World Cup

England edge out Australia

England edge out Australia

England seized the psychological advantage ahead of next year's Rugby World Cup with a 26-17 triumph over Australia.

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Wales end Springbok drought

Wales end Springbok drought

Wales ended their 15 year wait for victory against South Africa with a 12-6 triumph over the Springboks on Saturday.

Lancaster delights in triumph

Lancaster delights in triumph

Stuart Lancaster says England's 26-17 victory over Australia at Twickenham is evidence of their continued improvement.

Hooper bows to England pack

Hooper bows to England pack

Australia captain Michael Hooper admitted the Wallabies had no answer for England’s pack as they slipped to a 26-17 defeat.


Rugby League World Cup Group A
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1Australia3300906
2England3201564
3Fiji3102-362
4Ireland3003-1100
Rugby League World Cup Group B
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1New Zealand33001126
2Samoa3201324
3France3102-632
4Papua New Guinea3003-810
Rugby League World Cup Group C
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1Scotland3210165
2Tonga3201204
3Italy 311103
Rugby League World Cup Group D
TeamPWDLGDPts
1USA 320164
2Cook Islands 3102-142
3Wales3003-280

Features

Jonny Wilkinson: Sky Academy Ambassador holds Sky Sports Living for Sport skills session

Jonny Wilkinson: Sky Academy Ambassador holds Sky Sports Living for Sport skills session

Sky Academy Ambassador, Jonny Wilkinson, visited Guildford County School as part of Sky Academy initiative, Sky Sports Living for Sport, to inspire students to achieve their potential by taking part in a practical rugby skills session.

Six Nations: We look at the top individual achievers in the first round of competition

Six Nations: We look at the top individual achievers in the first round of competition

The first weekend of action in the Six Nations is now over. England’s depleted forces beat a high-flying Wales side while Ireland were made to wait until late in their game against Italy before they managed to pull away from their hosts.

The Off Load: Rupert Cox's best and worst from the last week in the world of rugby

The Off Load: Rupert Cox's best and worst from the last week in the world of rugby

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Which players would miss out if all countries had England's foreign-based player policy?

Which players would miss out if all countries had England's foreign-based player policy?

Toulon's Leigh Halfpenny features for Wales on Friday night, but there is no place in the England team for club team-mate and European Player of the Year Steffon Armitage, due to England's selection policy.

England's Six Nations injury worries continue to grow. Who will England miss the most?

England's Six Nations injury worries continue to grow. Who will England miss the most?

We take a look at Stuart Lancaster's injury concerns ahead of England's Six Nations opener with Wales and beyond.

Six Nations preview

Six Nations preview

The 2015 Six Nations is almost upon us. Who will take the opportunity to make a statement heading into this year's World Cup?