He is not quite the finished article. Not the Lord of the Wings, as yet. But Richard Haughton, the new 'Prince' of England, is hoping that very soon he will be able to make his mark in the red rose jersey at the highest level.Sunday, 24 March, 2002, 12:00am
It had all the makings of a Miss Marple mystery. The England team for the March 29-31 Cathay Pacific HongkongBank Sevens was announced by the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union yesterday.
However, England's sevens coach Andrew Harriman knew nothing about the side who will represent the country at the Hong Kong Stadium.22 Mar 1996 - 12:00am
A NATIONAL sevens squad from England stepped on to Hong Kong soil for the first time yesterday.
Since the first tournament in 1976, the English Rugby Football Union had repeatedly turned down invitations to send a full England team to what is regarded as the world's leading sevens tournament.22 Mar 1995 - 12:00am
THEY were the team every other team wanted to avoid - and in the end luck deserted the Irish, who were stuck with them.
The other teams breathed a sigh of relief as the powerful President's Seven squad were grouped with Ireland and Singapore in Pool B.26 Mar 1994 - 12:00am
ENGLAND, who for so long have taken an apathetic view of sevens, made the so-called powers of the southern hemisphere eat humble pie when they were crowned world champions at Murrayfield, Edinburgh yesterday.19 Apr 1993 - 12:00am