Nick Cain

Nick Cain: A few dickheads can brighten up the game

There is always a danger in professional team sports like rugby that brilliant players who are different – idiosyncratic in their habits,..

November 20, 2014 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain: Andy Farrell can bring Sam Burgess up to speed – at centre

Sam’s the man. Or he could be if Bath and England can get their act together to work out quickly and thoroughly how best to harness Sam..

November 13, 2014 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain talks to Dick Best about England’s best chance of beating South Africa

Dick Best says that South Africa, the big beasts of the world game, are on the hunt. He says that Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer’s side..

November 12, 2014 with 0 Comments

Nick Cain examines the England EPS and asks head coach Stuart Lancaster about his key decisions

Semesa Rokoduguni’s selection in the 33-man England squad announced this week for the autumn internationals could be Stuart Lancaster’s..

November 5, 2014

Nick Cain: So wrong, this gulf in funding for London Welsh

The Premiership is a stacked deck. So stacked that the most slippery of card sharps would consider it a masterpiece of rigging the odds,..

October 30, 2014

Nick Cain talks to Joe Worsley about Bordeaux-Begles, Wasps and England

Joe Worsley had an expertise in rocking opposing teams which is unsurpassed in pro rugby. Worsley was the chop-tackler par excellence, the..

October 23, 2014

Nick Cain: Good luck ‘Coventry Wasps’, the great club I joined is dead

This was the week when Wasps supporters and former players said farewell to their club. The London and home-counties based Wasps of the..

October 23, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: London Welsh may sue Premiership Rugby over giant gap in funding

Exiles to receive a total of around £1.5m while others will receive more than £4m.

October 21, 2014

Nick Cain looks back at the momentous career of ‘Big Ted’ Andrew Sheridan

Andrew Sheridan was the undisputed strong-man of the pro game, and as he went into retirement this week the 34-year-old England and Lions..

October 16, 2014

Nick Cain: Now Stuart Lancaster has a licence to gamble

If Stuart Lancaster sees out his full term as England head coach he will have been in the post for an unprecedented eight years, his tenure..

October 15, 2014

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