Faf de Klerk backs Sale team mate to earn Bok recall

Faf de Klerk is backing Sale Sharks team mate Dan Du Preez to force his way back into the Springboks squad after helping power the club into second place in the Gallagher Premiership table. Du Preez won the last of his four Springbok caps in 2018 and had to bounce back from the disappointment of Read More …

Marland showing that extra yard of pace for Sale

exclusive Marland Yarde is using one of the world’s top sprint coaches to relaunch his England rugby career after overcoming an horrendous knee injury that saw him undergo three operations to make it back onto the pitch for Sale Sharks. Yarde was injured against Newcastle in October 2018 with the severity of the injury raising Read More …

Rohan powering Sale towards play-off place

Rohan Janse van Rensburg wants to power Sale into the Gallagher Premiership play-offs and relaunch his Springbok career with the aim of facing the British and Irish Lions on their 2021 tour of South Africa. Van Rensburgh, 6ft and 17st, has become one of the most destructive ball carrying centre’s in Europe and will have Read More …

Wales take “small step” to another Slam

Flanker Aaron Wainwright insists Wales have only taken a “small step” towards repeating their Grand Slam triumph after thumping Italy 42-0 and admits the team will have to make significant improvements to deliver a win over Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.                 The Irish managed to edge out mistake ridden Scotland 19-12 while Wainwright was Read More …

Castaigede backing Dupont to give England a shock in Paris

Thomas Castaignede believes England were the best team at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, but is backing “x-factor” scrum half Antoine Dupont to provide the magic to give France victory in their Six Nations opener at the Stade de France on Sunday.                 With Dupont threatening from scrum half, Castaignede is confident a young French Read More …

Baber knows all about expectation as he guides Fiji towards another Olympic gold

Gareth Baber knows all about the weight of national expectation as he attempts to mastermind Fiji’s defence of their HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series title and a repeat of the historic gold medal winning Olympic triumph at the 2020 Games in Tokyo. Fiji’s 2016 Olympic Games gold was turned into a book by former head Read More …