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8 uncapped players named in England Squad for Six Nations opener

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his squad to begin preparations for England’s first match of the 6 Nations against Italy in Rome.  Following this weekend’s club fixtures, 35...

James Haskell suspension ruling after dangerous hit on Jamie Roberts

3 days ago by Rugby Dump

James Haskell has been suspended following an independent disciplinary hearing in London today. The Wasps flanker was red carded against Harlequins when he tackled Jamie Roberts high and slightly late....

Haskell given four-week ban for dangerous tackle

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps and England flanker James Haskell will sit out the start of the Six Nations after being given a four-week ban for a dangerous tackle. Haskell collided with his shoulder to the head of Harlequins...

James Haskell will miss England’s first two Six Nations games

3 days ago by The Guardian

• Wasps flanker was sent off for tackle in Champions Cup defeat• France’s Bastareaud will miss Six Nations opener after ban for slurWasps flanker James Haskell will be unavailable for England’s...

Rugby union: talking points from the weekend’s European action

6 days ago by The Guardian

Wasps lapses frustrate Dai Young, Leinster look a cut above and Rhys Patchell’s attacking flair gives Scarlets momentumAfter Wasps had cruised into a 21-0 lead with three converted tries after half an...

Champions Cup Highlights: Harlequins v Wasps

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins deny Wasps a place in the quarter final of the competition with a late comeback to win by one try. Wasps got off to a flier, scoring tries through Eastmond, Carr and Johnson to take the early...

James Haskell facing ban after flying into Jamie Roberts' head

1 week ago by Rugby Dump

Wasps flanker James Haskell has publicly apologised for the brutal tackle on Jamie Roberts that earned him a straight red card late in their Champions Cup clash with Harlequins. With Haskell off the field,...

Wasps’ James Haskell sent off for dangerous tackle as Harlequins rally

1 week ago by The Guardian

• Harlequins 33-28 Wasps• Quins complete stunning turnaround with James Chisholm last-gasp tryJames Haskell was sent off for a dangerous tackle as Wasps saw their hopes of reaching the Champions Cup...

European Champions Cup: pool-by-pool guide to the weekend games

1 week ago by The Guardian

• Leinster’s Seán O’Brien to miss start of Six Nations after hip operation• Liam Williams starts for Saracens in make-or-break trip to OspreysChris Robshaw is absent from the Harlequins team to...

Thursday Evening Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Marcus Smith signs first senior professional contract Harlequins have secured the signature of one of England's most promising young talents with Marcus Smith signing his first senior professional contract...