Maggie Alphonsi: Olympics can encourage more girls to take up rugby

England World Cup-winner Maggie Alphonsi has dismissed criticism of rugby sevens' inclusion in the Olympic Games and insists it will...

England Women announce 48 player contracts for next season

Professional player contracts are to be introduced in English women's rugby for the 15-a-side game....
Ollie Phillips: Rugby sevens will make for great viewing at Olympics

Ollie Phillips: Rugby sevens will make for great viewing at Olympics

Former England captain Ollie Phillips has predicted that rugby sevens will provide a cracking spectacle at the Rio Olympics....

Tom Youngs named Leicester captain

Tom Youngs named Leicester captain

Aviva Premiership club Leicester have announced the appointment of England international hooker Tom Youngs as club captain for next season....

Stormers on song to send Southern Kings packing

Stormers on song to send Southern Kings packing

Huw Jones grabbed four tries while Leolin Zas a scored a hat-trick as the Stormers completed a convincing 52-24 victory...