Cowan desperate to play his part at World Cup

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Blair Cowan is ready to add whatever he can to the Scotland camp after Vern Cotter called on the flanker to replace Grant Gilchrist.

Scotland slip-up against Springboks

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Scotland suffered their first defeat of the Rugby World Cup as Handre Pollard produced a commanding display from fly-half to move South Africa top of Pool B with a 34-16 victory.

England bow out of Rugby World Cup

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Bernard Foley collected a 28-point haul as Australia beat England 33-13 to knock the hosts out of the Rugby World Cup.

Zebo happy to show his versatility

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Simon Zebo is ready to don whatever jersey he is given on Sunday, when Ireland will seek to preserve their perfect start to the Rugby World Cup.

Wales march on towards World Cup last eight

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Wales were made to work hard for a third straight Rugby World Cup victory, beating Fiji 23-13 to edge closer to the quarter-finals.

Michalak writes his name in French record books

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Frederic Michalak became France's record point scorer at World Cups as Les Bleus made it three wins from three in Pool D with a 41-18 victory over Canada in Milton Keynes.

Irish aim to exit pool stage with a splash

8 years ago by Irish Independent

For Robbie Henshaw, getting through yesterday's captain's run at a misty Olympic Park was a bigger deal than usual. Having pulled a hamstring in the last session before the squad left Ireland for Wales...

Henshaw returns for Ireland team against Italy

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Robbie Henshaw will make his World Cup debut in a new Irish midfield named by Joe Schmidt for their pool clash with RBS 6 Nations rivals Italy.

Parisse returns for Italy's crunch clash

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Italy have been boosted by the return of Sergio Parisse for their crunch World Cup clash against Ireland at the Olympic Stadium on Sunday.

Cowan to start against South Africa

8 years ago by RBS 6 Nations

Blair Cowan's whirlwind few days continue as the flanker will start for Scotland in their crunch Rugby World Cup match with South Africa at St James' Park on Saturday.