Three players will make their first appearance in a Wales Sevens jersey this weekend in Łódź, Poland. Alex Grey, Jake Thomas and Dai Treharne are the newcomers in Richie Pugh’s squad for Rugby Europe’s Grand Prix Series, for what will be t…
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JOHANNESBURG — Tom Banks couldn’t be denied first crack at the Wallabies fullback jersey vacated by Israel Folau, according to Australian coach Michael Cheika.
TOKYO — Australia have the potential to cause yet another Rugby World Cup surprise later this year in Japan, according to former New Zealand captain Richie McCaw.
Ahead of the start of this year’s Rugby Championship, we take a look at some classic encounters from the competition as well as its predecessor, the Tri-Nations.
COMMENT: Big, powerful and direct.
Former Wales international Dale McIntosh will join Namibia’s coaching team for the 2019 World Cup.
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones is named the Welsh Rugby Writers’ Association player of the year.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has named his team to play South Africa’s Springboks in the first test of the 2019 Rugby Championship with Isi Naisarani named for his debut. The Melbourne Rebels backrower is set to become Wallaby 926 when he runs …
The 2019 Rugby championship kicks off this weekend on Saturday and as usual with Rugby World cup years there will be a shortened version of the tournament. There are no June tours this year and the Rugby Championship teams will not play each other on a…
Having been captured cheering on the country’s cricketers during their World Cup heroics last weekend, England’s rugby stars will be desperate to emulate their success when they head to Japan later this summer. Eddie Jones’ side are among the front-runners to lift the Webb Ellis Cup for the second time, and the England head coach […]
Matt Silva is appointed as the successor to Mark Jones as the new head coach for North Wales based side RGC.
South African twins Dan and Jean-Luc du Preez sign permanent deals with Sale Sharks, having initially agreed to join on loan.
It was the moment that inspired a nation and put rugby firmly on the map: Japan stunning the Springboks 34-32 at the 2015 World Cup in Brighton to pull off the game’s greatest upset.
JOHANNESBURG — South Africa’s fielding of a second-string team for their Rugby Championship opener against the Wallabies shouldn’t be seen as a sign of disrespect, according to coach Rassie Erasmus.
JOHANNESBURG — The wheels are in motion to find a successor for coach Michael Cheika should the Wallabies not win the Rugby World Cup later this year.