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Testing times all round

THE order of priorities at the RFU are hard to fathom. The Championship clubs are being told to pay the £5,000 per week Covid testing […]

NICK CAIN

READ HIS EXPERT OPINION EVERY WEEK Honesty isn’t always best policy, ask Paul AS Alex Sanderson went one way, striding through the Sale gates as […]

JEREMY GUSCOTT

OUTSPOKEN AND UNMISSABLE… EVERY WEEK Sanderson has ability to make Sharks big fish Experienced: Alex Sanderson, inset, is used to working with top players like […]

DREAMTEAM

BEN RANSOM, BLACKHEATH AND FORMER LONDON IRISH, SARACENS, BEDFORD AND ENGLAND U20S FULLBACK, CHOOSES THE BEST XV HE’S PLAYED WITH OR AGAINST… 1. Carl Hayman […]

Forfeit for Saracens

SARACENSwere forced to forfeit their Trailfinders Cup match against Doncaster after two of their academy players tested positive for Covid. Contact tracing meant a further […]

Women get Covid tests

COVID testing will be introduced in women’s Premier XVs. The league had played without testing and some players had voiced concern. The RFU will now […]

Doncaster sign Sexton

DONCASTER Knights have strengthened their second row options ahead of Saturday’s Trailfinders Challenge Cup game against Ealing by signing Jerry Sexton. The former Jersey captain, […]

Jaco pens extension

FLY-HALF Jaco van der Walt has extended his stay with Edinburgh. The South Africa-born Scotland playmaker, 26, has been with the club since 2017. Capped […]

Randox in firing line

PREMIERSHIP Rugby are investigating a number of false positive Covid tests reported by testers Randox Health. Bath self-isolated after 19 players were thought to have […]

New deal for Danny

RUGBY SHORTS DANNY Care has signed a deal to extend his 15-year stay at Harlequins Care is third on Quins’ all-time list for appearances with […]