The Islamic State of World Rugby

A guest post from sports writer Marcus Rattsusan

Keep it going

Some fresh angles to help keep the Aaron Smith toilet tale alive for a wee bit longer

Richie McCaw: Thank God he’s not Hitler

We really dodged a bullet when Richie McCaw decided to devote himself to being the best rugby player in the world. Imagine if he’d instead been born in Austria in 1889, taken up painting watercolours, fought in the Great War, and then established the Nazi Party. The rest of the world wouldn’t have stood a chance.