Scott Williams back after Wales’ Tyler Morgan blow

Scott Williams and Tyler Morgan are long-term Wales rivals Wales Autumn internationals Dates: 11 Nov-2 Dec Venue: Principality Stadium Opponents: Australia, Georgia, New Zealand, South Africa Coverage: Live on BBC One or BBC Two Wales & S4C, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentary. […]

Rokoduguni called up by England after Daly injury

Rokoduguni made his Test debut for England in a defeat to New Zealand as part of the 2014 autumn internationals Bath winger Semesa Rokoduguni has been called into the England squad as a replacement for the injured Elliot Daly for the autumn internationals. Rokoduguni, 30, who has two caps, will fly to the training camp […]

Gloucester beat Bath in thrilling finish

Ed Slater’s try for Gloucester in additional time helped set up a rare away win Aviva Premiership Bath (8) 21 Tries: Rokoduguni 2 Con: Priestland Pens: Priestland 3 Gloucester (5) 22 Tries: Heinz 2, Slater Cons: Williams 2 Pen: Williams Gloucester snatched a dramatic victory against Bath in the Premiership West Country derby to register […]

Saracens beat London Irish to go top

Mako Vunipola went over early on for Saracens Aviva Premiership Saracens (13) 44 Tries: M Vunipola, Farrell, L Williams, Wyles, Earle 2 Cons: Farrell 4 Pens: Farrell 2 London Irish (6) 13 Try: Paice Con: Bell Pens: Bell 2 Saracens returned to the top of the Premiership with a convincing victory over London Irish at […]

Marler set to be available for Australia match

Joe Marler will be free to face the Wallabies on 18 November, if selected Joe Marler will be available for England’s second autumn international against Australia, after the decision to spread his three-week ban over a four-week period was reversed. Prop Marler was suspended for striking on Wednesday, and a European Professional Club Rugby disciplinary […]

Magnus Bradbury stripped of Edinburgh captaincy, Fraser McKenzie steps up

Fraser McKenzie takes over from Magnus Bradbury as Edinburgh captain Magnus Bradbury has been stripped of the Edinburgh captaincy following an internal investigation into an off-field incident. The Scotland back-row, 22, missed the recent European Challenge Cup win over London Irish with a head injury suffered during a fall on a night out. Fraser McKenzie […]

John Hardie: Scotland flanker suspended from duty for alleged cocaine use

Hardie started Edinburgh’s Challenge Cup win at London Irish last week Scotland flanker John Hardie’s suspension from Edinburgh and Scotland duty is because of alleged cocaine use, BBC Scotland understands. Scottish Rugby announced on Friday that Hardie would not be considered for selection pending an internal investigation. The union said in a statement that it […]