Rugby Union News
Dean Ryan disappointed by Worcester Warriors defeatWorcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan admits that he was disappointed to see his side lose 20-32 at Bath on Saturday.
Steve Diamond "delighted" with emphatic victorySteve Diamond declares himself "delighted" with Sale Sharks' 55-12 victory over Exeter Chiefs.
Apr 19, 22:24
Gareth Steenson: 'Sale Sharks match like cup final'Gareth Steenson describes Exeter Chiefs' clash against Sale Sharks on Saturday as being "like a cup final".
Apr 17, 06:50
Dan Carter: 'England are World Cup contenders'New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter believes that England are serious contenders to win the 2015 World Cup.
Apr 16, 15:13
Owen Farrell to resume training with SaracensOwen Farrell is told that he can resume training with Saracens following a foot injury.
Apr 15, 13:52
Worcester Warriors complete Nick Schonert signingWorcester Warriors complete the signing of South African prop Nick Schonert.
Apr 15, 12:11
RFU investigating bottle incident in Gloucester matchThe RFU confirm that they are investigating an incident from Saturday's match between Gloucester and Bath as referee Tim Wigglesworth was seemingly targeted by a fan.
Apr 14, 20:26
Gloucester's Sila Puafisi and Tavis Knoyle to face disciplinary hearingGloucester duo Sila Puafisi and Tavis Knoyle will face a disciplinary hearing on Wednesday regarding their red cards in Saturday's ill-tempered clash with rivals Bath.
Apr 14, 20:04
Richard Cockerill praises "great servant" George ChuterLeicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill pays tribute to George Chuter following the veteran hooker's retirement.
Apr 14, 18:54
Rob Hawkins pens Newcastle Falcons dealNewcastle Falcons confirm the signing of Leicester Tigers hooker Rob Hawkins on a two-year contract.
Apr 14, 15:15
George Chuter retires from rugby with immediate effectLeicester Tigers hooker George Chuter announces his retirement from rugby with immediate effect.
Apr 14, 13:03
Mark McCall "chuffed" with Saracens winSaracens director of rugby Mark McCall says that he is "chuffed" with the team's performance during their 28-24 win over Northampton Saints.
Apr 13, 17:11
Billy Vunipola: Injury layoff "a blessing in disguise"Saracens number eight Billy Vunipola admits that being injured was a "blessing in disguise" as he is well rested for the final few weeks of the Aviva Premiership season.
Apr 13, 14:54
Mark McCall defends Chris Ashton celebrationMark McCall defends Chris Ashton's 'Ash Splash' celebration, saying that "he's not doing it to wind anybody up".
Apr 13, 12:48
Mark Wilson hoping for strong finishMark Wilson insists that Newcastle Falcons can still end this season on a high following a run of bad defeats.
Apr 12, 15:24
Conor O'Shea: 'Harlequins won't five up on playoffs'Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea says that his side will fight for a place in the Aviva Premiership playoffs.
Apr 12, 14:31
RFU announce new European tournament to replace Heineken CupThe Rugby Football Union announce a new European rugby tournament to replace the Heineken Cup.
Apr 10, 18:28
Exeter Chiefs sign back-row Mitch LeesMitch Lees joins Exeter Chiefs from London Welsh on a two-year deal.
Apr 10, 08:56
Gavin Henson signs Bath contract extensionFormer Welsh international Gavin Henson signs a one-year contract extension at Bath amid reported interest from elsewhere.
Apr 10, 06:12
Austin Healey: 'Danny Cipriani deserves England recall'Former England international Austin Healey believes that Sale Sharks fly-half Danny Cipriani deserves a recall to the national side.
Apr 9, 20:53
London Irish make double swoopLondon Irish complete the signings of youngsters Scott Steele and Conor Gilsenan ahead of next season.
Apr 9, 17:06
Gavin Henson to sign Bath extension?Gavin Henson reportedly agrees to sign a new one-year deal with Bath.
Apr 9, 16:34
Munster captain Peter O'Mahony out of season with shoulder injuryMunster confirm that captain Peter O'Mahony will miss the rest of the season due to shoulder surgery.
Apr 9, 11:21
Semisi Taulava joins Newcastle FalconsWorcester Warriors forward Semisi Taulava signs a two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons.
Apr 9, 11:17
Peter Russell to leave Newcastle FalconsNewcastle Falcons head coach Peter Russell is to leave the club at the end of the season for "personal reasons".
Apr 8, 18:55
Lyn Jones: 'Gavin Henson not joining Newport Gwent Dragons'Newport Gwent Dragons director of rugby Lyn Jones insists that Gavin Henson will not be joining the club this summer.
Apr 8, 16:12
London Irish confirm Dan Leo signingLondon Irish sign Perpignan forward Dan Leo for next season.
Apr 8, 11:45
Calum Green signs Newcastle Falcons dealNewcastle Falcons confirm the signing of Leeds Carnegie forward Calum Green on a two-year contract.
Apr 7, 13:25
Dai Young looks forward to "huge challenge" of BathWasps head coach Dai Young admits that the Amlin Challenge Cup semi-final clash with Bath promises to be a "huge challenge" for his side.
Apr 6, 22:45
Jim Mallinder: 'Dom Waldouck injury unfortunate'Jim Mallinder describes Dom Waldouck's knee injury as being "really, really unfortunate".
Apr 6, 16:40
Rob Penney: 'Munster were outstanding'Munster head coach Rob Penney says that his side were "outstanding" during their Heineken Cup quarter-final win over Toulouse.
Apr 5, 18:59
Rory Best: 'We have to be careful against Saracens'Rory Best warns his Ulster teammates to "play the game, not the occasion" when they face Saracens at Ravenhill.
Apr 5, 15:27
Conor O'Shea "delighted" by Harlequins winHarlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea says that he is "delighted" that his side have reached the last four of the Amlin Challenge Cup.
Apr 5, 15:05
Tomas Francis: 'I have to raise standards'Prop Tomas Francis admits that he will have to raise his game after joining Exeter Chiefs from Championship side London Scottish.
Apr 3, 07:13
Joe Marler signs Harlequins extensionEngland prop Joe Marler signs a new contract with Harlequins.
Apr 2, 13:13
Sean Cox joins London Irish for next seasonLondon Irish sign forward Sean Cox from Edinburgh.
Apr 2, 12:00
Richard Cockerill: 'Leicester Tigers have a great opportunity'Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill believes that his side have a "great opportunity" to end Clermont Auvergne's 74-match unbeaten run at home.
Apr 1, 20:55
Ian Gough signs Newport Gwent Dragons dealNewport Gwent Dragons sign former Wales lock Ian Gough from London Irish ahead of next season.
Apr 1, 18:31
Rugby Union referee Nigel Owens announces retirementRugby Union referee Nigel Owens confirms that he will take charge of his final match this weekend.
Apr 1, 12:11
Sinoti Sinoti signs Newcastle Falcons extensionNewcastle Falcons winger Sinoti Sinoti pens a new two-year deal with the Aviva Premiership club.
Apr 1, 12:01