Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan v Russia

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan v Russia

Ambitious Japan coach Jamie Joseph is eyeing history as the hosts prepare to kick-off the Rugby World Cup against Russia in Tokyo on Friday.     The Brave Blossoms caused an almighty...

Hugo Bonneval out for 4-6 months

Hugo Bonneval out for 4-6 months

Toulon have today confirmed that Hugo Bonneval has sustained an injury during training and will be on the sidelines for 4-6 months.   The fullback reptured a tendon last Thursday and is scheduled...

Skipper McInally can be catalyst for Scotland - Hastings

Skipper McInally can be catalyst for Scotland - Hastings

Captain Stuart McInally can be a catalyst for Scotland at the Rugby World Cup, according to former captain Gavin Hastings.     Scotland begin their campaign on Sunday against Ireland in a...

I've had better birthdays, says Gatland after Howley's Wales exit

I've had better birthdays, says Gatland after Howley's Wales exit

Wales' Rugby World Cup squad have pulled together after the shock of backs coach Rob Howley being sent home from Japan over an alleged breach of betting regulations.       On Tuesday,...

The experts' tips for success in Japan

The experts' tips for success in Japan

Ahead of the Rugby World Cup, three Omnisport writers take a look at the main talking points for the tournament in Japan.       It is little surprise to see powerhouses New Zealand...

Selecting a RWC 2019 XV with just one player from a country

Selecting a RWC 2019 XV with just one player from a country

With the Rugby World Cup is just days away and we can look forward to seeing some of the greatest talents from around the world come together and compete.      Here's a combined...