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Feb 20, 2015

'The Bath shirt is kinda s****y!'

Sam Burgess is regularly approached after Bath games by South Sydney Rabbitohs fans seeking an autograph for their jerseys - and Hollywood actor Russell Crowe has his own thoughts on why this is happening even in England
Russell Crowe is not a fan of Bath's blue, white and black hoops Getty Images
Feb 13, 2015

Sharks go after a fresh rugby audience

The Sharks show organisations how to target a fresh audience, launching a fantastic campaign that targets casual fans with a series of hilarious videos
Feb 11, 2015

Jimmy Fallon looks good rocking Wallabies scarf

Australian rugby receives great promotion in the United States with Jimmy Fallon rocking a gold Wallabies scarf to provide money-can't-buy exposure on his television show
Feb 11, 2015

Belgian club beats rivals 356-3 in top flight

Royal Kituro defeat Soignies 356-3 in the top flight of Belgian rugby, scoring 56 tries and 38 conversions, one week after Soignies had won a Belgian Cup tie between the sides
Jan 30, 2015

Video: America's new hitwoman is 'KO' for a reason

Rugby is the fastest growing women's sport in the United States; that is until vision of Lindenwood University student Tianna Camous goes viral
Jan 29, 2015

Bristol give winger Short shrift after joining rivals

Bristol boss Andy Robinson has told winger Andy Short to stay away from the club for the rest of the season after he revealed he was joining promotion rivals Worcester Warriors at the end of the current campaign.
Jan 24, 2015

Ashley Johnson yellow-carded after 17 seconds

Ashley Johnson became just the second player in top level European rugby history to be shown a yellow card in the first minute of the match
Jan 5, 2015

Thom Evans failed in bid for Fifty Shades of Grey role

Ex-Scotland winger Thom Evans has revealed his audition for the lead role in Fifty Shades of Grey was "tame"
Dec 13, 2014

USA player apologises after kicking pitch-invader

USA Sevens player Perry Baker apologised after he kicked a pitch invader during their match against South Africa in the Port Elizabeth Sevens
Dec 12, 2014

Armitage stands by Castrogiovanni

Steffon Armitage has shown his support for fellow Toulon forward Martin Castrogiovanni by requesting a t-shirt featuring part of his rant against Richard Cockerill
Dec 6, 2014

Springboks win... at cricket

South Africa have bounced back from a mixed tour of Europe with an impressive win... at cricket.
Dec 5, 2014

Ben Foden to appear in Hollyoaks

Northampton and England full-back Ben Foden is set to appear in soap opera Hollyoaks
Nov 27, 2014

Richie McCaw now a winning racehorse owner

Richie McCaw enjoys yet another victory, this time away from the rugby field, with the blue-blooded racehorse he part owns making a winning debut in New Zealand
Nov 26, 2014

Wallabies expecting bill for dressing-room door

Wallabies staff broke a dressing-room door and hinges after the defeat by Ireland in Dublin, causing "a few thousand euros" worth of damage, the Irish Examiner reports
Nov 26, 2014

Four players shown red cards in mass French brawl

A French rugby match descended into chaos when four front-rowers were issued red cards for their part in a brawl
Nov 18, 2014

Sonny Bill plays it Daddy Cool

A quick glance at Sonny Bill Williams - all that ink, those bulging muscles and his slick short back and sides - leads you to the suspicion that the code-hopping, globe-trotting All Blacks centre is quite the modern man. Now he's proved it.
Nov 10, 2014

Jake victim of BBC's Balls-up

Jake Ball is probably going to be stuck with his new nickname for a while - and all thanks to the BBC...
Nov 4, 2014

Lomu, Dagg face fine for breaching electoral law

New Zealand electoral law prohibit the distribution of material on the day of an election that may influence voting, but Jonah Lomu and israel Dagg tweeted their support for the Prime Minister
Oct 8, 2014

Sebastien Chabal ... from fairy to presenter

Last seen on your screens as a fairy in a TV commercial, former France international Sebastien Chabal can now be seen teaching the basics of rugby
Oct 8, 2014

LSE rugby side disbanded for distributing sexist leaflet

The London School of Economics rugby side has been banned from playing for a year after what was intended to be a light-hearted leaflet advertising social events ignited a row over sexism