Rugby World Cup 2023: England and Wales among top seeds in draw for France tournament

2 months ago by BBC Rugby News

Wales and England are among the top seeds for the 2023 Rugby World Cup draw on Monday, with Ireland in band two and Scotland in the third band.

The Springboks' jersey for the 2021 Lions tour has been released

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

ASICS unveiled the unique Springbok jersey for next year’s tour to South Africa of the British & Irish Lions on Friday, featuring a vintage colourway and special commemorative 3D...

Former Ireland star Sophie Spence takes up coaching role with Wales

2 months ago by Irish Independent

Former Ireland second-row Sophie Spence will be part of Wales' World Cup backroom team in New Zealand next year.

Peel To Leave Ulster Role At End Of Season

2 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Ulster assistant coach Dwayne Peel will return to his native Wales next summer to take up a senior assistant coach role at Cardiff Blues. The 76-times capped Wales international joined Ulster in 2017 on...

Team of the Week: Nations Cup standouts combine

2 months ago by Sky Sports Rugby

We pick the standout players from the weekend as Ireland, Wales and Fiji won in the Autumn Nations Cup, the Pumas and Wallabies drew, while France's youngsters shone at Twickenham...

Huge personal milestone for Farrell as England claim Autumn Nations Cup

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

During the pulsating conclusion to the Autumn Nations Cup on Sunday, England captain Owen Farrell kicked himself into an exclusive club of legends of the game.   The 29 year-old became the sixth...

Debut tries for Kieran Hardy and Sam Parry as Wales run in five against Italy

2 months ago by The Guardian

Wales 38-18 ItalyFirst tries for Kieran Hardy and Sam Parry as Wales seal fifthThe year 2020 will be remembered fondly by few, but Welsh rugby has even more reason than most to wish for its end. But there...

Anthony Watson returns for Autumn Nations Cup Final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his England team to face France in the Autumn Nations Cup Final on Sunday.   In the only change to the team that beat Wales at Parc y Scarlets last weekend, Anthony...

Eddie Jones trims his squad ahead Autumn Nations Cup Finale

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England have retained a 27-player squad for this weekend’s Quilter International against France.    Eddie Jones’s side will take on France at Twickenham Stadium on Sunday (2pm KO)...

Sexton Determined To Spark ‘Full 80-Minute Performance’ Against Scots

3 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Following a frustrating few weeks on the sidelines, Ireland captain Jonathan Sexton is itching to get back out at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday for the Guinness Series finale against Scotland. Due to a...