Sam Burgess: Egos derailed England 2015 RWC bid

2018-11-28 06:52

Rugby league star Sam Burgess has defended his brief foray into rugby union, saying egos and selfishness derailed England's 2015 RWC campaign.

Burgess embroiled in lewd video scandal

2018-09-18 11:31

England's Sam Burgess is being investigated by Australian rugby league chiefs after being caught up in a lewd video chat scandal.

Sam Burgess cleared of serious neck injury

2016-03-21 09:55

Sam Burgess has been cleared of a serious neck injury after being carried from the field during South Sydney's loss to St. George-Illawarra in the NRL.

Sam Burgess: From England to Rabbitohs

2015-11-11 09:50

England's Sam Burgess has arrived back in Australia to resume his National Rugby League career with South Sydney Rabbitohs.

Burgess to return to rugby league - reports

2015-11-05 18:13

England's Sam Burgess has left Bath in order to return to rugby league side South Sydney Rabbitohs.

Burgess eyes 2019 World Cup

2015-10-08 12:15

Sam Burgess wants to stay in rugby union and extend his contract at Bath with an eye on playing in the backrow at the next World Cup.

Burgess dumped for last RWC game

2015-10-06 13:45

England coach Stuart Lancaster has dropped controversial rugby league convert Sam Burgess for the side's last RWC game against Uruguay.

Burgess wary of fellow convert Folau

2015-09-30 09:57

Sam Burgess says fellow rugby league convert Israel Folau is the man England need to stop if they're to beat Australia.

Burgess set for Wales RWC acid test

2015-09-25 11:25

England's Sam Burgess will be thrown in at the deep end when he starts against Wales.

Burgess can be England's SBW

2015-09-23 07:17

Sam Burgess could give the same boost to England at the RWC s fellow code-hopper Sonny Bill Williams, according to backs coach, Andy Farrell.


Burgess cleared in lewd video scandal

2018-09-21 10:28

Sam Burgess has been cleared of any wrongdoing after being caught up in a lewd video chat scanda.

Sam Burgess to stay in Australia's NRL until 2023

2018-09-05 09:41

England star Sam Burgess will end his rugby league career in Australia in 2023 after signing a four-year contract extension with South Sydney.

Sam Burgess to return to rugby league

2015-12-15 07:04

Sam Burgess is set to make his return to rugby league when he starts for the World team in the NRL All-Stars match against Australia's Indigenous All Stars.

England fail to help Burgess crack code

2015-11-07 08:11

Sam Burgess' return to rugby league after just a year in rugby union will further undermine England coach Stuart Lancaster.

Ford rules out Burgess return to league

2015-10-29 14:25

England centre Sam Burgess will not be returning to rugby league, according to Bath coach Mike Ford.

Lancaster upbeat over Burgess' union future

2015-10-06 20:35

England coach Stuart Lancaster said he expected cross-code convert Sam Burgess to stay in rugby union,

Sonny Bill Williams offers Burgess advice

2015-09-30 20:01

All Blacks code hopper Sonny Bill Williams has a simple word of advice for England's league convert Sam Burgess and that is to "keep it simple."

Wales will 'smash' Burgess

2015-09-25 13:32

Wales will not single out centre Sam Burgess for special attention, but will try to "smash" him along with the other England players.

Burgess starts for England v Wales

2015-09-24 10:47

Sam Burgess has been given a starting role as an England centre for the pivotal World Cup match against Wales at Twickenham.

Shaw 'perplexed' by Burgess pick

2015-09-10 14:46

Former England lock Simon Shaw says he is bewildered that Sam Burgess had made the final cut for coach Stuart Lancaster's RWC squad.

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