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Oct 24, 2013

Gatland slams Keith Wood as a 'Me Feiner'

British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland took a surprising swing at former Ireland captain Keith Wood over comments he made before the decisive third Test in July
Oct 24, 2013

Michael Hooper wins John Eales Medal

Australia's Michael Hooper was named 2013 John Eales Medallist and Wallaby of the Year in Sydney on Thursday evening
Oct 24, 2013

Former Scotland international faces sex trial

Former Scotland rugby international Norman Pender is to face trial in Glasgow's High Court in December after pleading not guilty to a number of sex allegations
Oct 23, 2013

Donnacha Ryan ruled out of autumn internationals

Munster's Donnacha Ryan has been ruled out of the autumn internationals after sustaining knee ligament damange in last weekend's 26-10 Heineken Cup win over Gloucester
Oct 23, 2013

Gloucester's Qera named as Fiji captain

Gloucester's Akapusi Qera has been named as skipper for Fiji's squad that will travel to the northern hemisphere for games against Portugal, Italy, Romania and the Barbarians.
Oct 23, 2013

Springbok team-mates die within days of each other

Martiens Louw and Robbie Barnard, who played together for Transvaal and South Africa, have died just over a week apart.
Oct 22, 2013

Kockott crowned Top 14 player of the year

Castres Rory Kockott was on Monday named Top 14 Players' Player of the Year for the 2012-13 season
Oct 22, 2013

Wales' Rees to undergo testicular surgery

Cardiff Blues skipper Matthew Rees is to have "an enforced spell away from rugby" to undergo testicular surgery
Oct 22, 2013

Pontypridd rocked by Stuart Williams death

Pontypridd have announced the death of prop Stuart Williams who has passed away at the age of 33
Oct 21, 2013

Quade Cooper silently returns to top spot

Quade Cooper continues to grow as a player and gains support with his team-mates
Oct 19, 2013

Cuthbert injury gives Wales autumn scare

Wales have been dealt an injury blow ahead of the autumn internationals after wing Alex Cuthbert limped off during Cardiff Blues' Heineken Cup 19-15 win over holders Toulon.
Oct 19, 2013

Toulouse star out for at least three months

Toulouse have received a huge blow following the news their star No.10 Luke McAlister faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines
Oct 19, 2013

Crater forces premature end to Bristol match

Bristol's match against Aberavon was brought to a premature end after a hole appeared in the middle of the field
Oct 19, 2013

Ex-All Black on drink-driving charge

Ex-All Black Byron Kelleher faces court after allegedly driving while four times over the legal limit in France
Oct 18, 2013

Perpignan star slammed with six-week ban

Perpignan's Lifeimi Mafi has been slammed with a six-week ban for his tip-tackle on Ryan Mills during their match at Kingsholm last weekend
Oct 18, 2013

Fears grow over O'Driscoll's injury

Leinster are unsure when Brian O'Driscoll will return from the injury he sustained against Cardiff Blues on September 27
Oct 18, 2013

Saints' performance director leaves club immediately

Northampton Saints have parted company with performance director Nick Johnston by "mutual consent and with immediate effect"
Oct 18, 2013

Gloucester fullback pens new two-year deal

Gloucester have received a boost ahead of their trip to Munster with the news fullback Rob Cook has signed a new contract
Oct 17, 2013

Sale on verge of completing deal for No.8

Sale Sharks are closing in on the signing of an unnamed southern hemisphere back-rower
Oct 17, 2013

Saracens expect record crowd for Toulon

Saracens have recalled Aviva Premiership Player of the Month Jacques Burger for Friday night's match against Toulouse at Wembley