Dorset & Wilts RFU U20 come up short against Exeter Chiefs Academy in entertaining game at Sandy Park Stadium

Dorset & Wilts RFU U20 come up short against Exeter Chiefs Academy in entertaining game at Sandy Park Stadium

The Green and Whites unbeaten start to the season came to an end against a strong Exeter Chiefs Academy XV The first time these two sides have competed provided an excellent opportunity for both squads to prepare for their competitive seasons. The Chiefs will start their Premiership U18 Championship season by hosting London Irish Academy […]

Daly & Hughes to miss start of Six Nations

Elliot Daly and Nathan Hughes were part of England’s Autumn international sides England will be without wing Elliot Daly and back row Nathan Hughes for at least half of the Six Nations, after a specialist confirmed the Wasps duo are out for between eight and 12 weeks. Both Daly, 25, and Hughes, 26, picked up […]

European Champions Cup: Leicester’s Manu Tuilagi and Leinster’s Cian Healy cited

Manu Tuilagi missed England’s autumn internationals after having surgery on a knee injury England centre Manu Tuilagi faces disciplinary action after being cited for a dangerous tackle in Leicester’s European defeat by Munster on Sunday. The 26-year-old was making his first appearance since suffering a knee injury on the first day of the season. Ireland […]

Dorset and Wilts Senior Mens County Squad Nominations 2018

Dorset and Wilts Senior Mens County Squad Nominations 2018

D&W currenty play in Division 3 in the Bill Beuamont County Championship and we are looking for nominations for this season’s County squad. Please provide nomiations by email to Dan Draper (dan68draper@gmail.com) by Monday 29th January 2018. Including: Name Position Email Mobile No Selected Players should ideally be available for a midweek training session from mid-April […]

Ex-France fly-half Michalak to retire after this season

Frederic Michalak scored 436 points for his country France’s all-time leading scorer Frederic Michalak will retire after this season with Top 14 side Lyon. The fly-half said the physical nature of the sport is getting “more and more difficult” for his 35-year-old body. Michalak, who retired from international rugby in 2015 after 77 appearances for […]

Daly scores twice to keep alive Wasps hopes

Elliot Daly scored a try in each half before being forced off with an ankle injury European Rugby Champions Cup Wasps (7) 21 Tries: Daly 2, Cruse Cons: Daly 2, Cipriani La Rochelle (0) 3 Pen: James Wasps kept alive their Champions Cup hopes with a 21-3 victory over La Rochelle at the Ricoh Arena […]