Six Nations Grand Slam winners Wales provide four men on the shortlist for the 2019 Player of the Championship, including captain Alun Wyn Jones.
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Scott Wisemantel has joked that watching ‘Braveheart’ has illustrated the significance of Saturday’s Calcutta Cup showdown at Twickenham.
Joe Schmidt has hinted Wales broke protocol in asking Six Nations bosses to close the Principality Stadium roof in Saturday’s tournament decider in Cardiff.
Magnus Bradbury has backed Scotland sidekick Hamish Watson to provide the spark that could ignite a famous win over England.
England’s replacement scrum-half Dan Robson is undergoing medical checks after being ruled out of Saturday’s Guinness Six Nations clash with Scotland through illness.
The Six Nations could sell off a stake to private equity firm CVC in a move that could scupper World Rugby’s Nations Championship proposals.
Johnny Sexton believes Ireland are the right team to spoil Wales’ Guinness Six Nations Grand Slam party.
Rob Kearney and Joey Carbery must still prove their fitness ahead of Ireland’s Guinness Six Nations clash in Wales on Saturday.
Second rower James Ryan has warned Ireland that fear over their future will not distract Grand Slam-chasing Wales two weeks in a row.
Maro Itoje has conceded defeat in his battle to be fit for the climax to England’s Guinness Six Nations against Scotland on Saturday.
Ireland rediscovered their 2018 mojo to thump France 26-14 and sustain their slender Guinness Six Nations title hopes.
Manu Tuilagi led the onslaught as England kept up the pressure on Grand Slam-chasing Wales by overwhelming Italy 57-14 at Twickenham.
Captain Guilhem Guirado insists France will not target Johnny Sexton in Sunday’s Guinness Six Nations clash in Dublin.
Ireland captain Rory Best has admitted he expects to retire after the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Giant England wing Joe Cokanasiga has the world at his feet, according to the player currently viewed as the game’s deadliest finisher.
Defending champions Ireland are still clawing their way back to form after a patchy Guinness Six Nations start.
Joe Schmidt has conceded Ireland have struggled to cope with the pressure of their stellar 2018.
England lock George Kruis has joined Eddie Jones in taking aim at Italy on the eve of Saturday’s Guinness Six Nations clash at Twickenham.
Conor O’Shea has picked an Italy team for Saturday’s clash with England that he believes is capable of causing the greatest upset in Guinness Six Nations history.
Ireland insist hooker Sean Cronin has lost no World Cup ground despite being dropped from the squad for Sunday’s Guinness Six Nations clash with France in Dublin.