Rugby World – November 2013 edition contents

first_imgEuro stars: Adam Jones, Geoff Parling, Simon Zebo and Tim Visser are on the covers of our Heineken Cup issueRUGBY WORLD’S latest issue is a Heineken Cup special, with every pool covered. There are big-name interviews with Geoff Parling, Adam Jones, Simon Zebo, Tim Visser and Saracens’ Vunipola brothers amongst others. We also take you down memory lane with fantastic pictures from Amlin Challenge Cup finals over the past decade while Stuart Barnes asks whether Clermont Auvergne will finally be crowned European champions.Fab four: Our November coversOn top of all that, England Rugby 2015 chief Debbie Jevans explains how plans are coming together for the World Cup and answers your questions, Stephen Jones analyses whether Australia are suffering a blip in form or are in a permanent slump, and we share some hilarious tales from this summer’s Lions tour. Plus, our grass-roots clubs section is back so you can keep up to date with all the rugby news in your area. This is the full list of contents – and you can find out where to buy your copy here or download our free magazine finder app here.SidelinesSteffon Armitage talks Toulon’s Heineken Cup defence, an Amlin Challenge Cup preview with Sale Sharks coach Bryan Redpath, a wacky conversation with Lions captain Sam Warburton, Simon Amor on his new England Sevens role, a women’s rugby rant, two up-and-coming prospects profiled in Hotshots and moreColumnistsStephen Moore – The Australia hooker looks ahead to their Grand Slam tourMark Evans – What’s the answer to the Euro crisis? Evans gives his viewSchalk Burger – It’s been a tough year for the Springbok flanker, as he explainsSpotlightsTim Visser – The Scotland wing vows that Edinburgh will come out firing in EuropeGareth Steenson – Exeter’s fly-half on the ups and downs of his road to the topNick Williams – The Ulster No 8 cannot wait for another Heineken Cup campaignRhys Patchell – Cardiff Blues’ No 10 is ready to kick on for club and country Club class: our grass-roots section returnsAdvice sectionPro Insight – Kicking tips from Dave AlredFitness – A workout to increase speedPro Playbook – A clever move of Brian Ashton’sMinis – How to work on your gripRegularsRugby focus – It’s back! We bring you all the news from the clubs and schools circuitEssentials – The latest books and products LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Simon Zebo – Munster’s speedster talks rap, racism and running rugbyVunipola Brothers – Saracens have bolstered their pack with Billy joining MakoClermont Auvergne – Chokers or champions? Stuart Barnes looks at their prospectsAmlin Challenge Cup – Iconic images from European finals over the past decadeWorld Cup 2015 – Debbie Jevans pops into the RW offices to talk all things 2015Lions tales – Dice, drinks and daring phone calls on the 2013 Lions tourStephen Jones –Our columnist assesses the Wallabies’ current poor formcenter_img Joining forces: Saracens’ Mako and Billy VunipolaFeaturesGeoff Parling – Meet the two sides of the Leicester lock: the joker in the pack and the fierce competitorAdam Jones – The Ospreys prop has plenty to talk about: scrum laws, moving to France and living with painChris Fusaro – The Glasgow flanker is being tipped as a future Test captain Uncovered – England lock Courtney LawesTour Tale – An embarrassing faux pas…last_img read more