Average rugby player; shrewd judge of a pie and glass of shiraz!
- Member Since:
- September 2009
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- Favourite Sporting Team:
- Qld Reds, Wallabies & Lithgow Shamrocks.
- Favourite Sports:
- Cricket, Rugby,
Harry Jones’ recent article about the better number 8s getting, or who have gone, around in world rugby left me pondering questions like how much the Wallabies really miss Wycliff Palu and who should be first choice Wallaby number 8 on the northern hemisphere tour? I delved deeper into my own questions and referred to […]
If my information is correct, Michael Hawker will name his former 1984 Grand Slam Wallaby team mate Bill Calcraft as the CEO of the Australian Rugby Union at a press conference at 2pm today. For those of you who are asking Bill who, here is a little background on the man. William Joseph Calcraft is […]
I have learnt through credible confidential sources there is an ARU board member and members of the broader Australian rugby community, who have influence on such matters, who do not support Robbie Deans continuing as Wallabies coach into 2013. This is despite Australian Rugby Union Chairman Michael Hawker stating there was “very little chance” of […]
During the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand Robbie Deans and Quade Cooper found themselves sitting at the window of a coffee shop across from their hotel in Wellington having a ‘chat’. While not privy to that conversation I would suggest it would have been about rugby, tactics and perhaps growing up in New […]
A wise man once told me that all solutions to your problems are often hidden in plain sight. The same man also told me we are often the architects of our own demise and only upon reflection does one realize the opportunity lost by failing to see what simply ‘is’ and the undeniable beauty of […]
When considering the recent Wallaby victory at Twickenham, one gets the sense Wallaby coach Robbie Deans and his team may have had a heart-to-heart leading up to the now famous win over the old enemy. Not the regular coach’s address and the ‘time to pull up your socks’ styled motivational moment that would have been […]