Rugby

England call up Clifford
24 September 2017

England Call Up Clifford

Jack Clifford has replaced the injured Billy Vunipola in England's training squad ahead of the autumn internationals. Vunipola, who has 34 England caps, limped off in Saracens' comprehensive 41-13 victory ...
23 September 2017

Vunipola Injured As Sarries Thrash Sale

England will be sweating on the fitness of Billy Vunipola after he limped off during Saracens' comprehensive victory over Sale. The 24-year-old picked up an injury in the first half ...
23 September 2017

Hogg Frustrated By Worcester Woes

Carl Hogg was left frustrated as his Worcester Warriors side were beaten 24-19 by local rivals Gloucester at Kingsholm on Friday. The result leaves the Warriors bottom of the Aviva ...
23 September 2017

Smith to Leave With Fond Memories

Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith insists he will leave the club with plenty of pride at the end of the current campaign. The Australian insists he is relaxed about his ...
23 September 2017

McDermott Delighted With Semi-Final Preparations

Coach Brian McDermott insists Leeds Rhinos' win over Huddersfield Giants was the perfect preparation for their semi-final against Hull. The Rhinos went into the game knowing they had already secured ...
22 September 2017

Tigers Announce Deal for Lo

Papua New Guinea international Garry Lo has agreed a deal to join Castleford Tigers for the 2018 season from Sheffield Eagles. The winger has agreed terms on a two-year deal, ...
22 September 2017

Williams Returns for Exiles

Johnny Williams has recovered from a hamstring injury and is back in London Irish's line-up for Sunday's clash against Northampton. Williams is among five changes the Exiles have made from ...
22 September 2017

Red Devils Coach Happy With Efforts

Salford coach Ian Watson was proud of his players despite the fact they lost their last game of the Super League season to St Helens. The Red Devils hopes of ...
22 September 2017

McDermott Says Semi-Final Slots Up for Grabs

Brian McDermott says he has not chosen his semi-final line-up for the Super League play-offs yet as places are still available. The Rhinos face Huddersfield Giants on Friday in their ...

22 September 2017

Quins' Smith Handed England Call-Up

Harlequins fly-half Marcus Smith has been named in a 33-man England training squad while four British & Irish Lions miss out. Head coach Eddie Jones has decided to take another ...
21 September 2017

Richards Pleased With USA Trip

Newcastle Falcons director of rugby Dean Richards insists his team's trip to the USA to play Saracens was a positive one. The two teams played their Aviva Premiership game in ...
21 September 2017

Powell Brushes Off Critics

Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell says he is not bothered by critics who claim he is fielding a weakened side against Hull. The Tigers are already assured of a home ...
21 September 2017

O'Brien Blames Lions Management

Sean O'Brien says the coaching staff should take the blame for the British & Irish Lions not winning the series with New Zealand. Having been crushed in the opening Test ...
21 September 2017

Tomkins Hoping for Cas Win

Wigan's top-four hopes rest on Castleford beating Hull as Joel Tomkins is not hopeful Salford will beat St Helens. If Salford can cause an upset against Saints, Wigan will have ...
20 September 2017

Wakefield Set for Belle Vue Redevelopment

Wakefield Trinity chairman Michael Carter has agreed in principal for a new stadium to be build at the site of Belle Vue. Along with retail, entertainment and residential development, Wakefield ...
20 September 2017

O'Connor Delighted With Trio Arrival

Leicester Tigers head coach Matt O'Connor has revealed his delight after the club welcomed three new additions to the squad. After a stuttering start to their Aviva Premiership campaign, the ...
20 September 2017

Dacey Return Boost for Blues

Cardiff Blues hooker Kristian Dacey will make his return from a groin injury in this weekend's Guinness PRO14 clash at Connacht. The 28-year-old, who was part of the British & ...
20 September 2017

Trinity Land Kiwi Ace

Wakefield Trinity have swooped in the transfer market and landed former NRL star Justin Horo from Catalan Dragons for next season. It is a major coup for Trinity who are ...
20 September 2017

Holbrook's Salford Warning

St Helens coach Justin Holbrook has warned his side not to take Salford Red Devils too lightly when the sides meet on Thursday. A win for the home side at ...
19 September 2017

Buchanan Set for Widnes Exit

Widnes have confirmed forward Jack Buchanan will leave the club at the end of the season after negotiations over a new deal broke down. The prop has become a regular ...
19 September 2017

Healy Apologises for Flight Incident

Leinster prop Cian Healy has apologised for an incident where he was asked to leave a flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town. The Ireland front-rower was thought to be ...

19 September 2017

Ireland Confident of World Cup Success

Ireland say they have the best all-round package for hosting the 2023 World Cup ahead of their presentation to the WRC. The Irish are going up against France and South ...
19 September 2017

Blaze Quits Tigers Role

Leicester head coach Matt O'Connor has confirmed that forwards coach Richard Blaze has resigned from the role with immediate effect. The 32-year-old former stand-off, who joined the Tigers from Worcester ...
19 September 2017

Briscoe Happy With Form

Rhinos winger Tom Briscoe believes he has bounced back from his low point of the season in the Challenge Cup semi-final defeat to Hull. Briscoe and Leeds had a nightmare ...
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