Eddie Jones angrily confronts Australia fan who repeatedly called him ‘traitor’

Eddie Jones confronted an Australia fan who called him a ‘traitor’ after England’s victory on Saturday. The visitors won 21-17 at the Sydney Cricket Ground, but Jones faced a hostile reception from the home crowd. Twitter The Australia fan was heard shouting ‘traitor’ at Jones Twitter Jones went over to the fan and confronted him […]

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Munster’s home Champions Cup quarter-final with Toulouse moved due to Ed Sheeran

Munster will have to play their Champions Cup quarter-final ‘home’ clash against Toulouse at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium, due to Thomond Park not being available on the weekend of May 6. Ed Sheeran will be play a series of concerts at Thomond Park on both the Saturday and Sunday, meaning Munster will have to make the […]

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France sweep to Grand Slam victory at the Six Nations with win over England

France swept to a Grand Slam victory at the Six Nations in Paris beating England 25-13 thanks to another key performance from world class captain Antoine Dupont. England came away with some pride by battling hard to stay in the finale, but in truth France were in a league of their own as they have […]

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Nigel Owens explains why TMO trumps VAR and offers solution for ‘frustrated’ fans

Nigel Owens believes football fans suffer with the interference of video assistant referees because there is a lack of communication surrounding key decisions. The retired rugby union official believes the rugby equivalent television match official (TMO) is far superior for that reason, but insists officials should be less eager to use it during games. Owens […]

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Ireland beat New Zealand in pulsating victory as All Blacks’ record-breaking run ends

Ireland secured their biggest win under head coach Andy Farrell as they beat New Zealand 29-20 in a box office Test match in Dublin. The All Blacks arrived at the Aviva Stadium in record-breaking form, but the top-ranked side in the world’s flying run was grounded by a bold Ireland team buoyed by a boisterous […]

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Marcus Smith needs Manu Tuilagi and not Owen Farrell at 12 for new-look England

Marcus Smith’s inclusion in the England squad at the expense of George Ford may well herald a new and exciting generation of English rugby. The landscape admittedly looked positive, albeit bland, at the end of 2020 after a clean sweep of both the Six Nations and Autumn Nations Cup. Getty Smith looks set to start […]

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Finn Russell irked by toothless Lions after they ‘ran South Africa all over’

Finn Russell believes the British and Irish Lions ‘ran South Africa all over the pitch’, but were punished for not taking their chances in their third Test defeat on Saturday. Veteran Morne Steyn drilled home a penalty in the final minute to secure a 19-16 victory and clinch a 2-1 series win for South Africa, […]

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Stuart Hogg denies BITING Willie le Roux during Lions defeat to South Africa

British and Irish Lions full-back Stuart Hogg has denied biting Willie Le Roux during Saturday’s 27-9 defeat by South Africa. Hogg’s head made contact with the left arm of Le Roux as tempers flared in the second half of a fractious second Test at Cape Town Stadium. Getty Hogg has denied biting Le Roux during […]

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Rassie Erasmus offers to QUIT South Africa role in sensational rant at officials

Rassie Erasmus has offered to step back from South Africa’s series against the British and Irish Lions in an intense 62-minute video that intensifies his online campaign against Warren Gatland’s tourists. Erasmus raised a number of concerns over the officiating of referee Nic Berry in the Springboks’ 22-17 defeat in last Saturday’s first Test at […]

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