The Exeter wing gets his chance in Paris against France
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Thursday 12 January 2012
Newcastle have appointed South African Gary Gold as their rugby director for the rest of this season.
Saturday 31 December 2011
Paul O'Connell will captain Ireland in this season's Six Nations Championship, the Irish Rugby Football Union has announced.
Friday 08 July 2011
World Cup winner Jason Robinson has announced his retirement from rugby for the second and, he insists, final time.
Saturday 28 May 2011
Tuesday 10 May 2011
Four uncapped players have been named in Scotland head coach Andy Robinson's provisional squad for the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.
Thursday 28 April 2011
Exeter, doughty performers throughout their first season at the elite end of the English club game, will be playing Premiership rugby again next season. This should have been a matter of record some time ago – the Devonians have, after all, been winning regularly, which is more than can be said for any of the three northern sides in the top flight – but a mix-up over foreign player registration left them vulnerable to the whims and fancies of Twickenham's disciplinary class. They were duly punished yesterday, but nowhere near heavily enough to threaten their current status.
Saturday 23 April 2011
Tuesday 19 April 2011
When is an eye gouge not an eye gouge? Or to be more specific, when do the rugby authorities take a draconian approach to the offence and when do they feel more tolerant?
Saturday 19 March 2011
Friday 18 March 2011
Saturday 12 March 2011
Thursday 17 February 2011
Wasps have announced rugby director Tony Hanks' departure from the Aviva Premiership club "by mutual agreement."
Tuesday 08 February 2011
A fortnight is a long time in rugby. Two weeks ago, all the Six Nations talk in Wales was about an Englishman, albeit one born in New Zealand: the hooker Dylan Hartley, who ended up supping in the "last laugh saloon" after helping the former world champions to a highly satisfying victory in Cardiff. Yesterday the Welsh had no option but to talk about their own kind. "We can't hide from the fact that we've lost an awful lot of games," admitted the assistant coach Neil Jenkins, "and we're not hiding from it."
Saturday 05 February 2011
Wednesday 02 February 2011
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