Gloucester v Ospreys: Memorable Meetings

Following Ospreys defeat to Gloucester at Kingsholm last night in the Anglo Welsh Cup our writer Robert Rees looks back at some of their...
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Dan Carter and Racing 92 Look to Repeat as Top 14 Champions

Racing 92 have overcome extreme adversity this season to challenge for a repeat of their Top 14 title from last season.

Jordan Larmour stars as Ireland stutter to big victory in Chicago

Ireland - 54 Italy - 7 It was a return to the place of Ireland's most historic victory for Joe Schmidt and his men. Soldier Field,...
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France Hire Jacques Brunel as new Head Coach

There is a new man in charge of France; with the French Rugby Federation officially announcing the hiring of Jacques Brunel as their new...
Gareth Steenson – Mid-Season Break came “came at a good time”

Gareth Steenson – Mid-Season Break “came at a good time”

One of the hot topics in professional rugby at the moment is player welfare. Hence why Gareth Steenson noted the importance of a break...

Racing See Red, Lyon Crush Oyonnax: Top 14 Round Eight Wrap

The break in league fixtures for the start of the European competitions offered some respite for the league's struggling teams. But the Top 14...
European Champions Cup Qualification Simplified

European Champions Cup Qualification Simplified

As we enter the final rounds of the Champions Cup the qualification excitement hots up. As per usual the qualification situation is immensely complicated. Therefore,...

Wales analysis as back row hold strong in scrappy win over Italy

Wales haven't got off to the most auspicious of starts in the Six Nations in terms of performances but have extended their unbeaten run...

Mike Friday, and Finding the Key to USA Rugby’s Growth

The growth of the US Sevens team is well documented. This is in no small part due to the leadership of head coach Mike...

Six British and Irish Players who Need a Standout 2018/19 Season

Every season, there are breakthrough players, under-the-radar players and big-name players who, for whatever reason, need to remind everyone who they are. Here is our...