Peter Jackson gets over the gain line, behind the headline
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
Some revealing facts can be laid bare today about the once symbiotic relationship between Munster and the drop goal, a weapon that never seemed to fail in the hands of Ronan O’Gara.
Sun, 24 Nov, 2019
Jack Carty stands alone among Irish goalkickers this season with not even Johnny Sexton able to keep him
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
Of all the drop goals in all the world, Johnny Sexton’s is destined to keep flying ever higher on its steep climb towards the heavens.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
Munster’s courageous recapture of Glasgow en route towards reinstating Limerick as Europe’s rugby capital raises a strange question this morning: What ever happened to the drop goal?
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
Fiji 49 Namibia 25
Sat, 10 Sep, 2011
South Africa 31 New Zealand 19
Sat, 01 Aug, 2009
WHEN JONNY Wilkinson kicked his third drop goal in less than an hour during the World Cup semi-final win over France, English fans began dancing in the rain.
Tue, 18 Nov, 2003
SOUTH AFRICA, whose World Cup hopes seem doomed, look certain to turn to 20-year-old Derick Hougaard at flyhalf for their remaining group matches against Georgia and Samoa.
Mon, 20 Oct, 2003
ENGLAND headed for Melbourne last night with their World Cup campaign gathering huge momentum, and red rose supreme Clive Woodward declaring: “I think we are going to get better and better.”
WALLABIES wonderboy Stephen Larkham is about to jump on Jonny Wilkinson’s status as the world’s best fly-half.
Mon, 13 Oct, 2003
THE memory of Connacht rugby player and all-round sports fanatic Dr Joe Costello will be honoured on Friday when a galaxy of sporting stars gather at Galway Golf Club.
Tue, 27 May, 2003
Paul Grayson could resurrect his England career against RBS 6 Nations Championship opponents Scotland next weekend.
Sun, 16 Mar, 2003
Lawrence Dallaglio believes England’s World Cup hopes hinge on their revenge mission against old foes South Africa.
Thu, 23 May, 2002
Saracens moved three places up the Zurich Premiership table to sixth after a 39-25 victory over west London rivals Harlequins.
Sun, 30 Dec, 2001
London Irish winger Justin Bishop is aiming to push himself into the Six Nations frame over the Festive season.
Sat, 22 Dec, 2001
There was a huge win for London Irish in today’s round of Parker Pen Shield matches.
Sun, 28 Oct, 2001
Sale will be hoping for another Jason Robinson wonder show when they target a place in the Premiership play-offs tomorrow.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2001
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