be wrong of me to own a Dyson, one […]

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Mercer to captain England U20s against Italy

Bath teenage sensation No.8 Zach Mercer will captain England U20s against Italy as they chase their third win of the tournament. Mercer, who is enjoying a breakthrough season in the Premiership for the West Country, takes over from Ben Earl who suffered a tournament-ending knee injury against Wales. The starting XV shows eight changes with […]

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Steve Diamond hit with six-week ban

Steve Diamond has been banned for six weeks for verbally abusing the match officials after Sale’s Anglo-Welsh Cup game against Harlequins on February 3. Diamond, who pleaded guilty, will serve three of those weeks immediately and the remaining three weeks will be suspended until the end of the 2019 season. In addition, Diamond has been […]

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JJ dropped by England 

England have dropped Jonathan Joseph ahead of their Six Nations clash against Italy at Twickenham on Sunday. Eddie Jones has retained 24 players ahead of the team announcement on Friday and there is no room for the Bath outside centre who is set to be replaced by Wasps’ Elliot Daly. Anthony Watson is fit again […]

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