Tournaments

Trophy talker: Toulon's Bernard Laporte

French clubs not budging on Heineken Cup

AS LIKELY to budge as a bachelor who has taken a wrong turn and ended up backstage at a Victoria Secret show, Ligue National de Rugby (LNR) have joined Premiership…

What it is all about: Below are the latest comings and goings in the ever competitive Championship

The Championship Blog: Round Two

The Greene King IPA Championship’s newest side — Ealing Trailfinders, founded in 1871 — are also the longest established side in the division. However, this was of little consolation to…

Made in Wales: James has ten Welsh caps

Aviva Premiership One to Watch: Tom James

Tom James, the 26-year-old Exeter Chiefs wing who will be attempting to carve up the London Irish defence in an Aviva Premiership clash at the Madejski Stadium in Reading on…

Another import: Cornell Du Preez joined Edinburgh

SCOTLAND: The paupers of the Euro debate

CRIERS ALL over the land are shouting: ‘the Heineken Cup is dead. Long live the potential for an accord between the Anglo-French alliance and a possibly toothless and certainly smarting…

Catch me if you can: London Irish's Marland Yarde

Aviva Premiership: Round 2 wrap

Saracens thumped 14-man Gloucester to go to the top of the table while Northampton Saints just squeaked past Quins. Here's a round 2 wrap of the Aviva Premiership, where some…

A helping hand: Dragons' captain Coombs

EXCLUSIVE COLUMN: Lyn Jones

PEOPLE MIGHT regard my move from London Welsh to the Dragons as a case of out of the frying pan and into the fire, but as a coach challenges come…

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…