Wayward knees: Napolioni Nalaga

Cited and banned from the Heineken Cup

ONE HEINEKEN cup round down, several big names forced to sit out – but not because of injury. Oh no, these boys have been a bit naughty. (Well one of…

Boot up the backside: Biarritz

Amlin Challenge Cup: Round 2 preview

THE SECOND round of the Amlin Challenge Cup is almost here and despite the complaints of some about the level of competition in Round 1 there are some mouthwatering clashes…

All Blacks: the haka through the years

All Blacks: the haka through the years

That was the haka as it used to be. In December’s Rugby World, a study of the haka and how it is used by New Zealand turns up a few other…

Is the HCup, currently Toulon's, doomed?

From Heineken Cup to Guinness Champions Cup?

IF FRENCH publication Midi Olympique is to be believed, the union of Premiership Rugby and Ligue Nationale de Rugby could soon be joining forces with world-renowned brand Guinness.

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Video: England Sevens Q&A

THE HSBC World Sevens Series is back! The speediest players in the game are off to the Gold Coast this weekend, where Fiji claimed the title for the second year…