Three Bath Rugby players are back in the England squad for this Saturday's Six Nations clash with Wales at Twickenham.Read the full story ›
Tributes have flooded in for a rugby player who passed away following a training session.Read the full story ›
Gloucester Rugby have announced Jonny May will be out for the rest of the season to recover from surgery.
The winger sustained a knee injury playing against Harlequins at Twickenham, and underwent surgery this week to repair damage to a ligament injury in his left knee.
News | Following an operation on his left knee on Tuesday. Jonny May will be ruled out of the remainder of the 2015/16 campaign.
Gloucester have set a new record after 13 straight wins in the European Challenge Cup.
The defending champions beat Worcester by 27 points to 13 at Kingsholm tonight, putting them on course for a home fixture in the quarter-finals.
Steve Borthwick has spoken to the press for the first time since linking up with Bristol Rugby as their new forwards coach.Read the full story ›
In rugby, Gloucester clinched a win against Newcastle on the opening night of the premiership season. They won 39 to 27 with tries from Matt Kvesic and Charlie Sharples contributing to the Cherry and Whites' scoreline.
The World Cup may not have taken off for England, but the tournament's impact on the grass roots of the game has been successful.Read the full story ›
The funeral of the rugby player, Dan Hickey, takes place at midday near his home in Bristol.
Dan, who was 25, played for Bristol Saracens Rugby Club and died in an alleged hit-and-run in Clifton at the end of August.
The funeral takes place at St Bonaventure's Church in Bishopston.
It's hard to say which of the two decisions is the more controversial but England Head Coach, Stuart Lancaster, has decided to drop Bath fly-half George Ford to the bench for Saturday's world cup match against Wales and call-up Sam Burgess.
Ford has become the linchpin of England's back line in recent months - lauded for his attacking nous and creative vision. Yet he will be replaced in the starting XV by Owen Farrell for the crunch showdown at Twickenham.
Rumours of the move have received a media backlash in the last 24 hours after solid showings from Ford in the opening game against Fiji and the tournament warm-up games.
Meanwhile, Ford's Bath team mate, rugby league convert Sam Burgess, will start at centre despite only having played 112 minutes of international rugby union.
The final change to the starting line-up sees Gloucester forward replaced at number eight by Billy Vunipola after he lost his battle to recover from a knee injury.
Jonny May and Anthony Watson retain their starting berths, while Ford is joined on the substitute bench by Rob Webber.
Bath rugby player Sam Burgess could be in the starting line up for England's world cup match against Wales on Saturday (Sept 26th).
Burgess came on in England's opening game against Fiji and made an impressive impact against the physical side.
We caught up with Sam after the match.