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Wide boys with wits must not be ignored

This is a column about England team selection and who to pick on the wing, and the sunglasses fashion favoured...

Sam Warburton tips stars to return home if cap fits

When Sam Warburton is confirmed as captain for Wales’s autumn internationals this morning, he will be first among equals in...

Grant Gilchrist keeps Scotland armband in Vern Cotter shake-up

With a new head coach, changes on the playing side were inevitable as Vern Cotter made sure his first go...

Eddie Butler's XV for the autumn internationals - in pictures

Eddie Butler makes the case for the England players to be selected for the crucial matches against New Zealand, South Africa, Samoa and Australia in November Continue reading...

England turn to Jonathan Joseph for QBE autumn series after Manu

England turn to Jonathan Joseph for QBE autumn series after Manu Tuilagi injury

England are poised to turn to Jonathan Joseph with Manu Tuilagi's injury set to rule him out of New Zealand match

Ospreys' Baker escapes serious injury

Ospreys number eight Dan Baker has escaped serious injury after being carried off during Sunday's 42-7 rout of Treviso

Who will the Lions bench?

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann is set to name a virtually unchanged team for the Currie Cup Final encounter with Western Province.

Wasps wing Christian Wade uses gas to reignite his England hopes

Wades try against Leinster well-timed for autumn internationals Tuilagi and Eastmond injury worries for Stuart LancasterTiming is everything in professional sport. England will announce this week a squad...

Michael Cheika 'humbled' by Wallabies coach discussions

ARU yet to confirm Cheika as new coachAustralia leave on tour later this weekMichael Cheika is set to be announced as the new Wallabies coach, with the NSW Rugby Union keen to ensure he masterminds their...

Province optimistic over their Carr

Western Province are still sweating over the fitness of stars Nizaam Carr and Jaco Taute, ahead of their Currie Cup Final.

Prince Harry turns rugby coach as he enters the school scrum - Telegraph.co.uk

Prince Harry turns rugby coach as he enters the school scrum - Telegraph.co.uk

10 hours agoby Telegraph.co.ukon Google News

The Prince is patron of England Rugby's All Schools Programme, which aims to drive up the number of children playing the sport in state schools. He has already taken part in public wheelchair rugby and football matches, as well as organising the ...

Lions reportedly interested in rugby star Jarryd Hayne - The Detroit News

Lions reportedly interested in rugby star Jarryd Hayne - The Detroit News

The Lions reportedly are one of six NFL teams interested in former National Rugby League star Jarryd Hayne. The Guardian reports that the Lions' interest was sparked by running back Reggie Bush, who met Hayne during a promotional trip to Australia over ...

European Rugby Champions Cup talking points from the weekend action - The Guardian (blog)

European Rugby Champions Cup talking points from the weekend action - The Guardian (blog)

Rugby union talking points The first weekend of the new European Rugby Champions Cup did not disappoint. Photograph: Corbis / Corbis / Getty. 1) Clermont's exclusion of Davies may delight Gatland. Jonathan Davies was nowhere to be seen, the Clermont ...

Rugby: 11 new caps in Maori All Blacks - New Zealand Herald

Rugby: 11 new caps in Maori All Blacks - New Zealand Herald

While New Zealand Rugby has yet to receive official confirmation, the planned match in Singapore against the Asia Pacific Dragons on 15 November, will not proceed due to pitch issues at the National Stadium. The 27-strong squad departs for its first ...

Rugby players have to be separated during haka at Australia vs New Zealand ... - Daily Mail

Rugby players have to be separated during haka at Australia vs New Zealand ... - Daily Mail

1 day agoby Daily Mailon Google News

Not a single tackle was made but tensions were already heating up between both teams ahead of the junior rugby league Test. While eyes were rolling and tongues flicking, players from the Junior Kangaroos and Junior Kiwis were clashing heads during the ...

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Carter, Sonny Bill named in All Blacks tour squad - Reuters UK

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Carter, Sonny Bill named in All Blacks tour squad - Reuters UK

18 hours agoby Reuters UKon Google News

Sonny Bill Williams returns after two years of rugby league (Adds details paras 10-13). WELLINGTON Oct 20 (Reuters) - Injured flyhalf Dan Carter did enough to prove his fitness to New Zealand coach Steve Hansen and win a berth in the All Blacks squad ...

Toulouse beat Montpellier in European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 4 clash - The Guardian

Toulouse beat Montpellier in European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 4 clash - The Guardian

Toulouse Yoann Huget Toulouse's player Yoann Huget scores a try during the European Rugby Champions Cup match against Montpellier. Photograph: Lancelot/Sipa/Rex. Toulouse won a closely-fought European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 4 encounter ...

Cheika set to be named Wallabies coach - TVNZ

Cheika set to be named Wallabies coach - TVNZ

8 hours agoby TVNZon Google News

Successful Waratahs mentor Michael Cheika is set to be announced as the new Wallabies coach, with the NSW Rugby Union keen to ensure he masterminds their Super Rugby title defence before overseeing Australia's World Cup campaign. Several ...

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Cheika says offered Wallabies job but no deal yet - Reuters UK

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Cheika says offered Wallabies job but no deal yet - Reuters UK

16 hours agoby Reuters UKon Google News

The 47-year-old, who led New South Wales Waratahs to the Super Rugby title earlier this year, is the front-runner to take over from McKenzie, who resigned unexpectedly on Saturday after 15 months in charge. "It's a pretty humbling experience to be ...

Grant Gilchrist to lead Scotland rugby squad - Scotsman

Grant Gilchrist to lead Scotland rugby squad - Scotsman

11 hours agoby Scotsmanon Google News

He will be looking for signs of development this autumn, with a rematch against the Pumas at Murrayfield on November 8, before they face the might of the All Blacks a week later at the same venue and then finish up against Tonga at Rugby Park ...

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