Rugby World Cup winner Thompson to donate brain for research
Rugby World Cup winner Steve Thompson, who was diagnosed with dementia aged 42, has pledged to donate his brain for research.
Saracens quartet out of England training camp
England boss Eddie Jones has named eight uncapped players in a 45-player squad for the next training camp, but there is no place in the mix for Saracens quartet Mako Vunipola, Billy Vunipola, Jamie George or the injured Elliot Daly.
Some merit in World 12s plan, but does rugby really need another format?
Disruption isn't always bad, especially when it comes to the old guard that largely continues to govern the rugby world. But is shoehorning in another format, this time the World 12s, really an answer to the game's issues?
Jones calls for swift action over Erasmus hearing
England head coach Eddie Jones has urged World Rugby to conclude their disciplinary process against South Africa director Rassie Erasmus quicker to set an example to the game.
England add Cockerill and Seibold to coaching staff
England coach Eddie Jones has added Richard Cockerill and Anthony Seibold to his coaching staff, England Rugby said on Friday.
England debutants impress in win over USA
England scored seven tries as a virtual reserve team beat a spirited United States 43-29 in an entertaining though ragged Twickenham clash on Saturday.
England name Smith fly-half in inexperienced side to face United States
England have included eight uncapped players in their starting line-up to play the United States at Twickenham on Sunday.
England add Robinson and Codling as coaches
Ed Robinson and Alex Codling will join England coach Eddie Jones' backroom staff for their summer series against the United States and Canada, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) said on Monday.
England to face USA, Canada in front of 10k fans
England will play tests against the United States and Canada in July in front of at least 10,000 spectators at Twickenham Stadium, the Rugby Football Union said on Monday.
Youngs pulls out of Lions tour for family reasons
England scrum-half Ben Youngs has ruled himself out for the British & Irish Lions tour of South Africa this year to spend more family time this summer.
England Rugby join social media boycott
England Rugby, Scottish Rugby, and Wales Rugby said on Thursday they would join football and other sports' social media blackout this weekend in a show of solidarity against online abuse.
Fans poll: Jones to captain Lions, Farrell on bench
A Vodafone survey has shown that supporters would like to see Alun Wyn Jones captain the British and Irish Lions in this summer's tour of South Africa while Owen Farrell has been dropped to the bench.
Ireland dominate England to finish 6N with win
A rejuvenated Ireland gave coach Andy Farrell the kind of performance he desperately wanted as they finished the Six Nations on a high by hammering England.
ESPN Rugby Pick'em Predictions: Wales on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam
As the final round of the 2021 Six Nations approaches, Wayne Pivac's Wales side are on the verge of history as they chase the Grand Slam. Tom Hamilton previews what's at stake in this weekend's games.
Six Nations: Beard returns for Wales; Scotland overhaul squad
The Six Nations weekend ahead, Wales recall Adam Beard as they seek the grand slam, Ireland face title holders England, and Scotland overhaul the squad against Italy.
Ringrose, Ryan ruled out of 6N clash vs. England
Ireland have confirmed that James Ryan and Garry Ringrose won't be available for their final Six Nations game against England after both picked up injuries.
England find another gear to halt France's Grand Slam charge in wondrous game of rugby
England left it late to secure victory against France in what was the game of the tournament. Tom Hamilton explores what this means for England going forward.
6N: England snatch late win against France
A late Maro Itoje try secured England a 23-20 victory over France in a Six Nations game full of high-speed, enterprising rugby at Twickenham on Saturday to leave the championship wide open.
ESPN Rugby Pick'em: England to edge past France
Tom Hamilton is back to help you out with your ESPN Pick'em choices as the Six Nations return this weekend.
France's Vakatawa returns to start vs. England
Virimi Vakatawa is back in the starting line-up as France gear up for their Six Nations clash against England at Twickenham on Saturday.
Malins replaces Daly for England-France clash
Max Malins will make his first start for England when they welcome Six Nations favourites France to Twickenham on Saturday.
Referee admits mistakes after England loss
French referee Pascal Gauzere has conceded he made mistakes in his handling of England's 40-24 defeat to Wales, according to World Rugby's head of match officials Joel Jutge.
England condemn online abuse after Wales loss
England Rugby condemned the online abuse directed at its players after prop Ellis Genge said he received death threats following Saturday's Six Nations defeat by Wales.
6N: Wales claim Triple Crown with England win
Wales remained on course for the most unlikely of Six Nations Grand Slams after they beat an indisciplined England 40-24 in a controversial match in Cardiff on Saturday.
ESPN Rugby Pick'em: England to stop Wales' winning run
There are just two Six Nations games this weekend due to COVID-19 but ESPN's Pick 'em goes ahead regardless and Tom Hamilton has your top picks for Round 3.
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