Rugby

World Rugby Confirm Referees For Semi-Finals But Peyper Misses Out

World Rugby have confirmed the referees who will take charge of this weekend's semi-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup. … Read More

15 hours ago

Eddie Jones Brands New Zealand Media As ‘Fans With Keyboards’

Eddie Jones has stoked the fires yet again ahead of England's World Cup semi-final against New Zealand on Saturday.  The… Read More

17 hours ago

Vahaamahina Announces Retirement Following World Cup Dismissal

France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina has announced his retirement from international rugby duty one day after his side were knocked out… Read More

1 day ago

Johann Van Graan Issues Positive Squad Update Ahead Of Crunch Period

Munster head coach Johann van Graan is currently preparing his squad for an exhaustive period of games that will see… Read More

1 day ago

“We’ll Do What’s Best For Them” – Cullen On Returning Ireland Contingent

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen will have some interesting decisions to make over the coming weeks.  His side have started… Read More

1 day ago

“We’ll Put Our Arm Around Them But We’ll Slag Them As Well”

The best way for the Ireland players to recover from their haunting World Cup loss to New Zealand is to… Read More

1 day ago

Blow For Leinster & Ireland As Jack Conan Faces Lengthy Injury Layoff

Leinster and Ireland have been hit with the disappointing news that Jack Conan will miss the majority of the season. … Read More

1 day ago

France Take Offence Over Jaco Peyper Photo With Welsh Fans

The vice-president of the French Rugby Federation has taken offence with the photo which emerged on social media of referee… Read More

2 days ago

MacKenna On Monday: Ireland Performances Were Heartless And Spineless

There were a spectacular handful of seconds caught on television on Saturday morning. With a little over 78 minutes gone… Read More

2 days ago

Controversy As The Beast Sees Yellow For Dangerous Tip-Tackle

At halftime in Tokyo, South Africa lead Japan 5-3 in what has been an incredible opening half of rugby.  South… Read More

3 days ago

France Receive Red Card For Blatant Elbow In The Face

France face an uphill battle if they want to secure a semi-final spot at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.  They… Read More

3 days ago

“Thank You To My Players & The Supporters. It Has Been A Privilege For Me”

Joe Schmidt's final game as Irish head coach ended in disappointment as his side suffered a disappointing 46-14 defeat to… Read More

3 days ago

“There Are Big Men In Tears” – Rory Best Describes Ireland Dressing Room

Just like the 2015 exit at the hands of Argentina, the latest in Ireland's long run of Rugby World Cup… Read More

3 days ago

Barrett Soaks Up Special Atmosphere After Tough Week For Family

With one try, one assist and 21 carries to his name, Beuaden Barrett was named man-of-the-match following New Zealand's humbling… Read More

3 days ago

Steve Hansen With Classy Tribute To Joe Schmidt & Rory Best

Steve Hansen spoke incredibly well in the aftermath of New Zealand's thumping 46-14 win over Ireland at the Tokyo Stadium.… Read More

3 days ago

Emotional Best Thanks Schmidt & Supporters After Final Ireland Game

Ireland's Rugby World Cup campaign is over following a demoralising 46-14 defeat to New Zealand in Tokyo. Joe Schmidt's side… Read More

3 days ago

Eddie O’Sullivan Gives Damning Assessment Of Ireland In All-Blacks Drubbing

Ireland suffered a disastrous defeat to New Zealand in their World Cup quarter-final clash, with the All-Blacks putting up seven… Read More

4 days ago

Ireland Player Ratings As World Cup Ends After All Blacks Humbling

New Zealand 46 - 14 Ireland Ireland are out of the 2019 Rugby World Cup after being completely out-classed by… Read More

4 days ago