Saracens travel to Racing Metro for their Champions Cup quarter-final tie tomorrow (Stade Yves-Du-Manoir, 12.45pm) full of confidence on the back of five straight wins.
Sat, 04 Apr, 2015
1 Authority at half-back.
Sat, 07 Feb, 2015
Scotland coach Vern Cotter has defended his decision to call up New Zealand-born flanker Hugh Blake for his RBS 6 Nations squad.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
Scotland coach Vern Cotter has handed four Edinburgh players their first call-ups after naming his squad for next month’s RBS 6 Nations opener with France.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
As if things weren’t bad enough, Saracens finished on a high with their third try of the day accompanied by that despicable Chris Ashton swan dive.
Mon, 19 Jan, 2015
Rod Nawn rates the Ulster men in a Payne-less game.
Mon, 07 Apr, 2014
Wales 51 Scotland 3
Sat, 15 Mar, 2014
Scotland suffered last-gasp heartache as France snatched a 19-17 RBS 6 Nations win after Jean-Marc Doussain kicked the winning penalty at Murrayfield with just 90 seconds left.
Sat, 08 Mar, 2014
Ulster's Chris Henry knows he may well be playing in the biggest game of his career if chosen to start against England in the Six Nations on Saturday.
Wed, 19 Feb, 2014
Ireland captain and talisman Paul O’Connell has been forced out of this afternoon's RBS 6 Nations opener against Scotland after suffering a chest infection last night.
Sun, 02 Feb, 2014
Never mind the fast start that is required of all Test rugby teams.
Sat, 01 Feb, 2014
There is much to be said for the power of positive thinking and so upbeat is Scott Johnson in his approach to solving Scottish rugby’s problems that 15 minutes in his company would convince anyone of his side’s potential for success.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2014
Scotland head coach Scott Johnson has made four changes to his side for Sunday’s opening RBS 6 Nations match with Ireland.
Wed, 29 Jan, 2014
Wales captain Sam Warburton has played down the appointment of Irishman Alain Rolland to referee Saturday’s Millennium Stadium showdown against South Africa.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2013
British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton has predicted a fierce battle for back-row places in the forthcoming Test series against Australia.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2013
BRITISH & IRISH LIONS TOUR:
After months of speculation, the Lion is out of the bag.
Wed, 01 May, 2013
Saracens 12 Toulon 24
Sun, 28 Apr, 2013
Saracens 27 Ulster 16
Sat, 06 Apr, 2013
The Scots had a simple explanation for how they managed to secure a result in yesterday’s battle of Murrayfield – smash and grab!
Mon, 25 Feb, 2013
FT: Scotland 12 Ireland 8
Sun, 24 Feb, 2013
Momentum changes so quickly in sport.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2013
FOR anyone unsure about the importance of captaincy in rugby, the build-up to this year’s RBS 6 Nations will have disabused them of the notion that the role is an irrelevance in the modern game.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2013
When Schalk Brits flies past you driving a spray-painted old banger with four large, loud rugby players as passengers, you realise this isn’t your average club.
Fri, 14 Dec, 2012
Saracens forward coach Paul Gustard believes his big-name players are ready to stand up and be counted as they look to end Munster’s Heineken Cup dream this weekend.
Thu, 13 Dec, 2012
George North admits Wales have much soul-searching to do as they try to keep their flagging autumn internationals campaign on the rails.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2012
Scotland 22 New Zealand 51
Sun, 11 Nov, 2012
Edinburgh hooker Ross Ford will captain Scotland into the RBS 6 Nations after Kelly Brown was ruled out of the championship.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2012
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson is today set to announce his squad for the forthcoming RBS 6 Nations and supplement experience with an injection of youth.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2012
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson has made six changes and one positional switch for Saturday’s must-win World Cup Pool B clash with England.
Wed, 28 Sep, 2011
Scotland today entered the thick of the World Cup action after arriving in Wellington, where they will bid to qualify for the knockout stages with victory over Argentina.
Thu, 15 Sep, 2011
Scotland 15 Georgia 6
Wed, 14 Sep, 2011
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson today confirmed a 30-man Rugby World Cup squad featuring few surprises and Alastair Kellock as captain.
Mon, 22 Aug, 2011
The Scottish Rugby Union are to conduct a performance review after chief executive Gordon McKie told of his disappointment following “unacceptable” displays this season.
Thu, 31 Mar, 2011
Scotland were today aiming to avoid the RBS 6 Nations wooden spoon in their clash with Italy at Murrayfield.
Sat, 19 Mar, 2011
Nick Easter will captain England against Ireland in Saturday’s RBS Six Nations Championship clash after Mike Tindall was ruled out with an ankle ligament strain.
Thu, 17 Mar, 2011
England captain Mike Tindall has been referred to an ankle specialist to determine whether he will be available for Saturday's Grand Slam showdown with Ireland.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2011
England manager Martin Johnson will discover today whether he has captain Mike Tindall and Matt Banahan available for this weekend’s Grand Slam showdown with Ireland.
Back-row forward Kelly Brown was said to be in good spirits after being forced off with a head knock at Twickenham, and will be assessed daily until the visit of Italy.
Mon, 14 Mar, 2011
Max Evans was left to reflect on yet another try in a losing cause for Scotland after England’s Calcutta Cup victory at Twickenham today.
Sun, 13 Mar, 2011
Scotland have made four changes for this Sunday’s Calcutta Cup clash with England at Twickenham.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2011
Sat, 26 Feb, 2011
Andy Robinson knows Scotland’s win over Ireland in last year’s RBS 6 Nations will give their opponents an added incentive at Murrayfield on Sunday.
Thu, 24 Feb, 2011
Scotland 6 Wales 24
Sat, 12 Feb, 2011
RYAN JONES has urged Wales to be “bold, brave and clinical” in their make-or-break RBS 6 Nations clash against Scotland today.
Scotland forward Nathan Hines is relaxed about the possibility of returning to his more familiar second-row position if Richie Gray fails to recover from illness in time to face Wales in the RBS 6 Nations tomorrow.
Fri, 11 Feb, 2011
Second-row Richie Gray was absent from Scotland’s eve-of-match training session at Murrayfield today amid fears he may miss tomorrow’s RBS 6 Nations clash with Wales through illness.
IRELAND have been warned that life in the Six Nations is not about to get any easier after a clinical French team made a winning start to the defence of their title in Paris.
Mon, 07 Feb, 2011
Head coach Andy Robinson was frustrated as Scotland lost 34-21 to France to suffer defeat on the opening RBS 6 Nations weekend yet again and extend their poor record in Paris.
Sat, 05 Feb, 2011
France 34 Scotland 21
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