RWC 2015 Kicking Data. And how I’m hopelessly biased.

Also some breakdown data from Ireland vs France. Paul O'Connell did not go quietly into the night...

Who are you, and what have you done with Tom Croft?

Dan Lydiate replaces Tom Croft with Sean O'Brien promoted to the bench. Tom Croft's still in the squad, covering lock as well as blind side, but on tour he's not the same player as that from the 2012/13 season.

Lady Luck, the Lions and Mel Gibson

Australia and the Lions have both had their share of good and bad luck since Saturday morning.

The Single Front Stud Is Back

The single front stud was banned from rugby for over 30 years. Not any more. And both Sean O'Brien and Peter O'Mahony will be wearing the new boot in Ireland's Six Nations game against Wales.