Category: Rugby

Rugby News

Dec 10

Road to the NatWest 6 Nations: European wrap

The first round of the European festive fixtures are now in the books and what a weekend it was.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.sixnationsrugby.com/en/news/wales/32015.php

Dec 10

Gibbes praises Ulster after victory over Harlequins

Ulster head coach Jono Gibbes is happy with Ulster’s display in the 17-5 victory over Harlequins in the European Champions Cup.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42301576

Dec 10

European Champions Cup: Relive Ulster’s victory over Harlequins

Listen to the highlights of Ulster’s impressive 17-5 win over Harlequins at a snowbound Stoop in the European Champions Cup.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/northern-ireland/42301574

Dec 10

Taulupe Faletau: Bath and Wales wait on number eight’s injury

Bath and Wales wait for news of the knee injury suffered by number eight Taulupe Faletau in the 24-20 loss in Toulon.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42301552

Dec 10

Draw made for first round of the Sevens Series in Dubai

Series gets underway at the end of November

Permanent link to this article: http://www.worldrugby.org/news/287488

Dec 10

Pools announced for HSBC Sydney Sevens

The pools have been announced for both the men’s and women’s legs of the HSBC Sydney Sevens

Permanent link to this article: http://www.worldrugby.org/news/301155

Dec 10

Edinburgh 50-20 London Irish: Cockerill backs Stuart McInally for Scotland

Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill says Stuart McInally’s recent displays prove he should be Scotland’s first-choice hooker.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42296833

Dec 10

Tonga book ticket to San Francisco

Tonga finished third at Pacific Mini Games to secure the final Oceania qualifier spot at RWC 7s 2018

Permanent link to this article: http://www.worldrugby.org/news/300991

Dec 09

REPORT: Blues fall for first time in Europe

Cardiff Blues lost for the first time in the European Challenge Cup, but their 24-0 defeat at Sale Sharks didn’t cost them top spot in Pool 2.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wru.co.uk/eng/matchcentre/40025.php

Dec 09

Coach Steve Tandy hails Ospreys ‘spirit and fight’ in Northampton win

Ospreys coach Steve Tandy hails the “fight and spirit” of his side after a remarkable 43-32 win over Northampton Saints.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42296356

Dec 09

REPORT: Evans inspires unstoppable Ospreys

Ospreys kept up their hopes of making the European Rugby Champions Cup knockout stages after they came out on top of an 11-try thriller over Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wru.co.uk/eng/matchcentre/40024.php

Dec 09

Faletau injured as Bath fall short in Toulon

Wales were handed another injury blow when Taulupe Faletau injured his knee in Bath’s narrow loss to Toulon on Saturday in the Champions Cup.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.sixnationsrugby.com/en/news/wales/32014.php

Dec 09

WRU National League results

Results from the Welsh Rugby Union National Leagues and Plate competition.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42295843

Dec 09

REPORT: Scarlets win it at the death

Two tries in the final five minutes enabled the Scarlets to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat against 14 man Benetton as they picked up the full five points with a 33-28 Champions Cup win.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wru.co.uk/eng/matchcentre/40023.php

Dec 09

Williams frustrated after day one in Cape Town

Wales Sevens head coach Gareth Williams says his team need to up their performance after a tough opening day in South Africa.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wru.co.uk/eng/news/40022.php

Dec 09

‘No rise’ in Principality Stadium ejections

Not all incidents of anti-social behaviour were reported to stewards, officials say.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-42195871