Wasps are given the all-clear to play in the Premiership final

BREAKING NEWS: Wasps are given the all-clear to play in the Premiership final despite a string of coronavirus cases… leaving standby side Bristol free for an end-of-season party! By Nik Simon for MailOnline Published: 09:08 BST, 21 October 2020 | Updated: 09:08 BST, 21 October 2020 Wasps have been given the green light to face … Read more Wasps are given the all-clear to play in the Premiership final

British and Irish Lions to take on Japan at Murrayfield next summer as warm-up for South Africa tour

British and Irish Lions to take on Japan at Murrayfield next summer as warm-up for South Africa tour… and money-spinning Test could earn side £10MILLION if fans are able to return The British and Irish will take on Japan at Murrayfield in a warm-up Test next year One issue for players is it lands on … Read more British and Irish Lions to take on Japan at Murrayfield next summer as warm-up for South Africa tour

Wasps on the brink of missing out on Premiership final after FOUR more positive Covid-19 tests

Wasps rocked by FOUR more positive Covid-19 tests in their squad, leaving hopes of competing in Saturday’s Premiership final hanging by a thread Wasps’ hopes of being cleared to play in Saturday’s Premiership Final are slim A coronavirus outbreak within the squad has meant training has to be stopped  The club confirmed additional testing has … Read more Wasps on the brink of missing out on Premiership final after FOUR more positive Covid-19 tests

Teignmouth toasts to the Simmonds brothers after their Champions Cup triumph

Teignmouth toasts to the Simmonds brothers with their Champions Cup triumph helping proud local club raise £1,500 behind the bar The exploits of the Simmonds brothers on Saturday made their home club proud  Both were heavily involved as Exeter lifted the Champions Cup at Ashton Gate  Teignmouth toasted their local heroes and raised £1,500 in … Read more Teignmouth toasts to the Simmonds brothers after their Champions Cup triumph

Wasps to discover on Monday if their Covid-19 outbreak has spread

Covid D-Day for nervy Wasps with club to discover on Monday if their outbreak of cases has spread with place in Premiership final on the line Wasps’ place in the Premiership final at Twickenham this weekend is in doubt  The club were hit with four players and three staff members testing positive  After a swift … Read more Wasps to discover on Monday if their Covid-19 outbreak has spread

Henry Slade believes Exeter’s Champions Cup triumph will heal World Cup agony

‘This is the next best thing. Winning this is unbelievable’: Henry Slade believes Exeter’s pulsating Champions Cup triumph will heal England’s World Cup final agony Exeter Chiefs won the Champions Cup at Ashton Gate after beating Racing 92  Henry Slade, the England centre, says the triumph will help with past ordeals  The 27-year-old has been … Read more Henry Slade believes Exeter’s Champions Cup triumph will heal World Cup agony

Exeter boss Rob Baxter targets Premiership crown after winning Champions Cup

‘We can play better against Wasps’: Exeter boss Rob Baxter targets Premiership crown after winning European Champions Cup Premiership side Exeter won the Champions Cup against Racing 92 on Saturday Luke Cowan-Dickie and Sam Simmonds scored early tries for the Chiefs in Bristol Simon Zebo and Juan Imhoff replied but Harry Williams made it 21-12 … Read more Exeter boss Rob Baxter targets Premiership crown after winning Champions Cup

Exeter Chiefs 31-27 Racing 92: Exeter earn first European triumph in Champions Cup thriller

Exeter Chiefs 31-27 Racing 92: Exeter win Champions Cup to become European champions for the first time after holding on to edge thriller at Ashton Gate Premiership side Exeter won the Champions Cup against Racing 92 on Saturday Luke Cowan-Dickie and Sam Simmonds scored early tries for the Chiefs in Bristol Simon Zebo and Juan … Read more Exeter Chiefs 31-27 Racing 92: Exeter earn first European triumph in Champions Cup thriller

South Africa withdraw from this year’s Rugby Championship due to player welfare concerns

South Africa in danger of going into next year’s Lions tour without playing a game for TWENTY MONTHS after withdrawing from the Rugby Championship due to player welfare concerns South Africa withdrew from this year’s Rugby Championship on Friday World champions cited complications over welfare and covid-19 protocols  The Springboks could now go into Lions … Read more South Africa withdraw from this year’s Rugby Championship due to player welfare concerns

Sam Warburton quits as a Wales coach with Gethin Jenkins replacing him in Wayne Pivac’s setup

Wales preparations for autumn Tests take a blow as Sam Warburton quits as a coach – in order to focus on other commitments – with Gethin Jenkins replacing him in Wayne Pivac’s setup By Will Kelleher For Mailonline Published: 12:41 BST, 15 October 2020 | Updated: 12:41 BST, 15 October 2020 Sam Warburton has quit as … Read more Sam Warburton quits as a Wales coach with Gethin Jenkins replacing him in Wayne Pivac’s setup

Four Wasps players test positive for Covid-19 just 10 days before Premiership final

Four Wasps players and three staff members test positive for Covid-19 just 10 days before Premiership final against Exeter at Twickenham  Seven positive results produced during the latest round of Covid-19 testing   Wasps have cancelled training for rest of the week as a precautionary measure  Wasps are scheduled to face Exeter Chiefs at Twickenham on October … Read more Four Wasps players test positive for Covid-19 just 10 days before Premiership final

Wales suffer blow ahead of Six Nations finale and Autumn Nations Cup as Ken Owens is ruled out

Wales suffer blow ahead of Six Nations finale and Autumn Nations Cup as Ken Owens is ruled out with a shoulder injury as Elliott Dee is called up Owens injured his shoulder during Scarlets’ defeat to Glasgow last Sunday The hooker, 33, will miss Six Nations conclusion and Autumn Nations Cup Dragons hooker Elliott Dee … Read more Wales suffer blow ahead of Six Nations finale and Autumn Nations Cup as Ken Owens is ruled out

Bristol Bears boss Pat Lam backs Kyle Sinckler to shine for England and make Lions tour next summer

‘He’s in great nick’: Bristol Bears boss Pat Lam backs Kyle Sinckler to shine for England and make the Lions tour next summer as he reveals how the club fixed his persistent calf injury Bristol Bears boss Pat Lam has backed Kyle Sinckler to shine for England  Sinckler arrived at Bristol with a persistent calf … Read more Bristol Bears boss Pat Lam backs Kyle Sinckler to shine for England and make Lions tour next summer