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Apr 23, 2014

England circus kit replaces kaleidoscope version

It does not seem to be that long ago when England last unveiled their new Sevens kit but they have a new strip and it will make its debut on May 3 at the Glasgow leg of the IRB Sevens World Series
Apr 17, 2014

England's monster raving loonies

Organisers of next month's London Sevens ensured decent coverage by dressing up three England players as monsters
Apr 16, 2014

The rugby star and the topless TV presenter

While his Highlanders team-mates might flying high in the Super XV's final 'wild card' slot, it seems Aaron Smith's love life might be getting a little too wild for his own good
Apr 15, 2014

Schoolboy scores 60 points in one match

A New Zealand schoolboy has achieved the remarkable feat of scoring 60 points in one match
Apr 9, 2014

McIlroy attempts to lure Dan Carter to Ulster

Rory McIlroy has admitted he tried to sell to Dan Carter the idea of moving to Ulster
Apr 1, 2014

Fastest man in rugby still has a lot to learn

After completing his switch from Sevens to the XV form of the game, Carlin Isles, labelled the fastest man in rugby, had a run out for Ayr at the weekend as he readies himself for Glasgow Warriors duty. He nearly scored a sensational try only to forget th
Apr 1, 2014

Who's fooling who?

Tattoos, red shirts for the Springboks, Joe Marler leaving Quins and Cockerill joining the Saints- it must be April 1st
Mar 31, 2014

Don't mess with Freddie

Exeter fan Chris Kellow regretted his decision to run onto the pitch after Exeter's late try against Gloucester
Mar 31, 2014

The swan dive that went wrong

When Japan's Kosuke Hashino ran towards the line for a simple try during the Hong Kong Sevens it must have seemed a good idea to cap his interception with a flourish
Mar 28, 2014

Respect referees or go elsewhere says club chairman

The chairman of Newbury RFC in Berkshire has written to supporters telling them to find another club to support if they cannot respect the match officials
Mar 24, 2014

Journalist 'banned' from Newcastle Falcons

A journalist claims he has been banned from attending press conferences at Newcastle Falcons, saying he has been accused of having an "agenda" against the club.
Mar 18, 2014

Six Nations? Now we have the One Nation

On Saturday, Russia and Crimea played each other in a match in Simferopol ...with the result considered by many to be as dubious as referendum
Mar 17, 2014

'The best post-match interview ... ever'

We are big fans of Australia winger Nick Cummins at ESPNscrum and he once again proved to be the best post-match interviewee when he was questioned following the Western Force's impressive 31-29 win over Western Force on Saturday
Mar 12, 2014

Coach jailed for 'disgraceful' attack on linesman

The coach of a junior Welsh rugby team attacked a linesman during a bad-tempered tour game, repeatedly punching the official in front of parents and children
Mar 11, 2014

Christian Wade strips off for Cosmo

Sportsmen seem quite willing to take off their clothes for magazines these days, with Christian Wade the latest
Mar 6, 2014

Peter Schmeichel sends video message to Mike Brown

After Mike Brown's 'goalkeeper' save against Ireland, former Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel has sent a video message to the fullback praising him for his agility
Mar 4, 2014

Wasps players feature in Little Mix charity song

Wasps players Christian Wade, James Haskell, Will Helu and Will Taylor have all featured in the Little Mix charity single Word Up in aid of Sport Relief. The single will be available to download from March 16. Take a look at their efforts below
Feb 28, 2014

Club fined £1575 for ripping off officials' underwear

Aylestone St James rugby club have been fined £1575 after three officials complained they had their underwear "forcibly removed" after a match in November
Feb 27, 2014

Six Nations sponsors report £8 billion loss

The Royal Bank of Scotland, the headline sponsors of the Six Nations since 2003, has reported a pre-tax loss of £8.2 billion for 2013
Feb 27, 2014

The Six Nations advert the BBC tried to ban

Six Nations rivalry is nothing new and in 2012, the BBC put together a video around this theme which never made it on to the television. It has quickly become a social media hit