Category: Steve Borthwick

Hearts & Minds

While any Irish supporter who was expecting an easy win over England on Saturday because of their second-half collapse against France the previous week will have been disappointed, Ireland having to fight to clinch a Grand Slam was a much more pleasing outcome, even if it was difficult viewing live. A walkover would have felt … Continue reading Hearts & Minds

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The Decider

After a tumultuous couple of years characterised by mixed performances, an unclear game plan and Eddie Jones making it his business to spar with the media at every available opportunity, the RFU decided to part ways with the controversial Australian, and turned to his long-serving assistant to steady the ship. An opening round defeat to … Continue reading The Decider