England's 2015 Rugby World Campaign Goes From Bad To Worse

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 02.06.2015 | UK Sport

England's World Cup hopes have taken a further knock with the arrest of one of their star players. Fly-half Danny Cipriani has been arrested on sus...

The Barbarians Are in Town

Emma Thurston | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Sport
Emma Thurston

The Barbarians is time honoured tradition and one that every player of any age or stage in their career hopes to be a part of. From World Cup Winners to British and Irish Lions' legends, running out for Barbarians is on the to do list for every single player in the world of rugby and only a few are fortunate enough to receive the call up and wear the black and white hoops.

Danny Boy Will Be Back For England

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Sport

Danny Cipriani is set to make his first appearance in an England squad since 2008 when head coach Stuart Lancaster names the players selected for next...

Us & Them: Some Lessons From the Ancient Greeks

Llewelyn Morgan | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Llewelyn Morgan

What are we? English? Welsh? British? Are we bothered? Most of the time our "identity", national, religious or whatever, probably isn't at the top of our list of concerns. But sometimes circumstances come along which make us less secure in ourselves, less able to take our place in the world quite so much for granted.

Remembering Mervyn Davies, Greatest of the Great Eights

Scott Jordan Harris | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Sport
Scott Jordan Harris

Mervyn Davies--a crucial member of the two finest rugby teams ever assembled, the 1971 and 1974 British Lions, and of the all-time XV of any rugby fan with sense--has died of cancer. To the special men who played with him in those legendary Lions sides, his death was not a surprise.