England: Five things we learned v Wales

By Charlie MorganIt’s tempting to splurge on hyperbole. On Sunday, England accomplished a revenge mission and drove away the demons that have haunted them over the past 12 months. Some facets of...

Ireland and Wales drop in IRB rankings

Ireland have fallen to sixth in the IRB rankings despite being on the verge of their first Six Nations title since 2009. Such is Ireland's superior points difference over England, a win over France...

Owen Farrell backs France to ruin Brian O'Driscoll's farewell an

Owen Farrell backs France to ruin Brian O'Driscoll's farewell and hand England the title

Julian Bennetts – Published 10 March 2014 08:09 AMIreland will almost certainly claim the trophy if they win in Paris on Saturday as their points difference is...

Lancaster looks to France for a favour

London – Stuart Lancaster was left looking for a favour from France after his side's 29-18 win over Wales set-up a three-way fight for the Six Nations Championship. England secured a first Triple...

Six Nations set for grand finale

London - In a scenario that will delight organisers, TV executives and armchair fans, the Six Nations championship is set to be decided in the final minutes of the final fixture of next weekend's “Super...

France climb two places in rankings

France climb two places in rankings

France’s late escape against Scotland at Murrayfield has seen them return to fifth in the latest IRB World Rankings, regaining the two places they lost after the defeat by Wales in round three of the...

Saints and Sinners: The weekend’s talking points

By Katie FieldThe SaintsBrilliant BOD Only one man could head up the Saints list this week – the irrepressible Brian O’Driscoll, who became the world’s most-capped Test player on Saturday when he...

Six Nations Team of the Week - Round 4

Six Nations Team of the Week - Round 4

Published 10 March 2014 09:01 AMIreland, inspired by the departing Brian O'Driscoll, ran in seven tries to bolster their points difference and virtually out their Six Nations faith in...

Marler: Win over Wales has buried ghosts

England's Joe Marler admitted their 29-18 win over Wales helped bury the ghosts of last year's hammering in Cardiff. The 30-3 loss to Wales last season caused the England coaching team to re-evaluate...

Best of the Weekend: England & Ireland prosper in the Six Nations

England stay in the hunt, Ireland move into pole positionTwickenham played host to perhaps the most highly-anticipated game of the 2014 Six Nations, and although England’s winning score line of 29-18...

Rugby World Cup 2015: the pick of intriguing and affordable match-ups - The Guardian

Rugby World Cup 2015: the pick of intriguing and affordable match-ups - The Guardian

5 days agoby The Guardianon Google News

Failing to make the last eight was hardly a novel experience for the men in red, who made early exits in 1991 and 1995, but taking a flight back to Cardiff rather than going on to Marseille was enough of an indignity to persuade the Welsh Rugby Union's ...

Rugby World Cup 2015 Tickets: How and Where to Buy, England, Wales, Ireland ... - International Business Times UK

Rugby World Cup 2015 Tickets: How and Where to Buy, England, Wales, Ireland ... - International Business Times UK

Next year's Rugby World Cup takes place in England and Wales, and on 12 September, tickets will go on general sale to rugby fans around the world. England's young team will carry high expectations into an incredibly tricky group that pits them against ...

Rugby 2015 World Cup bases decided - Irish Times

Rugby 2015 World Cup bases decided - Irish Times

3 weeks agoby Irish Timeson Google News

The bases for all of the teams competing at next year's 2015 Rugby World Cup in England and Wales have been completed. Joe Schmidt's Irish side will move venues between each fixture, making use of Celtic Manor in Newport, the FA's centre of excellence ...

ARU hoping to stage Lions tour opener in 2017 to help recoup lost revenue from ... - Courier Mail

ARU hoping to stage Lions tour opener in 2017 to help recoup lost revenue from ... - Courier Mail

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The tourists - combining the best players from England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales - started their 2013 campaign against the Barbarians in Hong Kong, the home of major sponsor HSBC, and Pulver is keen for a similar opener in Australia. “That's one of ...

All Blacks worst World Cup rival 'themselves' - Manawatu Standard

All Blacks worst World Cup rival 'themselves' - Manawatu Standard

There were hopes for a resurgent England, especially at their beloved Twickenham, and mentions of Ireland and Wales. But the general consensus in a four-way conversation between the rugby minds at The Times newspaper was that perhaps only the All ...

'I play to win' – Rugby World Cup looms for Ireland's Jamie Heaslip - The Score

'I play to win' – Rugby World Cup looms for Ireland's Jamie Heaslip - The Score

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There is a season with Leinster, November Tests and a Six Nations to negotiate before the 30-year-old can fully concentrate on Ireland's fixtures against France, Italy, Canada and Romania. However, memories of 2011's quarter-final defeat to Wales ...

Rugby World Cup 2015: Welsh slow off the mark in snapping up tickets for ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Rugby World Cup 2015: Welsh slow off the mark in snapping up tickets for ... - Telegraph.co.uk

However, the World Cup was struggling to capture the imagination of one of rugby's strongholds, with low demand for all three games at the Leicester City Stadium. Hardcore fans in the area may be feeling short-changed after being given unattractive ...

World Cup 2015: England can challenge New Zealand - Guscott - BBC Sport

World Cup 2015: England can challenge New Zealand - Guscott - BBC Sport

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With exactly a year to go until the 2015 World Cup in England, the hosts look the biggest threat to defending champions New Zealand. The All Blacks may be red-hot favourites to lift the Webb Ellis Cup again, but they will enter the tournament knowing ...

Ulster set to turn out near full strength - Irish Times

2 hours agoby Irish Timeson Google News

Marshall played for Ireland in the first Test of the summer against Argentina. But he has a bit to go now to catch the eye of Joe Schmidt, and indeed Kiss, in a highly competitive Ulster midfield where Cave's rib injury has cleared, thus allowing him ...

Today's sport - Irish Independent

32 minutes agoby Irish Independenton Google News

Wales Open - Celtic Manor. Ladies' Home Internationals - Aberdovey GC: Ireland v Scotland, England v Wales. Rugby. Guinness Pro12. Munster v Zebre, Thomond Park, 7.30; Cardiff Blues v Ulster, Arms Park, 7.35 *LIVE BBC Wales; Connacht v Leinster, The ...

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