Hugh Godwin

Hugh Godwin is the rugby union correspondent of the Independent on Sunday who also writes for The Independent

Louw quick to stir Bath in wake of Burgess exit

Louw was the ideal pep-talker, as a close friend to Burgess, to the extent that they were discussing the Yorkshireman’s controversial switch back to rugby league at length as late as last Sunday

How Henry helped set the Pumas free

World Cup-winning coach opened the door to more expansive game, while joining the former Tri-Nations made Argentina battle-hardened, reports Hugh Godwin

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Where do England go from here?

England's failure was so complete that it poses questions not just about the coach, captain and tactics but the very quality of English rugby