Paul Gabrillagues slapped with 6-week ban

Paul Gabrillagues slapped with 6-week ban

France second-row Paul Gabrillagues appeared today before an independent World Rugby disciplinary committee having been cited for alleged foul play in the test match between France and Scotland, in Nice...

John Afoa agrees new Bristol Bears contract

John Afoa agrees new Bristol Bears contract

Bristol Bears have today confirmed that John Afoa has committed to the club for a further season, extending his time at Ashton Gate until 2021.   The 35-year-old was named in the Premiership team...

France names team to face Scotland

France names team to face Scotland

France have made four changes to their team to face Scotland in Edinburgh on Saturday.     Guilhem Guirado, who has recovered from injury, makes his return to the starting squad.     Felix...

Marcell Coetzee ruled out of the Rugby World Cup

Marcell Coetzee ruled out of the Rugby World Cup

Ulster looseforward Marcell Coetzee has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup in Japan after sustaining an ankle injury against Argentina on Saturday.   Coetzee left the field with a concussion...

Argentina Name Rugby World Cup Squad

Argentina Name Rugby World Cup Squad

Los Pumas head coach Mario Ledesma has confirmed his squad for the Rugby World Cup in Japan.   Most of the squad helped the Jaguares to the Super Rugby Final this year with overseas based players...

Latest World Rankings: Wales end New Zealand's run as the highest ranked test side

Latest World Rankings: Wales end New Zealand's run as the highest ranked test side

Following their victory over England this past weekend, Wales have climbed to number one in the World Rugby Rankings for the first time since the rankings were introduced in October 2003.   Wales...