Nick Cain

Articles from RugbyPaper columnist Nick Cain.

Cain column: Eddie won’t hang about if England flop again

Nick Cain gives his thoughts about England renewing Eddie Jones' contract and including a get-out clause should the team disappoint in

January 24, 2018

Cain column: Oh, for the leadership of Lawrence and Johnno

Nick Cain examines the validity of Eddie Jones claiming English rugby lacks depth in leaders

December 22, 2017

Cain column: Chatty refs have aided the growth of dissent

By Nick Cain Dissent is an evil genie that was always going to escape from the bottle when Rugby Union referees began to engage players in..

November 30, 2017

Cain column: It’s a mad, mad world as Laporte bashes Bill

By Nick Cain THE international administration of Rugby Union was left embarrassed and in abject disarray on Wednesday in London when the..

November 22, 2017

Cain column: Eddie’s tunnel vision over Dylan Hartley is harmful

Nick Cain writes his opinion on how the England head coach has set a precedent that risks locking him in

November 16, 2017

Cain column: World Cup vote would save Springboks from disaster

(Photo: Getty Images) By Nick Cain With South African rugby on the road to the cliff-edge, the Rugby World Cup board have offered it an..

November 8, 2017

Cain column: NFL ‘partnership’ will be far from friendly

Nick Cain examines the NFL's growing access to the European market which has seen two matches played at Twickenham this autumn

November 1, 2017

Cain column: Gatland scorched by heat in Lions kitchen

Nick Cain looks at whether being head coach of the British & Irish Lions is more trouble than it's worth given the levels of scrutiny

October 26, 2017

Cain column: ‘Teflon Rob’ could have done so much more

By Nick Cain ROB Andrew’s reputation as the Teflon man of English rugby may have taken a knock when he was sacked as the RFU’s..

October 18, 2017

Cain column: Kyle Sinckler can consider himself lucky as inconsistency in bans perpetuate

By Nick Cain KYLE Sinckler can consider himself fortunate to get off with a seven-week ban after making contact with Northampton lock..

October 11, 2017

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