1. Why England Would Be Right to Recall Chris Ashton for Australia Tour

    England coach Eddie Jones will take 32 players on the summer tour to Australia, and Chris Ashton should be one of them...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 2 months ago 337 reads 8 comments

  2. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of April 22-24

    With Super Rugby in full flow and European semi-finals to decide, it was an action-packed weekend that did not lack for quality performances from players on both sides of the planet...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 2 months ago 1,474 reads 0 comments

  3. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of April 22 to 24

    The European rugby calendar is drawing to an intense finish, and the Champions Cup final was cemented this weekend as Saracens and Racing 92 bounded past Wasps and Leicester Tigers, respectively...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 1,130 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking World Rugby's Elite Sides on Their Pack Strength

    Last year's Rugby World Cup gave us a firm understanding of who currently rules the roost among the sport's elite, with New Zealand crowned victors for boasting the best squad overall, and deservedly so...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 1,698 reads 1 comments

  5. 5 Bold Predictions for Rugby Champions Cup Semi-Finals

    Four teams remain in the hunt for this season's European Rugby Champions Cup, and this weekend's semi-final slate sees Saracens take on Wasps, while Leicester Tigers look to oust Racing 92 from the competition...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 664 reads 0 comments

  6. Ranking the Top 5 New Zealand Rugby Players in Europe

    New Zealand rugby players have gradually begun coming to Europe, and some of the biggest names in the sport joined northern hemisphere clubs after the 2015 World Cup in England...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 2 months ago 1,257 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Rugby European Champions Cup Semi-Finalists

    Rugby’s European Champions Cup reaches its penultimate chapter in England this weekend with two semi-finals that are very difficult to predict...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 2 months ago 1,061 reads 0 comments

  8. Why Christian Wade Shouldn't Waste His Time Playing Sevens

    Christian Wade hit the headlines last weekend with a six-try performance against Worcester that rocketed the Wasps man to second in this season's leading try-scorer table in the Aviva Premiership...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 2 months ago 618 reads 0 comments

  9. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of April 15-17

    New Zealand's highest powers continue to soar in Super Rugby this season as the Crusaders, Blues and 2015 finalists the Hurricanes each took one step closer to a post-season campaign in Round 8 of the 2016 season...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 846 reads 0 comments

  10. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of April 15 to 17

    This week, a our team of the weekend has a back three with 12 tries between them from their respective performances...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 2 months ago 1,095 reads 0 comments

  11. Where Does Dylan Hartley Rank on List of Rugby's Best Hookers Right Now?

    World rugby audiences were divided earlier this year when newly christened England coach Eddie Jones made the decision to re-elect Northampton Saints hooker as national team captain, warts and all...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 905 reads 1 comments

  12. Power Ranking the 2016 Six Nations Sides on the Strength of Their Forwards

    The 2016 RBS Six Nations may be a firm fixture in the rear-view mirror, but the tournament itself is still being dissected after a forward-inspired England side rightly ran to a historic Grand Slam victory...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 1,103 reads 1 comments

  13. Substitutions: The Rule Change World Rugby Needs Most

    Substitutions, or rather, reducing them is the rule change the rugby world needs most. World Rugby , the sport's international governing body, currently permits teams to select eight players on the substitutes' bench...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 3 months ago 8,760 reads 6 comments

  14. 3 Players Who Have Best Chance of Australia Call-Ups for Summer Internationals

    Australia, runners-up at the 2015 Rugby World Cup, face England in a three-test home international series in June...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 3 months ago 532 reads 0 comments

  15. 5 Players Who Have Best Chance of England Call-Ups for Summer Internationals

    England have the Grand Slam in their pockets and three teams in the last four of the European Champions Cup...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 3 months ago 1,024 reads 0 comments

  16. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of April 8-10

    A standout weekend for English rugby saw Leicester Tigers, Wasps and Saracens each advance to the semi-finals of this season's Champions Cup after defeating Stade Francais , Exeter Chiefs and Northampton Saints, respectively...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 months ago 788 reads 0 comments

  17. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of April 8 to 10

    The weekend's fare was full of drama with Champions Cup quarter-finals contested in Europe while the Super Rugby rumbled on down south...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 3 months ago 611 reads 0 comments

  18. 3 Players Who Should Join Josh Charnley and Switch Codes

    Many have tried and failed in their attempts to break the mould in rugby union after dominating in league, and next season will see Wigan Warriors wonder Josh Charnley become the latest marvel to switch codes...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 months ago 1,318 reads 0 comments

  19. Power Ranking the 2016 Six Nations Sides on the Strength of Their Backs

    The 2016 Six Nations provided more tries than any championship since 2006 . The following power ranking of Six Nations sides on the strength of their backs emphasises collective cohesion over individual talent and focuses more on attack than defence...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 3 months ago 741 reads 1 comments

  20. 10 World Rugby Stars Who Would Be Amazing at Rugby Sevens

    It seems as though the Road to Rio 2016 has snuck up on us all too quickly, and this year's Olympics now lie just months away, with rugby sevens set to make its competition debut in Brazil this August...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 months ago 2,386 reads 3 comments

  21. 2 Players Who Will Not Feature for Scotland in 2017 Six Nations

    Scotland finished fourth in the 2016 Six Nations , continuing their gradual improvement under Kiwi coach Vern Cotter...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 3 months ago 546 reads 0 comments

  22. Why Dan Carter Is Wrong to Call for 6 Nations Bonus Points

    England might have broken their 13-year Grand Slam hoodoo in 2016 when they swept the board at the Six Nations. But this year's instalment of the famous old championship was far from a classic...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 3 months ago 1,408 reads 2 comments

  23. Argentinian Rugby Player Banned for 99 Years After Vicious Kick to the Head

    An Argentinian rugby player has been banned for almost a century after footage of an inexcusable incident went viral over the weekend...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 3 months ago 3,943 reads 1 comments

  24. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of April 1-3

    Change was afoot in rugby on both sides of the equator this weekend as Australia's Super Rugby representatives toiled against New Zealand opposition, while Europe's powerhouses continued to wage war on their respective empires...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 3 months ago 2,334 reads 0 comments

  25. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of April 1 to 3

    There was plenty of club action to sink your teeth into this weekend as every top league in world rugby was in full swing...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 3 months ago 1,180 reads 2 comments