Daly set to make England debut

February 24, 2016 0
Elliot Daly could be set to make his England debut in Saturday's Six Nations match against Ireland after being picked in Eddie Jones' 23-man squad. The uncapped Wasps centre is making his first appearance in the matchday 23 after Bath star Ollie Devoto was ruled out of the third round of the Championship due to concussion.…

England side off to a winning start

February 6, 2016 0
How does that saying goes...."It was not pretty, but...." is the perfect way to sum up the match between England and Scotland on Saturday night as both teams starter there campaign for the 2016 Six Nations. England bullied Scotland to win the match 16-9 after leading 7-6 at halftime. It was a winning start however…

France scrape through against Italy

February 6, 2016 0
Only a penalty separated France and Italy in the first game of the 2016 RBS Six Nations championship when France won the game 23-12 in Paris on Saturday. Plisson kicked a late penalty to give France a must needed win over Italy in a hard-fought Six Nations opening match. That the match was decided by…

RBS Six Nations Preview, Round 1

February 6, 2016 0
The 2016 Six Nations will be kicking off this weekend and after a disappointing World Cup last year in England from the guys up north they all will want to have a good Six Nations as everyone is building again towards Japan 2019. This first weekend of matches will see two great matches with England…

French coach Noves have four debutants for Six Nations opener

February 5, 2016 1
France will have four debutants when they start their 2016 Six Nations campaign against Italy this weekend. Paul Jedrasiak, Sébastien Bezy, Jonathan Danty and Virimi Vakatawa will all take the field for the first time in the French colors on Saturday. There are three more uncapped players – Camille Chat, Jefferson Poirot and Yacouba Camara –…

Jones name his first England side for Six Nations

February 5, 2016 0
Eddie Jones have named his first side for England after taking over as head coach in December last year with Dylan Hartley that will lead England in the Six Nations. Jones have decided on Owen Farrel at inside centre and Care will start with the nine jumper. Marler was named at the loosehead prop and…

Experience Six Nations squad for Wales

January 19, 2016 0
Wales coach Warren Gatland has named a 37-man squad that will take on the quest for the Six Nations in 2016 which only see one uncapped player in Aled Davies and Tom James and Josh Turnbull that have been recalled. James and Turnbull last represented Wales in 2010 and 2014 respectively although James did form…

Cotter pick his Six Nations sqaud

January 19, 2016 0
As the northern hemisphere are gearing up for the 2016 Six Nations, coaches are starting to get there squads together  to see who will be crown champions this year. Scotland coach Cotter has named uncapped props Fagerson and Sutherland in his 35-man squad for the Championship. Fagerson, only twenty years old are one of four…

Kockott and Bastareaud not making France Six Nations sqaud

December 30, 2015 6
France head coach Guy Novès has named his first squad since being installed in the role, with 30 players included ahead of the Six Nations. Rory Kockott, Sebastien Tillous-Borde, Mathieu Bastareaud and Noa Nakaitaci are four players missing after France's dismal World Cup campaign. François Trinh-Duc, Paul Jedrasiak, Sébastien Bezy, Yacouba Camara, Hugo Bonneval, Jonathan…

A crazy, moving Six Nations finale

March 22, 2015 2
Good luck to future endings of the Six Nations. 2015's will be remembered as arguably the greatest day in the history of this old competition. A bewilderingly brilliant trio of matches made rugby on the continent at Test level fun again. This was pure entertainment - 221 points in a single round is a Six…

England and Wales get wins in Six Nations

March 15, 2015 3
England and Wales secured wins over Scotland and Ireland respectively on Saturday as the Six Nations returned from a one week break. By: Jacques Nortier England 25 Scotland 13. England kept their hopes alive in the race for this year’s Six Nations and also secured the Calcutta Cup when the beat Scotland 25-13 in a…

Six Nations glory means little at World Cup

March 2, 2015 0
England and Ireland are the only unbeaten teams after two rounds of the Six Nations for a number of reasons writes John Mitchell for ESPNscrum.com They are both prepared to build scoreboard pressure by taking the three points when on offer and can create pressure with ball in hand when they enter the opposition 22. They…

Wales, Italy and Ireland win in Six Nations

March 1, 2015 6
Dan Biggar's second-half try was enough for Wales to edge past France 20-13 in a nervy affair at the Stade de France. While Wales dominated territory and possession in the first half, their biggest advantage was Leigh Halfpenny, who was virtually flawless from the kicking tee, unlike opposite number Camille Lopez. [video width="640" height="360" mp4="http://www.ruggaworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/France-v-Wales-Official-Short-Highlights-Worldwide-28th-Feb-2015.mp4"][/video]…

The Perfect 6 Nations Fantasy team

February 26, 2015 0
With the annual 6 Nations tournament rapidly approaching the half way mark, we take a look at the best 15 players for their position that the northern hemisphere sides have to offer...by Alex Lewis From prop to full back and everything in between, here is a team that would give any of the southern giants a…

Nowell in England squad for Ireland

February 25, 2015 0
Exeter Chiefs wing Jack Nowell has replaced Jonny May of Gloucester in a 26-man England training squad to prepare for Sunday's clash with Ireland. Nowell, who featured in all five matches during last season's tournament, inspired his club to a 32-21 victory over Harlequins on Saturday after spending the preceding week at Pennyhill Park with…
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