Six Nations

Marler, Robshaw, Croft and Lawes called up by England

Marler, Robshaw, Croft and Lawes called up by England

JOE MARLER (Harlequins), Chris Robshaw (Harlequins), Tom Croft (Leicester Tigers) and Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints) have been called up to the England training squad. Riki Flutey (deadleg) and Joe Worsley (knee/hand)…

Women’s rugby – a blog

Women’s rugby – a blog

By Rugby World reader, Larissa Falls Six Nations…England v France. A fixture supporters would automatically and subconsciously equate with being held at Twickenham…right. England the home side, therefore HQ must…

Rob Kearney re-signs for Leinster

Rob Kearney re-signs for Leinster

The IRFU is pleased to announce that Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has today agreed terms for a new two year contract that will see him playing rugby for…

Sheridan out of the rest of the Six Nations

Sheridan out of the rest of the Six Nations

England prop Andrew Sheridan is almost certain to miss the rest of the Six Nations after suffering a torn calf muscle in 17-9 win over France, and leaving Twickenham on…

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Scotland injury news

THE AFTERMATH of Scotland’s loss to Ireland at the weekend at Murrayfield has left a few of the squad battered and bruised, with six Scottish players requiring further medical assessment.…

England return to fourth in the world

England return to fourth in the world

England have reclaimed the mantle as the leading northern hemisphere nation in the latest IRB World Rankings after beating France 17-9 in the battle of the unbeaten teams in the…

Eoin Reddan celebrates scoring his first-half try

Ireland sneak a win despite poor discipline

IRELAND HUNG on to claim a victory at Murrayfield on Sunday despite Scotland’s attempted comeback in the last quarter of the match. Jamie Heaslip, Eoin Reddan and Man of the Match…