It was a cheap shot. They could have quite easily broken my neck.
I think we pretty much dominated the breakdowns. Sure there were times when we got turned over and they got the upper hand, but I think for the most part we were superior.
There are certain parts of his argument you could probably agree with
I still do stand by the fact that I was a bit surprised that nothing ever did come of it [the tackle].
I have to accept there was no malice in it
I truly believed we had a genuine chance of going down to New Zealand and winning the series
Clive was the man who had won a World Cup, he had the experience and I was there to back him up and get across what he wanted to do.
Was I speared? I think so. Slam-dunked is probably the expression which sums it up best
It was the worst moment of my life
I certainly did not gouge him
Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit; wisdom is knowing not to use it in a fruit salad.