1. Easterby Defends Ireland's Use of Choke Tackle

    Simon Easterby has rejected Wales coach Shaun Edwards' claims that Ireland play "very dangerous" rugby by employing the choke tackle...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 7 days ago 383 reads 0 comments

  2. 'Castrogiovanni Absence No Boost for Scotland'

    Martin Catrogiovanni boasts 109 caps and a formidable on-field presence, but his absence from the Italy squad at Murrayfield could actually put the hosts at a disadvantage, according to Scotland scrum coach Massimo Cuttitta...

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  3. Russell to Miss Italy Clash After Ban Is Upheld

    Finn Russell will miss Scotland's Six Nations clash with Italy after his appeal against a two-week ban was thrown out by tournament bosses...

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  4. Glasgow's Nakarawa Banned 3-Weeks

    Glasgow Warriors second-row Leone Nakarawa has been banned for three weeks for headbutting Ospreys prop Marc Thomas.....

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  5. Scotland vs. Italy: 5 Key Battles That Will Shape 2015 Six Nations Clash

    Scotland and Italy have accounted for 10 of the last 11 wooden spoons in the Six Nations, and the minnows clash this Saturday once again in their bid to avoid last place...

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  6. New Faces Start for Italy vs. Scotland

    Italy have named two debutants in their side that will face Scotland on Saturday, with wing Michele Visentin and centre Enrico Bacchin both starting.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  7. Hendricks One of Two Cheetahs Changes for Blues

    Cheetahs coach Naka Drotske has named a Super Rugby team with two changes to play the Blues at the Free State stadium in Bloemfontein on Friday.....

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  8. Mike Brown Injury: Updates on England Star's Status and Six Nations Return

    The England rugby team have confirmed that full-back Mike Brown will not be fit to feature in the upcoming clash with Ireland in the Six Nations. Continue for updates. Brown Ruled Out of Ireland Clash Wednesday, Feb...

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  9. Harlequins Sign Fiji Int'l Talei

    HARLEQUINS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE TODAY (WEDNESDAY 25TH FEBRUARY) THAT BACK-ROW NETANI TALEI HAS SIGNED WITH THE CLUB FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS SEASON.....

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  10. France Axe Mathieu Bastareaud for Wales Clash

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  11. Mark Hammett to Leave Cardiff Blues

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  12. Four-Week Ban for Ulster's McCloskey

    Ulster centre Stuart McCloskey has been banned for four weeks as a result of his red card offence in last Friday's Pro12 match away to Edinburgh.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Faulkner Remains with Force Through to 2017

    Western Force and Wallabies prop Tetera Faulkner has re-committed to the Western Australian club and Australian rugby for a further two seasons – through to the end of 2017.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Ex-All Black Not Surprised by French Drug Claim

    An All Blacks legend whose scrotum was ripped open in an infamous 1986 Test match against France has said he is not surprised by allegations that Les Bleus were on amphetamines at the time...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  15. Kruis: Facing O'Connell Is a Dream

    England lock George Kruis admits facing Paul O'Connell was a "distant dream" when he joined the legions of travelling fans watching Ireland's talisman lead the 2009 British and Irish Lions tour...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  16. Webb Ready to Be Targeted by France

    Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb says he will relish being a marked man when they face France in the Six Nations on Saturday.....

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  17. Bath's Matt Garvey: No Contact from London Irish

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  18. Springboks Must Be 50% Black by 2019

    Rugby boss announces bold transformation plan which sets targets for Super Rugby, Currie Cup and the Springboks.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 7 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  19. Six Nations 2015: TV and Live Stream Info, Odds, Latest News and Comment

    After a weekend off, the Six Nations returns again on Saturday for the third round of action, with each team looking for a vital win at the halfway stage of the 2015 tournament...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 7 days ago 320 reads 0 comments

  20. De Villiers on Track for World Cup

    Cape Town - Springbok captain Jean de Villiers believes he is on track to recover in time for this year's Rugby World Cup.....

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  21. Hunt 'Dealing Well' with Pending Court Case

    Queensland coach Richard Graham says Karmichael Hunt is coping well ahead of next week's court appearance relating to alleged drug offences......

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  22. Lewis Exit 'Probably' Affects Gatland

    Wales coach Warren Gatland says Roger Lewis's autumn departure as Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) chief "probably does" have a bearing on his own long-term future...

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  23. Coles to Lead Canes in Perth

    Hooker Dane Coles will make his captaincy debut for the Hurricanes when they take on the Force in Perth this weekend......

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  24. Nowell Included in England Squad for Ireland

    Exeter Chiefs wing Jack Nowell has replaced Jonny May of Gloucester Rugby in a 26-man England training squad to prepare for Sunday's RBS 6 Nations match against Ireland...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 8 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  25. France 'Loaded' with Amphetamines in Famous All Blacks Win

    France's national rugby union team was a vast consumer of amphetamines in the 1980s including in a famous win over the All Blacks, according to a new book...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 8 days ago 31 reads 0 comments