South Africa excited yet scared to face hosts Japan

After an amazing run in the pool games, South Africa is feeling excited and at the same time scared to be facing Japan in...

”International windows are always challenging for us” – Mark McCall

Following Saracens defeat away to Gloucester, Mark McCall reflected on what seemed like a brilliant losing bonus point - considering where his team were...
Dai Young

Dai Young: Building ‘strength in depth’ for 2019/20 Premiership

Last season would have been regarded as a disappointing season by Wasps's standards in recent years. They finished eighth in the Premiership, just missing...
Gloucester Rugby

Johan Ackermann interview ahead of Exeter Chiefs return game

Johan Ackermann was full of praise for his players, backroom staff and supporters ahead of their home game against Exeter Chiefs this Friday. It's...
Johan Ackermann full interview ahead of final Gallagher Premiership match

Final Gloucester 2018/19 Gallagher Premiership season match

Ahead of Gloucester's final 2018/19 Gallagher Premiership season match of the regular season, Johan Ackermann discussed his plans for squad rotation, gave some pleasing...

Full Johan Ackermann interview following Wasps win

Following his side's scrappy win over Wasps Johan Ackermann gave injury updates, his thoughts on the game and how he feels the side will...
Daffyd Lockyer

Indigo Group Premiership: Merthyr are ready

Speaking ahead of their opening Indigo Group Premiership fixture against RGC, Merthyr coach Gavin Dacey spoke of their intentions this season and Dale McIntosh...
Dafydd Lockyer

Greg Woods prepared ahead of 2019/20 Indigo Group Premiership

Ebbw Vale head coach Greg Woods talks to Last Word on Rugby about how his side's pre-season efforts have gone, and how pleased he...

Gloucester injury report blow and first end of season departure confirmed

Johan Ackermann has revealed a blow to their front row depth as Paddy McAllister has announced he will return to Ireland to play for...

Bristol draw with Sale in Champions Cup qualification race

Bristol Bears laid down their marker in game one of this season's Gallagher Premiership, with a home derby win over Bath back in August,...