Alex Sanderson appointed as Sale Sharks' new Director of Rugby

Alex Sanderson appointed as Sale Sharks' new Director of Rugby

Sale Sharks have confirmed the appointment of former club captain Alex Sanderson as Director of Rugby. The club has reached an agreement with Saracens to release Alex from his contract and he will...

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup final group stage-games scrapped

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup final group stage-games scrapped

Premiership Rugby chief executive Darren Childs has confirmed that the remaining Champions Cup and Challenge Cup pools stage matches have now been abandoned.   This comes after the French...

Liam Williams to miss Wales vs Ireland in Six Nations

Liam Williams to miss Wales vs Ireland in Six Nations

Scarlets' Liam Williams is set to miss the first round of Wales’ Six Nations campaign after being banned for three games following his red card while playing for the Scarlets against Cardiff...

Jamie Ritchie signs the longest contract Edinburgh’s history

Jamie Ritchie signs the longest contract Edinburgh’s history

Following the confirmation of Hamish Watson's committing to the club, Edinburgh has announced that Scotland back-row Jamie Ritchie has committed his future to Edinburgh Rugby by signing the...

Allianz Premier 15s season paused

Allianz Premier 15s season paused

This suspension includes rounds 11 and 12, originally due to take place on Saturday 16 January and Saturday 23 January 2021 respectively.   The decision has been taken following increased prevalence...

Covid throws spanner in Brumbies' pre-season preparation

Covid throws spanner in Brumbies' pre-season preparation

The Brumbies’ preparations to defend their Super Rugby AU title are being stifled by new Covid-19 concerns.   A match was scheduled to go ahead between the Brumbies and Waratahs as a pre-season...