July 27, 2014
Rugby on foreign shores
Last night saw me at the Waratahs v Brumbies semi-final and it was a good evening.  I walked up to […]
March 30, 2013
“Judgement Day” proves ironic
Enterprising marketing by the WRU today with a double header match involving all four Welsh regions in the Millennium Stadium. […]
March 24, 2013
Of the spear tackle
I've been going to the Hong Kong Sevens for many years now.  I missed one when Cardiff were progressing through […]
March 16, 2013
Socks - the new holy relic
Well you didn't expect me not to mention it did you?  After a whole month or so of the so […]
March 9, 2013
Not a WAG in site
It's a bit of a blurry photograph, the iPhone is good at many things but telephoto shots are problematic!  It's […]
August 26, 2012
A rugby interlude
A busy but brief visit to Melbourne came to and end today with a morning flight to Auckland.  Even then […]
March 18, 2012
…and we were singing, Hymns and Arias
Well you didn't expect me not to mention it did you?  Yesterday I went down to Cardiff to witness the […]
March 16, 2012
The swerve
On the eve of a Grand Slam match against the French (I will be there, middle tier four rows up […]
October 15, 2010
Hopefully those *******s will ever walk alone
I was at home this evening watching the Cardiff Blues secure, in the very last moment, a critical away loosing […]
May 4, 2009
Winning the final battle loosing the farce
I was witness to a unique event yesterday, namely the first penalty shoot out in Rugby. The Blues (my team) […]
April 18, 2009
Cardiff 50 Gloucester 12
As you may have gathered from the absence of blogs life has been hectic. Deploying multiple iTouch story capture devises […]
March 7, 2009
One down, bring on 2011
I was up early in the morning and started to watch the Rugby World Cup Sevens around 0630 GMT and […]
February 15, 2009
and the Women won too
Well you didn’t expect me not to mention it did you? Three years in succession is no bad thing and […]
March 16, 2008
Seven weeks: Y Gamp Lawn
Well, the subject of today’s blog is probably predictable. Seven weeks ago Wales had not made the quarter finals of […]
March 9, 2008
but we had a tenor ….
I was not looking forward to being away for the Triple Crown match, but as it turned out last night […]