Jan 28, 2013 11:29 EST
England centre Manu Tuilagi will miss Saturday's Six Nations opener against Scotland at Twickenham with an ankle injury, coach Stuart Lancaster announced Monday.
Jan 23, 2013 11:25 EST
Jamie Heaslip said Wednesday he foresaw no problems in leading an Ireland side in the Six Nations set to feature former captain Brian O'Driscoll.
Jan 18, 2013 07:29 EST
Snow swept across Britain on Friday, forcing airports to cancel dozens of flights and more than 2,000 schools to close.
Jan 17, 2013 09:49 EST
Jamie Heaslip kept his place as captain in the Six Nations training squad announced by Ireland coach Declan Kidney on Thursday.
Jan 12, 2013 15:35 EST
French giants Toulon and Clermont, as well as English champions Harlequins, joined Ulster in the European Cup quarter-finals on Saturday.
Jan 12, 2013 14:24 EST
French giants Toulon and English champions Harlequins joined Ulster in the quarter-finals of the European Cup after convincing wins over Cardiff Blues and Connacht on Saturday.
Jan 12, 2013 11:02 EST
Wales have suffered another injury scare in the build-up to the Six Nations after Cardiff Blues revealed on Saturday that lock Bradley Davies has sustained an ankle injury.
Jan 11, 2013 20:55 EST
Undefeated Harlequins and Clermont can book European Cup quarter-final places this weekend with big-spending Toulon close to virtually wrapping up their spot in the last eight.
Jan 11, 2013 14:34 EST
Cardiff Blues fly-half Jason Tovey is in the doghouse with his club after he was ruled out of Saturday's European Cup game against Toulon because a Labrador puppy ate his passport.
Jan 11, 2013 12:18 EST
Mathieu Bastareaud's chequered career has taken a new turn with his recall to the France squad for the Six Nations.
Jan 09, 2013 08:36 EST
South Africa will play Scotland, Wales and France in a November tour to Europe, the national rugby union association said Wednesday.
Jan 07, 2013 10:44 EST
A mother who was convicted of beating her seven-year-old son to death for failing to learn the Koran by heart was jailed in Britain for a minimum of 17 years on Monday.
Jan 05, 2013 16:37 EST
Wales winger George North sustained "no significant or serious" damage to his neck after taking a blow to his head in club action, Scarlets announced Saturday.
Jan 04, 2013 16:58 EST
Wales suffered a Six Nations injury scare on Friday when Scarlets winger George North was stretchered off during his club's 47-17 defeat against Ulster in the Celtic League.
Dec 17, 2012 07:33 EST
Toulon lock Bakkies Botha will be sidelined for up to two months as the Springbok international undergoes surgery on a fractured eye socket suffered during his team's 62-0 rout over English club Sale in European Cup action.
Dec 13, 2012 12:54 EST
Wales and Cardiff Blues scrum-half Lloyd Williams has been suspended for five weeks after being sent off for a tip tackle on Montpellier's Benoit Paillaugue during a European Cup clash last weekend.
Dec 11, 2012 10:29 EST
Wales' preparations for the Six Nations were rocked on Tuesday when it was revealed that Scarlets fly-half Rhys Priestland will miss the rest of the season after snapping his Achilles tendon.
Dec 09, 2012 12:46 EST
French side Clermont ended two-time defending European Cup champions Leinster's 17-match unbeaten run in the competition on Sunday beating the Irish province 15-12 in a gripping encounter.
Dec 07, 2012 12:14 EST
UEFA president Michel Platini on Friday said that he was open to all options for the European championships in 2020, a day after the ruling body said that the tournament would be held across the continent.
Dec 05, 2012 14:37 EST
A mother who beat her seven-year-old son to death for failing to learn the Koran by heart was found guilty by a British jury on Wednesday of murdering him and burning his body to hide the evidence.