Australia end their tour by winning in Wales

Australia finished 26-0 to win over Wales. Australia ended their autumn tour with a stunning victory over Wales, 39-34, after being down 34-13 on Saturday in Cardiff, in a spectacular match punctuated by nine tries (5-4 for the wallabies). The Australians end their stay in Europe on a high note as they remained on three … Read more

death of former Scotland international Doddie Weir

Doddie Weir died at the age of 52 from a neurodegenerative disease. Former Scottish rugby international Doddie Weir has died aged 52 of a neurodegenerative disease, his family announced on Saturday. Weir, second line capped 61 times, had been one of the basic men of the XV du Thistle in the 1990s. He also participated … Read more

an explosive England-South Africa to close the autumn

The autumn international window has also closed, but England and South Africa are going into extra time with a fourth Test. Like Wales, who will seek to erase the humiliation experienced against Georgia against Australia. England on its offspring? What face will the XV de la Rose show on Saturday (6:30 p.m. French time) in … Read more

Racing 92 celebrates its 140th anniversary, a look back at five key moments in Ile-de-France history

This Sunday at 5 p.m., the Ile-de-France club receives Clermont as part of the 11th day of Top 14. The opportunity to definitely celebrate its 140th anniversary. 1892: forever the first If the first rugby club in France was created in Le Havre in 1872, Racing – which was called Racing Club at the time … Read more

Achilles tendon rupture for Australia prop Taniela Tupou

Tupou is the fourth Wallaby to suffer an Achilles tendon injury this season. A scourge that Australians want to investigate. Australia coach Dave Rennie confirmed on Friday that Taniela Tupou has suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon. The pillar of Tongan origin could still be reinstated for the 2023 World Cup in France. He had been … Read more

Alun Wyn Jones recalled to the rescue in the XV of Wales against Australia

After the humiliating defeat of the XV of Wales against Georgia (13-12), coach Wayne Pivac called Thursday to the rescue the experienced Alun Wyn Jones (37 years old, 154 caps), back in second line for the test match against Australia on Saturday in Cardiff. Holder of the world record for selections for a rugby player, … Read more

Eddie Jones revitalizes England front line against Springboks

Leneur selected Eddie Jones has chosen to establish pillar Mako Vunipola and hooker Jamie George in the XV of England, whose composition he revealed on Thursday, for the clash against South Africa on Saturday (6:30 p.m. French time) at Twickenham. When they came on as a substitute against the All Blacks last Saturday, replacing Cowan-Dickie … Read more

Australian Hooper out of Wales with concussion

The third line of the XV of Australia Michael Hooper will not participate in the last match of the Wallabies European tour against Wales on Saturday in Cardiff due to a concussion, announced Wednesday the Australian selection. ““Hoops” is out of the test match this weekend. He will return to Australia on Thursday. See you … Read more

Etzebeth back with the Springboks against England

South Africa made six changes to their squad for their final game of the Autumn Series against England on Saturday at Twickenham, partly because the game is being played outside the international window and that several players had to join their clubs. Eben Etzebeth returns to the starting XV after last weekend’s 63-21 win over … Read more

an All Blacks match at the same time as that of the Black Ferns, the New Zealand Federation apologizes

THE SPORT SCAN – This Saturday, at the same time, the men will play against Japan a match of their autumn tour, while the women will play their quarter-final of the World Cup against Wales. This is called a scheduling conflict. On Saturday, October 29, the New Zealand women’s and men’s national rugby teams will … Read more