Sam Warburton posts throwback to when a paper labelled him a paedophile

Either the editor had a sick sense of humour … or someone didn’t check the pages before they went to print back in 2012.

It’s good that Sam Warburton can laugh about this unfortunately placed headline!


#ThrowbackThursday to when I carried the Olympic Torch. Unfortunate headline. Any press is good press ?

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LIST | 5 of the best rugby misprints in history

Here at RUCK, we know the embarrassment a typo spotted by our eagle-eyed readers can cause. However, nobody is exempt, so the best thing we can do is look back and laugh.

1. Petrus du Plessis

This one from 2016 does make us laugh. Would have been well deserved if he wasn’t from South Africa.