The IRFU, Paddy Power and a whole lot of cash

How the IRFU use a bookmaker to mitigate the financial risk of winning the Rugby World Cup. For the Irish Times.

Rugby (in)justice

Are high profile teams being given an easy ride? And a few words on the TMO.

No rest for weary Tier Two nations

Rugby World Cup scheduling, and the Irishman who's the Wallaby rugby analyst

Podcast: Rugby Culture with Ross O’Carroll Kelly

A visit to the Off Topic podcast at the Irish Times

Suspected Concussion Stats from the Ulster Bank League

On amateur concussion stats, or the lack of them, and how they compare to the professionals.

What do World Rankings really mean?

Golf, rugby, tennis, soccer and a bit of chess.