Wallabies controversy: Just hours after naming his side to take on Argentina in the closing stages of this year’s edition of the Rugby Championship,... READ FULL STORY
Golden opportunity for PumasThe Argentinians are the story of this year’s Rugby Champs, says Tank Lanning, who believes they have a golden opportunity... READ FULL STORY
Stuart Lancaster has been dealt a further injury blow after Exeter Chiefs confirmed that Tom Johnson, their back-row forward, will miss next month’s QBE autumn internationals. Johnson, who has...
Kurtley Beale has been dumped for the Wallabies' final Rugby Championship match against Argentina after an in-flight row with a member of team management that triggered an internal investigation.
Australia are flagging on the pitch and the picture is similarly grim behind the scenes as the team prepare for ArgentinaKurtley Beales verbal spat with a senior member of the Wallabies management team...
World Cup-winning coach Sir Clive Woodward has questioned the Rugby Football Union's decision to award the England management new contracts in the run-up to the 2015 Rugby World Cup. In his column...
CAPE TOWN — The selection of Teboho Mohoje ahead of the veteran Schalk Burger in the Springbok team that defeated Australia, 28-10, in the Rugby Championship test last weekend reignited the racial quota debate in South African rugby. The issue of ...
On an unseasonably warm Monday morning in Harlem, in a small park at the junction of West 123rd Street and Morningside Avenue, swarms of New York schoolchildren picked up rugby balls and ran. Probably to the relief of parents familiar with the ...
Taking the fight up on to the awards stand distinguishes this from other epic rugby fight videos. * The mic'ed up refs at the end were an amazing touch. Why aren't refs mic'ed up in American sports? I would pay extra to listen to an audio feed of an ...
The Welsh Rugby Union has hailed another year of record investment in the game in its annual report for 2014. The governing body said it had allocated £22.5m to all levels of the sport, up from £22.1m in 2013, while paying off another £4.5m of bank debt.
Andrew Sheridan, the former England and Lions loosehead prop, has announced his retirement from rugby on medical grounds after failing to recover from a neck injury sustained while playing for Toulon. Sheridan, 34, was capped 40 times by England and ...
The England Rugby 2015 chief executive, Debbie Jevans, said: “We are very pleased with the demand for tickets and the number of applications. It is clear that, for many matches or price categories, demand has exceeded supply and every one of the 48 ...
The goal is to have a game of rugby played at 6,500 metres above sea level by March of next year. This would not only be a unique sporting event and the highest any ball-sport has ever been played competitively – together with a football game played in ...
Rugby is a contact sport and now, at the highest levels, a thudding and sometimes shocking collision sport. Injuries, everyone accepts, are an inevitable part of the game. But increasingly there is concern that rugby has become too dangerous. At the ...
The Fairview graduate has come a long way on the rugby field since his freshman year of college. Now a junior, Leadingham is the University of Kentucky's team captain. The political science major immediately became a student of the game, he said, in 2012.
Ritchie rejected any gamble in the landmark contracts that run beyond the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, but admitted a performance review will be held after next year's global tournament in England. "We will all, including the coaches, sit down and ...
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