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Transfer Rumours: Richard Wigglesworth could make shock Championship switch

Saracens scrum-half Richard Wigglesworth could make a shock move to the Championship if he is released by Saracens at the end of the current season. The 36-year-old, who has vowed to continue playing if he is released by Sarries, could be approached by Championship club Ealing Trailfinders, where the Premiership record appearance holder is already operating as…

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Transfer Rumours: Nemani Nadolo to make Premiership return

Montpellier and Fiji winger Nemani Nadolo has reportedly been sounded out over a possible return to the Gallagher Premiership, according to Nick Simon for the Mail Online. The 21-stone winger, who had a brief stint with Exeter Chiefs in 2011, could find himself forced out of Montpellier next season due to the country’s new quota system. Montpellier are stocked with young French…

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WATCH | Fans split over Saracens red card against Ospreys

Wales international Rhy Carre has been sent off for Saracens on his return to homeland after an dangerous tackle on Ospreys’ Dan Evans in the Champions Cup. Here is the Carre red card. Harsh on Saracens? 🎥:@btsportrugby pic.twitter.com/s6LwmBNFU9 — RugbyInsideLine (@RugbyInsideLine) January 11, 2020 Rhys Carre red. pic.twitter.com/Dyrc6CEXhW — Smallclone (@Smallclone_) January 11, 2020 SOCIAL…

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Eight wild rugby nights out: Buggy gate, dwarf tossing and the Calcutta Cup

Former England stars through the decades have all been involved in drunken escapades after having a few too many on a night out. Rugby stars of yesteryear was famed for its drinking culture, which allowed many renegade characters to thrive in the game. But even in today’s uber-professional era, there are still plenty of instances of…

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CRAZY | Eddie Jones plans to deploy flanker in unorthodox position

England head coach Eddie Jones is set to call up Ben Curry to join his twin brother in the international set-up but could use him in a new role according to the Mail Online. The 21-year-old has established himself as a cornerstone of the Sale pack at openside, but Jones believes that the uncapped Curry…

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The 10 Six Nations players with the highest win percentages ever

How good was Sir Clive Woodward’s England during his stint at Twickenham? Bloody good. And especially by judging this statistic highlighting the top ten players with the highest win percentage in Six Nations history. (Correct of 01/01/2020). Check out the list below (Players must have played a minimum of 12 matches): Position – Name –…

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The latest update following Michael Fatialofa’s surgery

Worcester Warriors lock Michael Fatialofa is resting and recovering in St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington having undergone surgery last night to relieve pressure on his spinal cord caused by swelling. The operation was a success and Michael is stable, but he remains in a serious condition and is receiving on-going care at the Intensive Care…

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VEGANUARY | 5 world-class rugby players who chose a vegan diet

As an elite-level athlete, nutrition plays an extremely important role in the development of a rugby player, and not just rugby, preparation for any particular sport needs to be starting from the kitchen. Sources of lean protein and muscle recovery are known to be coming from the most obvious foods such as eggs or lean…

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Eddie Jones will attempt to poach try-scoring sensation from Wales

According to reports England head coach Eddie Jones and England team manager Richard Hill have held talks with the 18-year-old Welsh wing ace. Louis Rees-Zammit has made huge impact in the Gallagher Premiership in the last few weeks and is being tipped for a place in Wayne Pivac’s Six Nations squad. The Welsh teenager became…

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Relegation-threatened Yorkshire Carnegie appoint new boss

Yorkshire Carnegie have announced that former Welsh international and Namibia Head Coach Phil Davies, 56, is returning to the club as Director of Rugby. Davies was the most successful coach in the club’s history having led Leeds Tykes to promotion to the Premiership for the first time in 2001, into the Heineken Cup twice, and…

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