Rugby Union News
Scott Johnson bemoans French penaltiesScott Johnson puts Scotland's defeat against France down to a heavy penalty-count for his opponents.
Brian O'Driscoll 'humbled by reaction'Brian O'Driscoll reveals that he feels "humbled" by the standing ovation at the Aviva stadium following his last Ireland appearance in a home match.
Brian O'Driscoll becomes most-capped player in Test rugby historyBrian O'Driscoll makes appearance number 140 for Ireland to become the most-capped player in Test rugby history.
Stuart Lancaster 'Beating Wales could have World Cup impact'England coach Stuart Lancaster believes that beating Wales in the Six Nations could give his side an advantage "psychologically" ahead of next year's World Cup.
Mar 7, 22:57
Rob Howley: 'Wales must raise performance'Wales assistant coach Rob Howley says that he would like to see the team raise their performance for their Six Nations game against England.
Mar 7, 20:59
England's Ben Morgan replaces injured Billy Vunipola for Wales clashEngland head coach Stuart Lancaster confirms that Ben Morgan has replaced Billy Vunipola at number eight for Sunday's Six Nations clash against Wales.
Mar 7, 10:03
Kelly Brown wary of France ahead of weekend clashKelly Brown admits that Scotland face an "incredibly tough test" against France this weekend in the Six Nations.
Mar 6, 08:05
Rhys Priestland: 'We'll have to be at our best to beat England'Rhys Priestland reveals that defeat against Ireland last month is driving Wales on in their defence of the Six Nations title.
Mar 6, 07:50
Tom Johnson named in England squad for Wales matchTom Johnson replaces the injured Billy Vunipola in England's 23-man squad for their upcoming Six Nations clash against Wales.
Mar 5, 20:07
Kelly Brown admits Scotland disappointmentScotland captain Kelly Brown admits that he was disappointed to be dropped following the team's defeat to Ireland in the Six Nations.
Mar 5, 13:33
Jonathan Davies, Alun-Wyn Jones return to Wales side for England battleWales confirm that Jonathan Davies and Alun-Wyn Jones will return to the side for Sunday's Six Nations clash against England.
Mar 5, 11:25
England's Dylan Hartley ready for Wales challengeDylan Hartley says that England are ready to banish last year's memories when they take on Wales on Sunday.
Mar 4, 20:29
England's Graham Rowntree wary of Wales front trioEngland forwards coach Graham Rowntree warns his players of the danger posed by Wales's Gethin Jenkins, Richard Hibbard and Adam Jones.
Mar 4, 20:14
Shaun Edwards predicts Manu Tuilagi involvementWales defence coach Shaun Edwards believes that England will use Manu Tuilagi during Sunday's Six Nations clash between the teams.
Mar 4, 18:02
Alun-Wyn Jones expected to make Wales returnWales defence coach Shaun Edwards reveals that Alun Wyn Jones is likely be fit for Sunday's Six Nations clash with England.
Mar 4, 16:01
Kelly Brown returns for ScotlandKelly Brown is back in the Scotland starting XV for Saturday's Six Nations encounter with France at Murrayfield.
Mar 4, 12:05
Stuart Lancaster: 'England need to win Six Nations'England head coach Stuart Lancaster admits that his side "need" to win the Six Nations this year.
Mar 3, 22:45
Euan Murray recalled by ScotlandEuan Murray returns to the Scotland squad for Saturday's Six Nations encounter with France.
Mar 3, 18:31
Stuart Lancaster unsure of Manu Tuilagi involvementEngland coach Stuart Lancaster believes that Sunday's Six Nations clash with Wales could come too soon for Manu Tuilagi.
Mar 3, 17:32
Phil Davies steps down at Cardiff BluesCardiff Blues director of rugby Phil Davies leaves his post with immediate effect.
Mar 3, 17:17
Nick MacLeod recovers from concussionSale Sharks fly-half Nick MacLeod reveals that he is fully recovered after suffering concussion on Sunday.
Mar 3, 17:09
Manu Tuilagi, Marland Yarde return to England squadManu Tuilagi and Marland Yarde return to the England squad for Sunday's Six Nations encounter with Wales.
Mar 3, 13:48
Gavin Henson to swap Bath for Newport Gwent Dragons?Bath full-back Gavin Henson reportedly agrees to join Newport Gwent Dragons in the summer.
Mar 2, 13:07
Rob Howley wary of Danny Care, Owen Farrell threatWales assistant coach Rob Howley admits that the team are wary of England duo Danny Care and Owen Farrell.
Mar 1, 15:45
Ed Slater: 'Manu Tuilagi can boost Leicester Tigers'Ed Slater believes that the return of Manu Tuilagi can bolster Leicester Tigers in their Aviva Premiership run-in.
Mar 1, 14:17
Morgan Parra handed two-week suspensionScrum-half Morgan Parra will miss France's match against Scotland in the Six Nations after being handed a two-week ban.
Feb 27, 18:12
Manu Tuilagi set for return to actionLeicester Tigers could call on the services of Manu Tuilagi this weekend for the clash against Newcastle Falcons.
Feb 27, 08:26
Luke Narraway agrees London Irish switchPerpignan forward Luke Narraway agrees to join London Irish at the end of the season.
Feb 26, 12:11
Jonathan Davies 'should feature in Six Nations'Wales are optimistic that Scarlets centre Jonathan Davies will feature in their remaining Six Nations matches as he continues to recover from a pectoral injury.
Feb 25, 19:33
Billy Vunipola out of Six NationsEngland number eight Billy Vunipola is ruled out for the remainder of this year's Six Nations tournament having suffered ligament damage in his ankle.
Feb 24, 19:31
Wesley Fofana suffers Six Nations blowFrance centre Wesley Fofana is expected to miss the rest of the Six Nations after suffering a fractured rib against Wales.
Feb 24, 15:22
Ben Botica pens Harlequins extensionHarlequins fly-half Ben Botica signs a contract extension with the club until 2017.
Feb 24, 13:32
Alex Dunbar eyes Scotland consistencyScotland centre Alex Dunbar challenges his side to show more consistency following their first win of the Six Nations campaign yesterday.
Feb 23, 22:39
Georgia, Romania qualify for 2015 World CupGeorgia and Romania each qualify for the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England courtesy of securing the top two spots in the European Nations Cup.
Feb 23, 10:26
Dan Lydiate "grateful" for second chanceWales flanker Dan Lydiate says he is grateful to have been given another chance by head coach Warren Gatland following the heavy defeat against Ireland two weeks ago.
Feb 22, 22:41
Mike Ford: "It was pretty stressful"Bath head coach Mike Ford admits that his side's slender victory over London Wasps today was "pretty stressful".
Feb 22, 20:15
Mike Brown: 'We wanted to set marker against Ireland'England full-back Mike Brown says that England were looking to set down a marker when they faced previously unbeaten Ireland today.
Feb 22, 20:00
Stuart Lancaster "proud" of his England playersStuart Lancaster says that he is "proud of the boys" after seeing his England side narrowly beat Ireland 13-10 at Twickenham in the Six Nations.
Feb 22, 19:52
Robin McBryde hails Welsh pack after France routWales's forwards showed character in the victory over France in the Six Nations, according to coach Robin McBryde.
Feb 22, 14:42
Sam Warburton impressed with Wales reactionSam Warburton admits that it was a relief to see Wales get back on track with an emphatic win over France on Friday.
Feb 22, 02:45