Six Nations

England name side to face Italy

    Eddie Jones has now named his switched up side that will step out to face an Italy side who are yet to get a point in this years Six Nations. The question should not be whether England  will win, but by how many. Here’s what the two sides looks like… Italy Starting XV: Edoardo Padovani, Giulio Bisegni, Michele Campagnaro Luke …

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Ireland team to face France this weekend.

    Joe Schmidt has now released the squad he will use to face France this weekend in the third round of this years Six Nations. Ireland play France on Saturday in Dublin with Sexton back in action after injury; the French will have to put up with the renowned eccentric Ireland fans and an Irish side which looks to …

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Scotland side for weekend has been released.

    Scotland have released their side to face Howley’s men on Saturday. Barclay has taken over the captaincy role this weekend as 5 changes were made to the side from the last round. Is this the side that could defeat a strong Wales team? Starting XV: Stuart Hogg, Tim Visser, Huw Jones, Alex Dunbar, Tommy Seymour, Finn Russell, Alistair …

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Wales have made an early squad announcement

    Rob Howley has made an early squad announcement this morning for Wales’ clash with Scotland this weekend. Howley’s side will look to return to winning ways after their close loss against England in the last round of the tournament. The Scot’s will look to do the same after they fell down against a France side which is growing …

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Sexton will have to fight for his place this weekend

    Johnny Sexton is set to return to international duty this weekend after sustaining a calf injury for his club side Leinster. Although, he will not just jump back into his spot in the starting XV as former Ireland man Dennis McBride believes. He said to Talking Rugby Union that Sexton will have to battle it out with Paddy …

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Mako returns to England training.

  Mako Vunipola who has been out for 9 weeks with a knee injury; and is now returning to training after missing the opening Six Nations games. The England powerhouse returned this weekend just gone for Saracens, and has now proved his fitness to the medical staff who have now given him the all clear the join the England training squad. …

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Scotland man says four week Six Nations is ‘ridiculous’.

    Scotland man Zander Fagerson has said that the proposal for the Six Nations to be knocked down to a four week period is “ridiculous”. England’s top flight teams requested this change down to losing their top players for too long, but the proposal has since been knocked back, down to the tournament being too intense for players, as the …

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Scotland take injury blow.

    Scotland fans will not be happy to hear that Greig Laidlaw has been ruled out for the remainder of the Six Nations. Laidlaw picked up an ankle injury in their game at the weekend against France. Scotland were unable to continue their winning ways as France beat them 22-16 in a game which left Scotland wondering what happened …

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