Harlequins sign experienced South African prop

HARLEQUINS SIGN EXPERIENCED SOUTH AFRICAN PROP

Premiership side Harlequins have announced the signing of experienced tighthead prop Maks van Dyk for the remainder of the 2019/20...

JORDAN PETAIA TO START FOR REDS AGAINST WARATAHS

Jordan Petaia has been named in the Reds' starting line-up for their Super Rugby AU encounter against the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday. Following...

 
 
 

BACKLINE DUO RETURN FOR THE WARATAHS

Scrum-half Jake Gordon and centre Lalakai Foketi have been named in the starting Waratahs XV to face the Reds in Super Rugby AU on...

Brumbies make two changes for Rebels

BRUMBIES MAKE TWO CHANGES FOR REBELS

Brumbies head coach Dan McKellar has made two changes to his starting XV for Friday's Super Rugby AU fixture with the Melbourne Rebels...

 
 
 

TEAM TRACKER: SUPER RUGBY AU AND AOTEAROA

Check out the teams ahead of the sixth round of Super Rugby AU and round nine of Super Rugby Aotearoa, with the Melbourne Rebels' game...

Frank Lomani to start at nine for Rebels

FRANK LOMANI TO START AT NINE FOR REBELS

Fiji international Frank Lomani will start at scrum-half for the Rebels in Friday's Super Rugby AU encounter with the Brumbies in Melbourne. Lomani...

 
 
 

LUKE JACOBSON RETURNS FROM INJURY FOR CHIEFS

Chiefs head coach Warren Gatland has made several changes to his matchday squad for Saturday's Super Rugby Aotearoa clash with the...

WES GOOSEN HITS 50 FOR HURRICANES

Hurricanes wing Wes Goosen will make his 50th appearance for the Wellington-based side in Saturday's Super Rugby Aotearoa clash with...

 
 
 
Rugby Union Today: Quins feature and Six Nations fixtures

RUGBY UNION TODAY: QUINS FEATURE AND SIX NATIONS FIXTURES

Another busy day in the rugby union game as we look at Harlequins, who are the latest club in our rundown ahead of the Premiership...

CARDIFF BLUES NUMBER EIGHT NICK WILLIAMS ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

Welsh side Cardiff Blues have confirmed that gargantuan number eight Nick Williams has retired following a 16-year professional career. The...

 
 
 
Rescheduled Six Nations fixtures confirmed

RESCHEDULED SIX NATIONS FIXTURES CONFIRMED

Six Nations bosses have confirmed the rescheduled fixtures to complete the delayed 2020 tournament - and also plans for an eight-team...

MY RUGBY HERO: JOHNNY SEXTON

During the 2019/20 season, we dig through the archives to highlight a hero from years gone by. Next up, it's Ireland and Leinster legend...

 
 
 
George Skivington keen to focus on new era at Gloucester

GEORGE SKIVINGTON KEEN TO FOCUS ON NEW ERA AT GLOUCESTER

Gloucester head coach George Skivington dismissed questions about his acrimonious departure from London Irish as he prepares to lead...

CONSISTENCY CRUCIAL FOR HARLEQUINS TO SUCCEED

With the thrilling news that the Premiership season will resume on August 14, we go through each of the teams looking to end the campaign...

 
 
 

ADAM RADWAN RECOMMITS TO NEWCASTLE

Prolific try-scorer Adam Radwan has pledged his future to Newcastle Falcons until the summer of 2023 by signing an extended contract...

Jamie Ritchie keen not to be distracted by Lions talk

JAMIE RITCHIE KEEN NOT TO BE DISTRACTED BY LIONS TALK

Jamie Ritchie admits to being humbled by talk of him being selected to play for the British and Lions in 2021 but said he is not thinking...

 
 
 

JORDIE BARRETT STAYING WITH HURRICANES FOR 2021

The Hurricanes have announced that All Blacks utility back Jordie Barrett has confirmed his commitment to the Wellington outfit for...

What are the odds for a new Super Rugby competition without New Zealand?

WHAT ARE THE ODDS FOR A NEW SUPER RUGBY COMPETITION WITHOUT NEW ZEALAND?

Whilst it has been a rocky season for most international sports at the moment with games being cancelled and training being postponed,...

 
 
 
Leicester Tigers return for prop Ryan Bower

LEICESTER TIGERS RETURN FOR PROP RYAN BOWER

Leicester Tigers have announced the signing of front-rower Ryan Bower, who returns to the club after a recent spell at Worcester Warriors. Bower...

NEWCASTLE SIGN EXPERIENCED INTERNATIONAL SECOND-ROW

Newcastle Falcons have announced the signing of Italian lock Marco Fuser, who joins the returning Premiership club on a two-year contract. Capped...

 
 
 



The two impressive stats that will define Chelsea's Bayern Munich tie

The two impressive stats that will define Chelsea's Bayern Munich tie

Chelsea are about to take on Bayern Munich in Germany in the long awaited second leg of their Champions League second round tie, and there are two very interested stats in... Read more ...

Barcelona into Champions League last eight as a Messi special helps beat Napoli

Barcelona into Champions League last eight as a Messi special helps beat Napoli

Another Lionel Messi classic was the pick of Barcelona's three goals as they saw off Napoli at the Nou Camp to set up a Champions League last eight clash with Bayern Munich... Read more ...

Rio Ferdinand praises Andrea Pirlo as Italian is named as Maurizio Sarri's...

Rio Ferdinand praises Andrea Pirlo as Italian is named as Maurizio Sarri's Juventus successor

After Maurizio Sarri was sacked, Pirlo, who was appointed as the club's Under-23 manager on July 30, was quickly promoted to take charge of the senior team. Read more ...

Bottas pips Hamilton to clinch pole position for 70th Anniversary Grand Prix

Bottas pips Hamilton to clinch pole position for 70th Anniversary Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton, who has won the last three races, will be looking to extend his lead over Valtteri Bottas at this weekend's showdown at Silverstone Read more ...

Bayern Munich 4-1 Chelsea: 5 talking points as Lewandowski sends Blues packing

Bayern Munich 4-1 Chelsea: 5 talking points as Lewandowski sends Blues packing

Bayern Munich progressed to the Champions League quarter-finals with a dominant victory over the Blues and will face Barcelona in Lisbon to compete for a place in the last four Read more ...

Frank Lampard criticises Chelsea players and responds to Kai Havertz...

Frank Lampard criticises Chelsea players and responds to Kai Havertz speculation after Bayern Munich mauling

Chelsea were outclassed by Bayern Munich as they were knocked out of the Champions League Frank Lampard criticised Chelsea 's players for ‘gifting' Bayern Munich goals after... Read more ...

Tiger Woods fails to fire in third round of US PGA Championship

Tiger Woods fails to fire in third round of US PGA Championship

Tiger Woods finished with a flourish but was unable to rescue his chances of claiming a fifth US PGA Championship victory in San Francisco. Woods made the cut with a shot to... Read more ...

Gareth Bale 'will STAY at Real Madrid this summer in £60m stand-off' as he...

Gareth Bale 'will STAY at Real Madrid this summer in £60m stand-off' as he 'remains furious'

Bale was close to joining Chinese side Jiangsu Suning but the move collapsed over Real's demands. As reported by The Sun, Bale is eager to see out the final two years of his deal. Read more ...

Brooklyn Beckham's fiancée Nicola Peltz hints they've secretly married

Brooklyn Beckham's fiancée Nicola Peltz hints they've secretly married

Brooklyn Beckham proposed to actress Nicola Peltz last month. Read more ...

Ant McPartlin's ex Lisa Armstrong 'is dating someone new'. four months after...

Ant McPartlin's ex Lisa Armstrong 'is dating someone new'. four months after her '£31m divorce' 

The makeup artist, 43, is said to have met her new reported beau, James Green, before lockdown but started seeing him properly once restrictions started to ease. Read more ...