Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs rallied in the second half against Sale Sharks, but the Premiership leaders still slipped to a first defeat since November.     Sale Sharks survived a second-half fightback...

Nathan Hughes inspires convincing Bristol win over Gloucester

5 hours ago by The Guardian

• Bristol 34-16 Gloucester• Henry Purdy scores against old clubPremiership clubs were quick to welcome the demotion of Saracens, but they are appreciably slower in filling the vacuum at the top of...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: England boss Eddie Jones hasn't learned from scrum-half woe

4 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: There is much to like about Eddie Jones's Six Nations squad, which includes some exciting selections, but it's also a tale of two lessons from the World Cup in Japan. ,

Eddie Jones names the first England squad of 2020 ahead of the Six Nations

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his 34-man squad for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations.  Jones has included 22 players who played at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last year and...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Eddie Jones must harness all the anger from Saracens salary cap affair

5 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: The Saracens players, the backbone of the England team for five or six years, have been labelled by many as cheats and must now play alongside colleagues from Exeter. ,

Repeat of 2019 final as Leinster host Saracens in quarter-final

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby and Saracens will do battle once again in a rematch of the 2019 Heineken Champions Cup final when they meet in this season’s quarter-finals.    No.1 seed Leinster...

Champions Cup Team of Round Six

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool stages of the Champions Cup came to an end of the weekend with the eight teams now set to compete for the ultimate prize.   The #HeinekenChampionsCup QFLeinster v SaracensExeter v NorthamptonToulouse...

Champions Cup preview: five clubs fight for three best runners-up spots

1 week ago by The Guardian

• Saracens, Saints, Gloucester, Glasgow and Ulster can progress • Exeter can seal home quarter-final, Gloucester go to ToulouseLeinster will be the top seeds for the quarter-finals if they win in Treviso...