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Former Wales U20’s and Scarlets centre Steff Hughes pleased with first pre-season campaign as Dragons RFC captain

Dragons RFC Captain Steff Hughes was ‘delighted’ with a try brace and 31-24 win over his former side Scarlets in Llanelli. Hughes was named club captain of the Newport-based side during this pre-season campaign, after establishing himself as a key player and leader since joining the Dragons as ‘injury cover’ in 2022. The centre scored […]

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Dragons RFC coach Matt O’Brien praises ‘outstanding’ pre-season following compelling Scarlets win

Dragons RFC backs coach Matt O’Brien hopes the Newport-based side can continue their pre-season form, following an incredible 31-24 away win over Scarlets. The men of Gwent concluded their pre-season with two wins in two physical and fitness-testing matches, against both the Ospreys at home in Newport, and the Scarlets in Llanelli O’Brien, who was […]

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How will Gloucester’s back row line-up look next season after Jake Polledri’s Summer departure

Gloucester this week confirmed that Italian International back-rower will leave the club at the end of the season to take up a contract with Italian side Zebre, leaving a big whole in the side’s back-row. With veteran Ben Morgan set to retire, and rumours circulating around the future of Jordy Reid, we take a look […]

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Rugby Union Shame As Lawsuits Provided On Behalf Of Grassroots Players In Bid To Combat Concussion Injuries

It’s a debate that has been ongoing for years. Head injuries in rugby and the increased risk of concussion. However, now there has been a breakthrough on behalf of players who have been diagnosed with neurological diseases and receiving possible compensation from world rugby’s governing bodies. According to an article on Sky Sports, it was […]

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Chaos Crisis & Confusion: The latest with Worcester Warriors Rugby Club

Supporters of the former finance stricken Premiership rugby club Worcester Warriors are asking questions over the handling around the organisations new owners after it surfaced that the club was put up for sale shortly after it was purchased from the administrator back in September; leaving many confused heads within the famous midlands fanbase.  According to a […]

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Gloucester Rugby 5-26 Leicester Tigers: Heavy defeat puts dent in play-off hopes for George Skivington’s side

Gloucester Rugby were defeated 26-5 by Leicester Tigers on Sunday at Kingsholm in a contest that has severely hampered their chances of making the play-offs. It was an important game for both teams, with just five rounds to go before the end of the season, the battle for the Champions Cup places is heating up. […]

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“We owe a lot to Ed” – Leicester beat Gloucester 5-26 to lift The Slater Cup on a special day for rugby

Leicester produced a superb 2nd half performance at Kingsholm to hand Gloucester another home defeat this season. 29 points scored after half time was enough to brush past a lack lustre Gloucester outfit. However, on the day that the home side would have been looking to further strengthen their playoff hopes , there was a […]

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Gloucestershire Rugby Round Up: Cinderford fall short, Lydney and Chew Valley march on while Old Pats win again

While all eyes were on the Guinness Six Nations over the weekend, it was another busy round of action for all the Gloucestershire sides across the national and regional leagues. National League 1 Birmingham Moseley 39 – 28 Cinderford Cinderford slipped to their third defeat in a row on Saturday at the hands of Birmingham […]