RFU: England's bid was never about money

23 hours ago by Rugby 365

NEWS: England's ultimately unsuccessful bid to stage a match against world champions New Zealand later this year was sparked by coach Eddie Jones not money, the RFU said on Friday.

Turf concept to aid shared sports

23 hours ago by Sky Sports Rugby

World Rugby, FIFA and the International Hockey Federation have developed a one turf concept that could revolutionise shared sports grounds around the world.

Kitshoff returns to South Africa

1 day ago by Rugby 365

NEWS: Springbok prop Steven Kitshoff has confirmed that he will break his contract with Bordeaux Bègles at the end of the season and will be heading back to South Africa.

Sami Mavinga: Newcastle Falcons signing from Lyon excites Dean Richards

1 day ago by BBC Rugby News

Lyon prop Sami Mavinga can be a "destructive" signing for Newcastle Falcons, says director of rugby Dean Richards.

Weekly Round Up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

North Harbour sign Stevenson and Eves   North Harbour have confirmed the signing of outside back Shaun Stevenson and prop Chris Eves for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup.   20-year-old Stevenson...

Ulster Bank League: Division 1B Previews

1 day ago by Irish Rugby News

The top four clubs and the bottom four are all in direct opposition in Division 1B this weekend, with Buccaneers needing just one more win to clinch the title and promotion, and fellow strugglers Galwegians...

Will Greenwood names four Irishmen in his post-Six Nations Lions XV but drops his Irish 'bolter'

1 day ago by Irish Independent

World Cup winner Will Greenwood has named four Irishmen in the XV he believes should start against the All Blacks in the first test in Auckland.

Saturday's PRO12 teams

1 day ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Munster and the Ospreys will both be targeting bonus-point wins when the Guinness PRO12 play-off contenders travel to Italy on Saturday.

Blackrock and Belvedere lead the way in Tony Ward's Irish Independent Leinster Schools XV

1 day ago by Irish Independent

After another cracking schools rugby season, Tony Ward has selected his Leinster schools dream team.

This weekend's Premiership & Pro12 team news

1 day ago by BBC Rugby News

Previews and team news for this weekend's 12 matches in the Premiership & Pro12.