European Rugby Challenge Cup
Newcastle kept their Aviva Premiership playoff dreams alive with a dramatic 35-30 victory over Sale, whose own hopes of a top-four finish took a hit.
Global insurance brokers Gallagher have been confirmed as new title sponsors of English rugby union's Premiership.
Sale Sharks have expressed disappointment at the Rugby Football Union disciplinary judgement regarding Denny Solomona's four-week ban for verbally abusing another player, but they will not appeal the decision.
Injury to Danny Cipriani marred Sale Sharks' glorious 28-27 victory over Wasps as Steve Diamond's side climbed into the top six in the Aviva Premiership.
Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond has insisted the decision against Denny Solomona is worrying as the panel who made judgement had no evidence of wrongdoing by the two-time capped England winger.
Sale winger Denny Solomona has been banned for four weeks after being found guilty of verbally abusing Worcester fly-half Jamie Shillcock.
England wing Denny Solomona will appear before a disciplinary hearing next week after being charged with verbally abusing a Worcester player during Sale's Aviva Premiership victory over the Warriors last Saturday.
Sale Sharks boosted their Aviva Premiership top-four hopes following a dominant 58-25 triumph over Worcester Warriors at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Sale winger Marland Yarde has spoken out about his exit from Harlequins, former teammates Chris Robshaw and his hopes of making a comeback to the England squad ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Scotland international wing Byron McGuigan has signed a new contract with Aviva Premiership club Sale Sharks.
England winger Denny Solomona has signed a new four-year deal with Aviva Premiership side Sale Sharks, keeping him at the club until 2022.
Zach Mercer's late try and a nerveless conversion from James Wilson clinched a 33-32 home victory for Bath against Sale in the Aviva Premiership.
Saracens moved to the top of the Aviva Premiership table following a 13-3 triumph over Sale Sharks at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Sale Sharks survived a late fightback from London Irish to come away with a narrow victory at the Madejski Stadium courtesy of a Josh Strauss try.
Nafi Tuitavake scored in the last minute to put Northampton in pole position to qualify from Pool 3 of the Anglo-Welsh Cup following a 24-20 triumph over Sale at the AJ Bell Stadium.
European rugby is back as the quarterfinal line-ups are finalised. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.
Connacht booked their place in the quarterfinals of the Challenge Cup after a 24-24 draw with Worcester.
European rugby is back for 2018 as the quarterfinal line-ups are finalised. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.
Joe Marler will discover his Six Nations fate Tuesday evening after the Harlequins prop and Sale back row TJ Ioane were both called to appear in front of a disciplinary panel.
Joe Marler's sending-off proved pivotal as Faf de Klerk's late penalty helped Sale Sharks secure a 30-29 victory over 14-man Harlequins at the AJ Bell Stadium.
A strong second-half performance from the Gloucester pack earned the hosts a deserved 20-16 win over Sale in front of a sell-out crowd at Kingsholm.
Former Australia international James O'Connor created one try and scored another as Sale Sharks made it three successive Aviva Premiership victories with a 32-9 triumph over Bath at the AJ Bell Stadium.
European rugby is back with another stacked fixture list. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.
Ollie Thorley scored a try in each half as Gloucester came from behind to claim a 33-26 bonus-point win over Zebre in European Challenge Cup Pool Three, while there was also wins for Newcastle, Sale and Worcester.
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