Rugby

26 March 2017

Top Six the Target for Saints

Jim Mallinder says Northampton Saints must focus on securing a top-six spot and European Champions Cup action for next season. Saints went down 36-31 to Leicester Tigers on Saturday and ...
26 March 2017

Townsend Targets Swinson Reprieve

Glasgow boss Gregor Townsend will look to have Tim Swinson's red card rescinded ahead of next Sunday's clash with Saracens. The Scotland lock was shown a red card for a ...
26 March 2017

Powell Expects Cas Response

Head coach Daryl Powell is confident Castleford Tigers can bounce back from defeat to Salford when they host Catalans on Sunday. The Tigers went down 13-12 at Salford as they ...

26 March 2017

McDermott Has Wigan in His Sights

Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott has already switched his focus to the "big one" against Wigan Warriors on Friday night. The Rhinos find themselves in second place in the ...
25 March 2017

Baxter Irked Despite Chiefs Win

Exeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter was disappointed with his side's effort despite beating Sale Sharks 30-25 on Saturday. The West Country outfit were looking to take the points to ...
25 March 2017

Tigers Roar Back to Down Saints

Leicester have moved up to fourth in the Aviva Premiership table after beating Northampton 36-31 at Franklin's Gardens. The Tigers began the day in fifth but have leapfrogged Bath after ...
25 March 2017

Smith Has Recipe for Wire to Improve

Warrington boss Tony Smith says his side must stick together and work hard to turn around their season after a dismal start. The Wolves lost 31-6 at St Helens on ...
25 March 2017

Radford Frustrated Despite Victory

Lee Radford says Hull FC need to improve despite winning 22-20 on Friday at Wigan to go back to the top of the table. Tries from Steven Michaels, Albert Kelly, ...
24 March 2017

George Issues Hartley Warning

Jamie George has warned England captain Dylan Hartley he is looking to replace him as first-choice hooker by the 2019 World Cup. The 26-year-old Saracens man has become a key ...
24 March 2017

Leinster Dealt Double Injury Blow

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has confirmed Irish duo Rob Kearney and Jamie Heaslip will be missing for "a number of weeks". The club had been hoping to have the ...
24 March 2017

Segeyaro in Contention for Sharks Debut

Former Leeds Rhinos star James Segeyaro is in contention to make his Cronulla Sharks debut against Parramatta Eels on Saturday. The Aussie hooker trained with the NRL squad for only ...
24 March 2017

Dowsett Pens Deal

Scrum-half Michael Dowsett has signed a full-time contract with Aviva Premiership outfit Worcester Warriors. The 25-year-old joined the Sixways outfit in November on a short-term deal and has done enough ...
24 March 2017

Huddersfield Youngster Looks to Keep His Spot

Huddersfield full back Darnell McIntosh is looking to keep his place in the Giants side after he came in and shone at Wigan. McIntosh got the nod to start in ...
23 March 2017

Watson Welcomes New Salford Deal

Salford head coach Ian Watson has revealed his delight at signing a new deal with the Super League club. Watson, who was initially working on an interim basis following the ...

23 March 2017

Coetzee Avoids Acl Tear

Ulster have revealed that Marcell Coetzee will miss the rest of the season although he has not suffered an ACL tear. The No.8 suffered a knee injury against Zebre on ...
23 March 2017

Carter Yet to Decide on Stadium Plans

Wakefield chairman Michael Carter has rejected a ground-sharing offer from Featherstone as he continues to weigh up his options. Carter is currently trying to plan ahead as Wakefield look to ...
23 March 2017

Escare Determined to Stay Put

Wigan Warriors full-back Morgan Escare has confirmed that he wants to stay put despite reports that he could leave the club this year. The 25-year-old moved to the DW Stadium ...
23 March 2017

Hock Open to England Recall

Leigh Centurions forward Gareth Hock says he still remains hopeful of forcing his way back into contention with England. Hock hasn’t played for England since being dropped as part of ...
23 March 2017

Jones Facing Six Weeks out

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones is facing a six-week spell on the sidelines after picking up a shoulder injury at the weekend. The 31-year-old, who has been touted as a ...
23 March 2017

Gloucester Close to Ackermann Appointment

Gloucester are thought to be on the verge of naming South African Johan Ackermann as the club's new head coach. The Cherry and Whites have been on the lookout for ...
23 March 2017

Tigers Forward in Fitness Race

Oliver Holmes is unlikely to be fit for Castleford's clash with Catalans in the Super League on Sunday but he has returned to training. The forward has been out of ...
23 March 2017

Jones Makes Four Lions' Captains Claim

British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland should name four captains for the summer tour of New Zealand, according to Eddie Jones. The England coach has spoken out as the ...
21 March 2017

Jones Ruled out for Five Months

Scotland centre Huw Jones is set to be out for five months after suffering a hamstring tear against Italy on Saturday. The 23-year-old is set to have an operation in ...
21 March 2017

Wigan Return Lifts Taylor

Hull prop forward Scott Taylor is looking forward to going back to his former club Wigan on Friday night. The former Hull KR forward says he will miss the lack ...

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