1. New Zealand 'Minimised' in World Cup Promotion

    Rugby World Cup officials have defended themselves after New Zealand did not obviously feature in their Game of Thrones-inspired Rugby World Cup promotional video encouraging people ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 13 days ago 183 reads 0 comments

  2. Beauden Barrett Gets Chance as All Blacks' No. 10 Against Argentina

    The 23-year-old Taranaki pivot will start in the No. 10 shirt for the first time in Saturday's Test against Argentina after the selectors opted not to risk further injury to incumbent Aaron Cruden...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 13 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  3. World Rugby's Clown of the Month, August 2014

    The term "Clown" can be deployed at several points along the derogatory scale in sporting terms. It can be used to describe an administrator who has overseen an almighty cock-up ...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 13 days ago 1,541 reads 1 comments

  4. PICKERING PLEDGE to CLUBS

    WRU Chairman David Pickering has issued a pledge to the grassroots rugby clubs of Wales that their funding has been ring-fenced to ensure the new deal with the four Regions does not impact on the community game...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 14 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  5. Cruden Ruled out of Argentina Test with Injury

    Beauden Barrett will start at first five eighth against Argentina in Napier on Saturday with Aaron Cruden ruled out of the Rugby Championship test with a chest injury.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 14 days ago 89 reads 0 comments

  6. Matfield Back for Habana's 100th

    Bryan Habana will on Saturday become the fourth Springbok and 33rd player overall to feature in 100 Tests when South Africa take on the Wallabies.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 14 days ago 88 reads 0 comments

  7. World Cup Ad Gets Game of Thrones Treatment

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 14 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  8. Gloucester's James Simpson-Daniel Forced to Retire by Ankle Injury

    James Simpson-Daniel has retired on medical advice at the age of 32 after dislocating his left ankle last November...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 14 days ago 94 reads 0 comments

  9. Maule Swaps Scarlets for Bristol

    Centre Gareth Maule has left the Scarlets to join Championship side Bristol a week before the start of the Pro12 season.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 15 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  10. Willis Halaholo: World Rugby's Player of the Month, August 2014

    The Rugby Championship might have taken the majority of August's rugby headlines, but the 2014 ITM Cup has taken centre stage in New Zealand, with Willis Halaholo so far taking a starring role...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 15 days ago 2,982 reads 0 comments

  11. Bath Rugby Announce New Managing Director

    Bath Rugby is delighted to announce that Tarquin McDonald, the Club's Finance and Strategy Director, will take the role of Managing Director of Bath Rugby effective immediately.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 15 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  12. NZ Laugh off World Cup Ad Absence

    The All Blacks are not concerned about their omission from the latest World Cup advert aimed at increasing ticket sales.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 15 days ago 187 reads 0 comments

  13. Ex-Wales Prop, 32, Set for Surgery

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 15 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  14. Qantas Wallabies Announce Team to Play South Africa in Perth

    The Qantas Wallabies have announced their side for Saturday night's Mandela Plate and Castrol EDGE Rugby Championship clash against South Africa at Patersons Stadium.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 15 days ago 63 reads 0 comments

  15. Northampton Confirm Fisher Signing

    Northampton Saints has announced that Jonathan Fisher has signed a full-time contract with the club after impressing during a trial period.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 16 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  16. Munster Embarrassed by Email Blunder

    Munster officials have attempted to play down an embarrassing email error which resulted in player assessments being sent out to all squad members.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 16 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  17. Sexton Breaks Jaw Against Toulon

    Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton faces a couple of months on the sidelines after he broke his jaw playing for Racing Metro at the weekend, according to the Irish Examiner...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 16 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  18. Biggest Hits in World Rugby for Week of August 25-31

    Europe's top divisions are making their way back into the global rugby picture frame by frame, but it's still the in-swing Southern Hemisphere that stars highly in this week's biggest hits...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 2,833 reads 1 comments

  19. Racing May Be Fined 50,000 Euros

    Racing Métro could be fined €50,000 after the numbers of the back of their shirts against Toulon were 'practically invisible...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 17 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Karmichael Hunt Won't Be Considered for Wallabies' Spring Tour

    KARMICHAEL Hunt has all the right attributes to be a success in Super Rugby and beyond but he won't be considered for inclusion on the Wallabies' end-of-season Spring Tour of Europe...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 17 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  21. Wasps Quiet on Relocation Rumours

    Wasps have admitted they are weighing up just where their long-term geographical future lies but have stayed quiet on whether they are looking at a move to Coventry...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 17 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  22. Weepu: It's About the Team, Not Me

    London Welsh 's marquee signing Piri Weepu knows what is required for the team to stay in the Premiership this season.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 17 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  23. Mallinder: Corbisiero's Knee Issues Are over

    Northampton boss Jim Mallinder is confident loose-head Alex Corbisiero is ready to play a full season at the Saints having missed much of last term through injury.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 17 days ago 42 reads 0 comments

  24. Sydney Convicts Retain Gay Rugby World Cup

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 17 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  25. Newport Edge Saints in Pre-Season Match

    Newport Gwent Dragons lit up a gloomy night in Ebbw Vale with a stunning double salvo in the closing minutes to snatch the match from Avivia Premiership champions Northampton Saints...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 18 days ago 52 reads 0 comments