Rivalry and Respect

My earliest memories of rugby are sitting in the old Thomond Park. I wouldn't be in the stand; I'd be on the pitch with my back to the old cement wall that acted as a partition, tipping sherbet straws into my mouth while watching games. I remember my best friend's dad would bring us, and … Continue reading Rivalry and Respect


Champions Cup: En Route to Perfection 

"To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often".  This phrase encapsulates a mantra all teams live by. Just like Tiger Woods changing his swing when he was World Number 1, a team at their peak must change their game in order to stay on top.  The Heineken Cup ended three seasons … Continue reading Champions Cup: En Route to Perfection