Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones lifts the Six Nations trophy and Jonathan Davies lifts the Triple Crown trophy following the Guinness Six Nations Rugby Championship match between Wales and Ireland at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Photo by Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile Ospreys-Scarlets merger ditched as Professional Rugby Board confirms the four Welsh regions will continue […]
Ireland’s rugby authorities were so worried about media leaks after a disastrous World Cup campaign that they employed a former British military intelligence officer to search for bugs they thought were planted inside their Dublin headquarters, it has been claimed. A new book by Seán Hartnett, the pseudonym of a former army spy, claims to […]
The action kicked off in Rome where France were clinical on their way to a 25-14 win over Italy, who will wonder how they did not manage more than one try in a game they controlled for large periods. Then attention turned to Principality Stadium where Wales were outstanding on their way to a 25-7 […]
Former England loosehead Corbisiero believes second-half Scotland capitulation is a worry By Blake Welton Last Updated: 17/03/19 7:03pm England have plenty to think about ahead of this autumn’s World Cup, says Alex Corbisiero England’s inability to adapt could cost them the chance of success at this year’s World Cup, according to Alex Corbisiero. The former […]
During an understandably emotional weekend for the Super Rugby community, there was some real up and down rugby played.
The power brokers behind international rugby union were left with a stark choice this week: who should control the financial future of their sport. On one side is CVC Capital Partners, the Luxembourg-based private equity group, which has a history of acquiring and selling sports franchises, making hundreds of millions of pounds from past transactions […]