Leicester Tigers

Fantasy Rugby Team of the Week: Round 5

1:00 PM BST<p>The Six Nations is over for another year as all of Ireland wakes up a little worse for wear after St. Patrick's Day celebrations in the …

Garry Ringrose

Leicestershire brewery Everards launches first clothing collection

Not content with producing brilliant beers, Everards has now launched its first clothing collection.<p>Celebrating the brewery's famous Tiger brand, the …

English Premiership Rugby

England U18s defeat Scotland

• <b>England -</b> Tries: Reeves (2), Barlow, Doherty, Barbeary (3), Tuima, Boyland, Morris Cons: Hodge 7<p><b>England U18s defeated Scotland 64-0 at Edinburgh's</b> …

English Rugby

Six Nations: Ireland look primed for a day of days

This could be one of the three best days in the history of Irish rugby – or simply the best<p>Most Read

English Premiership Rugby

Wales U20 3-24 France U20: Jason Strange's side finish fifth as visitors clinch Six Nations title

Wales finished a lowly fifth in the Under-20 Six Nations after being out-muscled and out-paced by new champions France at Stadiwm ZipWorld.<p>Italy …

English Premiership Rugby

England's selection is a step towards changing an out-dated playing style that had been found out

I don’t think this England selection is a step backwards. It’s probably a step forwards, but you do feel for the guys that have been left out because they’ve been trying to play a style that has been implemented by their coaching staff.<p>I count George Ford in that group. The 10-12 axis has stuttered …

Rugby Union

Solid defence key to Ireland U20s upsetting formidable England

English Premiership Rugby

Mike Sherry returns for Munster as Johann van Graan eyes Toulon

Munster coach Johann van Graan has one eye on the European Champions Cup game against Toulon in a fortnight. He is resting several players for …

News (Ireland)

Former Lord Mayor of Leicester John 'Jack' Allen dies, aged 78

A former Lord Mayor of Leicester whose appeal in his year of office raised £70,000 for grassroots sports has died, aged 78.<p>Former Leicester city …

English Premiership Rugby

George Ford and Danny Care dropped as Eddie Jones makes changes for England's Six Nations clash with Ireland

Eddie Jones has reacted to back-to-back defeats by dropping half-backs George Ford and Danny Care for Saturday’s clash with Ireland.<p>England’s head …

English Premiership Rugby

Eddie Jones 'sorry' after England head coach caught calling Ireland 'scummy' and Wales a 'little s*** place'

Eddie Jones has issued an “unreserved” apology after a video emerged in which he labelled Ireland “scummy” and Wales a “little s*** place”, with the …

Chris Robshaw

Rivals beware - Manu Tuilagi is injury-free and getting back to his best

Nobody is suggesting that Manu Tuilagi is quite back to his best form. Yet.<p>But the signs are hugely encouraging with a game-on-game improvement since …

English Premiership Rugby

Dragons target signing of Wales and Gloucester star Owen Williams

Wales’ ‘forgotten man’ Owen Williams is being lined up for a return to Welsh rugby by the Dragons after being frozen out at Gloucester.<p>The …

English Premiership Rugby

Why there's all to play for in top-four battle in the Aviva Premiership

There's five games left in the Aviva Premiership regular season and Martin Crowson argues that there is still everything to play for as far as …

English Premiership Rugby

Rugby rumours and transfer news: Leicester Tigers looking at Wallabies prop, Bath eying London Irish centre

With Bristol Rugby likely to be back at the top table of European rugby next season, playing in the Aviva Premiership and European Challenge Cup, we …

English Premiership Rugby

I feared professional rugby would lose its soul - but then something amazing changed by mind

My great fear when professionalism came in was that club rugby would lose its soul – that players would become more motivated by the size of the cheque than the history of the shirt they were representing.<p>I got a small glimpse of that towards the end of my career at the Borders. We were being …

Rugby Union

Who is John Mulvihill? The incoming Cardiff Blues coach, his coaching CV and the familiar names he's linked with

Cardiff Blues will have their eighth coach in seven years when unknown Australian John Mulvihill is unveiled as Danny Wilson’s successor.<p>Mulvihill is …

Rugby World Cup

Breakdown battering giving England major headaches

When it was announced by World Rugby in July 2017 that law amendments were being made to the breakdown area the rationale used for the decision was …

English Premiership Rugby

Rugby rumours and transfer news: Leicester Tigers to lose prop, Bristol could add Scotland international

With Bristol Rugby likely to be back at the top table of European rugby next season, playing in the Aviva Premiership and European Challenge Cup, we …

Bristol Rugby

Bath Rugby boss addresses whether he will try to sign Bristol centre Will Hurrell permanently

Bristol Rugby players going out on loan this season has been a bit of a worry at times and for some a signal their time at the club was coming to an …

Bristol Rugby

Boost for Ireland as English duo ruled out of final game

Nathan Hughes and Courtney Lawes will miss Twickenham showdown

News (Ireland)

Scots add five players for Italy clash

Scotland have added five players to their squad for the final Six Nations match against Italy on Saturday.

Glasgow Warriors

England v France: preview and stats

<b>England have made several changes for Saturday's match against France with hooker Jamie George replacing the injured Dylan Hartley.</b><p>Ben Te’o …

English Rugby

'A good squad and a hell of team,' says Leicester Tigers captain Tom Youngs

Tom Youngs would quite happily have been lining up with his Leicester Tigers team-mates this weekend.<p>However, the Tigers skipper and his colleagues …

English Premiership Rugby

England U20s name side to play France

• James Grayson's love affair with rugby - read<br>• Tickets on sale for World Rugby U20 Championship - read<p><b>England U20s head coach Steve Bates has named his</b> …


Wales' four outside-half candidates assessed in the Six Nations debate that's dividing everyone

We are getting to the business end of the Six Nations and another outside-half debate is raging in Wales, so much so a television poll was conducted …

Dan Biggar

Leicester Tigers will meet the Aviva Premiership challenges as they arise, says Telusa Veainu

Leicester Tigers’ fleet-footed full-back Telusa Veainu says he and his team-mates will continue to tick off the challenges one at a time as they set …

English Premiership Rugby

John Hardie returns to Scotland squad after completing suspension

John Hardie has been recalled to the Scotland squad for Saturday’s game against Ireland, barely three months since the flanker was ­suspended from all rugby for ­alleged cocaine use, with his career seemingly in tatters.<p>“John’s a fantastic player,” said Mike Blair, Scotland’s backs coach. “He has a …

Rugby Union

Scarlets sign England international Tom Varndell for the rest of the season

The Scarlets have signed former England wing Tom Varndell for the rest of the season.<p>The 32-year-old speedster, who was on the books of English …

English Premiership Rugby

Boost for Leicester Tigers with Ben Youngs and Ellis Genge winning fitness battles

Leicester Tigers have received a major boost with the news that England and British and Irish Lions scrum-half Ben Youngs is winning the fight to …

English Premiership Rugby