Rugby Union News
Rob Vickers targets LV= Cup glory for Newcastle FalconsNewcastle Falcons hooker Rob Vickers says that there is "no reason why" his side cannot win the LV= Cup this season.
Jonathan Davies suffers injury blowJonathan Davies is to miss Wales's opening November Test match against Australia, having been ruled out for between two and three weeks.
Oct 30, 12:59
Robin McBryde: 'Wales face tough Australia battle'Wales coach Robin McBryde insists that off-field issues will not weaken Australia in any way during the upcoming Autumn Internationals.
Oct 30, 06:18
Leicester Tigers sign centre Jack Roberts from Rotherham TitansLeicester Tigers announce the signing of centre Jack Roberts from Championship side Rotherham Titans.
Oct 29, 13:24
England's James Haskell declares fitness after meningitis scareEngland flanker James Haskell says that he is fit to feature against world champions New Zealand next Saturday, despite recently suffering a meningitis scare.
Oct 29, 12:18
Harlequins bring in Tim Swiel on short-term dealHarlequins sign Tim Swiel on a four-month loan deal from South African side the Sharks as cover for injured fly-half Ben Botica.
Oct 29, 09:32
Stuart Lancaster: 'No plans to change England tactics'Stuart Lancaster insists that Brian Ashton's presence at England's training camp is not a sign that the team will be changing their attacking approach.
Oct 29, 02:08
Paul Burke leaves Leicester Tigers coaching roleLeicester Tigers backs coach Paul Burke leaves his role at Welford Road with immediate effect.
Oct 28, 18:28
Lewis Moody backs Chris Robshaw over England captaincyFormer England flanker Lewis Moody believes that Chris Robshaw is the right man to captain the team.
Oct 28, 17:18
England centre Luther Burrell expected to miss All Blacks clashEngland centre Luther Burrell is expected to sit out next month's series opener against New Zealand as he recovers from a hand injury.
Oct 28, 13:49
Bath prop Paul James to make Ospreys return at end of seasonBath prop Paul James confirms that he will be joining former club Ospreys at the end of the season.
Oct 28, 11:31
Luther Burrell injures hand in Northampton Saints winNorthampton Saints centre Luther Burrell could miss England's Autumn internationals after injuring his hand in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 26, 09:58
Stuart Hooper: "We've made it tough for ourselves"Stuart Hooper remains confident that Bath can progress in the European Rugby Champions Cup, but admits that his side have 'made it tough for themselves'.
Oct 25, 20:31
Ulster coach Neil Doak not giving up on European chancesUlster coach Neil Doak insists that his side will not give up on qualifying for the European Rugby Championship last eight despite defeats in their opening two games.
Oct 25, 18:46
Matt Parr: 'We must stop Grenoble drive'Matt Parr insists that London Irish have been working hard to iron out certain frailties that were on show in last weekend's victory against Rovigo.
Oct 24, 07:03
Julien Bardy handed five-week ban for striking Billy VunipolaClermont's Julien Bardy is handed a five-week ban for punching Billy Vunipola.
Oct 23, 13:02
Mike Ford: 'Only a win will do against Toulouse'Rob Ford acknowledges the importance of his Bath Rugby's home match against Toulouse this weekend, saying that only a win will do to maintain his side's European hopes.
Oct 23, 07:26
Stuart Lancaster backs Owen Farrell for New Zealand TestOwen Farrell will start the autumn Test match against the All Blacks if he proves his fitness against Munster on Friday, according to England coach Stuart Lancaster.
Oct 22, 22:39
Sergio Parisse: 'Italy win will boost confidence'Sergio Parisse believes that a victory for Italy against Samoa next month will give the Azzurri confidence before their Test matches with Australia and South Africa.
Oct 22, 22:26
Saracens lock George Kruis thrilled by England call-upSaracens lock George Kruis admits that he is delighted after being included in the England squad for the first time.
Oct 22, 17:16
Danny Cipriani will continue to strive for England recallSale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani insists that he will continue to work hard for an England recall after being left out of the squad for the Autumn Internationals.
Oct 22, 15:18
England coach Stuart Lancaster disappointed by Manu Tuilagi absenceEngland coach Stuart Lancaster admits that he is disappointed to be without the injured Manu Tuilagi for the team's upcoming Autumn Internationals.
Oct 22, 13:35
Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni called up to England squadBath's Semesa Rokoduguni is named in the England squad for their Autumn Internationals.
Oct 22, 13:05
Australia appoint Michael Cheika as new coachAustralia appoint New South Wales Waratahs coach Michael Cheika as replacement for Ewen McKenzie, who resigned from the position on Saturday.
Oct 22, 09:18
Tom Wood sings Northampton Saints flanker Calum Clark's praisesTom Wood describes flanker Calum Clark as being like a "warrior" for Northampton Saints so far this season.
Oct 22, 07:27
Andrew Trimble, Luke Marshall ruled out of Ireland's autumn internationalsUlster duo Andrew Trimble and Luke Marshall are to miss Ireland's upcoming autumn internationals through injury.
Oct 21, 15:39
England centre Manu Tuilagi sidelined "for a few weeks"Leicester Tigers and England centre Manu Tuilagi is expected to be out of action for "a few weeks" with a groin injury.
Oct 21, 13:10
Saracens hooker Schalk Brits sidelined until 2015Saracens hooker Schalk Brits is ruled out of action until the New Year with a serious knee injury.
Oct 20, 11:46
Kelly Brown: 'Saracens showed great spirit to overcome Clermont Auvergne'Kelly Brown says that he is "incredibly proud" of the team spirit shown by Saracens in their 30-23 victory over Clermont Auvergne in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 19, 17:42
Lyn Jones "delighted" by Newport Gwent Dragons performanceLyn Jones says that he is "delighted" by Newport Gwent Dragons' performance in last night's 38-22 victory over Stade Francais in the European Challenge Cup.
Oct 19, 15:15
Former Wales dual-code international Stuart Gallacher diesStuart Gallacher, who represented Wales in both forms of rugby before becoming the chairman of Regional Rugby Wales, has died at the age of 68.
Oct 19, 13:28
Richard Cockerill not getting carried away by Leicester Tigers winLeicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill remains cautious following his side's win over Ulster in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 19, 11:19
Jim Mallinder disappointed by Northampton Saints defeatNorthampton Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder praises his side after seeing them suffer a narrow defeat to Racing Metro in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 19, 11:08
Manu Tuilagi injures groin in Leicester Tigers winLeicester Tigers center Manu Tuilagi could miss the autumn international with England after injuring his groin in the European Rugby Champions Cup win over Ulster.
Oct 19, 09:24
Mike Ford "disappointed" with Bath performanceMike Ford admits that he is "disappointed" to have seen his Bath side heavily beaten by Glasgow Warriors on Saturday.
Oct 18, 22:42
Steve Diamond: "Danny Cipriani was outstanding"Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond praises the performance of fly-half Danny Cipriani in the team's 27-26 defeat to Munster in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 18, 18:11
Ewen McKenzie speaks out about Wallabies resignationEwen McKenzie says that there are a "bunch of reasons" for his resignation from the Wallabies.
Oct 18, 15:59
Ewen McKenzie resigns as Wallabies coachUnder-fire Australia coach Ewen McKenzie resigns from his role after his side's narrow loss to New Zealand.
Oct 18, 14:09
Conor O'Shea delighted by Harlequins victoryQuins director of rugby Conor O'Shea praises his side for putting in an "ambitious" display during Friday's 25-9 win over Castres in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Oct 18, 11:10
Danny Care returns for Castres clashHarelequins welcome back scrum-half Danny Care for their opening European Rugby Champions Cup game against Castres on Friday.
Oct 16, 14:26