Glasgow thump Edinburgh to secure home Pro14 semi-final

Ali Price scored Glasgow’s second try at Scotstoun Pro14: Glasgow Warriors v Edinburgh Glasgow Warriors (20) 34 Tries: Johnson, Price, Matawalu, Seymour Cons: Hastings 4 Pens: Hastings 2 Edinburgh (3) 10 Try: Van der Merwe Con: Hickey Pen: Hickey Glasgow Warriors secured a home Pro14 semi-final with a bonus-point victory over Edinburgh, who missed out […]

Northampton win pushes Newcastle closer to drop

Tom Collins crossed three times for the visitors in the first half Gallagher Premiership Newcastle (3) 17 Tries: Ah You, Takulua Cons: Takulua 2 Pen: Takulua Northampton (24) 31 Tries: Collins 3, Mitchell Cons: Biggar 4 Pen: Biggar Newcastle Falcons’ relegation fears deepened as Northampton Saints held off a second-half revival from the hosts to […]

‘Hastings can be better than Russell – and Cruden isn’t coming to Glasgow’

Dave Rennie and Aaron Cruden worked together at the Chiefs in New Zealand Pro14: Glasgow Warriors v Edinburgh Venue: Scotstoun Stadium Date: Saturday, 27 April Time: 19:35 BST Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio Scotland 810MW/DAB/online; live text commentary on the BBC Sport Scotland website If Glasgow Warriors supporters had started dreaming about what life might […]

Watson ready for Bath comeback

Anthony Watson came off injured in England’s 24-15 defeat by Ireland in the 2018 Six Nations Gallagher Premiership Venue: AJ Bell Stadium Date: Friday, 26 April Kick-off: 19:45 BST Coverage: Live score updates on BBC local radio and on the BBC Sport website England’s Anthony Watson will make his first appearance for more than a […]

Rugby Football Union says more cases of positive tests reflects society use

The RFU has been publishing its annual anti-doping report since 2010-11 Four Premiership rugby players tested positive for cocaine last season, which the Rugby Football Union say reflects increasing drug use in society. There were three more cases in 2017-2018 compared to the previous campaign. “The positives reflect risks 18-35 year-olds are exposed to when […]