Rugby News

Premiership clubs could be bust by Christmas without fans at games, says Exeter Chiefs owner
11/08/2020 08:27 by Independent
Tony Rowe reveales the Premiership leaders were losing £1m a month during lockdown and need fans to..
Northampton Saints' Tom Wood had a HORRIFIC health scare in July but is now on the road to recovery
11/08/2020 01:15 by DailyMail
INTERVIEW BY WILL KELLEHER: Forget his 'Rambo' nickname - Tom Wood might be better called 'Lazarus' ..
Paul Casey becomes latest Englishman to suffer major pain as Collin Morikawa clinches US Open win
11/08/2020 00:01 by DailyMail
INTERVIEW: Forget his 'Rambo' nickname - Tom Wood might be better called 'Lazarus' after recovering ..
Super AU R6: Mourning Reds 'mindset' still a work in progress
10/08/2020 07:04 by ESPN
Brad Thorn didn't want to judge his Reds side too severely after Saturday's loss to the Waratahs bec..
Robertson's shadow hovers over Foster after Crusaders' Aotearoa triumph
10/08/2020 02:27 by ESPN
There is no break dancing, yet. But while Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has put his moves on hold ..
NRL to consider tougher Covid sanctions after Tevita Pangai Jr's barbershop visit
10/08/2020 00:39 by TheGuardian
Broncos player the latest high-profile player to breach rules‘We’re not going to tolerate it,’..
RUGBY LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Regan Grace steals show as St Helens destroy Leeds
09/08/2020 22:53 by DailyMail
SUPER LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Regan Grace scored a spectacular hat-trick of tries as champions St Helens ro..
CHRIS FOY: The Premiership's renewed title race makes it worth the wait
09/08/2020 21:56 by DailyMail
CHRIS FOY - WORLD OF RUGBY: It has been a long and tedious wait, but the Premiership finally bursts ..
Super League roundup: St Helens thrash Leeds to keep heat on Wigan
09/08/2020 19:31 by TheGuardian
Regan Grace masterclass drives 48-0 maulingSalford beat Hull, Wigan see off WakefieldRegan Grace sco..
Jones vows to pick Saracens stars despite relegation
09/08/2020 18:38 by ESPN
England head coach Eddie Jones has said he will continue to pick players from Saracens despite their..
Three men injured after alleged stabbing at rugby league game in western Sydney
09/08/2020 10:38 by TheGuardian
Police allege a kitchen knife was used in brawl at under 20s community game between Wentworthville M..
Eddie Jones sees 'no reason' not to select Saracens players when they're playing in Championship
09/08/2020 09:10 by Independent
England captain Owen Farrell will be one of many players from Jones's squad who will drop down to th..
Scouting report: what talent-spotters are looking for in young hopefuls | Tanya Aldred
09/08/2020 07:00 by TheGuardian
Scouts from the worlds of diving, football, netball and rugby league outline what they seek in the s..
NRL: Cronulla Sharks v Parramatta Eels – live!
09/08/2020 05:59 by TheGuardian
Updates from the round 13 game at Jubilee StadiumAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 6.59am BST..
Israel Folau declines to take a knee for second successive week before inspiring Catalans win
08/08/2020 21:54 by DailyMail
Israel Folau was among five Super League players who refused to take a knee during Saturday's double..
Bill Sweeney reflects on 'the most challenging time in my career' as RFU chief talks coronavirus
08/08/2020 21:52 by DailyMail
EXCLUSIVE: Rugby's administrators usually keep out of the spotlight but Sweeney's name has been a re..
MIKE BROWN: New rules, showers in the car park and rising stars... rugby is back and I can't wait! 
08/08/2020 21:32 by DailyMail
MIKE BROWN: It has been a long wait but rugby is finally back.  There were times when I doubted thi..
Folau inspires stirring Catalans comeback to sink Castleford
08/08/2020 17:40 by TheGuardian
Castleford 14-40 CatalansControversial Australian takes Super League centre stage againThe Super Lea..
'They will go to hell and back': a taste of Super League-style fitness training | Aaron Bower
08/08/2020 09:00 by TheGuardian
A single session with a Super League fitness coach sheds light on how demanding the restart is going..
Billy Vunipola opens up on broken relationship with brother Mako after realising his 'head was in the clouds'
08/08/2020 06:16 by Independent
Saracens forward has also spoken with England teammates during lockdown after realising his off-fiel..
UK Sport reluctant to step in and fill funding breach of rugby sevens despite RFU pulling the plug
07/08/2020 21:29 by DailyMail
EXCLUSIVE BY DAVID COVERDALE: UK Sport are reluctant to step in and fill the funding breach of rugby..
England star Vunipola ready to change his ways after taking time to reflect during lockdown
07/08/2020 21:29 by DailyMail
No one in rugby does introspection quite like Billy Vunipola. Like many of us, the England No 8 has ..
Gatland hopes to stay at Chiefs if Lions tour cancelled
07/08/2020 18:02 by ESPN
Warren Gatland says he would like to continue coaching at New Zealand's Chiefs next year if the Brit..
NRL: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Brisbane Broncos – live!
07/08/2020 10:04 by TheGuardian
Updates from the grudge match at ANZ StadiumAny thoughts? Email or tweet @scott_heinrich 11.04am BST..
South Africa Rugby hopes to play in September
07/08/2020 07:49 by ESPN
The South African Government has approved the return-to-play conditions for professional rugby in th..
Saracens relegation can give England players the 'perfect' preparation for Lions tour, believes Mark McCall
07/08/2020 05:41 by Independent
Owen Farrell and Maro Itoje among the contingent who could suffer from playing in the Championship n..
Saracens stars may be allowed to join southern hemisphere clubs
06/08/2020 22:57 by DailyMail
Saracens are considering loaning out some of their senior star names to the southern hemisphere to h..
Exeter Chiefs 'Tomahawk Chop' to be axed from BT Sport fake fan noise
06/08/2020 21:42 by DailyMail
EXCLUSIVE: BT Sport will axe the Exeter Chiefs 'Tomahawk Chop' chant from their fake fan noise at Pr..
BT Sport confirm they will show EVERY rugby game of season's restart from August 14
06/08/2020 09:38 by DailyMail
BT Sport will show every Premiership game live when the season restarts next Friday. Plans are in pl..
Wayne Bennett faces NRL investigation after Souths coach admits bubble breach
06/08/2020 02:13 by TheGuardian
Strict biosecurity rules preclude visits to restaurantsBennett faces former club Brisbane on FridayW..
Bristol Bears want to be first English club to bring back big crowds this month
05/08/2020 21:00 by DailyMail
EXCLUSIVE BY WILL KELLEHER: Bristol Bears are leading the charge to become the first rugby club in E..
England to face Italy on Oct. 31 in final 6N round
05/08/2020 20:29 by ESPN
England will play the final round of the Six Nations against Italy on Oct. 31, organisers announced ..
Premiership Rugby confirm two positive coronavirus cases from latest testing
05/08/2020 16:09 by DailyMail
Two positive coronavirus cases have been returned from the latest round of testing by Premiership Ru..
Six Nations to conclude with triple-header on October 31 after tournament was suspended in March
05/08/2020 14:33 by DailyMail
England will take on Italy in Rome and Wales will host Scotland, both on October 31 as the Six Natio..
Six Nations 2020: 'Super Saturday' kick-off times confirmed for rescheduled championship
05/08/2020 13:43 by Independent
England, Ireland and France can all still win the championship when the Six Nations concludes on Oct..
Tom Wood is eyeing new contract at Northampton after flanker recovered from blood clot on his lung
04/08/2020 21:02 by DailyMail
The former England star was diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism last month after he woke up in pain ..
Dragons sign Wales legend Jamie Roberts
04/08/2020 17:29 by ESPN
The 33-year-old will join the Welsh side with immediate effect after seven years away which included..
Folau declines to kneel in Super League
04/08/2020 05:34 by ESPN
Outspoken former Wallaby and NRL player Israel Folau has courted more controversy by declining to jo..
Former England coach Stuart Lancaster in frame for coaching role with the Lions next summer
03/08/2020 21:54 by DailyMail
Stuart Lancaster could be set for a Lions coaching role next summer on the South Africa tour after W..