Category: Six Nations

A crazy, moving Six Nations finale

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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…

The Perfect 6 Nations Fantasy team

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…

Nowell in England squad for Ireland

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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…

Cuthbert left out for France

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Wales winger Alex Cuthbert has been dropped for Saturday’s Six Nations clash with France, as Liam Williams keeps his place on the wing. Wales have made four changes with North, Samson Lee, Luke Charteris and Scott Baldwin all coming into…

Six Nations Quickie

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  The Six Nations continue this week after a break….We look at the news coming from the North… Castro ruled out after dog bites nose Italy prop Martin Castrogiovanni will miss Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Scotland after being bitten…

Preview RBS Six Nations Round 2

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England versus Italy (“Live” on SS6 at 16:20) Fresh from surprising many in Cardiff, but not themselves, England will look to keep their foot on the gas against Italy this Saturday. Stuart Lancaster has the luxury of being able to select…

One change for Wales to take on Scotland

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Wales have made one change for Sunday’s Six Nations clash against Scotland, with Liam Williams replacing George North on the wing. Scarlets back Williams will win his 20th cap at Murrayfield. North is currently symptom-free and whilst nearing the conclusion…

RBS Six Nations Week 1 results

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  The Six Nations started this weekend and although much was expected from the top teams in Europe, except the Friday night game between Wales and England. England showed some character in coming from behind at halftime, 16-9 to win…

Kockott gets first start for France

Rory Kockott will make his first start for France in their Six Nations opener against Scotland after being preferred to Morgan Parra. The Castres scrum-half came off the bench in all three November Tests, but will start after Sébastien Tillous-Borde…

6 Nations Preview: Ireland

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Will it be back-to-back titles for the Irish or is Six Nations life after BOD going to have a delayed impact? Injuries to key personnel will be a worry for fans in what is looking like a difficult campaign ahead.…

6 Nations Preview: England

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The Six Nations kicks off next weekend and this one will be a cracker as each of the six nations will want to get everything in place to stake a claim for the World Cup in September, an no more…