1. Ranking Europe's Top 15 Club Teams After Weekend of January 22-24

    There was no shortage of drama — and just a hint of comedy — about the final weekend of pool play in the Champions Cup, as we learned who will face who in the quarter-finals...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 506 reads 0 comments

  2. Ranking the Biggest Hits in World Rugby for Weekend of January 22-24

    This week we saw a double helping of Owen Farrell, a classic case of prop vs. scrum-half and a shuddering tackle that Ulster's veteran No. 10 Ian Humphreys will want to forget...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 799 reads 0 comments

  3. Ranking the 2016 RBS 6 Nations Fly-Halves on Game-Winning Potential

    The 2016 RBS Six Nations will bring together a collection of the finest players Europe has to offer, and a promising contingent of fly-halves shoulder heavy burdens coming into the competition...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 1,514 reads 0 comments

  4. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of January 22-24

    Exeter Chiefs stormed the gates late on to seal their spot as the surprise entrants in this season's Champions Cup quarter-finals, defeating Ospreys 33-17 on Sunday to steal in front of Clermont Auvergne and make the last eight...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 1,289 reads 0 comments

  5. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of January 22-24

    Rugby fans across the continent were treated to a third successive weekend of action from the European Rugby Champions Cup in recent days as the competition's quarter-final lineup wrapped up...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 1,263 reads 0 comments

  6. 5 England Rugby Players Who Never Reached Their Potential

    England rugby’s recent past is full of young bright lights expected to develop into star players but who never reached their potential...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 5 months ago 2,742 reads 1 comments

  7. Sean O'Brien Not Rory Best Should Captain Joe Schmidt's Ireland

    Rory Best was named as the new captain of Ireland by national team coach Joe Schmidt on Wednesday, ahead of Sean O’Brien, Jamie Heaslip and Jonny Sexton...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 5 months ago 172 reads 0 comments

  8. Chris Ashton's 5 Worst Moments

    It has been a miserable week for Saracens wing Chris Ashton. No sooner was the 28-year-old recalled to the England squad than he has found himself sidelined with a 10-week ban after being found guilty of eye-gouging Ulster's Luke Marshall, per BBC..

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 782 reads 1 comments

  9. Ranking Europe's Top 15 Club Teams After Weekend of January 15-17

    The penultimate round of Champions Cup rugby action resulted in a rousing win for the Ospreys, while main contenders Saracens, Racing 92 and Toulon confirmed quarter-final places...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 723 reads 0 comments

  10. Ranking the Biggest Hits in World Rugby for Weekend of January 15-17

    If your name is Bryan Habana, you might want to watch this week's collection from behind your sofa. The Springbok World Cup winner has made a living out of his searing pace and finishing ...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 995 reads 0 comments

  11. 5 Bold Predictions for 2016 RBS 6 Nations

    Just over a fortnight remains until Europe's big guns contend for continental supremacy once again, and the Six Nations brings international rugby back into the spotlight...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 4,619 reads 3 comments

  12. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of January 15-17

    The knockout stages of the 2015-16 Champions Cup began to take shape this weekend after three teams guaranteed their places in the tournament's last eight...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 1,548 reads 0 comments

  13. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of January 15-17

    International rugby is once again within reach as the Six Nations edges ever nearer, and Europe's biggest stars are clearly looking to impress after the Champions Cup laid on a spectacle this weekend...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 808 reads 0 comments

  14. 5 Players in World Rugby Who Have Much to Prove in 2016

    Players who are doubted always have something to prove. But there are others who manage to retain their starting places on the back of former glories or the unfulfilled promise of brilliance...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 5 months ago 2,438 reads 0 comments

  15. 5 Players Eddie Jones Was Wrong to Omit from His England Squad

    Eddie Jones named his first England squad on Wednesday with some big omissions from his 33-man party. Jones was right to exclude Tom Wood from the Elite Player Squad for consistently ...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 5 months ago 1,678 reads 0 comments

  16. Predicting the Starting England XV vs. Scotland in 6 Nations Opener

    There was no hanging about for Eddie Jones. The Australian, now in charge of England, swung the axe hard and fast on some of the key figures of the Stuart Lancaster era as he announced his first squad...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 2,663 reads 7 comments

  17. Ranking Europe's Top 15 Club Teams After Weekend of January 8-10

    Saracens' winning run was brought to an end on Saturday at the hands of Harlequins. The chasing pack is closing up on the English champions, but will the side's misfortune see them ...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 590 reads 0 comments

  18. Ranking the Biggest Hits in World Rugby for Weekend of January 8-10

    A weekend cocktail of league and European action saw plenty at stake as we plough on through the January mud and rain...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 5 months ago 621 reads 0 comments

  19. 5 Young Guns Who Could Make a Big Mark in 2016

    Another new year brings fresh prospects for emerging rugby talents, many of whom are ready to burst into the spotlight in 2016...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 6 months ago 1,738 reads 1 comments

  20. Video: Rugby Union Player Celebrates After Crossing 5-Metre Line, Doesn't Score

    Brixham rugby player Tom McLean had a bad day on Saturday. In his team's 6-0 defeat to Barnstaple , he had the tryline at his mercy but misjudged and instead dove over the 5-metre line...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 months ago 4,221 reads 5 comments

  21. Best XV in World Rugby for Weekend of January 8-10

    Munster's exit from the Champions Cup was confirmed on Saturday after they suffered a 27-7 defeat to 14-man Stade Francais, who dazzled in the second half of their clash despite a one-man disadvantage...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 6 months ago 1,414 reads 0 comments

  22. Biggest Winners and Losers in World Rugby for Weekend of January 8-10

    Time is running out for those European stars hoping to make a last-ditch run into their national team squad ahead of the Six Nations, and Manu Tuilagi has but a month to impress England coach Eddie Jones...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 6 months ago 1,295 reads 0 comments

  23. 5 International Rugby Players Set for Big Years in 2016

    2016 will see the making of the careers of several international rugby players. In this article, Bleacher Report brings attention to five players most likely to make the grade over the coming year...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 6 months ago 2,038 reads 4 comments

  24. 5 Rugby Players Who Should Become Starters for England in 2016

    England rugby is in a strange place. 2015 came with hope and expectation, and despite a disastrous home Rugby World Cup, it feels as though continuity rather than sweeping changes will be the order of 2016...

    Daniel Rey Written by Daniel Rey about 6 months ago 751 reads 0 comments

  25. David Pocock: World Rugby's Player of 2015

    Dan Carter scooped the official  World Rugby Player of the Year title for 2015, and no one would begrudge the New Zealander the plaudits that have come his way...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 6 months ago 1,089 reads 0 comments