Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson: Limited space? All Blacks find acres of it

One day last February after an unusually turgid round of Six Nations matches, Warren Gatland made a few observations of a strictly..

October 21, 2016 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: RPA must act over this concussion blackout

Gerry Gilpin and Ben Herring are poles apart – the former on the outer rim of Western Europe in Belfast, the other on the way to..

October 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: Tom Prydie return has reminded us of fame’s fickle nature

Tom Prydie came out of the shadows on Friday night after the longest ten months of his turbulent rugby life. As reintroductions go it may..

October 7, 2016

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..

September 29, 2016

Peter Jackson column: The Cardiff flier forced to abandon his dream

Billy Boston now has a life-sized statue of his very own in Wigan, a bronze creation for which the town clubbed together to raise £90,000...

September 15, 2016

Lions set for biggest pay-day in their history

The Lions stand to make as much as £80,000-a-man in New Zealand next year if they beat the All Blacks for the first time since 1971. They..

September 14, 2016

Peter Jackson column: Solution is needed to get Ospreys flying again

According to people who know about these things, the last confirmed flight of an Osprey over Wales took place some 12 years ago. The Royal..

September 8, 2016

Lions tour schedule crazy says hero Fran Cotton

The Lions schedule in New Zealand next year has been condemned as ‘crazy’ by the only Englishman to win a Test series as both player..

September 7, 2016

Peter Jackson column: Connacht haven’t lost hunger to retain title

Even when the whole of Galway let its collective hair down for days and nights on end, John Muldoon never lost sight of the next goal. The..

September 1, 2016

Peter Jackson: Jamie Cudmore’s crusade to curb risk of concussion

Jamie Cudmore has hurled himself into a crusade this season on behalf of rugby players all over Europe, to raise millions for the proper..

August 25, 2016