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England tour was just what I needed after Lions setback

England tour was just what I needed after Lions setback

England lock and Wasps captain Joe Launchbury tells NEALE HARVEY how he has overcome his Lions disappointment and is targeting silverware with club and country. How did it…

Young Gun: Billy Scannell – Munster hooker

Young Gun: Billy Scannell – Munster hooker

This year will live long in the Scannell household’s memory with Niall and Rory making their international debut for Ireland and younger brother Billy fully intends to…

Lions prop commits to Harlequins until 2021

Harlequins have today announced that England and British and Irish Lions prop Joe Marler has committed his long-term future to the club. Marler, who was contracted until…

Peter Jackson: Cricket lost out in battle of tortoise and Hare…

Peter Jackson: Cricket lost out in battle of tortoise and Hare…

Had everything gone the way he and others planned it, Dusty Hare would never have played rugby for England. He would have captained Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club…

Shane Williams: Quest for Autumn success starts now

Shane Williams: Quest for Autumn success starts now

The Rugby Championship is a tournament I’ve always enjoyed watching. Its brilliant rugby, played in great conditions and it involves some of the best players in the…

Jeff Probyn: Jones must show courage of convictions this autumn

Jeff Probyn: Jones must show courage of convictions this autumn

There is that certain ‘something’ about the last remaining days before a new season that always brings a feeling of anticipation of what’s to come, but also…

London Welsh double act with a five-year masterplan

London Welsh double act with a five-year masterplan

The John Dawes suite at Old Deer Park is adorned with memorabilia from the bygone age when London Welsh were the finest club side in the land,…

Room 101: Ross Grimstone – Richmond hooker

Room 101: Ross Grimstone – Richmond hooker

1. Slow golfers I play quite a bit of golf, off 14, and I struggle being on the same course as high-handicappers who insist on taking four…

Gary Gold: Time now for Boks to unleash wonderkid

Gary Gold: Time now for Boks to unleash wonderkid

The wave towards the 2019 World Cup is gathering pace and while the wily old veterans will be in situ for all four of these Rugby Championship…

Brendan Gallagher: Will All Blacks be fresh to go again?

Brendan Gallagher: Will All Blacks be fresh to go again?

New Zealand have lost only two of their 27 Rugby Championship matches to date – there was also a draw against Australia in 2014 – so the…

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