Friday, October 21st, 2016

Dylan Hartley returns for Northampton

Dylan Hartley returns for Northampton [+]


Wilkinson’s example will help Tuilagi return better than ever

England centre Manu Tuilagi is still yet to hit his peak according to Leicester director of rugby Richard Cockerill who has cited ... [+]

Cockerill backs Tuilagi to return better than ever

England centre Manu Tuilagi is still yet to hit his peak according to Leicester director of rugby Richard Cockerill who has cited ... [+]

Farrell reflects on his stunning comeback game in Toulon

England star Owen Farrell admitted that it was a relief to be back on the field after starring for Saracens in ... [+]

Boost for England as Farrell prepares to return

England head coach Eddie Jones will be boosted by the news fly-half Owen Farrell is pencilled in to make his long-awaited ... [+]


Guirado confident France are ready to bounce back

France finished the 2016 RBS 6 Nations down in fifth place and skipper Guilhem Guirado insists the building blocks are now ... [+]

Trio called in for France training camp

Guy Novès has called up a trio of players to join the French squad for a training camp this week with ... [+]

Parra keeping life simple at Clermont

France scrum-half Morgan Parra admits that he is simply focused on trying to enjoy his rugby rather than on forcing his ... [+]

Tolofua relishing prospect of Saracens move

France hooker Christopher Tolofua is convinced playing for Saracens will help take his game to the next level after joining the ... [+]


Tributes paid to Munster and Ireland legend Anthony Foley

The rugby world has come together in tribute to Anthony Foley after the Ireland and Munster legend's sudden death overnight. [+]

IRFU announce sad passing of Anthony Foley

The Irish Rugby Football Union today announced the sad passing of Munster Rugby head coach, and former player, Anthony Foley. [+]

Trimble hopeful of being back for All Blacks clash

Andrew Trimble admits he is eager to shake off his injury woes as he eyes up a starring role for Ireland ... [+]

Bowe glad to be back in action

Ireland's Tommy Bowe revealed this week fears he had played his last game of rugby following the 2015 Rugby World Cup. ... [+]


Zanni urges experienced Italians to follow Parisse lead

Italy's Alessandro Zanni has called on Italy's experienced players to shoulder the responsibility of developing the squad under boss Conor O'Shea ... [+]

O’Shea has high hopes for improving Italy

Conor O'Shea believes the current crop of Italy players can become the country's greatest-ever side after impressing on their mini-summer tours ... [+]

Festuccia hoping Zebre return leads to international recall

Experienced hooker Carlo Festuccia is determined to earn an Italy recall after his return to Zebre. [+]

Italy’s Haimona makes Bay of Plenty switch

Kelly Haimona insists he learned a lot from his time in Italy, after the Kiwi-born fly-half announced his return to the ... [+]


Hogg reaffirms commitment to Scottish rugby

The 2016 RBS 6 Nations Player of the Championship Stuart Hogg says Glasgow is the only place for him, after reaffirming ... [+]

Weir set to miss Scotland’s Autumn Tests

Scotland stand-off Duncan Weir is set to be absent from the Autumn International programme after suffering a broken jaw while on ... [+]

Watch as Greig Laidlaw takes you into the Scotland changing rooms

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be in an international changing room moments before a huge RBS 6 ... [+]

Bryce eager to follow in Nel’s footsteps as Scotland prop

Converted prop Kevin Bryce admits he could not have asked for a better challenge than competing with Scotland tight-head WP Nel ... [+]


Howley announces Wales squad for autumn internationals

Wales' acting head coach Rob Howley has given Sam Davies and Rory Thornton a boost ahead of the RBS 6 Nations ... [+]

Powell excited to spend time with family

After 17 years in the game Wales' colourful back row Andy Powell is looking forward to spending time with his family ... [+]

Biggar still the main man for Wales says Tandy

Sam Davies and Dan Biggar are fighting for the Ospreys No.10 shirt at the moment but their head coach Steve Tandy ... [+]

Warburton faces race to be fit for the autumn

Wales captain Sam Warburton will undergo surgery on a fractured cheekbone and faces a race to be fit for their Autumn ... [+]

6 nations rugby

Ireland's O'Driscoll cited for stamping Italy flanker

Ireland’s O’Driscoll cited for stamping Italy flanker

Brian O'Driscoll could be named Lions captain again Email Article | | Print Article | Click here for a free ... [+]
Wales' Halfpenny wins Player of the Six Nations

Wales’ Halfpenny wins Player of the Six Nations

Leigh Halfpenny has won 2013 Six Nations 'Player of the Championship' Email Article | | Print Article | Click here ... [+]

Rugby Union

Extremely Rugby semi-final refs confirmed

Man in the centre: Gary Walsh ... [+]

Patchell to come back stronger

Keen make an impression: Rhys Patchell ... [+]

Britain Women U20s beat Africa to claim 3rd

Britain Women U20s secure 3rd after earn ... [+]

Where are they now?: Henson and the IRB Young Gamers of the Year

More happy periods: Gavin Henson receives the award for IRB Young ... [+]


Hayward rings the changes for Wales Under-20s squad

Wales Under-20s head coach Byron Hayward admits his side are wiping the slate clean for this year's Six Nations after coming ... [+]

Walshe makes four changes to England Under-20s Six Nations squad

Head coach Nick Walshe insists it is all systems go for England Under-20s as they bid to defend their Six Nations ... [+]

England Under-20s begin title defence in France

England Under-20s will begin their pursuit of a fourth successive RBS 6 Nations title in France after the fixtures for the ... [+]

Williams sees benefits of Under-20s campaign

Scrum-half Rhodri Williams believes his performances for Wales Under-20s this summer are the driving force behind his early season form for ... [+]

Lineen relishing new Under-20s campaign

Scotland Under-20s head coach Sean Lineen is relishing the chance to cast his eye over the potential stars of tomorrow with ... [+]


Munro gearing up for Scotland’s qualification showdown

Scotland Women's head coach Shade Munro admits he is stopping at nothing to ensure his side book their spot at next ... [+]

England Women award first ever XV-a-side professional contracts in EPS

England Women have geared up for the 2017 Women's Six Nations by naming a 54-strong Elite Player Squad for the 2016/17 campaign, with ... [+]

Bemand expecting improvement from England Women

England women's lead coach Scott Bemand admitted his side had been dealt a shock to the system when they went down ... [+]

Briggs: Ireland will go for broke at home World Cup

Ireland women's captain Niamh Briggs insists there is no way Ireland will be happy with anything less than World Cup victory ... [+]

Tierney impressed by Ireland newcomers

Ireland head coach Tom Tierney believes this year's Women's Six Nations has shown that the future is bright for his country ... [+]

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