Weepu jumps ship to Wasps

Posted on Feb 27, 2015

Wasps have announced the arrival of World Cup winner Piri Weepu from London Welsh and Gloucester full-back Martyn Thomas as injury cover until the end of the season. Weepu has been released from his...

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Preview: Ireland v England

Posted on Feb 27, 2015

An encounter with the feel of a title decider, the Six Nations’ only remaining unbeaten sides meet on Sunday as Ireland host England. Since Martin Johnson’s side had their Grand Slam ambitions w...

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Fly-half headache for Baxter

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Exeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter admits the decision of whether to start Gareth Steenson or Henry Slade at fly-half is proving "very difficult". Steenson has been a mainstay in the number ten jers...

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Chiefs make eleven changes

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

The Chiefs have made a whopping eleven changes to their starting XV for Saturday's Kiwi derby against the Crusaders at Waikato Stadium. There are four positional switches amongst the changes as a...

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Horne at ten for Scotland

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Glasgow Warriors fly-half Peter Horne will start at number ten for Scotland in their Six Nations fixture against Italy at Murrayfield on Saturday. Horne, who helped orchestrate his Guinness PRO12-lea...

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Stormers bring in Mbonambi, Carr

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Forwards Bongi Mbonambi and Nizaam Carr have been named in the Stormers starting XV for Saturday's clash with the Lions in Johannesburg. Mbonambi will make his first start for the Stormers in a r...

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Newcastle bring in Tongan scrum-half

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Newcastle have completed the signing of Tongan scrum-half Sonatane Takulua until the end of next season. The Tongan international arrives at Kingston Park for the end of season run-in, having previou...

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Gilchrist suffers more injury woe

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Edinburgh and Scotland second row Grant Gilchrist will be out until the end of the season after undergoing surgery on a broken arm. Gilchrist required further surgery for the broken forearm he sustai...

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New front row, fly-half for Lions

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his team to take on the Stormers at Ellis Park, making several changes to both the starting line-up and the bench. In the forwards, Schalk van der Merwe, Ro...

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Preview: Highlanders v Reds

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

The Highlanders will look to return to the victory trail when they host the Reds in this trans Tasman clash in Dunedin on Saturday. Last weekend, the Highlanders suffered a defeat, in their season o...

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Hartley grateful for another chance

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Dylan Hartley believes Stuart Lancaster was right to give him another chance despite his latest disciplinary troubles. The England hooker was sent off against Leicester in December for elbowing Matt...

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Cowan back, Mafi starts for Force

Posted on Feb 26, 2015

Loosehead prop Pek Cowan will return to the Western Force starting line-up to face the Hurricanes in Perth on Friday. The game is the opening home match of the Force's tenth Super Rugby season....

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