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#RBS Six Nations

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 9 March, 2020

Italy-wide sporting suspension leaves Serie A title race in chaos
# Coronavirus
From The42
# Coronavirus

Italy-wide sporting suspension leaves Serie A title race in chaos

Mar 9th 2020, 8:58 PM 8,951 Views 9 Comments

With all sporting activity in Italy shelved until 3 April at the earliest, Serie A has been left in chaos with Euro 2020 on the horizon.

# rbs-six-nations - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Biggar and Liam Williams set to be fit for Wales' England clash
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Biggar and Liam Williams set to be fit for Wales' England clash

Mar 3rd 2020, 10:13 PM 3,077 Views 1 Comment

The experienced duo are expected to be fit for a daunting trip to Twickenham.

# rbs-six-nations - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Finn Russell holds 'positive discussions' over Scotland return
# Hope
From The42
# Hope

Finn Russell holds 'positive discussions' over Scotland return

Mar 1st 2020, 10:47 PM 5,526 Views 1 Comment

The Racing 92 playmaker was disciplined for a ‘breach of team protocol’.

# rbs-six-nations - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Henry Slade emerges as a Six Nations concern for England
# Update
From The42
# Update

Henry Slade emerges as a Six Nations concern for England

Dec 29th 2019, 9:17 PM 4,913 Views 3 Comments

An injury sustained last weekend is expected to sideline the Exeter Chiefs centre for up to two months.

# rbs-six-nations - Friday 29 November, 2019

Wales re-name entrance at Principality Stadium in honour of ex-coach Gatland
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Wales re-name entrance at Principality Stadium in honour of ex-coach Gatland

Nov 29th 2019, 5:41 PM 9,477 Views 9 Comments

The main entrance into the ground will be called ‘Gatland’s Gate.’

# rbs-six-nations - Friday 22 March, 2019

World Rugby urges tier-one nations to be open-minded about global championship
# Nations Championship
From The42
# Nations Championship

World Rugby urges tier-one nations to be open-minded about global championship

Mar 22nd 2019, 8:09 PM 5,432 Views 14 Comments

Rugby’s tier-one nations should have the future of the sport in mind when they consider World Rugby’s proposed changes, says Brett Gosper.

# rbs-six-nations - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

'One bad half and now everyone's questioning' - Vunipola defends captain Farrell
# Faith In Farrell
From The42
# Faith In Farrell

'One bad half and now everyone's questioning' - Vunipola defends captain Farrell

Mar 20th 2019, 12:51 PM 7,267 Views 7 Comments

Owen Farrell has come in for criticism since the draw with Scotland, but Billy Vunipola says it’s unwarranted.

# rbs-six-nations - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Scarlets trio sign new contracts after Wales' impressive Grand Slam heroics
# New Deals
From The42
# New Deals

Scarlets trio sign new contracts after Wales' impressive Grand Slam heroics

Mar 19th 2019, 6:56 PM 7,176 Views 4 Comments

The Scarlets have signed up Wales trio Jonathan Davies, Ken Owens and Rob Evans to new deals.

# rbs-six-nations - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Grand Slam winners Wales dominate Six Nations Player of the Championship shortlist
# Shortlist
From The42
# Shortlist

Grand Slam winners Wales dominate Six Nations Player of the Championship shortlist

Mar 17th 2019, 8:50 PM 11,392 Views 9 Comments

The six-man shortlist for the Six Nations’ Player of the Championship award features four Wales players and two from England.

Jones sees Twickenham collapse as 'a great lesson' for England
# Learning Curve
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# Learning Curve

Jones sees Twickenham collapse as 'a great lesson' for England

Mar 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 9,436 Views 9 Comments

The hosts squandered a 31-point lead and needed a last-gasp try to snatch a draw against Scotland.

# rbs-six-nations - Saturday 16 March, 2019

O'Shea insists Italy will hurt 'more than ever' after France defeat
# Missed Opportunities
From The42
# Missed Opportunities

O'Shea insists Italy will hurt 'more than ever' after France defeat

Mar 16th 2019, 4:38 PM 8,338 Views 6 Comments

The Azzurri once again ended their Six Nations campaign without a win.

# rbs-six-nations - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Wales motivated to seize Grand Slam chance - Gatland
# Chasing Glory
From The42
# Chasing Glory

Wales motivated to seize Grand Slam chance - Gatland

Mar 14th 2019, 6:59 PM 3,054 Views 2 Comments

The Dragons can complete a Six Nations whitewash this weekend and head coach Gatland is pleased with his players’ attitude.

Final Six Nations start for Fofana among six France changes from Ireland defeat
# Comme Ci Comme ça
From The42
# Comme Ci Comme ça

Final Six Nations start for Fofana among six France changes from Ireland defeat

Mar 14th 2019, 11:21 AM 6,914 Views 10 Comments

The Clermont centre will start as the French look to sign off on a poor campaign with victory in Rome.

# rbs-six-nations - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Warburton hails 'brilliant' Gatland for transforming Welsh rugby
# Legacy
From The42
# Legacy

Warburton hails 'brilliant' Gatland for transforming Welsh rugby

Mar 13th 2019, 11:58 AM 4,892 Views 12 Comments

Gatland has won three Six Nations titles, two Grand Slams and reached the semi-finals of the 2011 World Cup.

# rbs-six-nations - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Fortune on Wales' side as Gatland's men march on towards 'dream'
# 6 Nations
From The42
# 6 Nations

Fortune on Wales' side as Gatland's men march on towards 'dream'

Mar 9th 2019, 6:08 PM 9,312 Views 13 Comments

Next Saturday in Cardiff should be tasty.

# rbs-six-nations - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

'No doubt' Welsh players distracted by merger talk, says Gatland
# Shadow
From The42
# Shadow

'No doubt' Welsh players distracted by merger talk, says Gatland

Mar 5th 2019, 2:44 PM 6,997 Views 6 Comments

Warren Gatland has called for people to ‘take a breath’, and insists the proposed Welsh rugby restructure is region-led, not WRU-led.

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 4 March, 2019

Russell back in contention for Scotland but Hogg ruled out of Wales clash
# Mixed Bag
From The42
# Mixed Bag

Russell back in contention for Scotland but Hogg ruled out of Wales clash

Mar 4th 2019, 1:03 PM 3,263 Views 2 Comments

The Glasgow fullback is still recovering from a shoulder injury sustained in a challenge by Peter O’Mahony.

Itoje, Robshaw and Joseph return to England squad
# BIG GUNS
From The42
# BIG GUNS

Itoje, Robshaw and Joseph return to England squad

Mar 4th 2019, 11:16 AM 3,579 Views 1 Comment

Itoje has been missing since England’s big win over Ireland, while Robshaw has played just four matches since returning in January.

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 25 February, 2019

Six Nations over for England lock Lawes
# Lock Out
From The42
# Lock Out

Six Nations over for England lock Lawes

Feb 25th 2019, 9:16 AM 6,910 Views 11 Comments

The Northampton second row will be out for four weeks with a calf injury.

# rbs-six-nations - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Dropping Parra and Lopez nothing to do with their criticism of coaching, insists Brunel
# Ouais D'accord
From The42
# Ouais D'accord

Dropping Parra and Lopez nothing to do with their criticism of coaching, insists Brunel

Feb 19th 2019, 1:04 PM 5,889 Views 12 Comments

The French head coach described the move as ‘a sporting choice’.

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 18 February, 2019

Injury from O'Mahony challenge rules Hogg out of Scotland's trip to France
# Indisponible
From The42
# Indisponible

Injury from O'Mahony challenge rules Hogg out of Scotland's trip to France

Feb 18th 2019, 2:49 PM 8,523 Views 29 Comments

Gregor Townsend has added six players to his squad ahead of Saturday’s game in Paris.

# rbs-six-nations - Friday 15 February, 2019

Wales won't be fazed by Eddie Jones' mind games, insists Neil Jenkins
# Tidy
From The42
# Tidy

Wales won't be fazed by Eddie Jones' mind games, insists Neil Jenkins

Feb 15th 2019, 10:23 AM 3,593 Views 9 Comments

It’s ramping up ahead of the game in Cardiff next weekend.

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 11 February, 2019

'We're playing the greatest Welsh side ever. We're going to have to be at our absolute best'
# Best Of The Best
From The42
# Best Of The Best

'We're playing the greatest Welsh side ever. We're going to have to be at our absolute best'

Feb 11th 2019, 7:30 AM 5,721 Views 8 Comments

England may be top of the Six Nations table after two bonus-point wins, but Eddie Jones is wary of a Wales team that has won 11 straight.

# rbs-six-nations - Sunday 10 February, 2019

'We definitely played some good rugby at times': Hat-trick hero May delighted as England hammer France
# Demolition
From The42
# Demolition

'We definitely played some good rugby at times': Hat-trick hero May delighted as England hammer France

Feb 10th 2019, 8:22 PM 7,286 Views 10 Comments

A hat-trick from Jonny May helped England to a second bonus-point victory in the Six Nations at Twickenham.

May's hat-trick helps hammer France as England move one step closer to Grand Slam
# Rampant
From The42
# Rampant

May's hat-trick helps hammer France as England move one step closer to Grand Slam

Feb 10th 2019, 5:12 PM 13,379 Views 40 Comments

Eddie Jones’ men were 44-8 winners this afternoon, with wing May scoring three of his side’s six tries at Twickenham.

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 28 January, 2019

'I truly believe we can win the Six Nations,' says Scotland's Stuart Hogg
# High Hopes
From The42
# High Hopes

'I truly believe we can win the Six Nations,' says Scotland's Stuart Hogg

Jan 28th 2019, 9:09 PM 8,036 Views 15 Comments

The full-back believes his side are on the path to ‘something incredibly special’.

# rbs-six-nations - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Halfpenny, Davies and Williams set to miss Wales' Six Nations opener with France
# Tweaks And Valleys
From The42
# Tweaks And Valleys

Halfpenny, Davies and Williams set to miss Wales' Six Nations opener with France

Jan 23rd 2019, 2:59 PM 4,081 Views 2 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny has been all but ruled out of Wales’ first two games in this year’s Six Nations as he recovers from a concussion.

# rbs-six-nations - Monday 21 January, 2019

Townsend forced to call four new players into Scotland's Six Nations squad
# Reinforcements
From The42
# Reinforcements

Townsend forced to call four new players into Scotland's Six Nations squad

Jan 21st 2019, 11:27 AM 4,989 Views 1 Comment

Hamish Watson has dropped out with a hand injury.

Excellent business as Exeter tie England trio down to new deals
# Chiefs
From The42
# Chiefs

Excellent business as Exeter tie England trio down to new deals

Jan 21st 2019, 8:29 AM 6,978 Views 11 Comments

Jack Nowell, Henry Slade and Luke Cowan-Dickie have all signed fresh two-year deals with the Premiership club.

# rbs-six-nations - Friday 18 January, 2019

'This is the first game but there's an extra layer because it's Ireland'
# Old Rivals
From The42
# Old Rivals

'This is the first game but there's an extra layer because it's Ireland'

Jan 18th 2019, 8:48 PM 30,336 Views 16 Comments

Billy Vunipola says England are ‘quietly confident’ as they prepare for their opening Six Nations game in Dublin.

# rbs-six-nations - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Vunipola backs Farrell to 'lead by example' in solo leadership role after Hartley absence
# Stepping Up
From The42
# Stepping Up

Vunipola backs Farrell to 'lead by example' in solo leadership role after Hartley absence

Jan 17th 2019, 8:14 PM 4,074 Views 5 Comments

Billy Vunipola believes Owen Farrell can thrive as captain in the absence of Dylan Hartley during the Six Nations.

# rbs-six-nations - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Scotland Six Nations squad includes seven uncapped players
# New Additions
From The42
# New Additions

Scotland Six Nations squad includes seven uncapped players

Jan 16th 2019, 11:00 AM 4,514 Views 10 Comments

Hookers David Cherry, Jake Kerr and Grant Stewart are among the uncapped players in Gregor Townsend’s selection.

# rbs-six-nations - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Halfpenny to see specialist as headaches persist after November concussion
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

Halfpenny to see specialist as headaches persist after November concussion

Jan 3rd 2019, 6:42 PM 10,925 Views 6 Comments

The Wales fullback was due to return against Cardiff Blues, but is ‘still picking up the odd issue’.

# rbs-six-nations - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Wales flanker hopeful for World Cup after sustaining serious knee injury
# Race Against Time
From The42
# Race Against Time

Wales flanker hopeful for World Cup after sustaining serious knee injury

Nov 28th 2018, 3:46 PM 6,609 Views 1 Comment

It is feared Ellis Jenkins suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage against the Springboks last weekend.

Blow for Munster's European rivals as Nowell suffers 'significant hamstring tear'
# Hamstrung
From The42
# Hamstrung

Blow for Munster's European rivals as Nowell suffers 'significant hamstring tear'

Nov 28th 2018, 3:38 PM 8,230 Views 12 Comments

Exeter will be without the England winger for a period of eight weeks.

# rbs-six-nations - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Four men summoned to English court in relation to Eddie Jones abuse
# Unsavoury Incident
From The42
# Unsavoury Incident

Four men summoned to English court in relation to Eddie Jones abuse

Apr 17th 2018, 2:41 PM 7,282 Views 0 Comments

British Transport Police have confirmed four men will appear in court on 16 May in relation to abuse aimed at England coach Eddie Jones.

# rbs-six-nations - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Jones will enjoy challenge of reviving England, insists Gregan
# The Drawing Board
From The42
# The Drawing Board

Jones will enjoy challenge of reviving England, insists Gregan

Apr 12th 2018, 6:32 PM 6,641 Views 6 Comments

England’s results have tailed off alarmingly, but George Gregan thinks they will soon be back to winning ways under Eddie Jones.

# rbs-six-nations - Sunday 11 March, 2018

England lose two forwards for Twickenham showdown with Ireland
# Six Nations
From The42
# Six Nations

England lose two forwards for Twickenham showdown with Ireland

Mar 11th 2018, 7:43 PM 17,754 Views 32 Comments

Nathan Hughes and Courtney Lawes have been ruled out of Saturday’s round five clash.

# rbs-six-nations - Friday 9 March, 2018

'Outstanding' Wales are not disrespecting Italy, insists O'Shea
# Only Way Is Up
From The42
# Only Way Is Up

'Outstanding' Wales are not disrespecting Italy, insists O'Shea

Mar 9th 2018, 5:56 PM 9,089 Views 3 Comments

Wales may have made 10 changes for the visit of Italy, but that is not a sign of disrespect according to Conor O’Shea.

# rbs-six-nations - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

England pair ruled out and captain Hartley doubtful for Six Nations clash with France
# Absentees
From The42
# Absentees

England pair ruled out and captain Hartley doubtful for Six Nations clash with France

Mar 6th 2018, 4:27 PM 9,339 Views 7 Comments

Wing Jack Nowell and openside Sam Underhill won’t feature in the penultimate game at the Stade de France this weekend.

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