There were many causes for debate during Stuart Lancaster’s stint in charge of the England side- but perhaps only second in press popularity to the centre combination was the make-up of the back-row. One of Lancaster’s first moves was to instate Chris Robshaw as captain, and then play him out of position at 7. This […]
The Highs and Lows of Lancaster’s Reign
Following England’s inexplicable exit from this year’s world cup, the finger of blame was wagged profusely towards the direction of Lancaster. Questionable decision making on and off the pitch inevitably made him the scapegoat from a nation severely damaged in pride, eventually leading to his dismissal in early November. However, will the host’s horror show […]
The end of the road for Rog?
Once again the tennis season starts to draw to a close, and the inevitable debate about Roger Federer’s future arises. After a poor start to the year in which he failed to make the semi finals in Roland Garros and a shocking third round knockout against Andreas Seppi in Australia, Federer – now 34 – […]