Six Nations

France release 14 players from Six Nations squad for weekend's club duty

France head coach Fabien Galthie has released 14 players from the training camp in Nice for club duty this weekend ahead of the opening round of the Six Nations clash against England on 2nd February.
24 January 2020

Sister act: ‘Tactically astute’ Rachel joins sibling Sarah in Six Nations squad

In recent years, Scotland have had a number of sisters playing for the women’s national team - the McMillans and the Nelsons immediately spring to mind - and now the Law siblings could be set to join that exclusive club.
24 January 2020

Finn Russell set to miss Scotland's Six Nations opener after 'a breach of team protocol'

Scotland will miss the services of fly-half Finn Russell in the opening game of the Six Nations tournament against Ireland at Aviva Stadium in Dublin following "a breach of team protocol".
23 January 2020

Billy Vunipola ruled out of England's Six Nations campaign

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall has confirmed that England international Billy Vunipola will miss the entire Six Nations campaign following a broken forearm.
23 January 2020

Liam Williams to miss Wales' Six Nations opener against Italy

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac has confirmed that fullback Liam Williams will miss the upcoming Six Nations opening game against Italy to be played at Principality Stadium on 1st February.
23 January 2020

Josh Hodge - The Six Nations apprentice

The headlines from Eddie Jones' Six Nations squad announcement may have surrounded Saracens and the salary cap saga, but for TRU, there was a name on the apprentice list which grabbed the attention.
22 January 2020

Eddie Jones and the weekend that changed rugby

Talking Rugby Union were given the opportunity to talk to England head coach Eddie Jones, along with many of the associated press, to discuss his Six Nations squad and how recent events at Saracens could affect him in the short-term future.
21 January 2020

Luca Bigi appointed Italy captain for Six Nations Championship

Italy have confirmed hooker Luca Bigi as captain for the upcoming Six Nations tournament that begins on 1st February.
21 January 2020

Eight-uncapped players in England's Six Nations squad

England coach Eddie Jones has named eight-uncapped players in the 34-man squad for the upcoming Six Nations campaign that kicks-off on 1st February.
20 January 2020

Steve Borthwick to leave England assistant coach role

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that England assistant coach Steve Borthwick will exit from his role at the end of the season.
20 January 2020

Price and Horne must 'step-up' to fill Laidlaw void - Rory Lawson

With the Six Nations fast approaching, TRU's Gary Heatly chatted to broadcaster and for Scotland international Rory Lawson about Gregor Townsend's options at nine.
17 January 2020

'Potentially exceptional' back-row leads list of new faces in Scotland squad

Every Scottish rugby supporter up and down the country was interested to see what changes head coach Gregor Townsend would make to his squad on Wednesday ahead of the Six Nations and after a poor World Cup campaign.
16 January 2020

Saracens prop Rhys Carre to miss Six Nations opener for Wales after three-week ban

Wales international Rhys Carre will miss the upcoming Six Nations tournament opener against Italy after he was banned for three weeks for his recent red-card incident while playing for his club Saracens.
16 January 2020

Johnny Sexton named Ireland captain for Six Nations

Ireland playmaker Johnny Sexton has been named the captain for his side's upcoming Six Nations 2020 tournament that kicks-off next month.
16 January 2020

BUCS Super Rugby 'now a real viable pathway' - Alex Keay

The BUCS Super Rugby competition resumes later this month and continues to go from strength-to-strength, according to Durham University Director of Rugby Alex Keay.
15 January 2020

Wales include Louis Rees-Zammit and Nick Tompkins in Six Nations squad

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac has named a 38-man squad for the upcoming Six Nations tournament that kicks-off in February.
15 January 2020

Stuart Hogg to lead Scotland in Six Nations 2020

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has named fullback Stuart Hogg as the captain for the upcoming Six Nations tournament.
15 January 2020

Five hopes for rugby in 2020

Now we're over a week into 2020, TRUs Joe Harvey has listed five of the things that he would like to see happen in rugby over this year.
9 January 2020

Joey Carbery ruled out of Ireland's Six Nations campaign

Munster head coach Johann van Graan has confirmed that Ireland fly-half Joey Carbery will miss the upcoming Six Nations tournament after failing to make sufficient recovery from a wrist injury.
8 January 2020

Charles Ollivon named France captain for Six Nations

France head coach Fabien Galthie has named Toulon flanker Charles Ollivon as the captain for the upcoming Six Nations tournament that kicks-off on 1st February.
8 January 2020