Rugby

1:07 PM GMT Finn Russell has been axed by Scotland ahead of their Six Nations opener against Ireland on Feb. 1 due to disciplinary reasons. In a statement released on Thursday, Scottish Rugby said: “Stand-off Finn Russell will play no further part in preparations for Scotland’s Six Nations opener against Ireland, having been disciplined for
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8:05 AM GMT A disciplinary panel report that found Saracens guilty of salary cap breaches states the Premiership club’s owner Nigel Wray entered into ventures with players totalling £1.3 million, Sky News reported. Reigning English and European champions Saracens were docked 35 points and fined £5.36m in November, and will be relegated from the top
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4:57 PM GMT Saracens are keen for the disciplinary panel report that found the Premiership champions guilty of persistent salary cap breaches to be published in full, new club chairman Neil Golding said on Wednesday. Premiership Rugby (PRL) announced last weekend that Saracens will be relegated from the top flight at the end of the
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Jan 22, 2020 Premiership Rugby (PRL) said on Wednesday they will release the disciplinary panel report that found Saracens guilty of persistent salary cap breaches after the club said they had no objection for it to be made public. English and European champions Saracens will be relegated from the top flight at the end of
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12:00 PM GMT Eddie Jones has called up nineuncapped players for England’s 2020 Six Nations squad. As England start their next cycle towards the 2023 Rugby World Cup, Jones has left out nine of the 31-man squad named for their journey to the 2019 final. Jones promised to regenerate the squad after they fell in
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9:16 AM GMT (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) Melbourne assistant Jason Ryles will make his role with England rugby union permanent, leaving the Storm at the end of the 2020 NRL season to join coach Eddie Jones. Ryles has been a regular visitor in the England camp over the past three years at the invitation
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2:22 PM GMT England and Saracens back-row Billy Vunipola is a doubt for the 2020 Six Nations after suffering a suspected broken forearm. Eddie Jones will select his 35-man England squad for the Six Nations on Monday, with Vunipola now a doubt for the side’s tournament opener against France on Feb. 2. The 27-year-old forward
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7:37 PM GMT Premiership champions Saracens will be relegated at the end of the 2019-20 season for salary cap breaches, the league announced on Saturday. Saracens were deducted 35 points in this season’s league table and fined £5.3 million in November after an independent disciplinary panel said Saracens failed to disclose player payments in each
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11:11 AM GMT Saracens could face relegation from the Premiership if they fail to prove they are under the salary cap this year. Photo by Bob Bradford – CameraSport/Getty Images Saracens interim chief executive Edward Griffiths has said that no decision has been made on the club’s future amid reports that the club are on the
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1:43 PM GMT Scotland international Richie Gray will return to Glasgow Warriors ahead of the 2020-21 season, the club announced on Thursday. The second-rower, who began his career with the Warriors and re-joins from French Top14 champions Toulouse on a two-year deal, marks the first signing by incoming head coach Danny Wilson. The 30-year-old made
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