10 years on from his World Cup heroics, should Jonny Wilkinson be called up to the 2013 Lions squad?
The possibility of Jonny Wilkinson joining next month's British and Irish Lions tour of Australia is still alive after the fly-half indicated he would "happily" fly out as a replacement if required.
It has become a familiar refrain but Gary Player's favourite one-liner sprang to mind as Jonny Wilkinson hoisted the most personally-satisfying trophy of his life on Saturday, the 2003 Rugby World Cup included.
Imagine Sam Warburton or Warren Gatland before the Lions kick off against Australia.
Sam Warburton's first act as Lions captain was to tell the coaches that he would not expect to play in the first Test against Australia next month if his form did not merit selection.
Jamie Hosie asks if the selection for the British and Irish Lions side just got tougher.
Winning a Lions Test series is the ultimate challenge but flying out with a fully-fit 37-man tour squad in scintillating form remains almost as tricky an assignment.
Rugby Union: The 2013 British Lions tour gets underway shortly, and Jamie Hosie is on hand to make an early prediction for the first starting 15.
Chris Robshaw has not had the smoothest of months and more turbulence could lie ahead following confirmation that his back-row colleague Tom Wood will captain England on their upcoming tour to Argentina this summer.
If Chris Robshaw had the casting vote he would be part of England's squad touring Argentina this summer.
The road has been long and winding but Bristol’s seven-year exile from the Premiership is finally over. Never in the club’s long and distinguished history has a home defeat been celebrated so raucously. Had the hosts not held a 15-point cushion from the first leg, the last-quarter tension would probably have dislodged tiles from nearby rooftops.
Fiji-born Samu Kerevi and former rugby league player Karmichael Hunt are a chance to make their Test debuts after being included in the Wallabies’ training squad for a three-Test series against England in June.