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# james-hook - Monday 13 January, 2020

81-times capped Wales star set to retire from rugby to focus on children's books
# Adaptation
# Adaptation

81-times capped Wales star set to retire from rugby to focus on children's books

Jan 13th 2020, 12:43 PM 12,674 Views 9 Comments

James Hook scored 352 points for his country from his debut in 2006 to his final bow in 2015.

# james-hook - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Welsh international Hook returning home after spells with Perpignan and Gloucester
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Welsh international Hook returning home after spells with Perpignan and Gloucester

Dec 1st 2016, 11:27 AM 6,041 Views 5 Comments

The out-half will be back in the Pro12 from next season.

# james-hook - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Mafi will be 'bouncing' for return leg against Munster - James Hook
# Captain Hook
# Captain Hook

Mafi will be 'bouncing' for return leg against Munster - James Hook

Dec 10th 2013, 11:38 AM 5,934 Views 4 Comments

The Perpignan captain says he has loved his time in France as rumours over new arrivals persist.

# james-hook - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Munster v Perpignan: Three crucial head-to-heads in Limerick
# Key Battles
# Key Battles

Munster v Perpignan: Three crucial head-to-heads in Limerick

Dec 7th 2013, 2:29 PM 3,592 Views 3 Comments

The Top 14 side are without some key men, but still have the potential to upset the Limerick crowd.

# james-hook - Friday 29 November, 2013

Perpignan downed by Clermont ahead of Munster visit
# Rivals
# Rivals

Perpignan downed by Clermont ahead of Munster visit

Nov 29th 2013, 10:59 PM 3,369 Views 1 Comment

The Top 14 side prepared for their trip to Thomond Park with a narrow loss at home.

# james-hook - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Welsh star Charteris tips impressive Leinster to retain Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup

Welsh star Charteris tips impressive Leinster to retain Heineken Cup

May 5th 2012, 2:51 PM 538 Views 0 Comments

The Dragons captain spoke glowingly about Joe Schmidt’s men ahead of this evening’s RaboDirect PRO12 encounter.

# james-hook - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Priestland blow forces change on Gatland
# Game Time
# Game Time

Priestland blow forces change on Gatland

Oct 13th 2011, 10:39 AM 204 Views 0 Comments

Wales have made just one change to their starting XV ahead of Saturday’s World Cup semi against France.

# james-hook - Friday 7 October, 2011

Quarter-final countdown: the view from Wales
# In The Loose
# In The Loose

Quarter-final countdown: the view from Wales

Oct 7th 2011, 8:35 AM 1,022 Views 0 Comments

Curious about how the Welsh view Irish rugby? Look no further: we’ve found a bona fide, valley-dwelling Welsh person to respond to your queries.

# james-hook - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Welsh trio set to feature in Ireland encounter
# Game On
# Game On

Welsh trio set to feature in Ireland encounter

Oct 4th 2011, 1:24 PM 190 Views 0 Comments

James Hook, Shane Williams and Dan Lydiate are all set to win their fitness races for Saturday’s showdown.

# james-hook - Monday 12 September, 2011

Is the ball to blame for off-target World Cup kicking performances?
# Kick And Miss
# Kick And Miss

Is the ball to blame for off-target World Cup kicking performances?

Sep 12th 2011, 1:09 PM 1,376 Views 0 Comments

Goal-kicking has been the biggest talking point over the opening days of the Rugby World Cup and whether or not a new ball is causing problems for some.

Was it over? James Hook says so - but IRB backs ref
# No Flag
# No Flag

Was it over? James Hook says so - but IRB backs ref

Sep 12th 2011, 11:25 AM 860 Views 2 Comments

Wales lost out to defending champions South Africa – and they were denied the points for this penalty. Judge for yourself.

# james-hook - Saturday 13 August, 2011

Test round-up: Wales beat blunt England
# Welsh Pride
# Welsh Pride

Test round-up: Wales beat blunt England

Aug 13th 2011, 4:24 PM 183 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty more action in the world of rugby union on Saturday as preparations continue for the World Cup.

# james-hook - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

LIVE: Declan Kidney announces side for Cardiff trip
# Heave
# Heave

LIVE: Declan Kidney announces side for Cardiff trip

Mar 8th 2011, 12:41 PM 717 Views 0 Comments

Ireland head coach reveals team to take on Wales in the Triple Crown clash on Saturday.