Bryan Habana

South Africa comfortably gained the bonus point they needed to top Pool B, after just 46 minutes. Two tries in the first half, the first by Damien de Allende and…

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

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

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

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

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).

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…