Six Nations cries out for a France restored to their grandest traditions | Robert Kitson

1 hour ago by The Guardian

When Les Bleus face England at Twickenham, imagine a pack with terrifying power and a clever set of midfield backs, running instinctively brilliant linesHere are some names to conjure with: Serge Blanco,...

Ed Slater suspended for 2 weeks

1 hour ago by Leicester Tigers

Leicester Tigers have suspended forward Ed Slater from playing for two weeks following an internal disciplinary hearing. Club officials have reviewed an incident during the first half of Saturday's...

Predicted Ireland XV: Schmidt set to return to tried and tested with some in-form omissions for Six Nations opener

2 hours ago by Irish Independent

By naming almost half of the players available to him in his squad for rounds one and two of the Six Nations yesterday, Joe Schmidt continued to keep the country guessing.

Tecklenburg shocks by retiring

2 hours ago by Super Sport.com

Emirates Lions flanker Warwick Tecklenburg has decided to retire from all rugby with immediate effect, dealing a blow to the Johannesburg franchise ahead of this year’s Vodacom Super Rugby competition.

Lambie to lead Sharks

2 hours ago by Rugby 365

NEWS: Sharks Head Coach Robert du Preez announced that flyhalf Patrick Lambie, will captain the Sharks during the 2017 Super Rugby tournament.

England told to ditch mobiles

2 hours ago by Sky Sports Rugby

England's players have been told to ditch their mobile phones if they want to win the World Cup.

Why the England rugby team are cracking down on smartphones

2 hours ago by Irish Independent

England’s new vision consultant, Sherylle Calder, is to crack down on players’ use of mobile phones as she attempts to enhance their spatial awareness, a project that she believes will make them better...

Patrick Lambie to lead the Sharks

2 hours ago by Sharks Rugby

Sharks Head Coach Robert du Preez today announced that flyhalf Patrick Lambie, will captain the Cell C Sharks during the 2017 Super Rugby tournament.   “Pat’s talent, temperament and...

Tecklenburg hangs up his boots

3 hours ago by Rugby 365

NEWS: Lions stalwart Warwick Tecklenburg has decided to retire from all rugby with immediate effect.

Warwick Tecklenburg retires from all rugby with immediate effect

3 hours ago by Lions Rugby

Lions flanker Warwick Tecklenburg has decided to call it a day and have retired from all rugby with immediate effect and will focus on the family farming business.   “It has always been...