France coach Philippe Saint-André is feeling confident. Photo: Getty Images

France confident ahead of Irish decider

France have no fear over playing Ireland according to Philippe Saint-André despite a poor recent record. Pool D will come down to the clash in Cardiff on Sunday, with the…

James Haskell England training World Cup

Haskell responds to Back criticism

The fallout from England’s World Cup exit appears to be getting out of hand with James Haskell engaged in an angry online row with World Cup winner Neil Back. On…

Alesana Tuilagi in action for Samoa against Japan

Alesana Tuilagi banned for five weeks

Samoa wing Alesana Tuilagi is set to miss the Scotland game on Saturday after he was controversially suspended for five weeks for an act of foul play.

Born leader: Maro Itoje is a candidate to lead England at Rugby World Cup 2019

An England 23 for Rugby World Cup 2019

15. Mat Protheroe Current number of caps: 0 Age at start of Rugby World Cup 2019: 22 A left-field pick to headline the team-sheet, but if Protheroe’s jaw-dropping progress in…

Great for the eight: Australia celebrate a scrum penalty v England (Photo: Getty Images).

How Australia woke from their scrum nightmare

England prop Joe Marler was then penalised for not scrummaging straight, Bernard Foley kicked the three points and Australia were 20-3 up, with their foot on England’s throats. The rest…

Mighty Oaks: Romania celebrate as the final whistle blows in Leicester. (Photo: Getty Images)

World Cup 2015: Canada 15 – 17 Romania

Romania produced the biggest comeback in Rugby World Cup history to overturn Canada‘s 15-0 lead in the last half-hour of this Pool D clash and win 15-17. A first-half try…