American Rugby News for 22 Sep 2017
Biding his time is not the easiest thing to do for Fraser Dingwall who is desperate to break into professional rugby but he understands patience now is likely to bring bigger rewards at the end of the... season. The young centre capped off a fine season with a successful tour of South Africa with England […]
Worcester director of Rugby Gary Gold is looking to sign a prop as soon as possible in order to strengthen his side's front row options. The post Gold looking to bolster front row stocks appeared... first on Planet Rugby.
Lions and South African Sevens international Kwagga Smith will remain in South Africa if he is a part of Allister Coetzee's Springbok plans. The post Lions flank Smith dreams of Bok call-up appeared... first on Planet Rugby.
Gloucester prop Fraser Balmain has been ruled out until December with a knee injury sustained in the 28-17 defeat to Harlequins two weeks ago. The post Balmain adds to Gloucester injury woes appeared... first on Planet Rugby.
Munster have confirmed that second row Mark Flanagan will join the province from Saracens on a three-month loan deal. The post Flanagan joins Munster on loan appeared first on Planet Rugby.
British and Irish Lions chief executive John Feehan has defended the Lions' coaching staff after flanker Sean O'Brien criticised their methods. The post Feehan hits back at O’Brien appeared first on... Planet Rugby.
We've reached Round Four of the Premiership and PRO14 and we have sat down to bring you predictions for the games. The post Predictions: Premiership and PRO14 appeared first on Planet Rugby.
While Clermont and Racing 92 should begin the round with a thrilling clash, it's on Sunday where the most intriguing games take place. The post Top 14 Preview: Round Five appeared first on Planet... Rugby.
There are five games scheduled for Saturday and Sunday with the clash between Exeter and Wasps, the pick of the round's fixtures. The post Premiership Preview: Saturday, Sunday appeared first on... Planet Rugby.
Three games take place in the PRO14 on Saturday with Scarlets welcoming Edinburgh to Parc y Scarlets the pick of the action. The post PRO14 Preview: Saturday appeared first on Planet Rugby.
2017 has been a great year for women in sport, with the England rugby team reaching the final of the World Cup, the England cricket team winning the World Cup, the England Football team reaching the... semi-finals of the European Championships, and Johanna Konta making history at Wimbledon by becoming the first British female player […]
Sam Warburton's injury is a huge blow for Wales. I thought he was outstanding on the Lions tour and his displays in the second and third Tests were the perfect way to respond to the critics who... questioned him. His absence for the autumn clashes leaves a gaping hole for Warren Gatland, but as always, […]
Kingsley Jones has left a senior high performance role with the Wales Rugby Union to take up the role of head coach of Canada. The post Jones appointed Canada coach appeared first on Planet Rugby.
Hutch shares his Superbru predictions for Round 4 of the Aviva Premiership.
England head coach Eddie Jones has named the 33 players who will convene in Oxford on Sunday 24 September for the three-day camp. The squad includes uncapped 18-year-old Marcus Smith and hooker Tom... Dunn while the Lions trio of prop Kyle Sinckler, flanker James Haskell and centre Jonathan Joseph are not included. The camp will […]
Exeter's Henry Slade says the Chiefs are well aware Wasps will be out for revenge when the sides meet at Sandy Park on Sunday. The post Slade relishing Wasps showdown appeared first on Planet Rugby.
England head coach Eddie Jones has selected his latest squad to take part in a training camp at the end of the week. The post Jones picks Smith for England training camp appeared first on Planet... Rugby.
All Blacks utility back Israel Dagg has been ruled out for the rest of the season due to a knee injury sustained earlier this year. The post Dagg ruled out for the season appeared first on Planet... Rugby.
Wales legend Martyn Williams has urged Warren Gatland to use the November series to test the captaincy credentials of Jonathan Davies. With Sam Warburton undergoing neck surgery that will sideline him... until the New Year, Gatland is expected to stick with Ospreys lock Alun-Wyn Jones, who was appointed for last season's Six Nations by stand-in […]
See the highlights from the recent Mitre 10 Cup action, starting with Otago's victory over Auckland. The post VIDEO: Mitre 10 Cup highlights, Round 6 appeared first on Planet Rugby.
Wallabies boss Michael Cheika has made one change to his squad for the Rugby Championship Tests with South Africa and Argentina. The post Cheika makes one change to Wallabies squad appeared first on... Planet Rugby.