Best Of The Weekend: England Fails To Fire In Opening Autumn Win

Agustin Creevy

England need late Rokoduguni try for breathing space against ArgentinaWhat better way to kick off a first England-focussed Best of the Weekend article than with the first England game of the autumn? Unfortunately, it was not a game to write home about.England had named a side with an experienced core,

Autumn Internationals 2017: Round 1 Predictions

Jonathan Sexton

Each week, we'll look at the key games in the Autumn Internationals, with a brief preview and prediction for each.Make sure you join our Predictor league on Superbru and we'll see who really knows their stuff:Predict November InternationalsItaly v Fiji Fiji beat Italy in the summer, but I don't think they've

Best Of The Weekend: Tigers Beat Champions, Falcons Still Soaring

Ben Youngs

May's fine form helps Tigers beat championsBeing as it was the official 150th anniversary game of Wasps, I was intending to write about their fixture against Bath first. However, it was a particularly dull affair, which was infuriatingly disappointing for the hosts, so I shall leave that with a short

Best Of The Weekend: All Blacks Smash Record Again, Newcastle Fail In American Adventure


Saints and Quins laugh in the face of detractorsNearly two years unbeaten at home in the Premiership against one of the league's poorest away teams should have resulted in a routine victory for Wasps against Harlequins. Not so. The 2012 champions turned up with a point to prove and got

Best Of The Weekend: Bath And Edinburgh Continue Surprise Starts

Jonathan Joseph

Premiership - Bath's resurgence stuns SarriesTodd Blackadder's slow revival of Bath seems to be picking up pace. After seeing off the team who pipped them to the playoffs last season (Tigers) in their first game, they have now dispatched the European champions (Saracens) to continue their whirlwind start. A lacklustre