Rugby Union News
Adam Jones explains why he moved to Cardiff BluesWales international Adam Jones explains his reasons for leaving Ospreys for the Cardiff Blues.
Aug 20, 12:01
Wales prop Adam Jones signs for Cardiff BluesWales international prop Adam Jones signs a one-year deal with Cardiff Blues after ending his 11-year association with Ospreys at the end of last season.
Aug 20, 00:40
New Zealand veteran Brad Thorn joins Leicester TigersLeicester Tigers bring in veteran New Zealand lock Brad Thorn ahead of the new season.
Aug 19, 15:07
James Haskell pens new London Wasps dealLondon Wasps flanker James Haskell pens a new contract and is named captain of the team ahead of the new season.
Aug 18, 12:16
Jonny Wilkinson: 'No regrets over retirement decision'Jonny Wilkinson insists that he has no regrets about his decision to retire from rugby earlier this year.
Aug 13, 03:19
Twickenham to host European Rugby Champions Cup finalTwickenham wins the right to host the first ever European Rugby Champions Cup final in 2015.
Aug 12, 14:49
Conor O'Shea: 'Chris Robshaw will thrive without Harlequins captaincy'Harlequins director Conor O'Shea says Chris Robshaw will benefit from not being the club's captain for the upcoming Premiership season.
Aug 10, 14:21
Joe Marler replaces Chris Robshaw as Harlequins captainHarlequins announce that Joe Marler will replace Chris Robshaw as club captain for the 2014-15 season.
Aug 4, 15:37
Jean de Villers named as South Africa captain for Rugby ChampionshipJean de Villiers is named as South Africa captain for the Rugby Championship.
Aug 2, 15:43
John Spencer given British and Irish Lions role for 2017 New Zealand tourFormer England captain and British and Irish Lions star John Spencer is chosen as the new Lions tour manager for the 2017 trip to New Zealand.
Jul 30, 21:12
Bath given permission to extend Recreation Ground capacityPremiership side Bath confirm they have been given permission to extend the capacity of the Recreation Ground to 14,000 for the next two seasons.
Jul 30, 20:59
Damien Chouly chosen as new Clermont Auvergne captainClermont Auvergne select Damien Chouly to replace Aurelien Rougerie as captain for next season.
Jul 29, 21:14
Sir Gordon Tietjens: 'All eyes on 2016 Rio Olympics'New Zealand rugby sevens head coach Sir Gordon Tietjens turns his attention to the 2016 Rio Olympics having won silver at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Jul 28, 14:26
Gordon Tietjens hails "magnificent" undefeated streakNew Zealand rugby sevens head coach Gordon Tietjens pays tribute to his side's 29-match undefeated streak at the Commonwealth Games after it was ended last night.
Jul 28, 14:16
Gordon Tietjens: "We weren't good enough"New Zealand rugby sevens head coach Gordon Tietjens concedes that his side were not good enough to win the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games last night.
Jul 28, 13:59
Australia sevens star Greg JeloudevGreg Jeloudev talks to Sports Mole about his side's bronze medal-winning Commonwealth Games campaign.
Jul 28, 02:39
Simon Amor: "The atmosphere is amazing"England rugby sevens head coach Simon Amor describes the atmosphere at the Commonwealth Games as "amazing" heading into the final session at Ibrox.
Jul 27, 16:41
Simon Amor disappointed for retiring Tom PowellEngland rugby sevens head coach Simon Amor is disappointed for the retiring Tom Powell after England were beaten in the quarter-finals of the Commonwealth Games.
Jul 27, 16:33
James Rodwell "frustrated" with yellow cardEngland forward James Rodwell hints that he disagrees with the referee's decision to sin bin him during the quarter-finals of the rugby sevens at the Commonwealth Games.
Jul 27, 16:23
Simon Amor "incredibly proud" of England rugby sevens teamEngland rugby sevens head coach Simon Amor is "incredibly proud" of his side despite their Commonwealth Games quarter-final exit at the hands of Samoa this afternoon.
Jul 27, 16:13
James Rodwell: 'We made too many mistakes'England forward James Rodwell admits that his side made too many mistakes in their medal quarter-final defeat to Australia at the Commonwealth Games today.
Jul 27, 15:58
Ben Lam "happy" with individual performancesNew Zealand's Ben Lam is "happy" with how he is performing at the Commonwealth Games having touched down five times to help his side to the semi-finals.
Jul 27, 15:46
Colin Gregor wants Scotland responseScotland rugby sevens captain Colin Gregor urges his side to respond to the disappointment of being knocked out of the medal round when they face England in the plate.
Jul 27, 15:35
Ben Lam: 'Anyone can beat us'New Zealand's Ben Lam believes that his side are beatable at the Commonwealth Games if they fail to play at their best, despite extending their 100% record to 29 matches.
Jul 27, 15:21
Colin Gregor bemoans "basic" errorsScotland captain Colin Gregor admits that his side made too many "basic" errors during their rugby sevens defeat to South Africa this afternoon.
Jul 27, 15:04
Simon Amor: 'Tom Mitchell was a big loss'England rugby sevens head coach Simon Amor admits that losing captain Tom Mitchell to injury was a blow for his side's Commonwealth Games chances.
Jul 27, 14:52
Adam Thomas: 'Wales defeat is heartbreaking'Wales rugby sevens captain Adam Thomas describes his side's defeat to Australia at the Commonwealth Games as "heartbreaking" having blown a 19-point lead.
Jul 27, 14:34
Ben Lam: 'Scotland game helped us'New Zealand's Ben Lam believes that his side's narrow victory over Scotland yesterday has put them in a good position for the second day of action at Ibrox.
Jul 27, 14:20
Simon Amor: England defeat "hugely disappointing"England Sevens coach Simon Amor described England's quarter-final defeat to Samoa at the Commonwealth Games as "hugely disappoting".
Jul 27, 14:17
John Moonlight: 'We need to improve for Olympic qualification'Canada rugby sevens captain John Moonlight admits that his side need to improve from their performance at the Commonwealth Games with the Olympics on the horizon.
Jul 27, 11:37
Billy Ocean's son: 'I relished playing against New Zealand'Barbados rugby sevens player Anthony Bayne-Charles, son of 1980s singer Billy Ocean, admits that he 'relished' the experience of lining up against New Zealand.
Jul 27, 11:37
John Moonlight: 'We weren't ruthless enough'Canada sevens captain John Moonlight calls for his side to be more ruthless despite their 33-0 victory over Trinidad & Tobago in the bowl quarter-final today.
Jul 27, 11:24
James Davies criticises referee displayWales forward James Davies criticises the performance of referee Matthew O'Brien during his side's defeat to Samoa at the Commonwealth Games this evening.
Jul 27, 00:34
Marcus Watson: 'Defeat to Australia won't affect confidence'England back Marcus Watson insists that his side's defeat to Australia this evening will not affect their confidence going into tomorrow's knockout matches.
Jul 27, 00:28
Tom Mitchell injury not as serious as first fearedA source tells Sports Mole that England sevens captain Tom Mitchell's foot injury is not as serious as first feared and that he may be fit for tomorrow's action.
Jul 27, 00:16
James Davies: 'We can beat anyone'Wales forward James Davies insists that his side can beat anyone on their day having been drawn against Australia in the medal quarter-final of the rugby sevens tomorrow.
Jul 27, 00:12
Marcus Watson: 'We must take our defeat on the chin'England's Marcus Watson offers no excuses for his side's loss to Australia in the Group D decider at the Commonwealth Games this evening.
Jul 26, 23:32
James Davies still hopeful of rugby sevens medalWales forward James Davies insists that his side can still medal at the Commonwealth Games despite losing their final match on the opening day of sevens action.
Jul 26, 23:22
Philip Lucas: 'Commonwealth Games are once-in-a-lifetime experience'Barbados rugby sevens captain Philip Lucas is enjoying his Commonwealth Games experience despite his side being soundly beaten on the field.
Jul 26, 21:17
Philip Lucas lauds "incredible" supportBarbados captain Philip Lucas praises the support his side have received on the opening day of the rugby sevens despite being beaten by Canada, Scotland and New Zealand.
Jul 26, 21:04