"We've earned the right to be playing a play-off game." - Dan McFarland

In the bitterness of Ulster’s recent defeat to Leinster, the former’s head coach Dan McFarland has stated that his side deserves to participate in play-offs rugby.   Ulster fell to Leinster...

Lions management takes Australian offer off the table

Lions management takes Australian offer off the table

Australia’s offer to host the British & Irish Lions series against the Springboks has been turned down by the Lions board.   The Lions are due to tour South Africa later this year but...

Crusaders power past Hurricanes in Christchurch

Crusaders power past Hurricanes in Christchurch

The Crusaders thwarted the Hurricanes’ hopes of recording their first victory of the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa campaign  as the men in red powered past their rivals 33-16 in Christchurch.   Codie...

Sean Everitt extends stay at the Sharks

Sean Everitt extends stay at the Sharks

Sharks head coach Sean Everitt has penned a new deal with the union which will see him hold his current position until 2024.   Everitt has been a loyal servant to the Sharks in a journey that began...

Thorley's red card raises eyebrows

Thorley's red card raises eyebrows

The trend of issuing red cards continued this weekend with Gloucester winger Ollie Thorley given his marching orders during his side’s clash against Wasps – a decision which has left many somewhat...

Leinster into the Pro 14 Final as Ulster see red

Leinster into the Pro 14 Final as Ulster see red

Leinster booked their spot in the Pro14 Final as Conference A winners with a 38-19 away win at Ulster in a crazy round 14 clash which saw five yellow cards and one red. Leinster opened the scoring with...