Leicester team for Saracens – Tom Croft starts

George Skivington returns to the Leicester Tigers starting line-up for Saturday’s Aviva Premiership top-of-the-table clash with Saracens at Welford Road (3.15pm). The lock, who has been training with the England…

Wasps sign Chris Bell

London Wasps are delighted to announce the signing of centre Chris Bell from Sale Sharks on a three-year deal. The Plymouth-born centre joins the club in the summer following five years…

Paul Hull to leave Bristol

Bristol Rugby today confirmed that Paul Hull will leave the Club at the end of this season and will be replaced as Head Coach by the Club’s Academy Manager Liam…

Saracens submit planning application for Barnet Copthall

Saracens have today (Friday) submitted a planning application to the London Borough of Barnet to transform the Copthall Stadium into a multi-purpose community sports venue. The refurbished stadium will be used…

Crusaders 33 Waratahs 18 – an emotional day

EMOTION WAS running high in the first game of this weekend’s Super 15 as the Canterbury Crusaders played their first game since the terrible earthquake that rocked the Christchurch area.…

Waratahs v  Crsusaders preview

The HSBC Waratahs will be looking to maintain an unbeaten start to season 2011 when they face the Crusaders in round three of Super Rugby at Trafalgar Park, Nelson. The…

Maidstone abandon appeal so docked 50 points

The appeal by Maidstone FC against the decision to find them guilty of conduct prejudicial to the interests of the Union and/or Game contrary to Rule 5.12 of the Rules…

Rob Kearney re-signs for Leinster

The IRFU is pleased to announce that Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has today agreed terms for a new two year contract that will see him playing rugby for…

mandelasheildsouthafrica

The Ford Pumas and the Toyota Free State Cheetahs be aiming to continue their great starts to the season when these teams meet up in their second Vodacom Cup match…