Global Rugby News for 13 Aug 2019
Leigh have signed England half-back Kevin Brown on loan from Warrington for the rest of the season.
Bradford hooker George Flanagan has been given an eight-match ban for attacking the testicles of an opponent.
London Broncos have re-signed winger Tuoyo Egodo from Castleford on a two year contract from 2020.
Another busy day in the game as our analyst takes a look at Argentina's game-plan and Scott Barrett has received a three-week suspension.
An impressive team performance by the SA Schools side over Argentina highlighted the second round of the SA Rugby Under-18 International Series in Paarl.
Ex-Wales duo Martyn Williams and Sam Warburton will provide further rugby expertise to Cardiff Blues after joining the PRO14 club's board.
Exeter Chiefs wing Jack Nowell said he is targeting a return in England's final World Cup warm-up game against Italy in Newcastle on September 6.
Northampton flyer Ryan Olowofela insists he has no intention of hanging around in the race to replicate Ruaridh McConnochie's stunning rise to stardom. McConnochie has graduated from England Sevens to... Bath's first team and now to the verge of England World Cup selection in a little over 12 months. Former Leicester academy wing Olowofela, twin […] The post Olowofela: I’ll make my mark with Saints just like McConnochie did at Bath appeared first on The Rugby Paper.
The All Blacks have warned Australia will face intense physical battle in the Bledisloe Cup decider but vowed to stay on the right side of the law.
Scott Barrett receives only a three-week ban from SANZAR for his high tackle on Australia captain Michael Hooper The post World Cup refs told to treat high tackles with zero tolerance, as Scott... Barrett gets ban appeared first on The Rugby Paper.
Our analyst Sam Larner returns to reflect on Argentina's game-plan and how it has affected their results at Test level over the past 12 months.
Uncapped hooker Scarra Ntubeni and his provincial team-mate Wilco Louw (prop) were added to the Springbok squad in Pretoria on Monday.
Siya Kolisi will make his return to international rugby in South Africa's one-off Test against Argentina on Saturday.
Ed Alexander assesses Eddie Jones' squad selections in England's 31-man Rugby World Cup squad.
Former Test referee Jonathan Kaplan has picked a team made up of the best schoolboy rugby players he has refereed in South Africa.
A number of Springbok players are in a race against time to prove their fitness to coach Rassie Erasmus ahead of the Rugby World Cup.
Israel Folau and Rugby Australia could face a February 2020 trial if they fail to resolve an unfair dismissal case brought by the former Wallaby.
Over the coming weeks we'll post excerpts from The Rugby World Cup 2019 Book: Everything You Need to Know About the Rugby World Cup.
Ed Alexander reviews the individual performances of England's players in their victory over Wales on Sunday.
All Blacks lock Scott Barrett has been banned for three weeks for dangerous play in Saturday's Bledisloe Cup Test with Australia in Perth.
Israel Folau's unfair dismissal case against Rugby Australia and the New South Wales Waratahs will be heard in February 2020 if no settlement is reached beforehand.
New Zealand lock Scott Barrett will miss the second Bledisloe Cup game against Australia after he was banned for three weeks following his red card in the first clash.