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My Life in Rugby

The My Life in Rugby column

My Life in Rugby: Former Nottingham and Saracens back Tim Streather

The ex-Sarries centre talks about how back and knee injury proved an obstacle too difficult to overcome

September 8, 2018

My Life in Rugby: Bruce Reihana – former All Blacks, Chiefs and Northampton back

Now skills coach at Bristol Bears

July 20, 2018

My Life in Rugby: Junior Fatialofa – Former Cornish Pirates, Exeter and Bristol centre

One of my earliest rugby memories was watching Western Samoa, captained by my Uncle Peter, beat Wales at the 1991 World Cup. At the time,..

June 29, 2018

My Life in Rugby: Former England and Wasps lock Tom Palmer

My 19-year, 450-game professional career began in 1998 with Leeds Tykes, who were then playing in the Allied Dunbar Premiership 2. I was..

May 5, 2018

My Life in Rugby: Neil Mason – former Moseley and Worcester flanker

As a competitive back-row forward, there is always going to be a thin line between being on the right or wrong side of the law. The..

September 26, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Garath Archer – former Newcastle, Bristol and England lock

Despite the fact my dad played on the wing for Gosforth when they were in their hey-day in the 70s, I wasn’t keen on rugby when he took..

September 19, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Jamie Noon – former England, Newcaslte and Brive centre

Scoring a hat-trick against Scotland in my first Six Nations campaign – I think I was the first England player to do so in a quarter of a..

September 12, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Gavin Cattle – Cornish Pirates legend

I always thought of myself as more of a game manager rather than a game changer, feeding off the good work of others around me and getting..

August 22, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Jan Webster – former England and Barbarians scrum-half

After all these years, I’d like to put the record straight – I did not decline to play over in Ireland at the height of the..

August 15, 2017

My Life in Rugby: Andy Saull – former Saracens, Newcastle and Yorkshire Carnegie flanker

Running out first in front of an 80,000-plus world record crowd at Wembley to mark my 100th appearance for Saracens was a moment in my..

August 8, 2017

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