Richard Birkett

Wasps veteran Richard Birkett forced to retire
Wednesday 17th October 11:23

Veteran Wasps lock Richard Birkett has been forced to retire from the game because of a neck injury.

Cipriani commits to Wasps
Friday 6th March 11:23

Danny Cipriani has ended speculation over his future by signing a new deal at Wasps, along with 12 of his team-mates.

McGeechan - no complaints
Tuesday 23rd September 17:20

Wasps director of rugby Ian McGeechan refused to criticise the RFU's decision to ban James Haskell for one game.

One-match ban for Haskell
Tuesday 23rd September 11:11

Wasps back-row star James Haskell will miss the Guinness Premiership clash with Leicester after being banned for one week.

Tigers are a different animal
Wednesday 7th September 18:55

Richard Birkett expects Leicester to be a stronger side than Saracens.

Features

Phil Edwards explains why England's World Cup dreams will not be over if they lose their next two games

Phil Edwards explains why England's World Cup dreams will not be over if they lose their next two games

If England are to have any chance of launching a successful assault on the Everest that is next year's World Cup, then the widespread feeling seems to be that they simply have to win their next two games.

Pro12 Highlights

Pro12 Highlights

Highlights of all the Pro12 action, including Ulster's win over the Ospreys and Treviso's draw with Leinster.

Back Ireland to continue their winning ways

Back Ireland to continue their winning ways

It has been fairly even between Ireland and Australia in the last six meetings, three wins to Australia, two Irish victories and a draw, but recent form comes down in Ireland’s favour, with eight wins from nine contrasting to Australia's three victories in nine.

Experts & Blogs

Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards

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