Neil de Kock Q&A: I only planned to stay two years, but the love shown by Saracens meant I stayed for 11!

Scrum-half Neil de Kock returns to South Africa later this summer after 11 years in England, safe in the knowledge that he has helped..

July 20, 2017 with 0 Comments

Maro Itoje to become the Premiership’s first £1m player after 2019

MARO ITOJE will become the Premiership’s first million pound a season player after returning from the Lions tour with an enhanced..

July 19, 2017 with 0 Comments

Scots can have no complaints over Lions selection says Sean Maitland

Warren Gatland named only two Scottish players – Stuart Hogg and Tommy Seymour – in his initial squad announcement

July 18, 2017 with 0 Comments

Saracens chairman proposes a balancing act to solve Lions/Premiership Rugby dispute

Saracens chairman Nigel Wray reckons staging Lions ‘tours’ within the British Isles would offer a radical solution to the rancorous..

July 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Lionhearted Saracens won’t buckle after going for so long without a break, says Wyles

LONG-SERVING Saracens wing Chris Wyles is confident that the club’s large Lions contingent will not suffer from a post-tour hangover and..

July 13, 2017 with 0 Comments

Guscott column: Faletau came of age and put Read in his shadow

IT’S been one hell of a series and no-one involved with this Lions team should feel anything other than immense pride at what they have..

July 12, 2017 with 0 Comments

Sale axe drove me to suicide bid but help has helped me, admits Dan Mugford

Plymouth fly-half Dan Mugford has spoken out over how his failure to gain acceptance and win a regular first team place at Sale sent him..

July 12, 2017 with 0 Comments

Peter Jackson: Finn’s brief encounter a lot longer than Lane’s!

By Peter Jackson According to official figures, Finn Russell’s fleeting role as a Lion amounted to one carry, two passes and a net gain..

July 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

Gibson quashes report suggesting he’s lost the Waratahs dressing room

Waratahs head coach Daryl Gibson has dismissed media reports suggesting his squad has lost faith in his methods following their 40-27..

July 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

Saili adds potency to Quins’ midfield blend

Harlequins head coach Mark Mapletoft insists Jamie Roberts still has a big future at the club and expects the 96-cap Wales star to rise to..

July 7, 2017