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A Stop at Newtown

Spring has not get touched the tree-covered hills to the east of Elmira, New York, but the Chemung River sparkles in quiet anticipation as it flows between them. 971 more words

Interview - Will Greenwood

From Sedbergh to Sydney to the School of Hard Knocks…

This week, I was lucky enough to interview World Cup winner Will Greenwood and got to talk rugby, School of Hard Knocks and coaching the Barbarians… 279 more words

Ireland playing the magician or becoming attritional?

 

Ireland’s opening match certainly didn’t lack tension but may have been starved of flair. To the naked eye it seemed very much like an arm wrestle between two meat-clad skeletons on either side of the table, neither willing to do anything other than push with brute force to get the win. 1,146 more words

Rugby

Projecting the Home Nations after the Six Nations: England

When Eddie Jones announced his first England squad, I was slightly surprised at the fact that he basically selected the exact same side as Stuart Lancaster had. 922 more words

‘Mohawks Using Race Based Law To Shelter Organized Crime’

‘Police Target Biker-Mohawk Criminal Organization’

“The ‘Surete du Quebec’ say nearly 60 arrests were made Wednesday morning, targeting biker gangs and what they’re calling ‘aboriginal organized crime outfits’, on charges of selling contraband tobacco, drugs, and money laundering.  4,838 more words

Government Cowardice

‘Mohawks Using Race Based Law To Shelter Organized Crime’

‘Police Target Biker-Mohawk Criminal Organization’

“The ‘Surete du Quebec’ say nearly 60 arrests were made Wednesday morning, targeting biker gangs and what they’re calling ‘aboriginal organized crime outfits’, on charges of selling contraband tobacco, drugs, and money laundering.  4,839 more words

Reserves

Ability to Absurdity, and then Redemption?

It’s a story as old as sport itself; talent tainted with treachery. A gifted individual with a fatal flaw. The tragedy of sport is never ending and unpredictable. 714 more words

Rugby