Rugby Europe Championship


European nations look for fast start in RWC 2019 qualification bid

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The road to Japan starts on Saturday for five teams as the Rugby Europe Championship gets underway in Brussels, Madrid and Offenbach, near Frankfurt.

New century for evolving Georgia

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In the upcoming Rugby Europe Championship, Georgian rugby is on course to celebrate an historic milestone – its first caps centurion – 28 years after the Lelos played their first test against Zimbabwe.

Romania lead the chase for European World Cup spot

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The third round of the Rugby Europe Championship produced wins for Georgia, Romania and Germany.

The peculiar Vannes vs Narbonne "no maul" stand off

3 weeks ago by Rugby Dump

Last weekend's ProD2 clash between Vannes and Narbonne will hardly be remembered as being a classic. Soggy conditions made fast-flowing open rugby virtually impossible in a game which saw Vannes...

Ones to Watch: Wales

3 weeks ago by RBS 6 Nations

Wales may have only won twice in the RBS 6 Nations but there were plenty of moments of individual brilliance and shining performances to get fans excited about the future of Welsh rugby.

What lies ahead: Wales

3 weeks ago by RBS 6 Nations

Wales secured wins against Italy and Ireland in the 2017 RBS 6 Nations but were beaten in Paris and Edinburgh as well as suffering defeat to England in Cardiff. Here we take a look at what lies ahead for...

Rob Kearney and Jamie Heaslip ruled out of Champions Cup QF

4 weeks ago by Leinster Rugby

Leinster will be without the services of Ireland No. 8 Jamie Heaslip and fullback Rob Kearney for this weekend's clash against Cardiff.  Both players missed Ireland's final 6 Nations game against...

'The party Ireland would love to spoil the most is the England party' - Eddie Jones starts the mind games

1 month ago by Irish Independent

Head coach Eddie Jones told England to achieve the first RBS 6 Nations back-to-back Grand Slam and realise their ambition of being the best in the world after the record-equalling defeat of Scotland.

Rugby Europe formalise its request to the 6 Nations

1 month ago by Rugby Europe

The first meeting of Rugby Europe Board of Directors took place this Thursday March 9th in Paris.   The discussion about “6 Nations opening to the other European unions” was among the...

Ultimate Rugby's Pick of the Weekend's Fixtures

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

6 Nations England vs Scotland   England head into this match on the brink of equalling the New Zealand record of 18 consecutive victories, while Scotland have the chance to win a Triple Crown,...