PREM RUGBY

Tom Biggs retires following medical advice

3 days ago by Worcester Warriors

Former Worcester Warriors wing Tom Biggs has announced his retirement from professional rugby following medical advice.   The 33-year old announced on his Twitter account that after numerous operations,...

Owen Farrell must be made England captain for autumn Tests

5 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England have plenty of advantages when building a Test team but possessing superior playing numbers is not one of them. ,

Thursday Evening Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Etzebeth to lead Boks after Whiteley's return is delayed Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has confirmed that Eben Etzebeth will retain the captaincy of the national side on the Outgoing Tour to the...

Fearless South Africa can rise from the ashes

1 week ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: South Africa were very unlucky not to beat the All Blacks, losing 25-24 in a match that showcased the best the Rugby Championship has to offer. ,

England should look at homegrown coaching talent

2 weeks ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: After the RFU’s new CEO, Stephen Brown, mentioned that England must start planning for the day when Jones steps down, I want to highlight the excellence of homegrown coaches. ...

Imagine the hype if Henry Trinder was an All Black

3 weeks ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: I was in Berkeley on Friday at the very moment Henry Trinder produced his run-and-passing sequence vs Worcester to create that wonder try for Billy Twelvetrees. ,

Mark Wilson swoops for Newcastle in thrilling last-gasp victory at Bath

3 weeks ago by The Guardian

• Bath 32-33 Newcastle• Falcons fight back from 19-0 down at The RecJust when it appeared as if stunning individual tries from the England outcasts Semesa Rokoduguni and Jonathan Joseph would prove...

All Blacks scrum-half Aaron Smith scraps dull box kicking

1 month ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: There was so much to admire about New Zealand’s superb 57-0 win over South Africa but what I enjoyed most was the complete lack of box kicking from Aaron Smith. ,

Owen Farrell seals Saracens’ American dream with win over Newcastle

1 month ago by The Guardian

• Newcastle 7-29 Saracens• Farrell kicks five penalties and a conversion in PhiladelphiaOn a hot evening at the home of Philadelphia’s soccer team, a Saracens side featuring six 2017 Lions won “away”...

Weekend Watch: Pro14, Prem Rugby & Top14

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

An exciting weekend of European domestic rugby kicks off tonight with the showpiece of the lot coming from Belfast as Ulster host Pro14 reigning champions at the Kingspan Stadium (7:35pm). Pro14 rugby...