Rugby Union

Ashton scores 3 tries for Barbarians in 63-45 win v England

May 27, 2018

Chris Ashton scored a hat trick of tries as the Barbarians condemned England to an embarrassing fourth straight defeat by emerging 63-45 winners at Twickenham on Sunday

Saracens beats Exeter 27-10, back as English rugby champion

May 26, 2018

Saracens became English rugby champion for the third time in four years by beating titleholder Exeter 27-10 at Twickenham on Saturday

Super Rugby player suspended for 6 weeks for midair kick

May 25, 2018

Super Rugby player Tevita Nabura has been suspended for six weeks for a kung fu-style kick in midair to an opponent's head

Sydney Sevens set to move west to former OIympic precinct

May 25, 2018

Next year's Sydney tournament on the Seven World Series will move to a 24,000-seat stadium at the former 2000 Olympic precinct in western Sydney

Wallaby prop James Slipper banned for positive cocaine test

May 24, 2018

Australia test prop and Queensland Reds captain James Slipper has been suspended for two months for twice testing positive for cocaine

England rugby defense coach leaves for club job

May 21, 2018

One of the key assistants of England rugby coach Eddie Jones has left his job with the national team to take up a role at club level

Rebels release England-bound former captain Nic Stirzaker

May 18, 2018

The Melbourne Rebels have released former captain Nic Stirzaker, who will leave the Super Rugby team to play in England for Bristol

Leinster win European Cup after beating Racing 92 15-12

May 12, 2018

Leinster has won the European Champions Cup for the fourth time by edging Racing 92 15-12 in a dour final in Bilbao

England recall Cipriani, pick Shields for South Africa tour

May 10, 2018

Flyhalf Danny Cipriani is recalled after three years and flanker Brad Shields picked after New Zealand Rugby release him for England's tour of South Africa next month

SANZAAR rejects report of South African exodus

May 7, 2018

SANZAAR rejects report South African teams will quite Super Rugby

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