International

England V All Blacks could be sooner than we thought

  The dates for this years Autumn Internationals have been confirmed, with England already set to play the likes of  Australia, Argentina and Samoa. The RFU and the New Zealand equivalent are now in discussions about England possibly playing the All Blacks in November; a year earlier than first thought. If one thing has been missing from England triumphant efforts to get the number …

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Earls in doubt for Ireland this weekend

  29 year old Ireland man Keith Earls is in doubt for Saturdays game against England. He sat out yesterdays training down to a groin injury but will look to get back fit to at least get himself a place on the bench. It would be Jared Payne who would replace Earls; he himself has only just come back from …

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Wales V Ireland, all you need to know

  Wales host Ireland tonight at the Principality. Ireland accepted the Welsh request to have the roof closed for tonights game, and it will be interesting to see if it plays a part in the way the game plays out. BBC One are covering the game, with the build up starting at 19.30 with a kick off time of 20.05. It …

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England V Scotland preview video

The clash between England and Scotland is only a day away and expectations are at a high. Scotland are certainly up for knocking England off their run, but it will definitely be a big challenge if Eddie Jones’ men come to Twickenham in last years form. If Scotland were to beat England, there is no more likely day than tomorrow, …

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Eddie Jones’ side for Scotland game on Saturday

    Eddie Jones has named the side he will put out in an attempt to match the All Blacks record of 18 games unbeaten. They face a strong Scotland side on Saturday, who look to do nothing less than stop them in their tracks. With 3 changes, who thinks this England side can bring back the quality of last year? …

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USA 7’s quality comeback in Vegas

    the USA 7’s team made a quality come back last weekend in Vegas when they played Argentina in the Quarter Finals of the series. From 19-0 down, they had it all to do, but they proved their world class ability and came back to snatch the victory. The Blitzboks won the tournament whilst the USA finished third when …

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Ireland XV for Wales game

    Joe Schmidt has now also announced the side he has chosen to face Wales on Friday. Schmidt’s side haven’t had a bad start to the tournament, but have not been up to the standards of last year when they beat the mighty All Blacks. The side is unchanged from their last game, but will they be able to …

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Wales side for Ireland game

    Rob Howley is the first of the Six Nations coaches to release his squad for this weekends game. Wales face an Ireland side who will look to further the gap between themselves and the other home nations. George North retains his place in the starting XV even after poor performances in the tournament so far. Will he be …

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