Johnson still unproven - Davies

Wales legend Jonathan Davies says Scotland Six Nations boss Scott Johnson has yet to prove himself in a top job. Davies rates ex-Wales caretaker coach Johnson as a "great motivator", but claims...

Saying England have Six Nations Championship nailed down is not

Saying England have Six Nations Championship nailed down is not arrogance - it is based on vital statistics

‘You cannot say that’ and ‘typically English’ are phrases probably spewing forth at this claim but let us look at this in the cold light of day. England are top of the table with six points...

Six Nations 2013: England must improve on performance against th

Six Nations 2013: England must improve on performance against the French to achieve Grand Slam

To say talk of a first Grand Slam in 10 years has been forbidden within the England camp would be an insult to the intelligence of the readers. From the moment the Six Nations squad got together...

Six Nations 2013: why Ireland coach Declan Kidney is running out

Six Nations 2013: why Ireland coach Declan Kidney is running out of time

Damned if you do, damned if you don’t, It’s a cruel process. Ireland should have beaten Scotland out of sight last week. They completely dominated the game with over 70 per cent possession...

Six Nations 2013: Stuart Hogg and Leigh Halfpenny go head-to-hea

Six Nations 2013: Stuart Hogg and Leigh Halfpenny go head-to-head in fight for Lions spot

First, due to illness suffered by commentator Andrew Cotter, Davies the summariser was pressed into commentary duties. It is not an easy transition, and Davies certainly didn’t make it sound...

Six Nations 2013: Manu Tuilagi's devotion to England is written

Six Nations 2013: Manu Tuilagi's devotion to England is written in blood following defeat of France

So eager was the Leicester centre to return to action after being “sparked out” following a collision early in the first half with France No 8 Louis Picamoles that he administered his own strapping...

Weir enhances Scotland prospects

Weir has been forced to play second fiddle to Ruaridh Jackson in Scotland’s opening three games, coming off the bench in the victory over Ireland last weekend. The 21-year-old took his chance...

Kidney confident Ireland can rediscover form

Ireland coach Declan Kidney sees no reason why Ireland cannot end the Six Nations on a high with wins over France and Italy. Since Brian O'Driscoll inspired Ireland to a barnstorming start to the Championship...

Six Nations 2013: Will Greenwood's report card on England France

Six Nations 2013: Will Greenwood's report card on England France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales

England The show goes on. The slow-burning 15-month campaign under Stuart Lancaster is gradually bearing fruit. England have shown different styles in their Six Nations victories so...

Italy forwards will pose England a threat, says Care

Victory for England would take them a step closer to the Grand Slam and set up a potential RBS 6 Nations Championship decider with Wales in Cardiff and on the back of impressive wins over Scotland,...

Summer tours offer England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland chance to develop ... - The Independent

Summer tours offer England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland chance to develop ... - The Independent

England. It sounds brutally harsh to any fair-minded soul, but there are those among rugby's chattering classes who seriously argue that Stuart Lancaster, the red-rose coach, should look on his three consecutive Six Nations runner-up campaigns as three ...

European Rugby Champions Cup: The behind-the-scenes story - BBC Sport

European Rugby Champions Cup: The behind-the-scenes story - BBC Sport

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Saturday, 8 November: Wales v Wallabies, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff - ABC Online

Saturday, 8 November: Wales v Wallabies, Millennium Stadium, Cardiff - ABC Online

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Fixtures against Six Nations Champions Ireland and next year's Rugby World Cup hosts England are once again on the itinerary and the tour will also include matches against the Barbarians, for the first time since 2011, Wales at Millennium Stadium as ...

Wales could learn from game changing Irish - WalesOnline

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Considerable debate has been generated over the past few months in the press and in rugby clubs up and down the land over the future of Welsh rugby and, in particular, the relative decline of our regional sides over the last few years. Given this, I ...

TV3 win Irish broadcast rights for Rugby World Cup 2015 - Insidethegames.biz

TV3 win Irish broadcast rights for Rugby World Cup 2015 - Insidethegames.biz

"Ireland has traditionally been a strong and passionate rugby market and we are delighted to be appointing a broadcaster that shares our enthusiasm for rugby and for our showcase event," said RWCL managing director Brett Gosper. "TV3 plays a major role ...

Australia to play England and Wales during 5-match tour to prepare for Rugby ... - Times Colonist

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The Wallabies won the last four matches of their 2013 European tour, beating Italy, Ireland, Scotland and Wales after a narrow defeat to England. "With the Rugby World Cup just a year away in England, we have scheduled games against five teams that ...

TV3 wins rights to 2015 Rugby World Cup - Irish Times (blog)

Although it has not been confirmed publicly, it is believed that BT will have first pick on matches involving the Aviva Premiership teams in England, with Sky Sports having first pick on them in Ireland as well as Wales, Scotland, France and Italy ...

The European Rugby Champions Cup explained: Everything you need to know ... - WalesOnline

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The four-year agreement is subject to contract. BT Sport will have first call on matches involving English clubs, with Sky likely to focus on big games involving French, Irish and Welsh sides. Simon Green, Director of BT Sport said: "It is fantastic ...

NZ view: All Blacks great Andrew Mehrtens asks whether it's time to move away ... - Herald Sun

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“At the moment, money is being pumped into a competition that ultimately does more for the rugby development of France, Ireland, England, Australia and Wales than it does New Zealand.” Getting back to Super Rugby though and the latest instalment of ...

BC Place hopes new artificial turf will attract rugby nations - Vancouver Sun

BC Place hopes new artificial turf will attract rugby nations - Vancouver Sun

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He said there's a huge untapped market for games involving top-ranked rugby teams such as the All Blacks from New Zealand or the national teams from South Africa, Australia, England, Ireland, France and Wales. “You wouldn't just draw people from the ...

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