Scotland ease past Russia to set up showdown in Yokohama

George Horne's hat-trick helped Scotland hammer Russia 61-0.
9 October 2019

Scotland make 14 changes for encounter against Russia

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has made 14 changes to the starting line-up for their must-win World Cup game against Russia to be played on Wednesday at Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa.
8 October 2019

Ireland move to top of Pool A after blanking Russia 35-0

Ireland bounced back from their defeat against Japan as they blanked Russia 35-0 in their World Cup encounter at Kobe Misaki Stadium on Thursday.
3 October 2019

Jonathan Sexton to captain Ireland against Russia

Ireland have received a much-needed boost ahead of their upcoming World Cup clash against Russia with Jonathan Sexton declared fit after recovering from a thigh injury.
1 October 2019

Second half dominance saw Samoa overcome Russia with 9-34 bonus-point victory

A strong second half performance from Samoa saw them kick-start their World Cup campaign with a 9-34 bonus point win over Russia at Kumagaya Rugby Stadium on Tuesday.
24 September 2019

Matsushima shines as Japan begin with win over Russia

Hosts Japan kicked off the Rugby World Cup with a victory over Russia.
20 September 2019

Rugby World Cup Pool A Preview

Ireland, Scotland, Japan, Samoa and Russia will contest Pool A in the Rugby World Cup.
18 September 2019

Charlie Beckett Column: 'Miracle of Moscow'

Charlie Beckett discusses *that* night against Russia and the upcoming Championship campaign.
18 September 2019

France overcome Russia to clinch first leg of Women's Sevens Grand Prix Series

France managed to resist Russia in the final with a 12-19 triumph as they went on to clinch the first leg of the 2018 Rugby Europe Women's Sevens Grand Prix Series in Marcoussis.
1 July 2018

Russia qualify for 2019 Rugby World Cup

Russia have progressed to the 2019 World Cup as Europe 1 after World Rugby has sanctioned Spain, Belgium and Romania for fielding ineligible players.
16 May 2018

Great Britain Royals claim victory at the Gdynia Sevens

Great Britain Royals beat Great Britain Lions 26-14 in the final of the Gdynia Sevens in Poland, but Russia tops the overall standings to claim the Rugby Europe Sevens Grand Prix Series title.
18 July 2016

Rugby Europe Sevens Grand Prix Series continues in Exeter

The Summer of Sevens continues with Olympic hopefuls in action in South-West England
6 July 2016

France claim Rugby Europe Women’s Sevens title

22-12 Cup final win over Russia seals victory in Kazan
13 June 2016

Great Britain make sevens debut at Rugby Europe Moscow Sevens

Great Britain kicked off their 2016 Olympic sevens challenge by making their debut at the Rugby Europe Sevens Grand Prix in Moscow this weekend.
7 June 2016

Romania take on Russia in key European Nations Cup 2016

The European Nations Cup returns this weekend with its third round of matches, three exciting games all streamed live and free of charge on, the new digital streaming service from Rugby Europe, the governing body responsible for the promotion, development, administration and management of international competitions for the 48 member unions across Europe
24 February 2016

November Autumn Internationals Round 4 Preview

The November Autumn Rugby Internationals Round 4 features ten mouth-watering matches including the All Blacks vs Ireland match which is sure to see history made
22 November 2013

Finding the next Argentina: Tier 2 nation's quest for parity

Rugby is often referred to as a global game, implying its tentacles stretch into every continent. In fact, it is global in appeal but it is far from globally competitive.
20 November 2012

Rugby World Cup Match Report - Ireland 62 - 12 Russia

Declan Kidney had made 10 changed to the side that started in the shock defeat of Australia, but the side gelled from the offset, immediately causing Russia some problems
25 September 2011

Rugby World Cup Match Preview - Ireland vs Russia

Ireland will look to continue their good form against minnows Russia at the Rotorua International Stadium.
24 September 2011

Rugby World Cup Match Report - Italy 53-17 Russia

Italy sent a stark warning to their group C rivals today as they eased to a nine try victory over Russia.
20 September 2011