Champions Cup 2019/20: Players to Watch

Ruan Ackermann

With the Champions Cup starting this weekend soon after the thrilling climax to the World Cup, it's a good time to look ahead at some of the most exciting players on offer. Many standout players from the global stage will most likely be in action again this weekend but there

Unpredictable Gallagher Premiership season continues

Charles Piutau

Here are the results from the weekend's Gallagher Premiership fixtures, along with the percentage that predicted the result on Superbru. Sale 28 - 18 Wasps - 82% Bath 22 - 13 Northampton - 21% Gloucester 12 - 21 Saracens - 43% Harlequins 14 - 19 Worcester - 9% London Irish 36 - 11 Leicester Tigers

Gallagher Premiership 2019/20: Round 4 Predictions

Gallagher Premiership

After the revelations this week regarding Saracens' breach of the salary cap, I wondered whether to bother with these predictions. The integrity of the tournament has been totally undermined, it's not a level playing field, and in that context, is there really any point in following it? If Saracens had put their

RWC2019: Team of the Tournament

Tendai Mtawarira

1. Tendai Mtawarira Springboks centurion Mtawarira may have started the tournament on the bench, but his performances over the course of the World Cup campaign saw him soon reclaim the No.1 jersey he had held for so long before. Some impressive performances  in the pool stages proved enough to persuade coach

Saracens charged for breaching Salary Cap


Huge Gallagher Premiership news today, with Saracens fined £5m and docked 35 league points for breaching the salary cap. Here is the statement from Premiership Rugby: PREMIERSHIP RUGBY can confirm that an independent disciplinary panel has reached a decision in respect of charges brought against Saracens Rugby Club for alleged breaches of

Rugby World Cup Reflection

Mt Fuji

So it ends... After a whirlwind six weeks, we have the misfortune of having to wait another 4 years until the world comes together to celebrate its greatest sport. Another 4 years until we get to watch the giants of the Southern Hemisphere take on those of the Northern. Another 4