Loose Pass: Changing of the guard and uncertainty

LOOSE PASS: CHANGING OF THE GUARD AND UNCERTAINTY

This week we will mostly be concerning ourselves with Saracens' future, Exeter Chiefs' present, and the game in the balance once more... What...

Bristol make 10 changes as play-off push continues

BRISTOL MAKE 10 CHANGES AS PLAY-OFF PUSH CONTINUES

There's three games on the schedule in the Premiership on Wednesday as Bristol Bears take on Leicester Tigers, Exeter Chiefs face London...

 
 
 

ROB KEARNEY SIGNS ONE-YEAR DEAL AT WESTERN FORCE

Ireland's most decorated player Rob Kearney has joined Australian club Western Force on a one-year contract, it has been confirmed. Full-back...

HARLEQUINS AND EXETER TO KICK OFF NEW PREMIERSHIP SEASON

Harlequins and Exeter Chiefs have been handed the honour of kicking off the 2020/21 Premiership season, which begins on Friday, November...

 
 
 
Opinion: No denying that Saracens raised the standard

OPINION: NO DENYING THAT SARACENS RAISED THE STANDARD

Will history will judge the last 10 years of Saracens with favour? As Nigel Owens blew the final whistle on Saturday , so we saw the...

Paul Gustard ‘gutted' for Chris Robshaw after Stoop loss

PAUL GUSTARD ‘GUTTED' FOR CHRIS ROBSHAW AFTER STOOP LOSS

Harlequins boss Paul Gustard admitted Chris Robshaw's final match at Twickenham Stoop had been ruined by the red card shown to Elia...

 
 
 
Wasps capitalise on red card to seal bonus-point win

WASPS CAPITALISE ON RED CARD TO SEAL BONUS-POINT WIN

Chris Robshaw's final match at Twickenham Stoop ended in frustration as Harlequins fell to a 32-23 Premiership defeat against Wasps...

LIVE: PREMIERSHIP, HARLEQUINS V WASPS

 
 
 
Rugby Union Today: Hot and Not and Team of the Week

RUGBY UNION TODAY: HOT AND NOT AND TEAM OF THE WEEK

Another busy day in the rugby union game as we bring you Who's hot and who's not, our Champions Cup team of the semi-finals and all...

Exeter Chiefs put case forward to stop Covid-19 testing

EXETER CHIEFS PUT CASE FORWARD TO STOP COVID-19 TESTING

Exeter director of rugby Rob Baxter feels that an argument for continued Covid-19 testing at Premiership clubs will fade “pretty quickly”. Players...

 
 
 
Team of the Week: Champions Cup, semi-finals

TEAM OF THE WEEK: CHAMPIONS CUP, SEMI-FINALS

Now that the dust has settled on the semi-finals of the Champions Cup, we have gone through the action to pick the best players from...

Sale pick Rohan Janse van Rensburg on wing for Saints trip

SALE PICK ROHAN JANSE VAN RENSBURG ON WING FOR SAINTS TRIP

Northampton Saints director of rugby Chris Boyd has made three alterations to his starting line-up ahead of Tuesday's Premiership clash...

 
 
 

VIDEO: CHALLENGE CUP SEMI-FINAL HIGHLIGHTS

Check out the highlights from the semi-finals of the Challenge Cup, starting with Bristol Bears' win .

VIDEO: CHAMPIONS CUP SEMI-FINAL HIGHLIGHTS

Watch the Champions Cup semi-finals' highlights, starting with Racing 92's victory against Saracens in Paris .

 
 
 
Who's hot and who's not!

WHO'S HOT AND WHO'S NOT!

It's time for our Monday wrap of who has their name in lights and who is making the headlines for all the wrong reasons after the weekend. THEY'RE...

‘Exeter focused on double success' - Joe Simmonds

‘EXETER FOCUSED ON DOUBLE SUCCESS' - JOE SIMMONDS

Exeter Chiefs captain Joe Simmonds revealed there will be no let-up from his team in their bid to claim a domestic and European title...

 
 
 
Wallabies sweating on Rory Arnold injury

WALLABIES SWEATING ON RORY ARNOLD INJURY

Wallabies coach Dave Rennie is sweating over the scans of Toulouse lock Rory Arnold, who injured his arm against Exeter Chiefs on Saturday. Reports...

Sergio Parisse eyeing Challenge Cup glory with Toulon

SERGIO PARISSE EYEING CHALLENGE CUP GLORY WITH TOULON

Bristol Bears will have to travel to Aix-en-Provence where they will do battle with Toulon in the final of this year's Challenge Cup...

 
 
 
Sunday Social: Interviews, Covid-19 and a fond farewell

SUNDAY SOCIAL: INTERVIEWS, COVID-19 AND A FOND FAREWELL

It is time for Planet Rugby's Sunday Social, your quirky recap of the serious and not so serious talking points from the past week's...

STOOP FAREWELL FOR CHRIS ROBSHAW AS QUINS HOST WASPS

Harlequins flanker Chris Robshaw will play his 299th game and final home match at the Stoop as his side face Wasps in the Premiership...

 
 
 



First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

The award-winning series tells the inside story of the decades-long reign of Queen Elizabeth II, and shows the struggle between her private and public self Read more ...

Donald Trump and Joe Biden to face-off for first time tonight in...

Donald Trump and Joe Biden to face-off for first time tonight in electrifying presidential debate

Donald Trump and Joe Biden will meet for the first time during the presidential campaign during Tuesday night's presidential debate Donald Trump and his election rival Joe... Read more ...

Coronavirus Scotland: Record number of new cases recorded after huge spike

Coronavirus Scotland: Record number of new cases recorded after huge spike

Steep rise in positive tests in Ayrshire and Arran part of nationwide trend Read more ...

What channel is Tottenham v Chelsea on? Kick off time, live stream and...

What channel is Tottenham v Chelsea on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Tottenham take on Chelsea in a game that Jose Mourinho simply doesn't want to happen. Spurs have been swept up in a scheduling nightmare with Premier League, Europa League and... Read more ...

DUP MP Paisley broke rules, Commons watchdog finds with claim friend paid...

DUP MP Paisley broke rules, Commons watchdog finds with claim friend paid for Maldives trip rejected

A Parliamentary watchdog has concluded that Ian Paisley did fail to properly declare funding towards a 2016 luxury family holiday in the Maldives, but said he will not face... Read more ...

Reward of £20,000 in hunt for dad who ‘abducted three boys at knifepoint'

Reward of £20,000 in hunt for dad who ‘abducted three boys at knifepoint'

New images have been released in the search for three boys and their alleged captor A £20,000 reward is being offered in the search for a father who allegedly abducted his... Read more ...

Rebekah Vardy Determined To 'Clear Her Name' After Coleen Rooney 'WAGAtha...

Rebekah Vardy Determined To 'Clear Her Name' After Coleen Rooney 'WAGAtha Christie' Row

Rebekah Vardy has said she is determined to “clear her name” amid her ongoing legal battle with fellow WAG Coleen Rooney. Last year, Rebekah inadvertently made headlines across... Read more ...

Amanda Holden sparks 235 Ofcom complaints for wearing ‘revealing' dress on...

Amanda Holden sparks 235 Ofcom complaints for wearing ‘revealing' dress on Britain's Got Talent

Amanda Holden's dress sparked Ofcom complaints on BGT Amanda Holden has sparked 235 Ofcom complaints after Britain's Got Talent viewers felt her dress was a bit too... Read more ...

NHS Test And Trace Appoints Sainsbury's Boss To Run Testing, Leaked Email...

NHS Test And Trace Appoints Sainsbury's Boss To Run Testing, Leaked Email Reveals

Boris Johnson 's test and trace service faces fresh accusations of replacing NHS expertise with “unproven private sector solutions” after a former Sainsbury's boss was... Read more ...

1pm Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Sancho ‘told deal WILL happen by Solskjaer'...

1pm Man Utd transfer news LIVE: Sancho ‘told deal WILL happen by Solskjaer', Alex Telles £12m bid angers Porto

MANCHESTER UNITED are increasingly confident they will sign Jadon Sancho, to the point that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reportedly called the England star to say the deal will go... Read more ...