Sam Burgess

NRL: Fan apologises to Sam Burgess after stick incident
Wednesday 16th April 09:20

A female fan has apologised to England forward Sam Burgess for attacking him with the stick of a flag following an NRL match in Australia.

Leeds Rhinos star Rob Burrow backs Sam Burgess to be a rugby union success
Thursday 20th February 12:14

Rob Burrow says Sam Burgess will be a great success in rugby union whatever position he ends up lining up in, while reiterating that it is still a massive loss to rugby league.

Aviva Premiership: We'll call Sam Burgess shots, insists Bath coach Mike Ford
Tuesday 18th February 15:29

Bath say they will call the shots over Sam Burgess's development after financing his big-money switch to rugby union.

Steve McNamara: Rugby League losing its 'jewel in the crown' in Sam Burgess
Monday 17th February 14:47

England coach Steve McNamara says rugby league is losing its "jewel in the crown" with Sam Burgess switching codes to union with Bath.

Salford Red Devils' Marwan Koukash: I will bring Sam Burgess back to rugby league
Monday 17th February 14:39

Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash says he wants to bring Sam Burgess back to rugby league when his contract with Bath expires.

Stuart Lancaster: Sam Burgess faces race against time to make World Cup squad
Monday 17th February 13:48

Stuart Lancaster has welcomed the news of Sam Burgess' switch from rugby league to union, but admits the 25-year-old faces a battle to force his way into his England side in time for the 2015 World Cup.

England rugby league coach Steve McNamara feels Sam Burgess would do well in union
Friday 7th February 11:57

Sam Burgess would be a success if he switched codes from rugby league to rugby union, according to England head coach Steve McNamara.

South Sydney Rabbitohs: No rugby union approach for England forward Sam Burgess
Thursday 6th February 09:02

South Sydney Rabbitohs have denied that Sam Burgess is set to switch codes to rugby union.

Rugby League World Cup: England's Sam Burgess defends brother George
Sunday 24th November 13:54

Sam Burgess has sprung to the defence of his younger brother George for his role in England's last-gasp defeat by New Zealand.

Rugby League World Cup: Sam Burgess believes England can beat New Zealand
Friday 22nd November 09:45

Sam Burgess insists New Zealand can be beaten ahead of Saturday's mouth-watering World Cup semi-final and that it is vital England keep hold of the ball at Wembley.

Rugby League World Cup: Sam Burgess not worried by Australia press criticism
Saturday 9th November 08:52

England ace Sam Burgess is taking little notice of criticism in Australia's press that he is a 'thug' ahead of Saturday's World Cup clash with Fiji.

World Cup: Ireland prop Brett White expecting big things from England's James Graham
Thursday 31st October 16:33

Ireland prop Brett White believes the loss of Sam Burgess for Saturday's World Cup clash will be offset by the return of James Graham.

Rugby League World Cup: Australia centre Greg Inglis warns Sam Burgess
Wednesday 30th October 15:31

Australia centre Greg Inglis believes his South Sydney team-mate Sam Burgess must clean up his act after becoming the first player to receive a ban at the World Cup.

Rugby League World Cup: Steve McNamara defends Sam Burgess' disciplinary record
Tuesday 29th October 17:20

England coach Steve McNamara has defended the disciplinary record of Sam Burgess after the forward was banned for Saturday's World Cup clash with Ireland.

Rugby League World Cup: Australia identify Sam Burgess as main England threat
Thursday 24th October 13:26

Australia have identified Sam Burgess as England's main threat in Saturday's World Cup opener at the Millennium Stadium.

NRL: England international Sam Burgess handed two-match ban for "squirrel-grip" tackle
Tuesday 13th August 08:21

England international Sam Burgess has been slapped with a two-match ban after pleading guilty to a "squirrel-grip" tackle.

George Burgess is hoping to join brothers Sam, Luke and Tom at the World Cup
Tuesday 16th October 16:17

George Burgess sees no reason why he cannot join Sam, Luke and Tom in England's squad for next year's World Cup on home soil.

England coach Steve McNamara will wait for James Graham's hearing before finalising his squad
Tuesday 2nd October 14:17

England coach Steve McNamara will take the necessary action as and when James Graham faces a disciplinary committee in Australia.

Burgess commits to Rabbitohs
Friday 17th August 08:10

England international Sam Burgess has extended his stay with South Sydney until the end of the 2016 NRL campaign.

Slow recovery for Burgess
Tuesday 3rd May 10:41

England prop Sam Burgess will be sidelined for a minimum of four months following ankle surgery.


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