By Philip McCready
Britain, it is often said, has a punitive culture that is evident not only in penal sentencing
and governmental policy but within society generally. 675 more words
The Rugby Football Union is currently investigating the alleged homophobic and racial abuse of openly-gay Welsh referee, Nigel Owens, during a recent game between England and New Zealand. 308 more words
Argentina has beaten Australia 21-17 to record their first win in the Rugby Championship at Mendoza in Argentina.
The game was played at a pace in the first few minutes that saw the Aussies push to a 14 point lead curiosity of a Kuridrani try in the opening minutes then a Higginbotham five pointer ten minutes later must have had the Argentinean crowd extremely nervous. 306 more words