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Gloucester ditch coach Davies

Gloucester director of rugby Nigel Davies has left the English Premiership side with immediate effect, the club announced Monday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/5/12 23:48:01

Australian great dies at 74

Australian rugby league great Reg Gasnier, the outstanding international center of the 1960s, died Sunday at the age of 74.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/5/11 23:38:02

Kenya Rugby Union trashes government doping report

Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) on Friday rubbished the anti-doping report presented by a government probe committee that claimed the sport was among those affected by substance abuse.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/5/9 23:44:42

Iconic Chabal to retire

Former France utility forward Sebastien Chabal, capped 62 times between 2000 and 2011, will end his 16-year playing career on Sunday, the 37-year-old Chabal told a news conference on Monday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/5/6 9:20:10

Argentinian Herrera signs for Castres

Argentinian tight head prop Ramiro Herrera has signed for French rugby champions Castres ­until 2016, the Top 14 side confirmed Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/29 23:43:02

Former NRL player Tandy found dead

Former National Rugby League (NRL) forward Ryan Tandy has been found dead from a drug overdose, Australian media reported Monday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/28 23:23:01

Australian Rugby League introduces measures to prevent drug scandals

The Australian National Rugby League (NRL) has announced a new set of measures for preventing a repeat of the Cronulla doping scandal, local media reported on Thursday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:46:36

Rugby 'world record' unsung in Cyprus

Most Cypriots are blissfully unaware of it but their national rugby XV has notched up a 21st straight triumph, thanks largely to former expats and foreign soldiers on the soccer-mad island.
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:46:27

Rugby star Williams stripped of titles

Former All Black Sonny Bill Williams has been stripped of his professional boxing belts after the dual-code rugby player failed to defend his international and New Zealand heavyweight titles.
Soure:Reuters-Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:46:10

Brumbies sign Tatekawa

Japanese utility back Harumichi Tatekawa is set to become the third player from his country to compete in Super Rugby after signing for the Canberra-based Brumbies, according to media reports on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:45:24

O'Brien signs new contract

Ireland flanker Sean O'Brien has signed a new contract to remain at three-time European champions Leinster, the Irish Rugby Football Union said Thursday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:45:14

Robshaw to captain England

Chris Robshaw will continue as England captain in this year's Six Nations, the Rugby Football Union said on Friday.
Soure:Agencies: 2014/4/23 18:45:07

O'Neill quits, says IRB

Australian John O'Neill has quit as director of the 2015 Rugby World Cup citing personal reasons, the International Rugby Board (IRB) said Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies - Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:44:58

Parra suspended for 2 weeks

France international scrum-half Morgan Parra was handed a two-week suspension which rules him out of the Six Nations match against Scotland on March 8, the Ligue National de Rugby (LNR) announced Thursday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:44:50

Blues repel Crusaders

A rampant Blues side scored four tries in 13 minutes to overcome an early deficit and storm to a 35-24 victory against fellow New Zealanders the Crusaders in a Super Rugby match at Eden Park on Friday.
Soure:Agencies: 2014/4/23 18:44:41

Deans to join Panasonic

Former Wallabies boss Robbie Deans will become the head coach of Japan's Top League and national champions Panasonic Wild Knights on May 1, the club said Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/22 23:43:06

Tigers beat Eels to share NRL lead

The Wests Tigers grabbed a four-way share of the lead in Australia's National Rugby League (NRL) with a pulsating 21-18 win over the Parramatta Eels in Sydney on Monday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/21 23:08:01

Parisse set to return

Italy captain Sergio Parisse will make his Stade Francais return in the crunch clash with Bordeaux-Begles on Saturday following a back injury.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/17 23:48:01