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Preview: Can bewildered Bath bounce back against excellent Exeter?

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending champions Exeter Chiefs will see what they can make of a Bath outfit which will be kicking itself after an unexpected loss to the newly-promoted Newcastle Falcons in Round 1.   Exeter...

Preview: Sale Sharks tackle Falcons at Kingston Park

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

An interesting tussle initiates the Premiership’s second round as unexpected winners from Round 1, Newcastle, take on Sale Sharks at Kingston Park in the former’s first home game of the competition.   Sale...

Williams & Tompkins start against England

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales Captain Alun Wyn Jones returns to the starting line-up to face England at Parc y Scarlets on Saturday.   Jones will pack down alongside Jake Ball in the second-row behind an all-Scarlets front-row...

George Ford back for England v Wales battle in only change from Ireland romp

12 hours ago by The Guardian

Ford in at fly-half for Saturday’s Autumn Nations Cup gameEngland captain Owen Farrell joins Henry Slade in the centresEngland have named George Ford at fly-half in their only change for Saturday’s...

Six-Two split on the bench as George Ford returns to the England starting line up

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his England team for their key Autumn Nations Cup tie against Wales this weekend. England will travel to Llanelli, where they will take on the hosts at Parc y Scarlets on Saturday...

Watson and Cowan-Dickie summoned by Jones

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The English duo of Anthony Watson and Luke Cowan-Dickie have been recalled by England head coach Eddie Jones ahead of this coming weekend’s fixture against Wales at Parc Y Scarlets.   Watson...

Premiership stats leaders: tackles, turnovers, carries & more

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 1 of the Premiership kicked off this past weekend and played out largely as expected in terms of results, barring Newcastle’s Falcons surprise victory over Bath at The Rec.   We turn...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: After 13 months and an under-par World Cup Final we've got the REAL England back

4 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: My biggest take-away from Saturday's enthralling match is that England and Eddie Jones have finally exorcised the ghost of their no-show in last year's World Cup final. ,

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Ollie Lawrence deserves a chance to shine against Ireland

6 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England produced some of their best rugby against Ireland last year and I am expecting that confidence to kick in at Twickenham with a much-improved performance and win. ,