England

European stage chance for England's next number 10 to make their mark

With Owen Farrell announcing he will be stepping back from international rugby to protect his and his family’s mental health, which fly-half can put themselves to the front of the queue to replace the talismanic skipper?
9 December 2023

Owen Farrell's decision to take break from international rugby is underappreciated - Joe Marler

Joe Marler expressed regret over what he sees as a lack of recognition for Owen Farrell following the England skipper's decision to step down from Test match rugby.
6 December 2023

Owen Farrell's decision 'a watershed moment for the game' - Warren Gatland

Wales head coach Warren Gatland sees Owen Farrell's choice to take a break from international rugby as a signal highlighting the mistreatment faced by players and their families.
1 December 2023

Saracens boss Mark McCall slams 'shameful' treatment of Owen Farrell

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall has expressed his concerns regarding the treatment of Owen Farrell, which he believes should serve as a warning for the sport.
30 November 2023

England captain Owen Farrell pulls out of Six Nations 2024 to focus on mental well-being

England captain Owen Farrell will miss the upcoming Six Nations tournament next year to prioritise his and his family's mental well-being.
29 November 2023

England and Northampton back-row Lewis Ludlam to join Toulon next summer

England and Northampton back-row Lewis Ludlam is set to become the latest player to join Top 14 next season according to a report.
28 November 2023

England flanker Tom Curry to miss Six Nations tournament

England and Sale Sharks flanker Tom Curry has been ruled out of the upcoming Six Nations tournament following a hip injury.
22 November 2023

Ben Earl set to be available for England's Six Nations campaign

Saracens star Ben Earl is expected to be available for England's Six Nations campaign next year.
21 November 2023

LJ Lewis Exclusive: Red Roses success gives us lots of good things to signpost our players to

The England U20s head coach chats to TRU's Ben King about unearthing the next generation of stars, the impact of a home World Cup in 2025 and the quality that lies within university rugby.
16 November 2023

England A to face Portugal in February

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed England A will be facing Portugal in February next year at Leicester Tigers Stadium.
7 November 2023

A new England: How will Borthwick's bronze medallists shape up in the future?

With the dust settling on the Rugby World Cup, thoughts in the northern hemisphere are beginning to turn towards the Six Nations so what can we expect from Steve Borthwick and England?
5 November 2023

England's Marlie Packer and Abby Dow nominated for World Rugby women's player of the year

England skipper Marlie Packer and wing Abby Dow are among the four nominees for the World Rugby's women's player of the year award.
3 November 2023

England wing Jonny May announces retirement from international rugby

England wing Jonny May has announced his decision to retire from international rugby with immediate effect.
31 October 2023

Rugby World Cup Highlights: Third Place Play-off: Argentina v England

England managed to hold off Argentina as they sealed a three-point victory at Stade de France to finish third in the Rugby World Cup. Here are the highlights from the encounter.
28 October 2023

Match Centre: Rugby World Cup Third Place-Off: Argentina 23-26 England

England finished their Rugby World Cup campaign with close 26-23 win over Argentina in the third place play-off at Stade de France on Friday.
28 October 2023

Ben Youngs - The boy from Holt RFC who will bow out an England 'legend'

Youngs will hang up his international boots following England's clash with Argentina and his former mentor at Holt RFC, Mike Bush, reflects on the career of one of their own.
27 October 2023

Using disappointment to end on a high - England will want to sign off from the World Cup on a positive note

Seven weeks after beginning their campaign against Argentina, Steve Borthwick's side will conclude their World Cup journey against the Pumas in Paris - and will be keen to end on a winning note.
27 October 2023

Ben Youngs to retire from international rugby after World Cup

England scrum-half Ben Youngs has announced that he will be retiring from international rugby at the end of the ongoing Rugby World Cup.
25 October 2023

Marcus Smith and Henry Arundell start for England in third-place play-off against Argentina

England head coach Steve Borthwick has made sweeping changes to the line up for their Rugby World Cup third-place play-off against Argentina.
25 October 2023

World Rugby to review South Africa hooker Bongi Mbonambi's alleged racial slur

World Rugby officially announced that they are conducting an investigation into the accusations made against Springboks hooker Bongi Mbonambi during the recently concluded Rugby World Cup semi-final against England.
23 October 2023