English Rugby

Hull KR's Tommy Lee: Let's throw something at St Helens they've not seen before

Tommy Lee may have had more clubs than some of his <b>Hull KR</b> team-mates have had Sunday dinners – but that’s not to say his determination to see his …

St Helens

Juan Pablo Estelles: Northampton Saints centre among four players to leave

Argentina centre Juan Pablo Estelles is one of four more players who will leave Premiership side Northampton Saints at the end of the season.

Northampton Saints

Rugby-Ritchie appointed Premiership Rugby non-exec chairman | Reuters

March 23 (Reuters) - Premiership Rugby have named former Rugby Football Union chief Ian Ritchie as their new non-executive chairman, the English top-flight’s governing body has said.<p>Ritchie, who was chief executive of the RFU for five years before announcing his retirement last May, will replace …

Newcastle Falcons

Difficult decisions ahead for Wolves boss following Josh Charnley signing

<b>VIDEO: WARRINGTON Wolves’ Head Coach Steve Price says he has some difficult decisions to make following the signing of former Wigan winger Josh</b> …


Dom Barrow to join Northampton Saints from 2018/19 season

Northampton Saints can today announce that Dom Barrow will join the Club in time for the 2018/19 season.<p>The towering, Sheffield-born lock began his …

Northampton Saints

Kennedy quits London Irish

Nick Kennedy has left his post as London Irish director of rugby after the club accepted his resignation.

English Premiership Rugby

Super League: Hull KR v St Helens

<b>Hull KR make one change from the squad that comfortably beat Huddersfield in their previous Super League fixture.</b><p>Full-back Will Dagger comes in and could make his second appearance of the season, with Nick Scruton missing out.<p>St Helens have Wales international Morgan Knowles back in the squad after …

St Helens

This is what away fans really think about Bristol City's stadium Ashton Gate

Thousands of football fans stream into Bristol City’s home of Ashton Gate every season and will no doubt quickly form their opinion.<p>They will be …

Bristol City

Premiership Heroes: Chris Pennell

• England U20s to play Junior Springboks in May - more<br>• Brown confident England will bounce back - more<p><b>Worcester Warriors full-back Chris Pennell leads a</b> …

Sport (UK)

Cause Of Death For St Joe's Student In Bermuda Released

Mark Dombroski was visiting Bermuda with St. Joseph's rugby club for a tournament. His cause of death has now been released by …


Super League news: Eddie Hearn’s ‘bulldozer’ approach to shake up rugby league, New Zealand coach update, latest team news

<b>Hearn: If we’re involved, we’re taking it all over</b><p>Eddie Hearn would "come in with a bulldozer" and shake up rugby league if given the chance to run …

St Helens

Leicester Tigers v Wasps: Christian Wade and Telusa Veianu can be the 'game breakers' at Welford Road

Wasps go into Sunday's Aviva Premiership clash with Leicester Tigers off the back of five-straight wins against their local rivals.<p>Coventry Telegraph …

Leicester Tigers

Richards excited by St James' Park game

Newcastle Falcons can make a statement with a successful showcase against Northampton Saints at St James' Park, says boss Dean Richards.

Newcastle Falcons

Weekend predictions: Prem, PRO14, Top 14

4:57 PM BST<p>Domestic action returns to the fore in the wake of the Six Nations finale and there is a big weekend of rugby in store across the Aviva …

European Rugby Champions Cup

John Bishop is on a one man mission to World Cup victory

Liverpool’s favourite comedian John Bishop is on a mission and and if he succeeds we could be bringing the World Cup home.<p>In a bid to help England …


Jackman: RFU may take lessons from Irish Grand Slam

Bernard Jackman says Ireland’s success in this year’s Six Nations may result in an RFU review over it’s structures following England’s disappointing …

Six Nations Championship

Nomadic Lee finally hoping to settle down with Hull KR

WITH his eighth Super League club in just 10 years, Tommy Lee hopes to have finally found a more lasting home at Hull KR.<p>The experienced hooker only …

St Helens

Toby Flood: Newcastle Falcons game at St James' Park a 'special opportunity'

<b>Newcastle Falcons can make their visit to Newcastle United's St James' Park extra special by boosting their top-four hopes, says fly-half Toby Flood.</b><p>Falcons will stage Saturday's Premiership match against Northampton at the 52,000-capacity stadium, in the first of three games there until 2020.<p>Dean …

Newcastle Falcons

Aviva Premiership giants reject further claims they're trying to sign Wales star Leigh Halfpenny

Aviva Premiership giants Bath and Gloucester have clarified reports linking one with the arrival of a Lions and Welsh international star and the …


Harlequins of Cork and Belfast brace for busy weekend

Sides meet in quarter-finals of the Irish Senior Cup after League action on Saturday<p>27 minutes ago<p>It’s a busy weekend for the Harlequins of Cork and …


Leeds Rhinos v Castleford Tigers: Three Super League head to heads

Luke Gale will again be a central player for Cas on Friday. Who else will be key?<p>A Grand Final repeat, with a sizeable Elland Road crowd waiting. …

Leeds United FC

Slam stars must avoid complacency - Kidney

Former Irish coach warns ‘massive Tests’ await in Australia<p>Declan Kidney has warned Ireland against any complacency ahead of their three-Test tour of …

Six Nations Championship

Grayson Hart: Worcester Warriors sign Scotland international scrum-half

<b>Worcester Warriors have signed Scotland international scrum-half Grayson Hart on a deal until the end of the season.</b><p>The 29-year-old joins from Championship side Ealing Trailfinders as injury cover after Luke Baldwin was ruled out for the season.<p>New Zealand-born Hart has three caps for Scotland but …

Worcester Warriors

The 17 fringe players, including a teenage terrier, who could yet gatecrash Warren Gatland’s Wales World Cup squad

Wales coach Warren Gatland will already have started to form a rough idea of who he wants to take to the World Cup next year, but history suggests …

Warren Gatland

Dave Walder invokes spirit of Kevin Keegan at Newcastle falcons

Not since the days of Kevin Keegan has St James’ Park hosted a Newcastle team so rich in Tyneside talent who play with such verve and swagger.<p>On Saturday the Falcons, flying high in fourth place, take over the citadel of the city for their Aviva Premiership match against Northampton. They have …

English Premiership Rugby

Dom Barrow: Leicester lock joins Stade Rochelais prior to Northampton Saints move

<b>Lock Dom Barrow has left Leicester Tigers to move to French side Stade Rochelais on a short-term deal and is set to join Northampton Saints next season, BBC Radio Leicester reports.</b><p>The 25-year-old has not played for the first team this year, with his only appearance coming in the A league.<p>Barrow, …

Leicester Tigers

Anglo-Welsh Cup final: Bath v Exeter Chiefs rearranged for 30 March

<b>The Anglo-Welsh Cup Final between Bath and Exeter will take place at Kingsholm at 14:30 BST on Friday, 30 March.</b><p>The cup final was postponed on Sunday because of the spell of wintry weather which swept the country.<p>All tickets will be valid for the new date but refunds are available for supporters …

Sport (UK)

Bristol Rugby v Yorkshire Carnegie preview

Bristol Rugby welcome Yorkshire Carnegie to Ashton Gate under the lights in a Greene King IPA Championship match on Friday night at 7:45pm.<p>Bristol …

Bristol Rugby

Rugby: RFU issues stunning ultimatum to embattled England coach Eddie Jones

The Rugby Football Union has backed Eddie Jones to take England through to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan but has warned that there will be a …

Rugby World Cup

RFU stands by Eddie Jones for England until World Cup – whatever happens

• It would take something ‘extraordinary’ for Jones to lose his job • ‘The first person that puts Eddie straight is Eddie,’ says Steve Brown<p>It seems Eddie Jones will lead England at the 2019 World Cup regardless of the results he achieves between now and then. The Rugby Football Union’s chief …

Sport (UK)