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2020 Six Nations: round four fixtures, results, table
The Six Nations captains line up ahead of the 2020 championship
In Review

2020 Six Nations: round four fixtures, results, table

Two matches are now off because of the coronavirus outbreak
6 Mar 2020
Scotland vs. England: Storm Ciara is heading for Murrayfield
Scotland and England go head-to-head in the Calcutta Cup at Murrayfield on Saturday
In Review

Scotland vs. England: Storm Ciara is heading for Murrayfield

Wild weather could see a Calcutta Cup kickathon between the rugby rivals
7 Feb 2020
Six Nations: England tell Scotland ‘we hate you too’
England’s Lewis Ludlam looks on during the defeat against France in Paris
In Review

Six Nations: England tell Scotland ‘we hate you too’

Verbal sparring continues ahead of the Calcutta Cup clash at Murrayfield
6 Feb 2020
Rugby World Cup: all results from the tournament in Japan
The 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan was won by South Africa
In Review

Rugby World Cup: all results from the tournament in Japan

Springboks win the Webb Ellis Cup for the third time in their history
2 Nov 2019
Scotland threaten legal action as RWC nightmare unravels
Scotland are set to play a pool A decider against Rugby World Cup hosts Japan on 13 October
In Depth

Scotland threaten legal action as RWC nightmare unravels

Typhoon concerns for pool A decider spark a ‘furious row’ between the SRU and World Rugby in Japan
11 Oct 2019
RWC diary: Wales qualify while Scotland keep hopes alive
Wales winger Josh Adams touches down against Fiji in the Rugby World Cup pool D clash
In Brief

RWC diary: Wales qualify while Scotland keep hopes alive

Six Nations champions Wales will play England or France in the last eight
9 Oct 2019
RWC diary: Ireland make 11 changes and name Sexton captain
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt speaks with fly-half Jonathan Sexton during training
In Brief

RWC diary: Ireland make 11 changes and name Sexton captain

Scotland coach Townsend delighted to get maximum points against Samoa
1 Oct 2019

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RWC diary: Scotland braced for a battering against Samoa
Samoa beat Russia 34-9 in their opening match of Rugby World Cup pool A
In Review

RWC diary: Scotland braced for a battering against Samoa

Scots must beat Samoa to stand a chance of qualifying from pool A
27 Sep 2019
RWC 2019: Scotland team profile, pool A fixtures, squad
Gregor Townsend is head coach of the Scotland rugby union team
In Review

RWC 2019: Scotland team profile, pool A fixtures, squad

Gregor Townsend’s Scotland team is brave, but inconsistent
16 Sep 2019
Six Nations: Wales fans celebrate title win and grand slam
Wales players celebrate winning the 2019 Six Nations, grand slam and triple crown
In Brief

Six Nations: Wales fans celebrate title win and grand slam

Warren Gatland’s side beat Ireland in Cardiff to secure the championship
16 Mar 2019
Six Nations: Gatland urges Wales to ‘embrace the emotion’
Welsh rugby fans will be hoping their team secures the 2019 Six Nations grand slam
In Review

Six Nations: Gatland urges Wales to ‘embrace the emotion’

Wales one win from glory but England and Ireland are on the dragon’s tail
15 Mar 2019
Six Nations round five: title permutations, teams, squads
The 2019 Six Nations championship captains line up with the trophy
In Review

Six Nations round five: title permutations, teams, squads

Wales, England and Ireland can win the title on ‘Super Saturday’
14 Mar 2019
Six Nations: Ford and England ready for Scotland tactics
England fly-half George Ford in action against Scotland in the 2018 Six Nations
In Brief

Six Nations: Ford and England ready for Scotland tactics

Eddie Jones names a 26-man squad to prepare for the Calcutta Cup clash
13 Mar 2019
Six Nations: England still favourites as Wales face Scotland
Manu Tuilagi
In Review

Six Nations: England still favourites as Wales face Scotland

Eddie Jones picks three backs with a combined weight of 51 stone to trample Italy
8 Mar 2019
Six Nations: Robshaw, Itoje and Joseph in England squad
Chris Robshaw missed England’s autumn internationals due to a knee injury
In Brief

Six Nations: Robshaw, Itoje and Joseph in England squad

Scotland are boosted by the return of five players from injury
4 Mar 2019
Six Nations: Scotland aim for first win in France since 1999
Gregor Townsend was named Scotland’s head coach in May 2017
In Review

Six Nations: Scotland aim for first win in France since 1999

Les Bleus in disarray but still ‘very dangerous’, warns Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend
22 Feb 2019
Six Nations: Scotland star Finn Russell to miss France clash
Scotland fly-half Finn Russell will miss the Six Nations trip to Paris to face France
In Brief

Six Nations: Scotland star Finn Russell to miss France clash

Maro Itoje won’t feature for England against Wales in Cardiff
19 Feb 2019
Scotland ready for ‘biggest challenge’ against Ireland
Sean Maitland replaces Blair Kinghorn in the Scotland team to face Ireland at Murrayfield
In Review

Scotland ready for ‘biggest challenge’ against Ireland

Wales travel to Italy and England face France at Twickenham
8 Feb 2019
England lock Maro Itoje ruled out of France and Wales games
England’s Maro Itoje was injured during the victory against Ireland at the Aviva Stadium
In Brief

England lock Maro Itoje ruled out of France and Wales games

Ireland No.8 CJ Stander also expected to miss the next two rounds
5 Feb 2019
Six Nations: England happy being underdogs against Ireland
Ireland centre Bundee Aki and England winger Elliot Daly clash in the 2018 Six Nations
In Review

Six Nations: England happy being underdogs against Ireland

Coach Joe Schmidt expects an edge-of-the-seat match at home in Dublin
1 Feb 2019
Scotland’s strength in depth hailed by Gregor Townsend
Gregor Townsend was named Scotland’s head coach in May 2017
In Brief

Scotland’s strength in depth hailed by Gregor Townsend

Head coach names seven uncapped players in 39-man Six Nations squad
16 Jan 2019
Autumn internationals: final fixtures, times, TV guide
Rugby players are wearing rainbow laces in support of Stonewall’s campaign for LGBT equality
In Review

Autumn internationals: final fixtures, times, TV guide

Wales and France will wear rainbow laces to support Gareth Thomas
23 Nov 2018
Autumn internationals: Robshaw adds to England injury woes
Chris Robshaw missed England’s autumn internationals due to a knee injury
In Brief

Autumn internationals: Robshaw adds to England injury woes

Wales and Scotland name their squads for the November Test matches
17 Oct 2018
Scotland’s Ryan Wilson cited for Nathan Hughes incident
Ryan Wilson Scotland Six Nations rugby
In Brief

Scotland’s Ryan Wilson cited for Nathan Hughes incident

No.8 Wilson allegedly made contact with the eye area of Hughes during the Calcutta Cup clash
27 Feb 2018
England face France and Argentina in 2019 Rugby World Cup
Rugby World Cup 2019 draw
In Depth

England face France and Argentina in 2019 Rugby World Cup

Eddie Jones's side get another tough draw in Japan, while it's Wales vs Australia for the second time in a row
10 May 2017
England destroy Scotland, now history beckons in Ireland
Jonathan Joseph England Rugby
In Review

England destroy Scotland, now history beckons in Ireland

With the Six Nations won, Eddie Jones's side set their sights a second Grand Slam and surpassing New Zealand's record of wins
13 Mar 2017
Lions tickets: Packages for New Zealand tour still available
Lions
In Brief

Lions tickets: Packages for New Zealand tour still available

Tickets to warm-up games are on sale - and you can still get deals involving flights and test tickets
16 Feb 2017
Six Nations 2016: a new start for England after World Cup
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In Review

Six Nations 2016: a new start for England after World Cup

What have the northern hemisphere teams learned from last year's disappointing World Cup performances?
5 Feb 2016
Rugby referee Joubert got Scotland penalty call wrong
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In Depth

Rugby referee Joubert got Scotland penalty call wrong

But does the Frenchman deserve all the abuse he is getting for handing the game to Australia in the last minute?
20 Oct 2015
Rugby World Cup: Scotland broken as south destroys north
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In Depth

Rugby World Cup: Scotland broken as south destroys north

Heroics from Scotland and Wales are not enough to stop the southern hemisphere giants in epic quarter finals
19 Oct 2015
Rugby World Cup: Australia and Ireland light up finale
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In Review

Rugby World Cup: Australia and Ireland light up finale

England may be out, but the knockout stages should deliver yet more stupendous rugby
12 Oct 2015
Rugby World Cup 2015: Pool B profile – Scotland the brave
Jonny Gray
In Review

Rugby World Cup 2015: Pool B profile – Scotland the brave

The Scots have been at every World Cup but have only made the semi-finals once and failed to get out of their group last time
7 Sep 2015
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