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Ireland – Grand Slam Winners 2009

The Ireland class of 2009 became only the second from the Emerald Isle to claim a European clean sweep of rugby on Saturday, beating Wales 17-15 in Cardiff for the first Irish Grand Slam since 1948, courtesy of Ronan O’Gara’s (Wearing his Adidas Predator powerswerve rugby boots) … Continue reading

Six Nations 2009: Wales vs England

Wales held off a much improved England side to record their second consecutive Six Nations victory of the season, running out eventual 23-15 winners at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday. It was meant to be a cakewalk for Wales, but England had different ideas, very different ideas. … Continue reading

2009 Six Nations England Rugby Squad Announced

Today saw the announcement of England manager Martin Johnson’s elite squad for the forthcoming RBS Six Nations. After a disappointing series of Autumn Tests, this selection was hugely anticipated by England fans and should provide us with some insight into the intended direction of Johnson’s England.   … Continue reading