Anthony Watson of Bath is shown a red card by referee Greg Garner at the Recreation Ground. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Bath say they will “ensure appropriate action is taken” after a supporter allegedly gained access to the officials’ dressing room and confronted refer(...)

England players Ben Youngs and Mike Brown jump for joy after England completed the Grand Slam with victory over France in Paris. Photograph:   Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images

France 21 England 31 England seized their first Grand Slam since 2003 with a tense 31-21 victory over France in Paris to complete a triumphant debut (...)

Anthony Watson scores  England’s try during the Six Nations match at Twickenham. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

England 25 Wales 21 England edged to the brink of a first Six Nations title for five years with a 25-21 victory over Wales but were forced to survive(...)

Jack Nowell celebrates as Mike Brown evades Robbie Henshaw to score England’s second try at Twickenham on Saturday. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

England 21 Ireland 10 Much like the game itself, this was a decidedly mixed bag of an Irish performance. Opinions will probably vary more wildly t(...)

 England No 8 Billy Vunipola  charges with the ball as the ireland duo Mike Ross and Jamie Heaslip attempt to make the tackle during the Six Nations game at Twickenham. Photograph:  Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Mike Brown - 4  Making contact with Conor Murray’s face wasn’t malicious but it was reckless. Several errors and one penalty conceded outweigh t(...)

England’s wing Mike Brown scores a try during the Six Nations match against Ireland  at Twickenham. Photograph:  Ben StansallAFP/Getty Images

England 21 Ireland 10 In the end, power told. England’s greater array of ball carriers and explosiveness in the collisions – epitomised by the phenom(...)

Rory Best speaking in the huddle. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

It’s been feisty, it’s been mouthy, there’s been plenty of gamesmanship, much of it good-humoured before bordering on unsavoury, and it hasn’t even ki(...)

Margot Slattery, managing director of Sodexo Ireland

The head of Sodexo’s Irish operations has been included in Out at Work’s list of Top 50 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) business leaders(...)

Conor Murray: “Mentally for us it is about preparing to go into a cauldron, a place England are really, really hard to beat.”  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Conor Murray occasionally reaches for words like anger, frustration and disappointment to describe aspects of Ireland’s performances in the opening tw(...)

Ollie Devoto remains with Eddie Jones’s England squad as cover for Alex Goode. Photograph: Reuters

The Six Nations cranks up for England next week, moving out of what Sir Clive Woodward calls the second division after victories over Scotland and Ita(...)