More Rugby Union News

  • Fresh faces for Ireland squad

    Ireland have named six uncapped players in a 34-man squad for their Chicago date with world champions New Zealand.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 22:06 BST
    Joey Carbery  has been named in the Ireland squad
  • Wood handed England recall

    Tom Wood has been recalled by Eddie Jones for England's autumn international series matches.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 22:05 BST
    Tom Wood: Recalled for the autumn internationals
  • Earls handed two week ban

    Ireland international Keith Earls has been banned for two weeks after being sent off in a European Champions Cup game.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 19:09 BST
    Keith Earls will miss Ireland's clash with New Zealand.
  • Toomua facing six-months out

    Leicester have suffered a major injury setback with Australian centre Matt Toomua facing six months on the sidelines.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 14:13 BST
    Matt Toomua facing a long injury lay-off.
  • McCall questions Ashton decision

    Chris Ashton has been told by Saracens boss Mark McCall that he has made the wrong decision by joining Toulon.

    Tuesday October 25 2016, 22:18 BST
     Chris Ashton has opted to join Toulon
  • Noves names 32-man France squad

    France head coach Guy Noves has named a 32-man France squad for November internationals.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 15:04 BST
    Guy Noves has announced his latest 32-man France squad
  • Hudson forced to retire

    Former England Saxons lock James Hudson has retired from professional rugby with immediate effect.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 12:48 BST
    James Hudson has lost his battle with a knee injury.
  • Ashton to join Toulon

    Chris Ashton is to join Toulon next season in a move that all but ends his England career.

    Tuesday October 25 2016, 14:47 BST
    Saracens' Chris Ashton is moving to Toulon.
  • Cheika defends Koroibete inclusion

    Michael Cheika has defended his decision to fast-track Marika Koroibete into Australia's squad for their tour of Europe.

    Wednesday October 26 2016, 08:17 BST
    Marika Koroibete in action for Melbourne Storm during the   2016 NRL Grand Final
  • Wales hope for North fitness boost

    Wales are hopeful George North will be able to prove his fitness for Northampton Saints this weekend.

    Tuesday October 25 2016, 15:39 BST
    George North picked up a hand injury in last week's European Cup tie with Castres.
  • Cotter sad to leave Scotland

    Vern Cotter admits he's disappointed Scottish rugby officials have decided not to renew his contract this summer.

    Tuesday October 25 2016, 14:57 BST
    Vern Cotter has eight games left as Scotland boss
  • Itoje ruled out of autumn Tests

    England forward Maro Itoje will miss all four autumn Tests after fracturing his right hand.

    Monday October 24 2016, 16:52 BST
    Maro Itoje has been ruled out for six weeks after breaking his hand.
  • Cotter not concerned by player row

    Scotland head coach Vern Cotter hopes to have his England-based players available for his side's three autumn Tests.

    Tuesday October 25 2016, 12:15 BST
    Vern Cotter expects to have his five English-based players available for the autumn internationals.