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BBC to broadcast live Scotland against New Zealand, Australia and Samoa

The BBC will broadcast live Scotland's autumn Test series against New Zealand, Australia and Samoa from Murrayfield.

Exeter Chiefs 24-15 Glasgow Warriors

Exeter eventually came out on top in a frenetic  European Champions Cup encounter at their Sandy Park home, and inflict a season’s first defeat on Dave Rennie’s Warriors, writes Iain Hay. The post Exeter Chiefs 24-15 Glasgow Warriors appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.

Wales scrum-half Webb has binding Toulon deal, says owner Boudjellal

Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal says Rhys Webb has signed a contract and would face a financial penalty if he tried to get out of it to save his Wales career.

Rugby-Webb could still change mind over Toulon move - Gatland

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Wales coach Warren Gatland is disappointed that he will not be able to pick Rhys Webb under the new qualification rules but said it was not too late for the scrumhalf to change his mind about a move to Toulon.

Rugby-Wales hooker Baldwin feared losing left hand after lion bite

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Wales hooker Scott Baldwin has said he feared losing his left hand to an infection after being bitten while petting a lion in South Africa last month.

Rugby-Hansen defends 'hard working' Sonny Bill against media 'haters'

SYDNEY, Oct 17 (Reuters) - All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has defended Sonny Bill Williams from criticism in New Zealand media, praising the midfielder's 'hard work' on the field after a long comeback from an Achilles injury.

Rugby-Wallabies lock Rodda ruled out for rest of season

MELBOURNE, Oct 17 (Reuters) - The Wallabies have suffered a heavy injury blow in the leadup to the final Bledisloe Cup match against the All Blacks, with lock Izack Rodda to undergo shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season.

Rugby-Gatland rules out another Lions tour, hits back at O'Brien

LONDON, Oct 17 (Reuters) - Warren Gatland has ruled out guiding the British and Irish Lions on another tour and said Ireland flanker Sean O'Brien's criticism of the coaching during the drawn series in New Zealand had played a part in his decision.

Gatland 'done' with Lions after abuse in New Zealand

Wales boss Warren Gatland says he "won't subject himself" to taking charge of the British and Irish Lions in 2021.

I could have lost my hand - Baldwin on lion bite

Wales hooker Scott Baldwin tells the BBC Rugby Union Weekly podcast he could have lost a hand after being bitten by a lion.

Scott Baldwin says he could have lost his hand after it was bitten by a lion

Ospreys and Wales hooker Scott Baldwin says he could have lost his hand after being bitten by a lion in South Africa.

Wales policy change 'a blow' for Toulon-bound Webb

Scrum-half Rhys Webb is surprised and disappointed he will be ineligible to play for Wales next season because of a new rule.

Rugby-Test Australia v New Zealand Fixture

Oct 16 (Gracenote) - Fixture from the Test match between Australia and New Zealand on Saturday in Brisbane, Australia SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21 FIXTURES (GMT) Australia v New Zealand (0900)

James Wilson: Bath sign former Northampton Saints back on short-term deal

Bath sign experienced former Northampton Saints utility back James Wilson on a three-month contract.

Andrew Durutalo: Worcester Warriors sign USA flanker from Championship side Ealing

Premiership strugglers Worcester Warriors sign USA flanker Andrew Durutalo from Championship side Ealing Trailfinders.

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