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May 7, 2014

Captain wanted to 'deck' dad admits tripped schoolboy

The schoolboy tripped up by the father of one of the opposing side in a bid to prevent him scoring a try has spoken out about what happened
The spectator is caught on camera tripping a player Twitter
May 7, 2014

David Moffett slams newspaper advertising

Former WRU chief executive David Moffett, actively campaigning to return to the board, has launched a remarkable attack on the Western Mail
May 7, 2014

The Welsh like rugby claims shock report

The WRU has revealed the results of a survey it commissioned which it says show that more than half the population of Wales is involved with rugby
May 1, 2014

Spectator banned for tripping player

A spectator has been caught on camera tripping a player as he attempted to stop a try during an Under-16s match
Apr 28, 2014

Long ban for stamping after player left needing 70 stitches

A club player in New Zealand has been banned for 78 weeks for brutally stamping on the head of an opponent.
Apr 25, 2014

Forward mocked for diving after 'punch'

Simaika Mikaele was ridiculed when threw himself to the ground clutching his face - albeit in instalments - after the mildest of jabs to his chest
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