Ireland’s five-match tour in New Zealand vs All Blacks and Maori All Blacks: how to watch live on Sky Sports | Rugby Union News

Johnny Sexton leads Ireland as captain on their New Zealand tour, live on Sky Sports Andy Farrell will lead Ireland to a first-ever win over the All Blacks on New Zealand soil this summer, exclusively live on Sky Sports. The tour will be Ireland’s first since a 2018 Series 2-1 win against the Wallabies in … Read more

Europe braces for blistering weekend heat in June

Rock and metal fans were sprayed with water at the Hellfest music festival in western France Spain, France and other Western European countries are bracing for a sweltering record-breaking June weekend on Saturday, with wildfires and warnings about the effects of climate change. The weather on Saturday will represent a peak of a heat wave … Read more

Danny Care ready for shock England comeback against Barbarians in Twickenham | Rugby Union News

Eddie Jones says non-cap international against the Barbarians is all about “chance” with Danny Care poised to complete his shocking comeback; Sunday’s game is an important part of England’s preparations for their three-Test series against Australia, live on Sky Sports Last updated: 17/06/22 14:01 hrs Danny Care is set to complete his shocking England comeback … Read more

Harlequins Andre Esterhuizen named player player of the year; Freddie Steward claims double prize | Rugby Union News

England and Leicester fullback Freddie Steward doubles down at the awards ceremony, while Tigers team-mate Chris Ashton is voted the season’s moment of breaking the Premiership’s all-time try-scoring record; Marlie Packer named England Women’s Player of the Year Last updated: 25/05/22 11:56 PM Harlequins center Andre Esterhuizen elected player of the year by his colleagues … Read more

England captain Sarah Hunter misses Six Nations Grand Slam decision maker against France | Rugby Union News

Hunter, 36, sustained the injury in Sunday’s 69-0 win over Ireland; England will meet France on Saturday in Bayonee at 2.15 pm Last updated: 26/04/22 2:58 PM Sarah Hunter will miss Saturday’s decider against France England captain Sarah Hunter will miss the Six Nations Grand Slam decider against France on Saturday with a rib injury. … Read more

Six Nations: Eddie Jones won’t be drawn on England future after third-place finish | Rugby Union News

England’s campaign ended with a 25-13 defeat to champions France which also saw the hosts claim the Grand Slam; The result confirmed a third-place finish for Jones’ side, but the Australian refused to answer questions about his future Last Updated: 20/03/22 12:01am Eddie Jones would not be drawn on his future after England’s loss to … Read more

Federico Martin Aramburu: Former Argentina rugby player killed in Paris | Rugby Union News

Former Argentina rugby player Federico Martin Aramburu fatally shot in the early hours of Saturday outside a Paris bar, according to French newspaper L’Equipe; Aramburu made 22 international appearances for his country Last Updated: 19/03/22 8:40pm Argentina’s Federico Martin Aramburu was killed in Paris early on Saturday, the Paris prosecutor’s office has said Former Argentina … Read more

france: At least 7 killed in explosion and fire in southern France

PARIS: At least seven people, including two children, have been killed in an explosion and subsequent fire that occurred in apartment buildings in southern France on Monday. Officials said a search is ongoing for at least two people who are missing. French Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin went to the site in the town of Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque … Read more