English Premiership Rugby

Gloucester accuse RFU of 'singling out' Danny Cipriani

Gloucester have accused the RFU of 'singling out' Danny Cipriani following the decision to charge the fly-half with 'conduct prejudicial to the …

Gloucester

Leinster start with Friday night lights as Champions Cup fixtures released

The 2018 Heineken Champions Cup fixtures have been released - and there are home starts for two of the three Irish provinces.Champions Leinster will …

European Rugby Champions Cup

Worcester Awaits 'Major Announcement' About PawSox

Residents of Worcester, Massachusetts are on the edge of their seats as the city prepares to make a major announcement regarding the Pawtucket Red …

International League

Australia v New Zealand: Sky Live Rugby Championship preview

Australia and New Zealand get the 2018 Rugby Championship started in Sydney on Saturday, live on <i>Sky Sports Action</i> from 10.20am.<p>Steve Hansen's men …

New Zealand

TV3 announce which Champions Cup fixtures they will show free-to-air this season

TV3 will add Champions Cup rugby to their growing sports portfolio this season.<p>Image: James Crombie/INPHO<p>TV3 will add Champions Cup rugby to their …

Free-to-air

Leinster face Wasps in opening game of European Champions Cup

Leinster will begin the defence of their European Champions Cup crown against Wasps after the fixtures draw for the competition was made on …

European Rugby Champions Cup

Coventry City V Plymouth Argyle | Ricoh Arena Official Parking Off-site

Ricoh Arena Official Off-site Parking,Coventry City Football Club Parking,Wasps Rugby Football Club Parking,Ricoh Parking,Ricoh Official Off-site …

Coventry City FC

Wasps to face Leinster on opening day of Heineken Champions Cup

Wasps have the hardest test possible for their first outing of the 2018/2019 Heineken Champions Cup.<p>Dai Young's men will travel to reigning European …

European Rugby Champions Cup

Ex-Lions hooker Ethienne Reynecke recovering well

Doctors are optimistic about Ethienne Reynecke’s chances to make a full recovery after suffering a stroke.<p>Last Thursday, the former hooker and …

South African Rugby

Say It Isn't So? PawSox Off To Worcester: Report

This Week In Worcester says the PawSox are moving there.<p>PAWTUCKET, RI — A Worcester, Mass., news outlet says the PawSox are leaving McCoy and Rhode …

Rhode Island

Mayor teams up with Sale Sharks to help tackle youth unemployment

WIRRAL's mayor teamed up with Sale Sharks for the launch of a scheme which aims to tackle youth unemployment.<p>Advantage Wirral was officially launched …

Wirral

Preview: South Africa v Argentina

<b>Argentina coach Mario Ledesma will be looking to get his reign off to a positive start when his side face the Springboks in Durban on …

South Africa

EXCLUSIVE: Danny Cipriani's secret girlfriend revealed: Mother-of-one mental health worker from Richmond says she and the rugby bad-boy have been together for almost a year

Rugby bad boy Danny Cipriani has secretly been dating a single mum after he saw her glamorous photos on social media, Mail Online can reveal.<p>Mental …

Katie Price

Danny Cipriani in the dock: This country has a troubling relationship with alcohol... and maybe it gets the athletes it deserves

Danny Cipriani may consider his wrists golden but you wouldn’t give tuppence for his brain, or sense of timing.<p>In a week when a high-profile English …

Sport (UK)

Kyle Eastmond and David Denton are both set for Leicester Tigers debuts

Leicester Tigers will have a much more seasoned look to them when they face Treviso in Italy on Friday evening.<p>After an inexperienced side edged out …

Leicester Tigers

'Ireland and Quins are very supportive of me going back and forth'

AS MUNSTER BEGIN the defence of their Women’s Interprovincial Championship title against Connacht on 1 September, Leah Lyons might feel a pang of …

Harlequins

Stuart Barnes says Danny Cipriani should retain his England place

Danny Cipriani should retain his England place - despite having been fined £2,000 for his misconduct in Jersey this week, says Sky Sports' Stuart …

Eddie Jones

Winger Jonah Holmes aims to establish his place in Leicester Tigers starting line-up

Leicester Tigers wing Jonah Holmes hopes that the coming season is a "special" one for the Welford Road club.<p>Leicester are coming off the unusual - …

Leicester Tigers

Ulster include 17-year-old sprinter Sexton in squad to face Gloucester

ULSTER HAVE NAMED an exciting squad for Saturday’s pre-season clash with Gloucester at the Kingspan Stadium in Belfast [KO 5.30pm], with 17-year-old …

Ulster

Wasps' Willie le Roux to start for South Africa against Argentina

Wasps' Willie le Roux has been selected at full-back by South Africa for their Rugby Championship opener against Argentina this weekend.<p>le Roux, who …

South Africa

The Forecast: All Ireland Hurling Final Dominates Packed Sporting Weekend

Brought to you by<p><b>For many people, there’s only one sporting event to keep an eye on this weekend and that’s the All-Ireland hurling final between</b> …

Swimming

Harlequins staff member in 'stable' condition after falling from second floor window of Jersey hotel

A Harlequins staff member fell from the second floor of a Jersey hotel is in a 'stable' condition.<p>The Premiership club have been on the Channel …

Sport (UK)

Leicester Tigers duo in Australia squad to face New Zealand in Rugby Championship

Leicester Tigers pair Tatafu Polota-Nau and Matt Toomua have both been named in the Australia squad to face New Zealand in the opening game of the …

Six set to make Wasps debuts against Connacht, Ashley Johnson is captain

Ashley Johnson is to captain Wasps when they take on Pro 14 Connacht in their first pre-season outing this Saturday, having freshly returned from …

Irish Rugby

Leicester Tigers in turmoil as coach Matt O'Connor battles for his job

Leicester will go into the new season against a backdrop of turbulence behind the scenes, with senior figures at the club harbouring doubts about …

Sport (UK)

Will Addison out to make lasting impression for Ulster

Despite being captain of English Premiership side Sale Sharks it wasn’t a difficult decision for utility back Will Addison to move to the Kingspan …

Ulster

Bristol warn Eddie Jones and England that George Smith is not for hire

Bristol intend to block any potential attempt by England to recruit the veteran Australian flanker George Smith to help fix their breakdown woes before the autumn internationals.<p>Smith is well known to Eddie Jones, having played under him for the Brumbies and Australia, and was drafted in from Wasps …

Eddie Jones

Ben Te’o feared for his career during latest injury setback as England and Worcester centre expresses concerns

England centre Ben Te’o has admitted that he feared for his future in the rugby union after suffering an injury-hit season, with his return already …

Eddie Jones

Lions lock in Nic Groom

The Lions have confirmed that six more players, including scrumhalf Nic Groom, have committed to the franchise.<p>Groom, who arrived in Johannesburg …

South African Rugby

Returning Ben Gulliver ready to engage Coventry with community

Coventry Rugby have boosted their Community team with the appointments of former player Ben Gulliver and Sian Haynes from Northampton Saints.<p>Gulliver …

Leicester Tigers