Rugby Union Weekly: End-of-season awards – Player of season, young star and breakthrough player

Saracens are only the second team after Leicester to secure a second Double Wales won the Grand Slam and ruled the Six Nations. Leinster retained the Pro14 title, but were pushed by Glasgow. And Saracens were crowned champions of Europe and the Premiership for the second time in four seasons. Another stellar season of rugby […]

England enjoy double over Barbarians as men’s XV follow up Red Roses’ victory

Marcus Smith scored 26 points for the men’s XV against Barbarians A young England men’s XV produced an entertaining performance to beat the Barbarians and follow up the women’s team’s earlier victory at Twickenham. England women put in a dominant display to claim victory in their first match against the invitational side. Lark Davies crossed […]

Wales line up Barbarians double-header

Warren Gatland and Wayne Pivac are both from New Zealand Wales are preparing an historic Barbarians double-header at the Principality Stadium this autumn. Warren Gatland is in line to coach the Barbarians men in Wayne Pivac’s first Wales match in charge after the World Cup in Japan. The Barbarians are also set to face Wales […]