Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson column: Irish get set for Storm Gatland to blast Dublin

The deep depression hanging over Ireland has nothing to do with Storm Gertrude and everything to do with Wales landing in Dublin this..

February 5, 2016 with 0 Comments

Six Nations veto bonus points bid as ‘unfair’

The Six Nations have renewed their policy against bonus points despite a rising clamour for their introduction. Their decision to stick..

January 26, 2016 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: Star-maker Elis Wyn Williams earnt place amid the greats

In the Pantheon of scrum-halves, Welsh names are embossed in gold, spanning the decades from the tragic Dicky Owen to the knighted Gareth..

January 21, 2016

Peter Jackson column: Friday fun and games is strictly for Wales

Friday night fever of the virulent Six Nations kind will break out again in Cardiff next month. France in Round Three on the last Friday of..

January 15, 2016

Wales stars in exile face All Blacks’ tour axe

Wales face the prospect of confronting the All Blacks this summer without four of their World Cup players. The first victims of the Welsh..

January 12, 2016

Peter Jackson column: Craig Joubert and Rupert Murdoch make it a year to remember

Half a century from now, when Georgia win the Ten Nations and two clubs from Mars replace the Italians in the Pro 12, history will have..

January 1, 2016

Peter Jackson: Out for the count, Europe’s big three

There have been six multiple winners of what is now known as the Champions’ Cup and two have gone already, counted out with indecent..

December 31, 2015

Peter Jackson column: BBC snub lets bigots back into the game

On their biennial visit to Cardiff over three decades from the early Sixties, England played the role of the compliant guest to perfection...

December 17, 2015

Peter Jackson column: Foreign legion encamps at No.8

England, Ireland, Italy and Scotland are in the process of acquiring No.8’s from the Southern Hemisphere for the New Year. France have..

December 11, 2015

Peter Jackson column: Is George North’s new deal really such a delight?

George North proclaims himself “massively delighted” to be extending his stay at Northampton beyond this season. Head coach Jim..

December 4, 2015

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