A Study in Failure

Far more important than the politics of the various rugby teams I’ve been supporting is the fact that I’ve managed to watch five of the six quarter- and semi-finals, and in all five the team I’ve been supporting has lost: Ireland against France, Scotland against Australia, Wales against England, New Zealand against Australia and France against England. (And weren’t France disappointing.) I wanted New Zealand to beat South Africa, but that game was only on ITV2, which isn’t on my telly.

Australian supporters will therefore be pleased to learn that I shall finally be gunning for England next Saturday…

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