Andy Farrell explains the selection of Jacob Stockdale at fullback

Andy Farrell explains the selection of Jacob Stockdale at fullback

Ireland boss Andy Farrell believes Jacob Stockdale can light up Ireland’s attack from fullback in their clash against Italy on Saturday.   Stockdale has been featuring in the role for Ulster...

Mick Kearney Challenges His Former Team

Mick Kearney Challenges His Former Team

The challenge with Leinster will be a special fixture for Mick Kearney. The Irish lock is in fact, together with his union mate Ian Nagle, one of the former players of this 3rd round of Guinness PRO14...

Strong France Team Named To Face Wales

Strong France Team Named To Face Wales

France head coach Fabien Galthie has named his matchday 23 to face Wales at the Stade de France on Saturday.    With Damian Penaud out injured, Racing 92 winger Teddy Thomas has returned to...

Premiership Players Set To Miss The British & Irish Lions' Clash With Japan

Premiership Players Set To Miss The British & Irish Lions' Clash With Japan

British and Irish Lions Managing director Ben Calveley hopes that Warren Gatland won't be without Premiership-based players for the Lions first 'home' test since 2005 when the invitational side...

2020-21 Premiership Final to Clash With Lions Test

2020-21 Premiership Final to Clash With Lions Test

The Premiership and the British & Irish Lions are poised for a tug-of-war next year as the Lions vs Japan test has been scheduled for the same day as the Premiership final.   The test, which...

Sexton leads McCaw and Carter in vote for World Player of the Decade

Sexton leads McCaw and Carter in vote for World Player of the Decade

World Rugby has provided updates on the current leaders for the World Rugby Awards with the virtual award ceremony set to take place on 7 December.   The special edition virtual show...