Tournaments

Hungry for Wallabies: Jonny Wilkinson said playing for the Lions would be impossible to turn down

Jonny Wilkinson eager to tour Australia with the Lions

JONNY WILKINSON has declared himself available for selection for the British & Irish Lions tour to Australia in 2013, if Warren Gatland comes calling. The Toulon fly-half retired from international…

Flying form: Bryan Habana scored a hat-trick against Australia last weekend

South Africa unchanged for All Blacks test

HEYNEKE MEYER has selected the same side that defeated Australia last weekend in Pretoria to face New Zealand in Soweto this Saturday. The Springboks ran in five tries against the…

Mr consistent: Jess is the leading Premiership try-scorer

Aviva Premiership: Five players to watch

Wasps and Harlequins got the 2012-2013 season off to an explosive start with an 82-point thriller at Twickenham and now the dust has settled, RW takes a look at five…

Byrne against Namibia at the 2011 RWC

Byrne’s gunning for Heineken glory

IT IS a year since Lee Byrne won the last of his 46 caps for Wales, but the 32-year-old full-back hasn’t given up hope of hitting his half century this…

The Championship Blog – Week 5 round-up

The Championship Blog – Week 5 round-up

NEWCASTLE FALCONS stay top of the class by virtue of giving Leeds a lesson in finishing at Kingston Park on Friday night, writes Richard Grainger. This match-up was tipped as…

End of an era: After 12 years at the West Country club, Barkley will play his final game for Bath this weekend

Barkley hoping for final flourish at fly-half

OLLY BARKLEY will start his final game for Bath Rugby at fly-half as the West Country side look to get back to winning ways in the Aviva Premiership against Sale…

100 times better: Bradley Davies hits the magic number against Ulster tomorrow

Davies hits century for Blues

WALES AND Blues lock Bradley Davies will make his 100th appearance for the region when they face Ulster tomorrow. Hailing from Llantrisant, the former Pant Comprehensive pupil originally played outside…