Six Nations

Ireland and the World Cup (by the French, Italian Coach!)

As well as bigging up the Italians, Pierre Berbizier urged Eddie O’Sullivan’s men to think bigger and grander than the Six Nations. Berbizier believes Ireland can achieve even more than the Grand Slam. “I think Ireland can be outsiders for the World Cup,” he says. “They are a very strong team with good spirit. They… Read more »

Don’t write off England

Brian O’Driscoll believes it would be crazy to write off the current World Champions (England) in this years Six Nations, paricularly if Englands most famous injury (Jonny Wilkinson) recovers. O’Driscoll said: “It’s been so hard for Wilko. He’s had three and a half years of injuries. “I’d like to think that even now he has… Read more »

Italy Up and Coming?

The Italian coach reckons that this time they may make a more significant impact on the Six Nations. His biggest concern is getting his team to last 80 minutes! (after falling off the pace at the end of most games last season we can understand that!). “Certainly I can’t say my team have a chance… Read more »