Rugby Union News
Dai Young "thrilled" with Wasps bonus-point winDai Young says he is "absolutely thrilled" after Wasps claimed a bonus-point victory against London Irish.
Conor O'Shea: 'England can't write off Chris Robshaw'Conor O'Shea warns England not to write off the ability of flanker Chris Robshaw.
Charlie Hodgson plays down points milestoneSaracens fly-half Charlie Hodgson insists that scoring 2,500 career points in the Aviva Premiership is "just one of those things".
Nov 28, 17:39
Dorian West: 'Northampton Saints tried a little bit too hard'Dorian West claims that poor weather conditions denied Northampton Saints the chance to play expansive rugby against Gloucester.
Nov 28, 14:57
David Humphreys: 'Gloucester made too many mistakes'Gloucester director of rugby David Humphreys admits that his side made "too many mistakes" in their 15-3 defeat to Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership.
Nov 28, 14:49
Sir Ian McGeechan: 'Dylan Hartley should be England captain'Sir Ian McGeechan says that Eddie Jones should name Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley as the new England captain.
Nov 28, 14:28
Northampton Saints tie George North down to new dealGeorge North puts pen to paper on a new Northampton Saints deal to end growing speculation over his future.
Nov 26, 16:24
Charlie Hodgson announces retirement, will join backroom staff at SaracensFormer England international Charlie Hodgson reveals that he plans to retire at the end of the season and join the backroom team at Saracens.
Nov 26, 14:27
Doctor: 'Blood clot caused Jonah Lomu death'The doctor of Jonah Lomu says that a blood clot is the most likely cause of the former All Blacks' death.
Nov 24, 20:51
Report: Wasps, Worcester Warriors offer contract to Leicester's Manu TuilagiWasps and Worcester Warriors offer Manu Tuilagi a contract worth over £500k per year, according to reports.
Nov 24, 19:53
George Ford looking forward to new era under Eddie JonesEngland fly-half George Ford says that he is looking forward to life under new head coach Eddie Jones.
Nov 23, 11:31
Richie Gray agrees Toulouse switch?Richie Gray agrees to join Toulouse next season from Castres, according to reports.
Nov 22, 16:11
Rob Baxter: 'I never considered England job'Rob Baxter says that he never considered becoming England head coach and was not contacted by the RFU regarding the post.
Nov 22, 16:05
Marco Mama: 'Zebre were better prepared than Worcester Warriors'Marco Mama claims that Zebre's enthusiasm and intensity helped them beat Worcester Warriors in the Challenge Cup.
Nov 22, 15:36
Stuart Barnes: 'England need Steffon Armitage'Stuart Barnes claims that England need to replace Chris Robshaw with Steffon Armitage at openside flanker, if they are to succeed over the next four years.
Nov 22, 15:17
Michael Cheika relishing battle with new England head coach Eddie JonesMichael Cheika says that he will put friendship to one side when Eddie Jones travels back to Australia with his new England team next summer.
Nov 22, 11:48
England coach Eddie Jones to consider Danny Cipriani recallNew England coach Eddie Jones reveals that he will consider Danny Cipriani for selection for the Six Nations should his displays warrant a recall.
Nov 22, 08:50
Anthony Watson: 'Bath can win European Rugby Champions Cup'Anthony Watson claims that Bath have the players to win the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Nov 21, 13:52
Mark McCall: 'Billy Vunipola sin bin was turning point for Saracens'Mark McCall suggests that Billy Vunipola's yellow card was the turning point for Saracens in their Champions Cup victory at Ulster.
Nov 21, 12:20
Eddie Jones undecided on England coaching team, will talk with current staffNew England head coach Eddie Jones says that he is yet to make a decision about his coaching team, but will hold talks with the current staff.
Nov 20, 14:25
New England head coach Eddie Jones will not change RFU's overseas ruleNew England head coach Eddie Jones says that he will not change the RFU's rule about the non-selection of overseas-based players.
Nov 20, 13:44
Eddie Jones looking forward to England "project" after being named head coachEddie Jones says that he is looking forward to the "project" ahead of him as England's new head coach.
Nov 20, 13:14
Kyran Bracken expects Eddie Jones to ditch Chris Robshaw as England captainKyran Bracken believes that new England head coach Eddie Jones will choose a new captain instead of sticking with Chris Robshaw.
Nov 20, 11:28
Ex-Australia flanker Phil Waugh: 'Eddie Jones will bond with England players'Ex-Australia international Phil Waugh believes that new England head coach Eddie Jones will bond with his players.
Nov 20, 08:40
RFU's Ian Ritchie: 'Eddie Jones will guide England to success'RFU chief executive Ian Ritchie is confident that Eddie Jones will guide England to success after being appointed as Stuart Lancaster's successor on a four-year contract.
Nov 20, 07:29
Eddie Jones named England head coach on four-year contractThe RFU confirms the appointment of Eddie Jones as England head coach on a four-year contract.
Nov 20, 07:01
Edinburgh's Cornell du Preez: 'We cannot live our lives in fear'Edinburgh forward Cornell du Preez has no concerns about his safety ahead of Friday's European Challenge Cup game in Agen.
Nov 19, 19:55
Bakkies Botha: 'England can't go wrong with Eddie Jones appointment'Bakkies Botha claims that appointing Eddie Jones as head coach would help England get back on track after their disastrous Rugby World Cup campaign.
Nov 19, 16:12
Eddie Jones 'in talks to become new England head coach'Former Japan boss Eddie Jones is reportedly in talks with the RFU about becoming the new head coach of England.
Nov 19, 12:55
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen: 'Richie McCaw is greatest ever All Black'New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen says that Richie McCaw will go down as the "greatest" All Black in the history of the game.
Nov 19, 09:37
Retired All Blacks star Richie McCaw: 'To play with Jonah Lomu was amazing'Recently-retired New Zealand star Richie McCaw pays tribute to the "amazing" Jonah Lomu, who died this week at the age of 40.
Nov 19, 08:10
Richie McCaw announces retirementNew Zealand captain Richie McCaw announces his retirement from rugby after a long and distinguished career.
Nov 19, 01:26
Mike Phillips: Luke Charteris exit would be "massive loss" for Racing 92Luke Charteris's proposed move to Bath would represent a "massive loss" for Racing 92, according to his club and Wales teammate Mike Phillips.
Nov 19, 00:08
Ex-South Africa captain Francois Pienaar hails "superstar" Jonah LomuPast and present stars of rugby union pay their tributes to Jonah Lomu after the New Zealand legend died suddenly at the age of 40.
Nov 18, 23:31
Sir Clive Woodward: 'Jonah Lomu took rugby to a new level'England's World Cup-winning coach Sir Clive Woodward pays tribute to the "unstoppable" Jonah Lomu following the All Blacks legend's unexpected death.
Nov 18, 21:13
Craig Joiner: 'Jonah Lomu changed rugby'Former Scotland winger Craig Joiner pays tribute to the late Jonah Lomu, saying that the New Zealand great "changed rugby".
Nov 18, 21:00
Cardiff Blues to hold minute's applause for Jonah LomuCardiff Blues reveal that they will hold a minute's applause before their European Challenge Cup match with Harlequins in memory of former player Jonah Lomu.
Nov 18, 19:44
Geoff Parling: 'Stuart Lancaster laid good foundations'England lock Geoff Parling insists that whoever takes over as the team's new head coach will inherit a strong squad, despite their recent World Cup disappointment.
Nov 18, 19:31
Mike Catt: 'Legacy left by Jonah Lomu is incredible'England attack coach Mike Catt describes the legacy left by Jonah Lomu as "incredible" after the New Zealander's surprise death from a kidney disease.
Nov 18, 14:57
Ex-Wales captain Jonathan Davies: 'Jonah Lomu changed rugby union'Former Wales captain Jonathan Davies says that All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu, who died this week at the age of 40, changed rugby union.
Nov 18, 09:44