Chris Hewett is Rugby Union Correspondent for The Independent.
23 February 2015 03:07 AM
London Irish 6 Leicester 12: Uninspired but injury-hit Tigers stay in running for semi-finals with gritty win
20 February 2015 11:11 PM
There is the likelihood of a proper match breaking out on the banks of the Avon
20 February 2015 11:09 PM
Stuart Lancaster's long-term plans have been muddled by five players who are making strong late runs that demand invites to England’s global gathering
19 February 2015 07:18 PM
Papé would be well advised to count his blessings and keep his knees to himself in future
18 February 2015 11:50 PM
Scotland, struggling again in the Six Nations after two frustrating defeats, were plunged into an even darker mood when disciplinary chiefs slapped a two-week ban on the Glasgow outside-half Finn Russell, who will miss next week’s meeting with Italy as a result.
Six Nations 2015: Under-fire Jonny May faces being dropped for Dublin as England consider changes to back line
17 February 2015 10:46 PM
Wing's immediate future clouded by Stuart Lancaster's decision to retain Jack Nowell in the 17-man training squad
16 February 2015 12:19 AM
Lancaster revealed that the Rugby Football Union sanctioned extra medical assistance for the Italy match
15 February 2015 09:07 PM
Bath centre’s two-try performance makes the case for a different approach to England attack
Ben Youngs interview: England scrum-half recovers his old appetite and looks ahead to England vs Italy in the Six Nations
13 February 2015 10:30 PM
The England scrum-half lost his edge after the last Lions tour but tells Chris Hewett a spell on the sidelines rekindled his love of the game and now he has a half-back link-up with George Ford to enjoy
13 February 2015 06:10 PM
England have won all 20 meetings with Italy
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Nigel Farage promises Ukip will not 'stigmatise' would-be migrants – and says he wants 'everyone to speak the same language'
Ex-head of MI6: 'We shouldn't kid ourselves that Russia is on a path to democracy'
Most people think legal tax avoidance is just as wrong as illegal tax evasion, poll suggests