Sale Sharks

The Greater Manchester employers named and shamed by the Government for underpaying workers

The Government has named Sale Sharks and Odeon Cinemas on a list of employers who have underpaid workers.<p>The two were among 239 businesses from …


Gallagher Premiership fixtures revealed: 5 key dates for the new 2018/19 English rugby season

Danny Cipriani has been handed a mouthwatering home start to his Gloucester career in next season’s Gallagher Premiership.<p>On paper the Cherry and …

Sport (UK)

Inspirational siblings nominated for prestigious national rugby awards

INSPIRATIONAL sporting siblings have been shortlisted for prestigious national rugby awards after tackling personal challenges.<p>Henry and Daisy …


Chris Ashton signs for Sale Sharks, Ashley Johnson's rumoured Wasps return, Brendan Macken linked Leicester Tigers

Chris Ashton is heading back to the Premiership with Sale Sharks to keep his World Cup dream alive.<p>The Wigan-born winger's next destination was …

Leicester Tigers

Chris Ashton joins Sale Sharks as Toulon agree contract release to reignite 2019 Rugby World Cup hopes with England

Sale Sharks have signed Chris Ashton after he was released from his Toulon contract two years earlier than planned, freeing up the exiled former …

Rugby World Cup

Chris Ashton joins Sale Sharks after securing release from Toulon

Chris Ashton is returning to English rugby after leaving Toulon to join Sale Sharks.<p>The 31 year-old broke the French league try-scoring record in his only campaign at the Stade Mayol last season, crossing the whitewash 24 times in 23 Top 14 fixtures after arriving at the club from Saracens in the …

Sport (UK) | Lions exodus to gather MORE steam?

There appears to be no end in sight to the Lions exodus, with two more stalwarts linked with overseas clubs.

Sport (South Africa)

Rohan Janse van Rensburg signs long-term deal with Sale

Lions centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg has signed a three-year deal to join the Sale Sharks in England with immediate effect.<p>Janse van Rensburg, who …

South African Rugby | Janse van Rensburg says goodbye to Lions

English club Sale Sharks have announced the signing of Lions and Springbok centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg.

Sport (South Africa)

Tonga exploit Goneva yellow card to beat Fiji in Lautoka | Reuters

(Reuters) - Tonga scrumhalf Sonatane Takulua slotted a penalty and replacement Dan Faleafa scored a try as Tonga exploited a yellow card to Fiji centre Vereniki Goneva to beat the Pacific Cup Nations champions 27-19 in Lautoka on Saturday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Premiership - Sale Sharks vs …

Sport (UK)

Paddy Jackson set for Irish return after Perpignan are drawn with Connacht in Challenge Cup

Paddy Jackson is set for a quick return to Ireland with new club Perpignan after they were drawn alongside Connacht in the European Challenge Cup.<p>The …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Paddy Jackson in line to play in Ireland next season as Perpignan draw Connacht in Challenge Cup

The Westeners were drawn in Pool 3 alongside Sale Sharks, Bordeaux-Begles and Perpignan.<p>Jackson made his return to rugby yesterday as he turned out …

European Challenge Cup

Paddy Jackson signs for French Top 14 club Perpignan

Paddy Jackson has been handed a route back into rugby by newly-promoted Top 14 club Perpignan in France. Jackson was sacked by Ulster earlier this year following a high-profile rape trial in Ireland, which found Jackson not guilty of rape and sexual assault.<p>Perpignan have signed the Ireland …

Rugby Union

Lions fullback Andries Coetzee heading to France

Fullback Andries Coetzee has reportedly agreed to join French club Toulon on a three-year deal later this year.<p>Coetzee has fallen out of the …

South African Rugby | Jones makes 3 late changes to SA touring squad

England head coach Eddie Jones has finalised his selection ahead of their tour to South Africa next month, with three alterations being made.

Sport (South Africa)

Stuart Olding has joined French second-tier club Brive

The 25-year-old had been without a club after his contract was revoked by Ulster and the Irish Rugby Football Union last month. Olding was acquitted …

Top 14

Bryan Redpath would 'love' son Cameron to choose Scotland over England

Former Scotland captain Bryan Redpath revealed he embarked on a campaign of family trickery in an attempt to stop son Cameron pledging his international allegiance to England.

Gregor Townsend

Wasps News

Club news 2nd July 2018<p>Wasps confirm that Georgian international front rower Zurabi Zhvania will join the club ahead of the 2018/19 season.<p>All News …

Leicester Tigers

England name side to face Barbarians

• Jones on his side to face the Barbarians - read<br>• Lobbe to lead the Barbarians against England - more<p><b>England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team</b> …

Leicester Tigers

Danny Cipriani returns to England training ahead of Barbarians fixture

England have returned to their Pennyhill Park training base in Bagshot ahead of this Sunday's fixture against the Barbarians at Twickenham.<p>The squad spent last week training in Brighton but have now assembled for the first time this week to prepare for Sunday's game.<p>Eddie Jones has named 14 …

Rugby Union

Sale Sharks rugby club owners take control of Cotton Traders

The owner of Sale Sharks rugby club has struck a deal to seize control of clothing retailer Cotton Traders.<p>Investment fund CorpAcq has snapped up a majority stake in the 30-year-old firm from founders, and former England rugby players, Fran Cotton and Steve Smith.<p>The undisclosed swoop will help …


Russia qualify for Rugby World Cup 2019 in place of Romania

Winger Chris Ashton is returning to Twickenham to play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday<p><b>Chris Ashton Returns to Twickenham…For The</b> …

Rugby Union

England name squad ahead of Quilter Cup fixture

• Buy tickets for the Quilter Cup - more<br>• Gustard to leave role with England Rugby - more<p><b>Eddie Jones has called up 35 players to prepare for England’s</b> …

Leicester Tigers | Eddie Jones names 35-man squad for Barbarians clash

Eddie Jones has called up 35 players to prepare for England’s Quilter Cup match against the Barbarians on Sunday at Twickenham.

Sport (South Africa)

Danny Cipriani listed as full-back in England training squad for Barbarians squad

<b>Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani has been listed as a full-back in England's training squad for Sunday's match against the Barbarians.</b><p>Cipriani is among 35 players named, including his club-mates Nathan Hughes, Elliot Daly, Dan Robson and Joe Launchbury.<p>Wasps were knocked out of the Premiership …

Leicester Tigers

Two Boks in English Premiership Dream Team

Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk were named in the English Premiership Team of the Year for the 2017-2018 season at an awards ceremony in London on …

South African Rugby

Paddy Jackson 'signed €1m deal with Sale Sharks but UK club backed out' after public backlash - reports

Sale Sharks were in the 'process of signing Paddy Jackson' but public criticism made the club pull out of a deal, according to reports.<p>Professional …

English Premiership Rugby

Shamed Paddy Jackson WAS offered £1million deal to join Sale Sharks despite club rubbishing claims

DISGRACED Ireland rugby union star Paddy Jackson WAS offered a deal to join Sale Sharks — despite the Premiership club’s angry denials a week …

Six Nations Championship

Henry Trinder and Marland Yarde join England's training squad

Gloucester back Henry Trinder and Sale Sharks winger Marland Yarde have been called into England's training squad for this week's camp in Brighton.

English Premiership Rugby

Trinder and Yarde called into England squad

• Introducing England's new faces - more<br>• England v Barbarians - tickets<p><b>Henry Trinder (Gloucester Rugby) and Marland Yarde (Sale Sharks) have been called</b> …

English Rugby