Whiff of Cordite, the rugby nerd’s blog, dig out all the stats and examine whether Ireland’s win over Australia was the biggest shock ever.
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Gareth Evans takes a look at the average form to date of England in the 2011 Rugby World Cup and how Martin Johnson might turn it around.
Former Leinster & Ireland hooker John Fogarty on Ireland’s chances of beating Australia in Pool C in the Rugby World Cup.
A look at Ireland’s poor form to date in the Rugby World Cup and if they have a chance of beating a very in form Australia side.
Whiff of Cordite looks at the narrow victories achieved by South Africa and England over Wales and Argentina respectively and all that went in between.
Gareth Evans looks ahead to the England v Argentina match and the tactics Martin Jonson’s side will deploy to defeat the Pumas.
A look ahead to the 2011 Rugby World Cup, looking at each of the contenders for the tournament and who can emerge with the trophy. Will New Zealand end 24 years of pain?
Rhys Knott takes a closer look at England’s opening World Cup 2011 match, where they face Argentina.
Ahead of the Rugby World Cup, Gareth Evans looks at the hopes for Martin Johnson’s England side in the tournament and how they might fare.
In the latest from their In From the Side column, Whiff of Cordite look at which players could come in under the radar and make an impact at this World Cup.