Rugby Union News

Hansen hails special display

Hansen hails special display

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen praised his side's rampant display against arch-rivals Australia at Eden Park.

All Blacks demolish Australia

All Blacks demolish Australia

New Zealand maintained their hold on the Bledisloe Cup with a record 51-20 victory over Australia in Auckland.

Toulouse crush Castres

Toulouse crush Castres

Toulouse made it two wins from two at the start of the Top 14 season with a bonus-point 35-6 victory over Castres.

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23/08/14 11:19am

McCaw - So proud of the boys

New Zealand captain Richie McCaw said he was proud of his team-mates as they extended their 13-year hold on the Bledisloe Cup by crushing the Wallabies 51-20 in the Rugby Championship.


  • Tommy Bowe on Ulster's pre-season and rivalry with Leinster

    Rivalry renewed

    Tommy Bowe says Ulster are ready for the new season and driven by their rivalry with Leinster.


  • Try of the week: Vote for your favourite

    Try of the week

    Watch five of the best tries from around the world of rugby union - and then vote for your favourite.

  • Top 14: Sky Sports brings you a team-by-team preview of the 2014-15 season

    Ultimate Top 14 Guide

    Sky Sports brings you all you need to know about French rugby and the 2014-15 Top 14 season.


  • Good week/Bad week: Best and worst from the sporting world in the past seven days

    Good week/Bad week

    We pick out the winners and losers from the sporting world during the past seven days.


Experts & Columnists

  • The Off Load: England's World Cup stars shine in Paris

    The Off Load

    Rupert Cox reviews the weekend's rugby - from rain-soaked Sydney to England's World Cup winners in Paris.


  • Stuart Barnes blogs on New Zealand's draw, downpours and England Women's World Cup win

    Streak slips away

    New Zealand fell short of an historic record but England Women had plenty to smile about, says Stuart Barnes.


  • Will Greenwood pays tribute to fellow World Cup winner Mike Tindall after his retirement

    Tindall a 'warrior'

    Will Greenwood heaped praise on fellow 2003 World Cup winner Mike Tindall following his retirement.


  • NZ v ENG: Visitors kicked poorly, crumbled defensively, and were too gung-ho

    Inept and insane

    England were valiant against New Zealand, says Stuart Barnes, but made a catalogue of errors, too.


TV Shows

  • Total Rugby

    Total Rugby

    We reflect on the Women's World Cup and catch up with Argentina fly-half legend Hugo Porta.


  • Last year's finalists Glasgow and Leinster feature in the opening round of the PRO12

    PRO12 on Sky

    We take a look at all the exciting Guinness PRO12 action being brought to you on Sky Sports.


  • England Women win World Cup: Emily Scarratt and Maggie Alphonsi 'superb'

    Scarratt 'just superb'

    Catherine Spencer paid tribute to World Cup winners Emily Scarratt and Maggie Alphonsi on Sky Sports.

  • Fails of the Week

    Fails of the Week

    Check out a selection of the biggest blunders and strangest moments from the past seven days in sport.


On Sky Sports

Live on Sky Sports 3 HD23/08/14 4:00pm

Live Currie Cup Rugby Union Western Province v Golden Lions

Live on Sky Sports 3 HD23/08/14 6:00pm

Live Currie Cup Rugby Union Sharks v Free State Cheetahs

Live on Sky Sports 3 HD23/08/14 8:00pm

Women's Rugby Union World Cup 2014 Review

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