Kevin Sinfield managed to raise a whooping £2.2m for Motor Neurone Disease Association by organizing the '7 in 7 Challenge'. His inspiration behind the donation drive was his ex Leeds teammate Rob Burrow who was diagnosed with the disease. Sinfield completed 7 marathons in the space of 7 days...
Nic Evans has called for more research to be done on the effects of concussion in women's rugby to take the sport to "a better place so that it can continue". A study has recently revealed that women are affected more than men when it comes to concussions. Evans...
Researchers have made a breakthrough discovery where the saliva of elite rugby players has been used to diagnose concussions. Samples have been taken of players suffering head injuries before and after the game. Certain molecules are known as biomarkers will determine whether a player has suffered a concussion or...
The Rugby Football Union has said that England's dismal showing at the Six Nations will come under "brutally honest analysis". The post-championship debrief will conclude in mid-April after the English finished in the fifth position in the Six Nations competition. Losses to Scotland, Ireland and Wales meant that this...
Scotland is facing selection constraints ahead of their Six Nations clash with France and their fly-half Finn Russell has said that they cannot dwell on the issue. The Scottish will be missing a number of key English-based players after their Six Nations clash was postponed due to a coronavirus...
The prospect of a women's British and Lions team was hailed by world cup winner maggie Alphonsi and called it a game-changer for the rugby unon. Insurance company Royal London is conducting a study to examine the feasibility of the project and will post the results at the end...
South Africa Rugby and The British and Irish Lions have decided to go ahead with their scheduled tour with the venue remaining the same. It was announced that the original dates reserved for the series will remain unchanged. Australia had offered to host the series but the lions declined...
Ireland's Bundee Ai has been hit with a four-game ban after a high tackle on Billy Vunipola in their Six Nations game. Aki was red-carded on the 63-minute mark for a controversial tackle on the Saracens Number 8. He has been handed a six-week ban which will rule him...
The club have confirmed that boss Daryl Powell will leave the role as Castleford boss at the end of the season, Powell has led the team to a Challenge Cup Final appearance as well as a maiden Grand Final appearance in 2017. He went on to lead the club...
Thomas Leuluai is set to take over the captaincy of the Wigan Warriors for the new Super League season. Leuluai was offered a one-year extension by the Warriors at the end of last season and has now been handed captaincy after Sean O'Loughlin brought the curtains down on his...