Tag: Rugby union
8 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Ex-England rugby star Ugo Monye 'repeatedly called N-word’ by sick fan during TV duty

A club investigation is underway after ex-England rugby star Ugo Monye was subjected to vile racism by a supporter as...

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9 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Rugby World Cup final stadium was almost abandoned for new ground with huge capacity

The Stade de France will host the Rugby World Cup final with 82,000 fans expected to be in attendance - but it was al...

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9 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

South Africa's World Cup winning captain 'fooled around in strip club' before triumph

Siya Kolisi is on the brink of history as he aims to captain South Africa to more Rugby World Cup glory - but there w...

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9 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Meet the Rugby World Cup final WAGs cheering on South Africa and New Zealand

New Zealand and South Africa stars will be cheered on by the most glamorous of WAGs during the Rugby World Cup final ...

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9 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

England vs South Africa Rugby World Cup WAGs – Prem legend's daughter to anthem singer

England's Rugby World Cup heroes will be cheered on by their stunning partners at the Stade de France on Saturday - a...

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9 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Rugby World Cup coach made his millions flogging jeans – with help of Victoria Beckham

Argentina coach Michael Cheika made millions selling jeans before becoming a leading coach – and now has Rugby World ...

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9 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

France accused of 'simulating' fouls by rival who brands Rugby World Cup hosts 'clever'

Rugby World Cup hosts France have been accused of tricking referees with 'simulation' ahead of their crunch quarter-f...

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10 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Row erupts over Ireland 'Zombie' song which thousands of fans sang at Rugby World Cup

Thousands of Ireland rugby fans sang along to Zombie by The Cranberries after their win over South Africa at the Rugb...

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10 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Balaclava-clad snipers looking over Rugby World Cup action leave England fans shocked

England fans at the Rugby World Cup were left shocked by the presence of balaclava-clad snipers at the Stade Pierre-M...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Rugby World Cup: Scotland player ratings for win over Tonga as two backs are stand-out performers

Scotland recorded their first win of the 2023 Rugby World Cup with a 45-17 victory against Tonga.

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Scotland World Cup reaction: Gregor Townsend hits out at bunker review system and aims swipe at I...

Gregor Townsend has questioned the validity of rugby’s ‘bunker review’ system after losing captain Jamie Ritchie to a...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Rugby World Cup: Scotland's Stuart McInally out of squad following neck injury - just days after ...

Stuart McInally, the Scotland hooker, has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup after injuring his neck in training.

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Rugby World Cup: Scotland keep quarter-final hopes alive with bonus-point win over Tonga

Scotland have kept their hopes of Rugby World Cup progression alive with a 45-17 win over Tonga in Nice.

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Tough journey has made big Saints milestone even sweeter for Moon

Alex Moon says the journey he has taken to reach 100 appearances for Saints makes the milestone all the sweeter.

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Rugby World Cup: Reviewed, refined, rewritten loads of times, yet still as clear as mud - Aidan S...

The fastest boy in the Broughton High School 2nd XV was Kenny Armstrong. The rest of us simply gave him the ball and ...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Sione Tuipulotu to honour his Tongan heritage while focusing fully on a Scotland win

Sione Tuipulotu says he will honour his Tongan heritage by playing as hard as he can against them when Scotland make ...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Rugby World Cup: Sione Tuipulotu and Finn Russell plot route to tryline as Scotland seek to avoid...

Scotland have lost only once to Tonga and there were serious ramifications.

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Dowson takes the positives from Saints' last-gasp defeat at Bristol Bears

Phil Dowson says there was 'loads of really good stuff' about Saints' display in the 39-38 Premiership Rugby Cup defe...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Saints suffer late agony at Ashton Gate as Ibitoye secures dramatic win for Bears

Gabriel Ibitoye scored a dramatic late try as Saints were edged out 39-38 in a Premiership Rugby Cup thriller at Asht...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Bristol Bears v Northampton Saints: Full team news for the cup clash at Ashton Gate

Manny Iyogun is set to make his return from injury when Saints travel to Bristol Bears for a Premiership Rugby Cup cl...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

The big interview: Lee Radford talks to Tom Vickers ahead of Saints' trip to Bristol

If you think it's been difficult to predict Saints' team selection in recent weeks, imagine being a coach trying to g...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Four extra players link up with Scotland squad in France - and it’s ‘a wonderful opportunity’ say...

Scotland have flown in four players to assist with training as they ramp up preparations for Sunday’s must-win match ...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Rugby World Cup: Scotland urged to forget about bonus point and concentrate on beating Tonga

Scotland have dismissed talk of securing a bonus point against Tonga on Sunday as they focus solely on winning their ...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Summer signing Langdon is loving life at Saints

Curtis Langdon is loving life at Saints.

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Saints prop Ethan ready to find his best form after taking the pressure off

Ethan Waller feels the pressure he put on himself last season prevented him from playing his best rugby for Saints.

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

England 'taking steps forward', says Saints star Lawes after win against Japan

Courtney Lawes believes England are 'getting better every day' after they made it two wins from two at the Rugby Worl...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Saints centre Thame 'loved every minute' of two-try showing against Cambridge

Toby Thame says he 'loved every minute' of his two-try performance against Cambridge Rugby on Saturday.

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Saints cruise to comfortable cup win against Cambridge

Saints secured their first win of the season as they cruised past Championship newcomers Cambridge Rugby on Saturday ...

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10 months ago
dailystar.co.uk

Rugby World Cup captain slams media after only two reporters turn up for press conference

Uruguay captain Andres Vilaseca lashed out at the lack of media in attendance their pre-match press conference after ...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Ludlam joins Saints team-mates in England starting 15 for Japan clash

Lewis Ludlam comes in to start at No.8 for England against Japan on Sunday (kick-off 8pm BST).

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Such an exciting time to be a Saint, says head coach Vesty

"It's a really exciting time to be a Northampton Saints coach."

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Northampton Saints v Cambridge Rugby: Full team news for Saturday's cup clash

Curtis Langdon and Tom Seabrook will make their first competitive appearances for Saints when they host Cambridge Rug...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Scotland Rugby World Cup: Richie Gray regrets self-inflicted lineout issues and looks for 80-minu...

Official lineout statistics from Scotland’s World Cup opener against South Africa don’t make pleasant reading for tho...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

The big interview: Saints prospect Henry Pollock talks to Tom Vickers

Rarely, if ever before, has a player emerged from the Saints Academy accompanied by such anticipation.

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Franco Smith signs new Glasgow Warriors deal and outlines plan for silverware and developing talent

Franco Smith has underlined his long-term commitment to Glasgow Warriors by signing a new three-year contract as head...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Franco Smith signs new long-term contract with Glasgow Warriors

Franco Smith, the Glasgow Warriors head coach, has signed a new contract with the club after an impressive first seas...

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10 months ago
scotsman.com

Scotland Rugby World Cup: Rory Darge ready for ‘interesting’ reunion with Tonga's Sione Vailanu

Rory Darge reckons Sione Vailanu is a good man to have alongside you in the trenches but going up against his club-ma...

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10 months ago
northamptonchron.co.uk

Saints 'have to be smart' about how they use their squad in build-up to start of Premiership

Sam Vesty says Saints 'have to be smart' with how they manage their squad during the start of the season.

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10 months ago
irishstar.com

Rugby World Cup brainteaser puzzling participants - only experts can solve it

The Rugby World Cup in France kicked off last weekend and our brainteaser will challenge even the most eagle-eyed rug...

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