Ireland's hopes of hosting the 2023 Rugby World Cup are boosted after Italy withdraw their bid.
Bristol's Welsh scrum-half Martin Roberts is to be sidelined for 12 weeks after dislocating his elbow.
Scottish Rugby has confirmed that Alan Solomons has decided to end his time as Edinburgh Rugby Head Coach The post In his wisdom, Alan Solomons steps down appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.
United States back-row Langilangi Haupeakui is to join Glasgow Warriors, subject to a visa and medical.
How Sale prop Keiran Longbottom battled back from two surgeries and learned to run again while getting used to Manchester life.
Scotland head coach Vern Cotter will return to France with Top 14 outfit Montpellier next summer.
LONDON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Former England flanker Richard Hill has been appointed senior team manager of the national side by head coach Eddie Jones, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) said on Wednesday.
England head coach Eddie Jones appoints 2003 World Cup winner Richard Hill as England team manager.
Alan Solomons steps down as head coach of Edinburgh, with Duncan Hodge appointed acting head coach.
The Scottish Rugby Union is to ask members to allow it to put Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh Rugby up for sale.
Sept 28 (Reuters) - Ireland and Connacht prop Nathan White has been forced to retire from professional rugby on medical advice after suffering a concussion injury in March.
Owen Farrell may not be fit to return to action until mid-October say Saracens, but Northampton report Dylan Hartley is on the mend.
Sept 28 (Reuters) - English coaches need to gain experience outside the domestic game if they are to put themselves in contention to take charge of the national side, Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Ian Ritchie has said.
Ireland and Connacht prop Nathan White retires from professional rugby on medical advice following a concussion he sustained in March.
Edinburgh and Scotland fly-half Duncan Weir faces a spell out of action after suffering a fractured jaw against Munster.
Sept 27 (Reuters) - Winger Chris Ashton is determined to regain his place in the England squad after being handed a 13-week ban last week for biting an opponent.