All Blacks looking for qualification loophole?
November 7, 1999
New Zealand Rugby Union Chairman Rob Fisher has caused consternation in New Zealand by suggesting that his Board may seek to exploit a loophole in the regulations re qualification for World Cup 2003.
Proposals to remove promotion and relegation from the Aviva Premiership would be for the good of the game overall, argues John Taylor
Ireland have the world sitting up and taking notice - and rugby's structure in Europe will aid their Rugby World Cup bid, writes John Mitchell
Where does Italy's win over Scotland rank among their successes in the Six Nations? Scrum Sevens investigates
The tone was set early on in Dublin as a more clinical Ireland made England pay. All is not lost, however, argues Phil Vickery