British and Irish Lions 2021 Tour Fixtures

Lions Tour Fixtures

The fixtures for the British and Irish Lions tour of South Africa were confirmed yesterday, with two tests at altitude in Johannesburg and the other in Cape Town. Here is the full schedule? 3 July - DHL Stormers (Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town) 7 July - South Africa Invitational (Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium,

Gallagher Premiership 2019/20: Round 5 Talking Points

Maro Itoje

The Premiership got back underway this week with wins for Sarries, Chiefs, Saints, Worcester and Quins with a draw between Bristol and London Irish. We return to Europe this weekend in what is a somewhat disjointed Premiership season with another fixture not till 20th December, but nonetheless here are some

Gallagher Premiership 2019/20: Round 5 Results

Jonny May

It was another tricky round of unpredictable results in Round 5, as we had a brief return to the Premiership before the Champions Cup resumes this weekend. Here are the results and Superbru predictability for context: Bath 12-25 Saracens, 88% Exeter 38-3 Wasps, 96% Northampton 36-13 Leicester, 94% Worcester 20-13 Sale, 45% Bristol 27-27 London Irish,

Heineken Champions Cup 2019/20: Round 2 Talking Points

Andy Farrell

Irish internationals lead the way as Clermont downed at noisy Kingspan Ireland's new head coach Andy Farrell was an interested observer at the Kingspan on Friday night, and he will have been satisfied with what he saw as Ulster's Irish contingent produced a big display to down French giants Clermont in

Saracens Statement on Behalf of Nigel Wray


Here is a statement from Saracens confirming they will not appeal the sanctions imposed for breaching the Premiership Rugby Salary Cap. Saracens today confirms that it is not going to appeal the recent ruling of the independent panel in relation to salary cap breaches. Any review or further appeal would be a

Heineken Champions Cup 2019/20: Round 1 Results

Leinster Rugby

We have an article on the key learnings from Round 1 under construction, so for now here are the results for the weekend along with the Superbru predictability. Gloucester 20-25 Toulouse - 51% Bath 16-17 Ulster - 42% Glasgow 13-7 Sale - 59% Leinster 33-19 Treviso - 96% La Rochelle 12-31 Exeter 60% Ospreys 13-32 Munster