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TIME TO SAY GOODBYE 2019 - #2 Schalk Burger

By Darraghgirl
August 15 2019

I think it is fair to say that when Schalk Burger joined Saracens in 2016, his arrival was not universally wel... More >

TIME TO SAY GOODBYE 2019 - #1 Marcello Bosch

August 5 2019

Marcello Bosch will for me always be remembered for “That Kick”. Easter Sunday, 5th April 2015, in Colombes, a rather dingy Pari... More >

THE FRENCH ADVENTURES OF PHILEAS BARDELL: PART 2 - BORDEAUX

July 31 2019

I have a colleague at work form Bordeaux and she is constantly telling me how nice it is, so I sacrificed our end of season game at Worceste... More >

THE ADVENTURES OF PHILEAS BARDELL: PART 1 - PARIS

July 25 2019

Having thoroughly enjoyed quite a few trips to France watching Sarries over the past few years, I decided it might be worth going across to ... More >

END OF SEASON POLL - THE RESULTS #2

July 21 2019

So here it is - Part 2 of our End of Season Poll.  ... More >

END OF SEASON POLL - THE RESULTS # 1

July 14 2019

  The votes are all in – they have been independently verified and counted and we can now publish the results of the most eagerly... More >

WHY I WAS A HOOKER: PART 3

July 8 2019

  This final part of the rugby trilogy should be called The Game Against Varoomshka.       After Sandhurst, I was separa... More >

WHY I WAS A HOOKER: PART 2

July 1 2019

  With an undistinguished rugby career, one route into a good medical school was closed to me.  In those days the Hospitals Cup wa... More >

WHY I WAS A HOOKER - PART 1

June 18 2019

Aged eight, just, I found myself at boarding school. On the first Saturday we had games afternoon. It was a school of 78 boarding pupils, an... More >

END OF SEASON POLL 2018-19

June 12 2019

  It’s that time of year again – The end of Season Poll   Everyone is invited to contribute – send your nomin... More >