• Sale 15-3 London Irish The Sale director of rugby, Steve Diamond, believes Danny Cipriani will eventually receive an international recall if he continues his outstanding form. In front of the watching England head coach, Stuart Lancaster, Cipriani endured a mixed ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
English rugby boss Ian Ritchie left crisis talks on the future of European rugby by promising to continue the mediation in January.
Rugby Football Union chief executive Ritchie and chairman Bill Beaumont represented the RFU in talks in Dublin chaired ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
• Regions and governing body unlikely to reach an agreement • Supporters' groups feels their concerns are not being heard The board of the Welsh Rugby Union will meet early in the new year to decide its response if its four regions ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Farce descended on Cardiff City's press briefing when club officials refused to talk about their missing manager Bluebirds Unite, altogether now to the tune of Achy Breaky Heart : "Don't sack Mackay Malky Mackay You just don't seem ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Bath have start the season magnificently but their quality will be severely tested three times over the festive period In Bath they still wince about the fly-on-the-wall BBC documentary in the 1990s which uncovered a club riven with hidden tensions ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Rugby union is a competitive outdoor contact sport, played with a prolate spheroid ball, by two teams of 15 players. It is one of the two codes of rugby football, the other being rugby league. There is also a seven-a-side variant named rugby sevens which is played under modified laws. Rugby union is often referred to as simply rugby in areas where it is popular. The current number 1 ranked team in... Full Article At Wikipedia.org