1. Heineken Champions Cup Format Set For Major Shake Up

    Heineken Champions Cup Format Set For Major Shake Up

    Jan 27, 2023

    The Heineken Champions Cup is facing a major overhaul which could come as early as next season according to reports published by The Telegraph.
  2. U20 Six Nations Preview: Ireland Looks To Hold Off The Pack

    U20 Six Nations Preview: Ireland Looks To Hold Off The Pack

    Jan 27, 2023

    The Six Nations is a competition steeped in history, drama and an annual battle to solidify the best teams in Europe.
  3. Rugby Football Union Face Vote Of No Confidence As Amateur Clubs Unite

    Rugby Football Union Face Vote Of No Confidence As Amateur Clubs Unite

    Jan 26, 2023

    Following what has been a turbulent few months for Rugbyโ€™s governing body in England, RFU Chief Executive Bill Sweeney could be facing a vote of no confidence.
  4. Wales Statement: Scott Baldwin Called Up For Six Nations

    Wales Statement: Scott Baldwin Called Up For Six Nations

    Jan 25, 2023

    Veteran hooker Scott Baldwin is looking to win his first test cap in six years.
  5. Leinster Lock Charlie Ryan Retires At 23 With 'Immediate Effect'

    Leinster Lock Charlie Ryan Retires At 23 With 'Immediate Effect'

    Jan 25, 2023

    Rookie Leinster second-row Charlie Ryan has been forced to retire at the age of 23 with 'immediate effect.'
  6. RFU Statement: Borthwick's England Squad Loses Two More Players To Injury

    RFU Statement: Borthwick's England Squad Loses Two More Players To Injury

    Jan 25, 2023

    England has lost four players from its original 36-strong Guinness Six Nations squad, with Elliot Daly and Jamie George withdrawing on Tuesday from this week's five-day training camp, just 24 hours after it was confirmed that Courtney Lawes and George McGuigan would miss out.
  7. Welsh Rugby Union Rocked By Allegations Of Sexism And Discrimination

    Welsh Rugby Union Rocked By Allegations Of Sexism And Discrimination

    Jan 24, 2023

    The Welsh Rugby Union is facing allegations of sexism and discrimination, which have left MP and former Wales international Tonia Antoniazzi expressing "great concerns" over the women's game in the country.
  8. Frustrated Finn Russell Explains Racing's Champions Cup Elimination

    Frustrated Finn Russell Explains Racing's Champions Cup Elimination

    Jan 24, 2023

    Finn Russell has shed light on how frustrated and disappointed Racing 92 is following its elimination from the pool stage of the Heineken Champions Cup.
  9. Owen Farrell Explains Biggest Lesson He Learned At Tackle School

    Owen Farrell Explains Biggest Lesson He Learned At Tackle School

    Jan 24, 2023

    England skipper Owen Farrell has explained the biggest thing he has learned from his recent enrollment in the World Rugby tackle school that ensured his availability to play in the Guinness Six Nations opener versus Scotland at Twickenham on Feb. 4.
  10. Sitting Duck' Ireland's Reaction To RFU Waist-High Tackling

    Sitting Duck' Ireland's Reaction To RFU Waist-High Tackling

    Jan 24, 2023

    Ireland skipper Johnny Sexton has strongly disagreed with the RFU decision to limit the community game in England to waist-high tackles, which starts next season. It's an initiative also criticized by his national team coach, Andy Farrell.
  11. Three South African Sides Make Champions Cup Knockouts In First Opportunity

    Three South African Sides Make Champions Cup Knockouts In First Opportunity

    Jan 22, 2023

    All three South African teams competing in the Heineken Champions Cup have qualified for the last 16 at the first time of asking.
  12. RFU's Tackle Law Opens New Front In Rugby's Culture War

    RFU's Tackle Law Opens New Front In Rugby's Culture War

    Jan 20, 2023

    What do they want us to do now? Go out there and play 'Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker's man?
  13. Waistline Tackling Is The Death Penalty Of Rugby

    Waistline Tackling Is The Death Penalty Of Rugby

    Jan 20, 2023

    For 20 years, playing rugby has been a pillar of my life. It is no exaggeration to say that, yesterday, the RFU destroyed it.
  14. Ireland Names 37-Strong Six Nations Squad, Including One Uncapped Player

    Ireland Names 37-Strong Six Nations Squad, Including One Uncapped Player

    Jan 20, 2023

    Andy Farrell has named a 37-strong Ireland squad for the upcoming Guinness Six Nations, including only 27 of the 34 players capped during the recent three-game Autumn Nations Series.
  15. EPCR Statement: Bans For Five Players, Including Springboks Mapimpi

    EPCR Statement: Bans For Five Players, Including Springboks Mapimpi

    Jan 20, 2023

    Tournament organizer, EPCR, has confirmed that five players have copped a total suspension of 13 weeks for red cards and a citing last weekend, with Springboks winger Makazole Mapimpi included on that list.