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British and Irish Lions 2017: Gatland non-committal on Henderson Test hopes

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland refuses to be drawn on the likelihood of Iain Henderson being involved in Saturday's second Test against New Zealand in Wellington.

Rugby-'Orange'. Yellow. Penalty. Coaches disagree over Henderson's card

WELLINGTON, June 27 (Reuters) - Wellington Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd thought opposing lock Iain Henderson's tackle on Jordie Barrett deserved an "orange" card, while his British and Irish Lions counterpart Warren Gatland reckoned it warranted just a penalty.

Quins lock Reddish retires after concussion

Harlequins lock Mark Reddish is forced to retire from rugby for medical reasons after suffering a concussion.

5 positives to take from Scotland’s defeat to Fiji

We never like to be miserable about Scottish rugby here (yeah right) so let's pick over the positives to be taken from that final game against Fiji. Because it's better than doing player ratings... The post 5 positives to take from Scotland’s defeat to Fiji appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.

UPDATE 1-Rugby-Hurricanes storm back to snatch draw with Lions

WELLINGTON, June 27 (Reuters) - The Wellington Hurricanes launched an extraordinary comeback by scoring two tries while British and Irish Lions lock Iain Henderson was in the sinbin and snatched a 31-31 draw in the visitors' final midweek match of their New Zealand tour on Tuesday.

Rugby-British & Irish Lions 31 Wellington Hurricanes 31 - Tour match result

June 27 (Reuters) - British and Irish Lions drew with the Wellington Hurricanes 31-31 (halftime 23-7 Lions) in the eighth game of their 10-match tour at Wellington Regional Stadium on Tuesday.

Rugby-Springboks skipper Whiteley out for two months

JOHANNESBURG, June 27 (Reuters) - South Africa captain Warren Whiteley faces up to two months on the sidelines with a pelvis injury, ruling him out of the rest of the Super Rugby season and possibly the opening matches of the Rugby Championship, his team said on Tuesday.

British and Irish Lions: Jerome Kaino defends his style of play

New Zealand flanker Jerome Kaino insists there was no malice or intent behind his challenge on British and Irish Lions scrum-half Conor Murray.

Rugby-All Black Kaino fends off accusations of dirty play

WELLINGTON, June 27 (Reuters) - The All Blacks have continued to fight off questions about intentionally targeting British and Irish Lions scrumhalf Conor Murray in the first test with loose forward Jerome Kaino repeating the team's denial on Tuesday.

Soccer-Norwegian championship results and standings

June 26 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the Norwegian championship matches on Monday Monday, June 26 Stromsgodset IF 1 Molde 1 Sunday, June 25 Aalesund 5 Odd Grenland 1 Rosenborg Trondheim 3 Sogndal 0 Sarpsborg 08 1 Brann Bergen 1 Stabaek 1 Kristiansund BK 4 Tromso 1 Sandefjord Fotball 1 Viking Stavanger 1 FK Haugesund 1 Saturday, June 24 Valerenga Oslo 3 L

Rugby-Super Rugby Fixtures

June 26 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the Super Rugby matches FRIDAY, JUNE 30 FIXTURES (GMT) Sharks v Bulls (1700) Jaguares v Southern Kings (2305) SATURDAY, JULY 1 FIXTURES (GMT) Cheetahs v Stormers (1305) Lions v Sunwolves (1515)

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