No Wales approach for backs coach Jones – Scarlets

Stephen Jones became part of Wayne Pivac’s Scarlets backroom staff in 2015 Scarlets say there have been no talks about backs coach Stephen Jones joining Wayne Pivac’s future Wales set-up. Scarlets coach Pivac will replace Warren Gatland after the 2019 World Cup in Japan and his regional assistant Jones has been linked with joining him. […]

No suitable Welsh successors to Gatland, says WRU chief

Welsh Rugby Union chief executive Martyn Phillips (right) said they were happy they had the right man in Pivac There were no Welsh coaches suitable to replace Warren Gatland after the next World Cup, says Welsh Rugby Union chief executive Martyn Phillips. Scarlets’ New Zealand-born coach Wayne Pivac has been appointed to succeed Gatland after […]

Nick Frisby: Glasgow Warriors sign Australia scrum-half

Frisby played five games for Australia in 2016, making his debut against England Glasgow Warriors have signed Australia scrum-half Nick Frisby on a two-year contract, subject to the 25-year-old receiving a visa and passing a medical. Capped five times, Frisby also has experience in the number 10 jersey. Having fallen out of favour at Super […]

Zimbabwe choosing to sleep on streets ‘anti-sports’, say Tunisia

The players slept outside after complaining about the accommodation The Tunisian Rugby Union has said it “strongly deplores” the “anti-sports and unethical actions” of Zimbabwe’s national team after they slept on the streets before a World Cup qualifier. Zimbabwe said they were were unhappy with the poor standard of their hotel. The Tunisian Rugby Union […]