Another three-time Lions tourist, Lawrence Dallaglio, has picked seven England players in his prospective British & Irish Lions starting lineup for their tour of South Africa.
Scotland ended their Six Nations campaign on a positive note by claiming a 14-10 away victory over Wales on Saturday.
South African-born Scotland wing Duhan van der Merwe says he wants to improve as a Test player now that his ‘nervous and emotional’ international debut is out of the way.
South African-born lock David Ribbans has been included in England’s 36-man squad for the revised 2020 Test season.
Ireland kept their Six Nations title hopes very much alive with a 50-17 bonus-point victory over Italy in Dublin on Saturday.
Four South Africans, including uncapped duo Duhan van der Merwe and Oli Kebble, have been included in Scotland’s 40-man squad for the revised 2020 Test season.
French Rugby president Bernard Laporte appears to have leaked the return date for the Six Nations tournament.
Joe Marler, Manu Tuilagi and Mohamed Haouas have been cleared to play as soon as the season resumes after a secret Six Nations disciplinary review permitted them to serve their bans during the coronavirus shutdown.
The Money Man and Mark Keohane discuss the Sharks’ victory over the Stormers at Kings Park, Johan du Toit’s tackle on Louis Schreuder and look at how the coronavirus has impacted the sporting world.
Alun Wyn Jones is set to equal Richie McCaw’s world record of 148 Test caps after he was named in Wales’ starting lineup for Saturday’s match against Scotland in Cardiff.