Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson’s column: Ironman’s meteoric rise stands test of time

The eighth World Cup will generate more money than the previous seven. It may even produce a Six Nations winner but it will not come close..

August 27, 2015 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson’s column: Mike Phillips axe gives Gareth Davies a glimpse of redemption

Gareth Davies changed the course of history in Rome on Super Saturday, albeit not in the way he would have wanted – a dropped pass rather..

August 19, 2015

Outsiders Fiji will take a big scalp warns Bob Dwyer

1991 winning coach adamant Fiji will be England or Wales at World Cup.

August 18, 2015

Peter Jackson’s column: TV drops Gareth Edwards… unlike Lions and Wales

Wales never went anywhere without him and neither did the Lions. Just as the unbeatable Joe Calzaghe never lost a world title fight in..

August 14, 2015

Peter Jackson’s column: Winning is same in any language for Michael Cheika

Michael Cheika speaks French, Italian and Arabic. He is also known to be fluent in coarse Anglo-Saxon and looks forward to leaving England..

August 7, 2015

Peter Jackson’s column: Over-load on players so wrong says Larder

George Ford played 32 matches for club and country last season, more than any of his international contemporaries anywhere in Europe. At a..

July 29, 2015

Peter Jackson’s column: Vernon Pugh was right, we’re playing too many Tests

Fifty years ago, Jack Kyle held the record as the world’s most-capped player with 46 matches for Ireland.  It had taken the good doctor..

July 17, 2015

Peter Jackson’s column: Accept it, Gatland’s Law is now a nonsense

Like Mo Farah’s front doorbell when the drug testers came calling, Warren Gatland’s eponymous law has much to answer for. As another..

July 2, 2015

Peter Jackson: When Bill Samuel kept Gareth Edwards from lure of football

The making of Gareth Edwards as a rugby superstar, humble human being and now knight of the realm, would probably never have happened had..

June 26, 2015

Peter Jackson’s column: Signing up Kiwis and Boks mocks the rules

Exactly five years ago this coming Wednesday, in a football stadium where a local boy called Messi used to play, New Zealand beat South..

June 19, 2015
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