Category: Rugby Union


England Captain to miss Sumer Tour

England make sweeping chances ahead of final Six Nations clash

England rugby union skipper Dylan Hartley as been ruled out of this summers planned tour to South Africa on Medical advice. The Northampton hooker has not played since suffering a head injury (Concussion) during last month’s six nations defeat to Ireland and has been told to take an extend break from playing. Commenting on the  … Read more


England look to name Shields in Summer Tour Squad!

New Zealand born flanker Brad Shields could be part of the England squad set to tour South Africa this Summer after he handed in a formal request to the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) The current Hurricanes captain, qualifies for England through his parents and has already agreed to join Premiership Side Wasps ahead of  … Read more


World Rugby to Investigate World Cup qualifiying match!

World Rugby to Investigate World Cup qualifiying match!

World Rugby have confirmed they will be investigating the events that marred the recent World Cup qualifying 18-10 win for Belgium over heavy favourites Spain. The Spanish team and officials were unhappy at the way Romanian referee Vlad Lordachescu handled the game, which lead to confrontations between players and the ref at the end of  … Read more


Ireland take the Grand Slam as England brushed aside

Ireland take the Grand Slam as England brushed aside

England (5) 15 Tries: Daly 2, May Ireland (21) 24 Tries: Ringrose, Stander, Stockdale, Cons: Sexton 2, Carbery Pen: Murray Ireland celebrated st Patricks day in style with a comprehensive win over pre-tournament favourites England at Twickenham to complete the Grand Slam for only the third time in their history. With snow swirling around the  … Read more


Farrell to lead England in France

Farrell to lead England in France

British and Irish Lions Centre Owen Farrell will captain England for the first time tomorrow (Saturday) against France after regular captain Dylan Hartley struggled to overcome a calf problem which has kept him out of training in the build up, while the experienced prop forward Mako Vunipola will take over as Vice Captain for the  … Read more


England skipper a doubt for Six Nations clash

England make sweeping chances ahead of final Six Nations clash

England rugby union have an injury doubt over their captain Dylan Hartley ahead of their most win Six Nations match against France on Saturday. The hooker Hartley, who become one of England’s most capped players in the recent defeat to Scotland, has been unable to train fully up until yesterday due to a calf issue  … Read more