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Calum Clark: Saracens to sign Northampton Saints flanker

Saracens agree a deal to sign flanker Calum Clark from fellow Premiership side Northampton Saints this summer.

Ethan Waller: Worcester Warriors sign Northampton Saints prop for 2017-18

Worcester Warriors sign Northampton Saints loosehead prop Ethan Waller for the 2017-18 season.

Rugby-Jones replaces Warburton as Wales Captain

LONDON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Lock Alun Wyn Jones was named as the new Wales rugby union captain on Tuesday, taking over for the Six Nations from flanker Sam Warburton who filled the role for six years.

Jones succeeds Warburton as Wales captain

Lock Alun Wyn Jones takes over from Sam Warburton as Wales captain for the 2017 Six Nations.

The Battle for the Back-Row

Scotland's back row selection options are one of the more complex headaches faced by Vern Cotter. Do we need a 7 at 7, or indeed a 6 at 7, or a ball-carrying 8? Iain Hay takes a look at the numbers. The post The Battle for the Back-Row appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.

Rugby-RFU probing tactics leak by Sale player

Jan 17 (Reuters) - The Rugby Football Union (RFU) is investigating a complaint by Sale Sharks that one of their players leaked confidential team information to Bristol Rugby prior to their Premiership clash this month.

Jack Nowell: British and Irish Lions call a possibility, says Rob Baxter

England winger Jack Nowell has the ability to be selected for the British and Irish Lions, says Exeter head coach Rob Baxter.

'Howley should be bold with Wales squad selection'

Wales boss Rob Howley should be bold in his 2017 Six Nations selection, says ex-Wales and Lions wing Dafydd James.

Pro12: Dan Jones signs Scarlets contract extension 'for next few years'

Fly-half Dan Jones signs a contract extension that will keep him at Scarlets for what the region describe as "the next few years".

Rugby-England confident Hartley will be fit for Six Nations

LONDON, Jan 16 (Reuters) - England rugby coach Eddie Jones said on Monday he is confident Dylan Hartley will be ready to captain the side when the Six Nations kicks off early next month.

Dylan Hartley: Eddie Jones confident England captain will be fit for the Six Nations

England head coach Eddie Jones believes Dylan Hartley will be fit to captain England in the Six Nations after his six-week ban.

Sale Sharks report two players to RFU over Bristol information leaks

The RFU confirm they are investigating a complaint from Sale over a leak of team information before a game with Bristol.

'Warburton still important for Wales even if no longer captain'

Scrum-half Lloyd Williams says Sam Warburton will be integral to Wales in the Six Nations whether or not he is captain.

WP Nel: Edinburgh hold 'positive' talks over Scotland prop's future

Edinburgh hope to retain Scotland prop WP Nel, and expect to decide on coach Duncan Hodge's future by the end of the season.

Champions Cup: Sale Sharks boss annoyed by sin-bin decision at Toulon

Sale boss Steve Diamond criticises the officiating in their loss at Toulon after Kieran Longbottom's yellow card.

Rugby-European Rugby Challenge Cup group stage Fixtures

Jan 16 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the European Rugby Challenge Cup Group Stage matches FRIDAY, JANUARY 20 FIXTURES (GMT) Edinburgh Rugby v Timisoara Saracens (1935) SATURDAY, JANUARY 21 FIXTURES (GMT) Brive v Newport Gwent Dragons (1400) Worcester...Show More Summary

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