Challenges aplenty for Six Nations coaches

2020-01-29 07:38

The 2020 Six Nations Championship starts on Saturday with four of the teams under new management following last year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

England keen to learn RWC lessons for Six Nations, says Thorley

2020-01-24 19:59

England's Ollie Thorley says Eddie Jones has talked about his determination to avoid a dip in form after the heartache ahead of the Six Nations.

Scotland's Russell to miss Six Nations opener after breach of team protocol

2020-01-23 15:41

Scotland's Finn Russell will miss the Six Nations opener against Ireland after being sent home from their training base for a "breach of team protocol".

Jones wants England to clear the air over RWC, Saracens scandal

2020-01-21 06:19

Eddie Jones hopes England will focus firmly on the Six Nations without any distractions from World Cup regret or the Saracens scandal.

Hooker Luca Bigi to captain Italy in Six Nations

2020-01-20 16:26

Zebre hooker Luca Bigi has been selected to captain Italy in the Six Nations, taking over from the retiring Sergio Parisse.

Cheetahs kicking, skills guru to assist Italy

2020-01-20 12:21

Albert Keuris, the Cheetahs' kicking and skills coach, will assist the Italian national side as they prepare for the Six Nations.

Teenage star Rees-Zammit named in Wales' Six Nations squad

2020-01-15 14:09

Teenager Louis Rees-Zammit's eye-catching season with Premiership side Gloucester has earned him a call-up to holders Wales' Six Nations squad.

Injured Etrillard replaced by Mauvaka in France Six Nations squad

2020-01-13 22:50

Injured hooker Anthony Etrillard was replaced in France's Six Nations squad by Peato Mauvaka, the French Rugby Federation has announced.

Ireland's Carbery set to miss Six Nations

2020-01-08 21:30

Ireland flyhalf Joey Carbery is set to miss the Six Nations tournament after suffering a wrist injury.

Final chance to shine for France's Six Nations hopefuls

2020-01-03 09:28

This weekend is the last round of Top 14 matches before France's new head coach Fabien Galthie names his squad on January 8 for the upcoming Six Nations.


Conor Murray picked by Farrell for Ireland Six Nations opener

2020-01-28 16:11

Ireland scrumhalf Conor Murray has been selected ahead of John Cooney for the Six Nations opener against Scotland.

Ramos among France players released to club ahead of Six Nations opener

2020-01-23 16:57

Fabien Galthie, preparing for his first Six Nations match as France coach against England has sent 14 of his squad back to their clubs for the weekend.

France seek fresh start in Six Nations battle

2020-01-22 14:55

France already have one eye on the next World Cup as they prepare to open their Six Nations campaign against England.

England coach Jones positive on Vunipola future despite fresh setback

2020-01-20 18:43

Eddie Jones insisted "the tide will turn" for Billy Vunipola after the Saracens star was ruled out of England's initial squad for the Six Nations Championship.

Vunipola to miss Six Nations after breaking arm

2020-01-20 12:59

England star Billy Vunipola is set to miss the Six Nations after breaking an arm for the fourth time in two years.

Sexton named Ireland captain in Farrell's first Six Nations squad

2020-01-15 19:51

Talismanic flyhalf Johnny Sexton will captain Ireland for the forthcoming Six Nations campaign as head coach Andy Farrell names his first squad.

Stuart Hogg named Scotland captain for Six Nations

2020-01-15 13:25

Stuart Hogg has been appointed as the new Scotland captain for the Six Nations, the Scottish Rugby Union announced on Wednesday.

Shock as Italy omit veteran Parisse for Six Nations

2020-01-13 17:09

Italy legend Sergio Parisse was not named in the 35-man squad for the Six Nations tournament.

Rhys Webb eligible for Wales Six Nations campaign

2020-01-03 17:19

Rhys Webb is eligible to play for Wales in the 2020 Six Nations after it was announced earlier this week he will return to Ospreys from Toulon.

Six Nations hopes still alive for Lyon's injured Couilloud

2019-12-23 18:28

Live-wire Lyon scrumhalf Baptiste Couilloud has been ruled out of action for six weeks with a shoulder injury but still could make the Six Nations.

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