Launchbury to miss Six Nations

2014-12-18 15:38

England lock Joe Launchbury will miss the Six Nations after confirmation he will undergo neck surgery.

Under-fire Johnson defended

2014-04-09 21:47

Scottish Rugby chief Mark Dodson has denied claims Scott Johnson was rewarded for failure following a miserable Six Nations.

Hogg gets three-week ban

2014-03-19 20:01

Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg was banned for three weeks after being sent off in their Six Nations defeat by Wales in Cardiff.

Care targets RWC triumph

2014-03-17 20:40

Danny Care believes the Six Nations has prepared England well for their upcoming tour of New Zealand and a serious tilt at the RWC.


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Hogg says sorry for red card

2014-03-16 17:22

Scotland's Stuart Hogg made a public apology after being sent off during his side's record Six Nations defeat by Wales in Cardiff.

Wales thrash 14-man Scots

2014-03-15 20:14

Deposed champions Wales finished a frustrating Six Nations campaign on a spectacular high as they thrashed Scotland.

O'Driscoll to leave legacy

2014-03-14 16:21

Retiring O'Driscoll will leave a legacy for Ireland after a great 15-year career when he bows after his Six Nations title decider.

Halfpenny out for four months

2014-03-13 19:02

Wales fullback Leigh Halfpenny will be out for up to four months after dislocating his right shoulder against England.

Parisse returns to lead Italy

2014-03-13 17:49

Captain Sergio Parisse returns for winless Italy's starting side as the Azzurri look to cap a disappointing Six Nations campaign.

O'Mahony returns for Ireland

2014-03-13 17:00

Fit-again back-row Peter O'Mahony was the only change in Ireland's starting side for their Six Nations title-decider away to France.

Wales ring changes for Scotland

2014-03-13 14:07

Wales coach Warren Gatland named six changes in his side to play Scotland as the champions look to finish the Six Nations with a flourish.

France looking for direction

2014-03-12 21:00

More than two years since Philippe Saint-Andre took charge, France do not seem to know where they are heading as the RWC approaches.

Biff sparks England rugby team

2014-03-12 12:04

The England rugby team head coach Stuart Lancaster has shown his team a motivational video featuring Proteas captain Graeme Smith.

England return for Tuilagi

2014-03-11 22:08

England have named centre Manu Tuilagi in their squad for their final Six Nations game against Italy in Rome.

England backed for RWC glory

2014-03-10 20:04

Clive Woodward says England's win over Wales in the Six Nations have made them "serious contenders" for next year's RWC.

England clinch Triple Crown

2014-03-09 20:04

England have clinched the Triple Crown and kept their Six Nations title hopes alive after beating champions Wales at Twickenham.

Terrible France edge Scotland

2014-03-08 21:16

France have kept their Six Nations title hopes alive with a last-gasp win away against Scotland at Murrayfield.

Scots suffer Dickinson blow

2014-03-07 17:31

Scotland prop Alasdair Dickinson has been ruled out of their Six Nations clash with France at Murrayfield due to injury.

Morgan in for Vunipola

2014-03-07 12:02

No 8 Ben Morgan will start in place of the injured Billy Vunipola in the only change to the England team to face Wales.

Sexton fit to face Italy

2014-03-06 17:03

Jonathan Sexton was given the all-clear to face Italy in the Six Nations after being included in coach Ireland's starting XV.

Davies returns to Wales XV

2014-03-05 13:55

Scarlets centre Jonathan Davies has been named in the Wales team to play England in the Six Nations at Twickenham.

Brown back for Scotland

2014-03-04 14:25

Scotland captain Kelly Brown has been recalled to the team that will tackle France in the Six Nations at Murrayfield.

Andreu gets France call-up

2014-02-28 17:01

Marc Andreu was called into the 30-strong French squad for the Six Nations game against Scotland in Edinburgh.

Parra to learn his fate

2014-02-26 14:44

Scrumhalf Morgan Parra will now learn if he will be able to play for France against Scotland in Edinburgh.


Sexton returns to Leinster

2014-09-04 18:30

Ireland flyhalf Jonathan Sexton has announced that he will quit Racing-Metro and return to Leinster at the end of the season.

Brown scoops Six Nations award

2014-03-22 11:27

England fullback Mike Brown has been named player of the 2014 Six Nations, beating off competition from Ireland's Brian O'Driscoll.

Schmidt has one eye on RWC

2014-03-18 18:22

Ireland's Six Nations success has handed coach Joe Schmidt a dilemma, anticipating fierce competition for places ahead of the RWC.

England can win RWC: coach

2014-03-17 10:30

England coach Stuart Lancaster believes his team can win the RWC next year following a successful Six Nations campaign.



2014-03-17 07:27

Watch Paul O'Connell, Adam Jones and Manu Tuilagi say farewell to Irish Rugby, Six Nations and Lions legend Brian O'Driscoll.

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Fairytale finish for O'Driscoll

2014-03-15 21:22

Ireland have won the Six Nations title to give iconic centre Brian O'Driscoll the perfect end to his international career.

England romp to Rome rout

2014-03-15 16:32

England cantered to an easy win over Italy in the Six Nations, but fell short of matching Ireland's points difference.

France can beat the 'best'

2014-03-14 14:56

France can round off the Six Nations with a win over 'the best team' in the tournament, Ireland, said captain Pascal Pape.

Saint-Andre to take the blame

2014-03-13 17:49

Coach Philippe Saint-Andre has volunteered to be the scapegoat for France's much criticized performances.

Fife set for Scotland debut

2014-03-13 17:01

Dougie Fife is set to make his Scotland debut in their Six Nations finale against Wales at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium.

Tuliagi to start from bench

2014-03-13 17:00

Manu Tuilagi will start on the bench for England's final Six Nations game against Italy as the starting XV remained unchanged.

France bring back Fickou

2014-03-13 12:52

French coach Philippe Saint-Andre has called back teenager Gael Fickou for the last chance Six Nations clash with Ireland.

Johnson to mull over options

2014-03-12 18:43

Scotland coach Scott Johnson has announced a shortlist of backs from which to select for their Six Nations game against Wales.

Wales seek clarity from IRB

2014-03-11 22:08

Wales assistant coach Robin McBryde says they intend to ask the IRB's refereeing chief for clarity over scrummaging regulations.

England targeting win alone

2014-03-11 19:13

England's forwards coach Graham Rowntree says they will simply be targeting victory when they play Italy in Rome.

Halfpenny's season over

2014-03-10 09:29

Wales star Leigh Halfpenny will miss the rest of this season, coach Warren Gatland has said, after dislocating his shoulder.

France up for Ireland test

2014-03-09 13:40

Philippe Saint-Andre has backed France to be a much improved side when they face Ireland in a potential Six Nations title decider.

Lancaster wants Twickers roar

2014-03-07 17:59

England coach Stuart Lancaster has urged the Twickenham crowd to find its voice once more when Six Nations champions Wales arrive.

Dragons call up Ball

2014-03-07 16:21

Wales were forced to make a late change to their team to play England with Jake Ball replacing the injured Luke Charteris.

Brunel rings the changes

2014-03-06 18:28

Italy will be without their injured captain Sergio Parisse for their Six Nations clash against Ireland in Dublin.

Wounded France ring changes

2014-03-06 11:53

France manager Philippe Saint-Andre has made seven changes to the team to face Scotland at Murrayfield this weekend.

England braced for onslaught

2014-03-04 20:22

The England forwards are ready for another searching examination of their credentials in the Six Nations match against Wales.

Tuilagi added to England squad

2014-03-03 17:20

Manu Tuilagi was recalled to the England squad after injury lay-offs ahead of their Six Nations clash against Wales.

Sexton a doubt for Ireland

2014-02-27 19:26

Ireland flyhalf Johnny Sexton will be out of action for 10 days to six weeks with a thumb injury, his club Racing Metro have said.

'Disrespectful' Picamoles out

2014-02-25 14:53

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has dropped number eight Louis Picamoles from his squad to face Scotland next weekend.

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