365 Project – Day 360

Saturday Rugby. Once again we had proper Saturday afternoon rugby at the Recreation Ground this afternoon and very good it was too. Saturday afternoon is the traditional time for rugby matches but now that everything is the slave of the television rights holders we dance to their tune; so we now have Friday evening matches,…

365 Project – Day 331

Slammin’ Sam. At last, after about nine months waiting, we finally got to see ‘Slammin’ Sam Burgess run out for Bath Rugby. This is BIG news, at least in Bath. Sam Burgess is the latest in a line of players to switch code from Rugby League to Rugby Union. It was a great coup when…