Tournaments

The prize (beside Premiership rugby)

Rugby World’s Championship team guide

THE CHAMPIONSHIP season is finally here, arriving just a week after the Aviva Premiership kicked off. With Ealing jumping up to the division and London Welsh dropping down, clubs running…

Star in stripes: Try-scorer Jamie George is congratulated by his team-mates at Twickenham last weekend

Aviva Premiership One to Watch: Jamie George

After serving his apprenticeship at Saracens behind John Smit and Schalk Britz in the pecking order, Jamie George was given the chance to start only his seventh Premiership match in…

Turning his back on union?: Tom Biggs

Super League clubs are sniffing out Union talent

Last season Andy Powell was a high-profile convert to rugby league and now some Super League sides may be sniffing around other Welsh, Premiership and sevens stars, at least according…

Ben Foden

Ben Foden as you’ve never seen him before!

WE'RE USED to seeing Ben Foden jinking past defenders and taking high balls when he's in action for Northampton Saints and England, but we've got a video of him doing…

Will the Leinster fans have more to cheer this season?

RaboDirect Pro12: Round 1 wrap

Finalists humbled on their return to league action; a hefty spanking; calls for changes in style? It's has to be the first round of RaboDirect Pro12 rugby, which has sent…