Manu Tuilagi and Courtney Lawes WON’T recover before Warren Gatland’s Lions squad announcement

Injured England duo Manu Tuilagi and Courtney Lawes WON’T recover before Warren Gatland’s Lions squad announcement… with former Wales boss left with dilemma to gamble on their fitness Injured England duo Manu Tuilagi and Courtney Lawes remain on the sidelines With Warren Gatland’s Lions squad to be announced, they will rely on reputation Sale centre Tuilagi, 29, has … Read more

Alun Wyn Jones extends his career as 35-year-old Wales captain signs on for another year

Alun Wyn Jones extends his record-breaking career as 35-year-old Wales captain signs on for another year at Ospreys as he eyes a FIFTH Rugby World Cup in 2023 Alun Wyn Jones has signed for another year with Wales and the Ospreys aged 35Jone has already become the most capped player of all-time last autumn, on 157 He … Read more

Maro Itoje RETURNS for Saracens in first club match since October but Owen Farrell is ruled out

Maro Itoje RETURNS for Saracens in first club match since October against Championship opponents Bedford Blues… but Owen Farrell is ruled out Maro Itoje is slated to start his first match for Saracens since October last yearThe England forward will feature against Bedford Blues in the ChampionshipOwen Farrell is injured but Jamie George, Elliot Daly … Read more

Wales finally lift the Six Nations trophy in private behind closed doors ceremony at training ground

Wales finally lift the Six Nations trophy in private behind closed doors ceremony at their training ground after Scotland denied France – with coach Wayne Pivac describing captain Alun Wyne Jones as one of the ‘all-time great players’ after winning fifth title  Wales lifted the Six Nations trophy during a private ceremony on Saturday Wayne Pivac’s … Read more

Wayne Pivac delighted after Wales clinch Six Nations title following Scotland’s win in France

Wales are crowned Six Nations champions following Scotland’s dramatic late win in France… as coach Wayne Pivac praises the quality of rugby and excitement of this year’s tournament amid his side’s celebrations Wales were crowned Six Nations champions after Scotland beat France 27-23 Wayne Pivac’s side watched on as France failed in their bid to catch … Read more

France vs Scotland – Six Nations decider: Les Bleus need big win to take title away from Wales

LIVE: France vs Scotland: Les Bleus need four tries and at least a 21-point win for a first Six Nations title since 2010 but face Scotland a side targeting a best ever finish… while Wales wait for their fate in the wings By Sam Blitz For Mailonline Published: 18:47 GMT, 26 March 2021 | Updated: … Read more

Mark McCall says Saracens’ England stars will be ready to roar with the Lions this summer 

Mark McCall says Saracens’ England stars will be ready to roar with the Lions this summer despite a low-key Championship build-up Saracens’ Mark McCall says his England stars will be ready to go this summerSeveral internationals will make Sunday’s trip to semi-professional RichmondThey will be eager to secure promotion and prove their worth to Warren Gatland Owen … Read more

Ex-rugby player Tom Philip reveals he became ‘obsessed’ with exercise

Ex-Scotland rugby player Tom Philip reveals he became ‘obsessed’ with exercise and wasn’t ‘far off’ having an eating disorder after retiring at 22 due to injuries which left him feeling ‘worthless’ Ex-rugby union player Tom Philip, 37, has opened up about his mental healthTom, from Edinburgh, was forced to retire in 2005 aged 22 due … Read more

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: My five greatest Six Nations championship matches of all time

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Scotland v Wales in front of 100,000 and Wales routing England in 2013 rank among my five greatest Six Nations championship matches of all time England edged past France in 1991 despite a wonderful Philippe Saint-Andre try Woodward’s England gave one of their best performances against Ireland, 2003Wales coming so close through Stephen … Read more

Wayne Pivac ready to play waiting game with Wales’ title fate out of their hands 

‘There is nothing we can do now except sit back and watch’: Wayne Pivac ready to play waiting game with Wales’ title fate out of their hands Wales’ Grand Slam hopes came to an end against France on SaturdayBrice Dulin crossed in injury time to secure a 32-30 victory for the FrenchWales were down to … Read more

France coach Fabien Galthie claims Wales ‘specialise’ in earning red cards for opponents

French boss Fabien Galthie makes extraordinary claim that Wales’s players’ reactions led to Paul Willemse seeing red in Six Nations win as he insists opposition ‘specialise’ in getting rivals sent off Paul Willemse saw red for France against Wales in the Six Nations on SaturdayBoss Fabien Galthie has claimed that Wales are experts in persuading … Read more

France 32-30 Wales: Visitors dramatically denied fifth Grand Slam of the Six Nations era

HEARTBREAK for Wales as their Grand Slam dream is crushed by 80th-minute try for France as hosts win 32-30 despite being sent down to 14 men after Paul Willemse saw red in Six Nations thriller By Kishan Vaghela For Mailonline Published: 22:05 GMT, 20 March 2021 | Updated: 22:08 GMT, 20 March 2021 Share or … Read more

Scotland 52-10 Italy: Gregor Townsend’s team return to winning ways in style

Scotland: Maitland (van der Walt 55), Graham, Jones, Johnson (Harris 66), Van der Merwe, Hogg, Steele (Price 55), Sutherland (Bhatti 49), Cherry (Turner 49), Z. Fagerson (Berghan 49), Skinner, Gilchrist (Craig 62), Ritchie, Watson (Haining 66), M. Fagerson Tries: Cherry (2), van der Merwe (2), Graham, Jones, Steele, Johnson Conversions: Hogg (6) Italy: Padovani, Bellini, … Read more