Ystalyfera RFC player Jesse Patton will not be allowed to play again until 2023 after testing positive for using a banned substance.
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The Ospreys have followed the example set by Cardiff Blues in finding a temporary training base while their facilities are being used in the battle against coronavirus. Their usual training base at the Llandarcy Academy of Sport is currently being used…
Exeter Chiefs have given club stalwart Phil Dollman the chance to go out on a high by extending his contract to the end of the 2019-20 campaign. The 35-year-old Welshman, who helped to steer the Chiefs into the Premiership back in 2010 and then go on t…
Former Wales Women wing Caryl James fears the WRU’s plan to name one coach for both the national 15-a-side and Sevens teams is misguided.
Gareth Cooper was left bankrupt after Debra Leyshon obtained loans and mortgages in his name.
Every major sport has iconic moments of greatness to draw its followers back again and again – Sir Gareth Edwards provided one of rugby’s in 1973.
Patrick Gearey looks at how rugby union may have to adapt the scrum as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Samoan lock Brandon Nansen has joined French club Brive after leaving Dragons.
WRU performance director Ryan Jones says discussions have been held about a combined Team GB men’s Sevens squad for the 2021 World Series.
Dragons have confirmed former Scotland international Gordon Ross has been appointed backs coach at the region. Ross links up with the backroom staff at Rodney Parade with immediate effect after leaving his previous role at Worcester Warriors. The 42-ye…
Ospreys will resume training in Swansea ahead of the resumption of the Pro14, scheduled for the final two weekends in August.
Welsh Rugby Union chief executive Martyn Phillips says he is confident they can reach an agreement with Wales’ top players about more pay cuts.
WRU chief executive Martyn Phillips says the sooner contracts can be given to Wales’ best women players “the happier I’ll be”.
In line with the Welsh Rugby Union’s commitment to increased support of the women’s performance programme, investment has been agreed for a new, female-specific, world-leading coaching structure for the national 15s and 7-a-side programmes. The WRU has…
The Welsh Rugby Union wants a new head coach to lead the women’s teams into the 2021 World Cup and 2022 Commonwealth Games.