An inexperienced All Blacks outfit got the better of a dogged French XV in Lyon to continue their stranglehold over France, as UK and French media react to a 'feisty' match played with the intensity of any test.
He may not have been the perfect housemate but George Ford would happily accommodate his Leicester team-mate in the England side on Saturday England’s odd couple will be reunited this week if, as expe ... Read more
The French came hunting a prized All Blacks scalp, but walked away from a willing contest in Lyon's splendid Groupama Stadium empty-handed as Steve Hansen's second-stringers passed their toughest exam ... Read more
• Council of rugby union’s governing body will announce hosts on Wednesday • South Africa’s perceived arrogance has emboldened Ireland and France South Africa remains the strong favourite to be awarde ... Read more
Defending champions Ashbourne will be joined by three first-time semi-finalists in the last-four of the Ulster Bank All-Ireland Junior Cup next month, with Connacht's Ballina and Munster duo Newcastle ... Read more
Scotland captain John Barclay has warned his team cannot be starstruck by the All Blacks and need to repeat the sort of accuracy they displayed against the Wallabies if they are to finally beat the wo ... Read more
England captain tells Australia to ‘bring it on’ during series Craig Overton likely to get call-up for first Test at Gabba Joe Root’s instructions were curt but commanding as England gave their cleare ... Read more