Rugby Australia Boss: Israel Folau's reported payout 'wildly inaccurate'

Rugby Australia Boss: Israel Folau's reported payout 'wildly inaccurate'

Rugby Australia boss Raelene Castle has responded to reports that the settlement Israel Folau received was in the region of $8 million, labelling it as ‘wildly inaccurate’.   The former...

2020 Six Nations referee appointments announced

2020 Six Nations referee appointments announced

World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the men’s Six Nations 2020 as the road to Rugby World Cup 2023 begins in earnest for the world’s top referees. The selection,...

Premiership season structure for 2020/21 and 2021/22 confirmed

Premiership season structure for 2020/21 and 2021/22 confirmed

Premiership Rugby has reconfirmed the season structure for both the 2020/21 and 2021/22 Premiership seasons.   The Premiership Rugby announcement comes after the schedule for the British & Irish...

Kyle Cooper makes Exeter loan move

Kyle Cooper makes Exeter loan move

Newcastle Falcons hooker Kyle Cooper has agreed a loan move to Exeter Chiefs until the end of March.     The 30-year-old has made 51 appearances for the Falcons since joining from South African...

John Barclay retires from international rugby

John Barclay retires from international rugby

Former Scotland captain John Barclay has announced his retirement from international rugby.   Barclay made his debut against New Zealand at Murrayfield in the 2007 World Cup and captained the side...

Patrick Ryan signs for Cornish Pirates

Patrick Ryan signs for Cornish Pirates

The Cornish Pirates can confirm that they have signed 21-year-old back-row player Patrick ‘Paddy’ Ryan, who has previously played at Northampton Saints.     Kildare-born, Ryan first...