European Champions Cup: Saracens v Clermont Auvergne postponed

England international Maro Itoje had surgery on the fractured jaw he suffered against Harlequins on Sunday European Champions Cup Pool 1 Venue: Allianz Park Date: Sunday, 10 December Kick-off: 15:15 GMT Coverage: Commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and local radio Saracens’ European Champions Cup fixture against Clermont Auvergne at Allianz Park on […]

Dylan Hartley: Northampton Saints skipper says club ‘must climb out of hole’

Dylan Hartley (left) had been on international duty with England before the Newcastle loss Northampton Saints skipper Dylan Hartley says the club is in a “hole” which it has to climb out of. Since topping the Premiership at the end of September they have lost five straight league games, including Friday’s home defeat by Newcastle. […]

What has Gatland learned from Wales’ autumn Tests?

Williams scores Wales’ opening try Well, all’s well that ends well. Wales and Warren Gatland’s autumn of trials, tribulations and a host of injuries has ended with a third consecutive home win against South Africa. That comes after they were beaten by Australia and New Zealand while experimenting with selection and attacking formations; disrupted by […]