Six Nations considers selling stake to CVC

Ireland won the Six Nations title with a match to spare in 2018 The Six Nations is considering an offer from private equity firm CVC to sell a stake in rugby’s oldest championship. It is believed it could provide a windfall of more than £100m to each union but would mean partly surrendering control of […]

Farrell ‘wouldn’t like to face England’s backline’ – see team to play Italy

Joe Cokanasiga will make his first Six Nations start against Italy Six Nations: England v Italy Venue: Twickenham, London Date: Saturday, 9 March Kick-off: 16:45 GMT Coverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentary online. England captain Owen Farrell says he would not like […]

‘Zero doubt’ clubs breach salary cap

Ryan Walkinshaw took over at Kingsholm following the death of his father Tom in 2010 Former Gloucester owner Ryan Walkinshaw claims owners of rival Premiership clubs admitted to him that they had broken Premiership salary cap rules. Premiership Rugby are investigating allegations in the Daily Mail that questioned whether champions Saracens complied with the rules. […]