Scarlets great Ken Owens to retire from rugby

Scarlets great Ken Owens to retire from rugby

Former club captain and one of the Scarlets’ all-time greats, Ken Owens, has announced his retirement from rugby. The 37-year-old hooker will be remembered as one of the finest players to pull on...

Bank of Ireland and Leinster Rugby Announce Five-Year Contract Extension

Bank of Ireland and Leinster Rugby Announce Five-Year Contract Extension

Bank of Ireland today announced a five-year extension of its sponsorship of Leinster Rugby, including title sponsorship of both the men’s and women’s senior teams, to run until 2028.The Bank...

Bank of Ireland Extends Munster Rugby Main Partner Agreement

Bank of Ireland Extends Munster Rugby Main Partner Agreement

Bank of Ireland today announced a five-year extension of its main partnership agreement with Munster Rugby to run until 2028. The Bank has a long association with the province, dating back to 1998, and...

Former All Blacks coach Foster makes Japan move

Former All Blacks coach Foster makes Japan move

Former All Blacks head coach Ian Foster will join Japan's Toyota Verblitz next season, the club said Tuesday, reuniting him with Steve Hansen and joined by Rugby League star Joseph Manu. Foster has not...

Super Rugby Pacific 2024 Teams: All the team news for Round Nine

Super Rugby Pacific 2024 Teams: All the team news for Round Nine

Round Nine of Super Rugby Pacific completes the bye section of the draw as teams look to build form. It begins in Fiji as the Drua take on the unbeaten Hurricanes in Suva. The Queensland Reds and Highlanders...

Champions Cup: When two English clubs made the semis

Champions Cup: When two English clubs made the semis

When Northampton Saints followed Harlequins into the Investec Champions Cup semi-finals last weekend, it was only the sixth time there have been two English clubs in the last four of EPCR ‘s elite...