Rugby Union: Scotland Announce Team to Play France in RBS 6 Nations

[Above, Andy Robinson, Scotland coach, speaks at the RBS 6 Nations 2010 Launch event.] Scotland have today announced their full squad which will face France in their RBS 6 Nations 2010 opening match this weekend. The game will take place at Murrayfield on Sunday 7th February 2010, and will kick-off at 3pm. Below is the … Read more Rugby Union: Scotland Announce Team to Play France in RBS 6 Nations

Rugby Union: England Announce Team to Face Wales in RBS 6 Nations Opener

England have announced their squad of 22 players to face Wales this weekend in Saturday’s opening match of RBS 6 Nations 2010. Below is the RFU’s official release on the team selection for the match, which kicks off at 5pm on Saturday 6th february 2010. The match will be shown live in cinemas across the … Read more Rugby Union: England Announce Team to Face Wales in RBS 6 Nations Opener

Rugby Union: England 6 Nations 2010 Matches to be Shown in 3D

For the first time ever, two of England’s RBS 6 Nations matches next month are to be broadcast in 3D in cinemas around the country, the RFU has announced. The matches against Wales and Ireland will be broadcast live in 3D at over 40 screens across England, thanks to sponsor O2 who have organised filming … Read more Rugby Union: England 6 Nations 2010 Matches to be Shown in 3D

Rugby Union: Autumn International Roundup

After sitting in Murrayfield for autumn international rugby union matches that differed tremendously, and having witnessed each of the Six Nations and Tri-Nations sides in action in the past month, the time has come, as ever, to draw some conclusions from the matches we have witnessed, and try to see where they point in terms … Read more Rugby Union: Autumn International Roundup

Brian O’Driscoll to Captain British & Irish Lions Against Golden Lions

British & Irish Lions Tour Manager, Gerald Davies, today announced the Lions team for the second match of the 2009 tour of South Africa. The selected team will play the Golden Lions on Wednesday afternoon, kicking off at 3pm local time, in Johannesburg and will be led by Irish captain Brian O’Driscoll. Davies said, “The … Read more Brian O’Driscoll to Captain British & Irish Lions Against Golden Lions

O’Connell to Captain British & Irish Lions in Opening Game

The manager of the British & Irish Lions Tour to South Africa, Gerald Davies, has this morning announced the Lions team for the first Tour match of 2009.

Jerry Flannery Ruled out of British & Irish Lions Tour 2009

British and Irish Lions management have confirmed tonight that Jerry Flannery, the Ireland and Muster hooker, is officially ruled out of the 2009 British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa, which begins this month, following an elbow ligament injury. The news comes the same day as his Munster and Ireland team mate, Alan Quinlan, … Read more Jerry Flannery Ruled out of British & Irish Lions Tour 2009

McGeechan Announces British & Irish Lions 2009 Squad to Tour South Africa

British and Irish Lions coach, Ian McGeechan has today announced his 37 man squad to tour South Africa this summer in the Lions Tour 2009.