Jul 21, 2014
The evolution of the rugby ball
When and why did "footballs" take their distinctive oval and round shapes?
Jul 17, 2014
Saint-Andre's sorry record
How does Philippe Saint-Andre's coaching record with France compare with his recent predecessors'?
Jul 16, 2014
The World Cup debutants
When was the last time there was a "new" qualifier for RWC Finals tournaments?
Jul 14, 2014
The original New Zealand tourists
How many games did the New Zealand Native team play altogether on their worldwide tour of 1888-89?
Jul 8, 2014
A rare scoreless rugby draw
Has there ever been a scoreless draw between Tier One Nations, and if so, when?
Jul 7, 2014
A low-scoring affair
When was the last time (before Australia 6-0 France) tier-one nations played such a low-scoring Test?
Jul 3, 2014
That winning feeling
Where does Steve Hansen sit on the list of all-time Test coaches by percentage win ratio?
Jul 2, 2014
The ever-present second-rows
How many times have Bakkies Botha and Victor Matfield started together in Tests for South Africa?
Jun 17, 2014
The ambiguous debut
I thought Bill Beaumont's first cap was as a replacement for Roger Uttley, but records seem to credit his debut as a run-on game?
Jun 6, 2014
Jonny's vital statistics
How many matches and points has Jonny Wilkinson played/accumulated in league and European club rugby?
Jun 1, 2014
Make mine a double
Thanks to Jonny Wilkinson, Toulon retained the Heineken Cup. Has any other team ever done this?
May 30, 2014
As they prepare for their final weeks of their professional rugby careers, when did Steve Borthwick and Jonny Wilkinson first play together?
May 26, 2014
The birth of French rugby
How were the French introduced to rugby and when did it become established in the south of the country?
May 21, 2014
The luck of the Irish
What's Munster's overall Heineken Cup record and how far did they progress season-by season?
May 20, 2014
An unwanted record
Has any side finished the English top-flight with a worse record than Worcester's this year?
May 17, 2014
Getting that added cover
When was the replacements bench for Tests increased from six to seven?
May 13, 2014
War halts French comeback
Was a Five Nations fixture list published for the aborted 1939-40 season? I'd be interested to see how it was planned to bring France back
May 8, 2014
The game that never was
I have a programme for a match at Vicarage Road between Saracens and Richmond dated August 31 1997. Why does no record of that match seem to exist?