Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Ireland ended French hopes of the Six Nations Grand Slam on Sunday as they fought off a fierce France second-half comeback to draw 17-17.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
The names Collins and Umaga are revered in New Zealand rugby, especially so at Wellington Regional Stadium where the duo were stalwarts for the Super Rugby Hurricanes, local provincial side and the All Blacks.
Monday, February 27, 2012
Ireland coach Declan Kidney refused to get carried away by Ireland's 42-10 victory over Italy at Lansdowne Road on Saturday to claim their first win of this year's Six Nations tournament and end a run of three successive home defeats.
Wales snatched a dramatic 19-12 win over England to win the Triple Crown and keep their hopes of a Six Nations Grand Slam alive at Twickenham here on Saturday.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
French coach Philippe Saint-Andre on Sunday said that next weekend's Six Nations clash against Scotland would be a pivotal moment in his first tournament as the national handler.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Wales overcame a sluggish start to crush an error-prone and ill-disciplined Scotland 27-13 in the Six Nations on Sunday and make it two wins from two.
Monday, February 13, 2012
Saturday's Six Nations encounter between France and Ireland was called off because of a frozen pitch, 10 minutes after the game had been due to kickoff.
England topped Italy 19-15 in falling snow at Stadio Olimpico on Saturday, earning out a second straight win from two matches in Six Nations rugby.
Saturday, February 11, 2012
Scotland are so confident of playing Wales at their own game in a Six Nations clash in Cardiff on Sunday, they've asked for the Millennium Stadium's roof to be closed in a bid to ensure ideal conditions.
Thursday, February 9, 2012
Toulouse lock Yoan Maestri says cleaning up his act on the pitch is the reason why he has made the progress required which sees him rewarded with his first start for Rugby World Cup finalists France at the Stade de France on Saturday against Ireland.