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Harry Jones

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"Never confuse motion with action."

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August 2013
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Who should you support in Bledisloe 3 if you can’t tell an Aussie from a Kiwi?

Who should you support in Bledisloe 3 if you can't tell an Aussie from a Kiwi?

18 hours ago

I cannot really distinguish a Kiwi from an Aussie when they are not playing rugby.

Team of the Rugby Championship: battle for each position

Team of the Rugby Championship: battle for each position

6 days ago

With the dust having settled on another All Black-won Rugby Championship, perhaps we have enough space and time to reflect on the most consistently influential performers by position.

Finding new ways to lose at Newlands: A rivalry resurrected

Finding new ways to lose at Newlands: A rivalry resurrected

12 Oct 2017

South Africa’s bid to host a second Rugby World Cup omits its spiritual home – the cramped, creaky, cacophonous old stadium called Newlands.

Another idea to save Australian rugby union: Bring back the fisticuffs

Another idea to save Australian rugby union: Bring back the fisticuffs

26 Sep 2017

I was at a top 14 rugby clash recently and saw two big opposing locks square off, off the ball, and have an uninterrupted 30-second boxing fight.

Kissing your sister or mine: Why rugby needs to do away with the drawn Test

Kissing your sister or mine: Why rugby needs to do away with the drawn Test

11 Sep 2017

The adage that a draw is like ‘kissing your sister’ is attributed to US Navy football coach Eddie Erdelatz.

False dawns: The Wallabies’ two incredible halves and the Boks’ win streak

False dawns: The Wallabies' two incredible halves and the Boks' win streak

31 Aug 2017

Whose dawn is more false: two halves of perfect rugby against the best in the world that ended in two losses, or five wins with 35 points a game against uninterested foes?