Chris Hewett is Rugby Union Correspondent for The Independent.
28 August 2014 07:47 PM
WRU and Welsh regions sign new £60m agreement
26 August 2014 11:40 PM
Sam Warburton, the centrally contracted Wales captain who finds himself in the uncomfortable position of symbolising the dispute between the country’s governing body and its four professional teams, does not have the foggiest idea whether he will be playing for Cardiff Blues in their final warm-up match of the summer against Leicester at Welford Road on Friday.
21 August 2014 07:37 PM
Prop has moved to the Cardiff Blues
19 August 2014 10:45 PM
Welsh rugby continued its headlong descent into tragi-comic farce when folk-hero prop Adam Jones ended his long association with Ospreys and threw in his lot with Cardiff Blues.
17 August 2014 10:38 PM
England 21 Canada 9
21 June 2014 05:58 PM
England found themselves 29-6 down at the break and despite improving in the second half the game was already out of their reach
21 June 2014 10:32 AM
New Zealand wing scores two early tries and a late one to condemn tourists to series blackwash
20 June 2014 11:53 PM
The Test series has been in the All Black safe since last weekend’s one-point victory in the South Island’s wintry depths, but the world champions have yet to shake themselves free of a determined challenge to their sense of superiority.
England tour of New Zealand: Stuart Lancaster insists red rose changes for final Test are not experimental
19 June 2014 10:59 PM
Coach rejects notion that - with the series lost - he has shifted his focus to squad-building
18 June 2014 11:15 PM
Burrell is named on the bench while Twelvetrees misses out altogether as Eastmond partners Manu Tuilagi once more in the centre
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