Rabo Direct Pro12

Treviso set for Scarlets

Treviso set for Scarlets

After losing against two Irish teams, Benetton Treviso continue their Celtic adventure in Wales for Round 16 of the RaboDirect PRO12. Treviso have been hit hard by injury and six…

Wing Lee jones seen celebrating a try against London Irish during the pool stages of the Heinieken Cup

Edinburgh secure Lee Jones until 2014

Scotland and Edinburgh Rugby winger Lee Jones has capped a breakthrough season with an extended deal that will keep him at the Murrayfield club until 2014. As one of the…

This summer Tim Visser is eligible to play for Scotland

Tim Visser extends Edinburgh deal

24-year-old Tim Visser has penned a new deal with Edinburgh Rugby, keeping the try-machine in the Scotland capital until 2015. Head coach Michael Bradley said: “Tim [Visser] is very much…

Brew was part of the Wales squad at the World Cup in New Zealand

Brew leaving Dragons for Biarritz

Newport Gwent Dragons can confirm that wing Aled Brew is set to leave the region at the end of the season for Biarritz. The 24-year old wing has enjoyed 2…

Former Super XV prop Nel has signed a 3 year deal

Edinburgh sign South African prop Nel

Edinburgh Rugby revealed details of a major overseas signing, announcing that they have recruited South African prop WP (Willem Petrus) Nel from Super 15 side Free State Cheetahs on a…

Kevin McLaughlin returns to captain Leinster

McLaughlin will captain Leinster against Treviso

The Leinster team to face Benetton Treviso in Thursday night’s RaboDirect PRO12 clash in the RDS (KO: 7.05pm) has been named. Dubliner Colm O’Shea will make his debut for the…

Ben Blair starts at fullback

Ben Blair back for Blues

After 15 months out with a knee injury Ben Blair returns to rugby this weekend Having suffered a knee injury in the Heineken Cup match against Castres in October 2010,…

Glasgow and Scotland Seven's

Horne extends Warriors stay

Peter Horne today became the latest highly rated rising star to be secured on a long-term contract by Glasgow Warriors. The 22-year-old centre has put pen to paper on a…