Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson: Home-bred Ospreys soar with the eagles

At the height of summer, their players were left to wonder whether they still had jobs to go back to and, if so, who would pay their..

October 17, 2014 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: Thanks so much Roy, whoever you are!

Roy Giddings had been on the WRU Board for so long that when he started Margaret Thatcher had just become the longest-serving British Prime..

October 9, 2014 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: Richard Webster – Man of Iron with knobbled knees  

After nine operations, Richard Webster’s knees are so shot to bits that he cannot run five metres without seizing up.  The surgical..

October 3, 2014

Peter Jackson: Imports are making a mockery of IRB rule

During his time in charge of Wales, Graham Henry took what could be politely described as a cavalier attitude to capping players who had no..

September 24, 2014

Peter Jackson: So sad that Sinbad’s voyage never sailed fair despite its wonderful beginning

On paper it looked like the worst mismatch of all, Jonah Lomu against James Simpson-Daniel. A global superstar of gigantic proportion..

September 17, 2014

Peter Jackson: A friendly settlement? Don’t you believe it

Just about a fortnight ago, the warring Welsh factions were ‘miles away’ from ending their stand-off.    Now that the smoke of..

September 11, 2014

Peter Jackson: Old-time All Blacks stand test of history

They could be found in Auckland on Thursday night sinking some grog and spinning old yarns worthy of the occasion – a Sixties reunion..

September 4, 2014

Peter Jackson: Wales pay price for the pursuit of money

Gareth Edwards achieved many famous things, not least playing 53 consecutive matches for Wales. From start to finish, it took him fully 11..

August 29, 2014

‘Angry-man’ Owen Farrell can fire World Cup success

All Black legend Earle Kirton backs England to go all the way behind their “angry young man”

August 29, 2014

Peter Jackson: It’s time for WRU to stop hiding from the public

Barack Obama gave a presidential news conference at the White House last week, answering some 15 questions on world affairs during a period..

August 21, 2014

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