Robert Kitson

Robert Kitson has been The Guardian’s rugby union correspondent since 1999. He has reported on eight Rugby World Cups, six British & Irish Lions tours and almost 400 Tests worldwide and has also covered numerous other sports in a sportswriting career spanning nearly 40 years. His most recent book, Exe Men: The Extraordinary Rise of Exeter Chiefs, was named Rugby Book of the Year at the 2021 Telegraph Sports Book Awards.