Wales scrum-half Webb out of Six Nations

Rhys Webb toured New Zealand with the 2017 British and Irish Lions, playing in two Tests Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb has been ruled out of the Six Nations with a knee injury. The omission of the 31-times capped Webb adds to Wales’ already lengthy injury list. Head coach Warren Gatland has eight front-line players missing […]

England duo Brown and Robshaw ‘borderline’ for Italy game

Brown (left) and Robshaw (centre) featured in England’s last fixture against Samoa in November Flanker Chris Robshaw and full-back Mike Brown are doubts for England’s Six Nations opener against Italy. Robshaw, 31, has a back injury, while his Harlequins team-mate Brown, 32, is hampered by blurred vision, taking England’s injury list to 16 players. Head […]

Ospreys sack head coach Tandy

Steve Tandy (centre) with Ospreys backroom staff Gruff Rees and Allen Clarke Ospreys have parted company with head coach Steve Tandy after six years. Tandy, 38, replaced Sean Holley in February 2012 and led the Ospreys to the Pro12 title later that season, the only silverware of his reign. “This is not a decision that […]