US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has arrived unannounced in Kabul, tasked with making assessment of the stalemated Afghan conflict as the Trump administration weighs up America’s military strategy in.. Source: Euronews English -
Known for his prickly toughness as a blindside flanker, "Super Maro" played every minute of England's Six Nations campaign. With both versatility and consistency in the arsenal, the 22-year-old hopes.. Source: World Rugby -
Growing in stature, Romania went into their fixture against Georgia knowing a win over the Lelos would seal a first title since 2010. World Rugby went behind the scenes with the squad in Bucharest to.. Source: World Rugby -
The UK’s Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have met survivors of the 2015 Paris attacks on the second day of their visit to the French capital. The royal couple visited the symbolic military museum of.. Source: Euronews English -
Five Gloucester Rugby players have been named in England's 28-man squad for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship taking place in Georgia.They retained their place after playing in England's recent Six.. Gloucester Citizen Also reported by •Gloucestershire Echo •Stroud Life
England's double Six Nations winning head coach Eddie Jones will be making a special appearance at a charity match in Lydney at the end of this month.Jones will be coaching a Wayne Barnes XV side.. Gloucestershire Echo Also reported by •Stroud Life •Gloucester Citizen
Greig Laidlaw is targeting a unique finish to his Gloucester career after winning his race to be fit for Saturday's European Challenge Cup semi-final against La Rochelle.The scrum-half was desperate to.. Gloucestershire Echo Also reported by •Gloucester Citizen •Stroud Life
England have named their 28-man squad for the World Rugby U20 Championship in Georgia and two Bath Rugby players have made the cut. Zach Mercer will play in his second world championship - having been.. Bath Chronicle
Considering they had such a poor Six Nations, there is a certain irony about the level of Welsh representation in Warren Gatland’s 41-man British and Irish Lions squad for the summer tour to New.. City A.M.
Ellis Genge will be Leicester Tigers' only representative on England's tour to Argentina this summer.Head coach Eddie Jones has announced a 31-man squad to travel to South America for two Test matches.. Leicester Mercury
Reappointed British and Irish Lions skipper Sam Warburton admitted he hung up on head coach Warren Gatland, believing the phone call regarding the captaincy was a prank by his Cardiff Blues.. City A.M.
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland insists there are hidden gains to be found in understanding New Zealand culture prior to tackling the daunting prospect of overpowering the world.. City A.M.
Gloucester star Ross Moriarty has been named in the British and Irish Lions squad to tour New Zealand. Moriarty has been a standout performer for the Cherry and Whites this season and starred for Wales.. Stroud Life Also reported by •Gloucester Citizen •Gloucestershire Echo
Greig Laidlaw has returned to full training and is available again for Gloucester in time for their European Challenge Cup semi-final against La Rochelle.The club captain has been out since suffering.. Stroud Life Also reported by •Gloucester Citizen •Gloucestershire Echo