Keith Wood

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Jonah Lomu of New Zealand is tackled by Shane Horgan and Brian O’Driscoll of Ireland at Lansdowne Road in 2001. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

“Ireland is a pretty significant place for me having played my first Test here . . . ” – Richie McCaw, New Zealand captainOne hundred and twenty two T(...)

Gary Longwell of Ireland gets up close and personal in Timaru in 2002

When you retire from sport, you look back. It’s only natural. You look back on what you achieved, of course, but you can’t help also looking back at w(...)

Warren Gatland, left, has voiced his disapproval of the criticism levelled at his Lions’ selections and tactics by Keith Wood, right, who was his  skipper when  the New Zealander  was at the Ireland helm. Photograph: Andrew Paton/Inpho

In the week when old wounds between Alex Ferguson and Roy Keane were re-opened following revelations in the former’s biography and Keane’s response a(...)

 Brian O’Driscoll (L) touches teammate Leigh Halfpenny, after he failed to kick a penalty at the end of the second test match in Melbourne. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters

Former Ireland captain Keith Wood believes Warren Gatland has “made a terrible mistake” by leaving Brian O’Driscoll out of the British and Irish Lions(...)

Anchor man John Inverdale makes a great audience for John McEnroe as dusk falls on the All England club during Wimbledon fortnight. Photograph: PA

It’s less wild, not as much a force of nature, but it is England’s All-Ireland hurling final. It’s their Super Bowl. Their running the bulls in Pamplo(...)

Lions captain Willie John McBride (right) looks on as then leader of the opposition Edward Heath strokes lion cub “Fiji”, given to the Lions on their arrival at Heathrow after the famous (and infamous) tour to South Africa in 1974.

Willie John McBride stood in his underpants and surveyed the scene. The wreckage of his hotel lobby lay all around, with pieces of tables, bits of ch(...)

Former Ireland hooker and captain Keith Wood.

Former Irish captain Keith Wood was part of a four-man panel that conducted interviews for the position of Irish coach. Wood, who handed the ca(...)

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