Hooper says Australia will 'rip in' against fierce rivals England in first Test
Australia have lost their past eight Tests against England and Michael Hooper says it is time to end that miserable run. Michael Hooper says Australia are ready to "rip in" and "turn...
South Africa's top spot on the World Rugby rankings under siege
South Africa's number one ranking is on the line this weekend, with New Zealand, France and Ireland capable of usurping the Springboks. World Rugby have published...
Ealing Trailfinders Sign Jack Metcalf
Ealing Trailfinders have confirmed the signing of versatile Sale Sharks back Jack Metcalf. The highly-rated 21-year-old, who can play centre, wing or fullback, joins Trailfinders...
Damian de Allende, Lood de Jager sign for Japanese club
Rugby World Cup-winning Springboks Damian de Allende and Lood de Jager are off to Japan next season. Japan Rugby League One side the Panasonic Wild Knights have confirmed that the...
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Vincent Koch takes on coaching role with Championship club
Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok prop Vincent Koch is taking on a coaching role with Championship club Ampthill. The Saracens' centurion makes the move to Wasps next season and as he...
Piutau, Fekitoa and Folau start for Tonga on their return to test rugby
Former Wallaby outside back Israel Folau will make his test return when he plays for Tonga against Fiji in the Pacific Nations Cup on Saturday. The 33-year-old, a fundamentalist Christian,...
All Blacks team named to face Ireland
Head Coach Ian Foster said the selectors were excited to name the first All Blacks test team for 2022. “This is doubly exciting for us playing at a packed Eden Park for our first test of the...
Wales name team for first Test match against South Africa
Wales Head coach Wayne Pivac has named his team to play South Africa at Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria this weekend (KO 4.05pm BST). Tommy Reffell will win his first senior Wales cap having...
Ireland Team To Face New Zealand
Ireland Head Coach Andy Farrell has announced the Ireland side that will take to the field at Eden Park in Auckland in the first Test of the three Test Series against New Zealand. Jonathan Sexton...
Cheslin Kolbe on the move again?
Cheslin Kolbe could be on the move again. Reports in South Africa suggest that Springbok and Toulon flyer Cheslin Kolbe could be on the move again, with a report by Sunday newspaper The Rapport...
Deon Fourie to become the oldest-ever Springbok debutant
Stormers' veteran Deon Fourie is in line to become the oldest-ever Springbok debutant this weekend against Wales. The 35-year-old earned his call up to the Springbok squad after an outstanding...
World Rugby upholds Spain's disqualification, Romania qualify
World Rugby have confirmed that Spain's appeal against their disqualification from next year's Rugby World Cup has been dismissed. Spain were found guilty of fielding an ineligible...
Tender moment precedes Maori All Blacks vs Ireland clash
A touching gesture by the Irish saw captain Bundee Aki present a number 11 jersey to the Maori All Blacks before the latter commenced an emotional haka performance. The jersey was...
Wales coach Wayne Pivac's team announcement press conference ahead of 1st Test vs Springboks
Wales captain Dan Biggar press conference ahead of 1st test vs Springboks 2022