Geordan Murphy: Leicester Tigers appoint interim boss as new head coach

Geordan Murphy’s Leicester have lost eight consecutive matches in all competitions Premiership club Leicester Tigers have appointed interim boss Geordan Murphy as their head coach. The 40-year-old, who won eight league titles with Tigers as a player, had been in caretaker charge since Matt O’Connor’s sacking on 3 September. The ex-Ireland and British and Irish […]

Leicester hopes all but ended by Racing defeat

Racing 92 full-back Simon Zebo has made 35 appearances for Ireland European Rugby Champions Cup – Pool Four Leicester: (11) 11 Tries: Worth Pens: Ford (2) Racing 92: (24) 34 Tries: Iribaren, Imhoff (2), Vakatawa Cons: Russell (4) Pens: Russell (2) Leicester’s hopes of reaching the Champions Cup knockout stages are all but over after […]

Leinster end Bath hopes of Champions Cup progress

Johnny Sexton has signed a new deal with the IRFU, meaning he will play for Ireland and Leinster until 2021 European Rugby Champions Cup – Pool 1 Leinster: (28) 42 Tries: Conan, O’Loughlin, Lowe, Byrne, Leavy, Gibson-Park Cons: Sexton (5), Byrne Bath: (10) 15 Tries: Louw, Underhill Cons: Wilson Pens: Wilson Champions Cup holders Leinster […]