A senior England players' group announced on Wednesday they would not be gifting money to the Samoans before their Test at Twickenham on Saturday. With their union in financial strife, Samoa's players are currently unsure if they will be paid this autumn."The whole of the rugby world has to take...

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend on Finn Russell exit news

Fly-half Finn Russell is to leave Glasgow Warriors in the summer to join French Top-14 outfit Racing 92. Russell's Warriors and Scotland team-mate, the lock...

John Barclay on intensity needed against Australia and inspirational Doddie Weir

What is it like? You sit there for a while, normally hoarse, ridiculously dehydrated, a little bit faint, four kilos lighter than you were...

IPA CHAMPIONSHIP

Greene King IPA Championship – Semi Final Play Off

Greene King IPA Championship Semi Final Play Off   Semi-final 1 Sunday May 1 Bedford Blues v Bristol Rugby    K.O: 3.15pm Blues: With the regular season behind them, Bedford...

Bedford Blues 2016/17 Squad Grows

With two games remaining in this season's Greene King IPA Championship, Bedford Blues have strengthened their squad for the next campaign with one new...

Peter Lydon signs new contract with London Scottish

London Scottish is today delighted to confirm that Peter Lydon has signed a new contract with the club. Lydon will now enter his third year...

THE NATIONALS

National Two North – Wharfedale

Wharfedale 5 – 26 Hull Ionians On a wet and windy afternoon, a good crowd saw Dale take on National Division One team Hull Ionians....

National Two North – Hinckley

National Two North Hinckley’s first fixture in preparation for their return to National 2 ended in a 26 – 10 defeat to National 2...

National Three North – Latest New from Ilkley

National Three North Ilkley welcome to the new season 2016/17. There’s been a fair bit of work taking place at and around the club over...