Wales’ Richard Hibbard and Taulupe Faletau tackle Pascal Pape of France. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Wales 27 France 6 Wales achieved a third successive championship vic(...)

England’s Owen Farrell (centre) exchanges pleasantries with  Peter O’Mahony (left) and Conor Murray of Ireland during last year’s Six Nations clash. This year’s encounter might offer up another Scrap Saturday or two. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Expectations change so rapidly in sport, it’s hard to keep the head from getting dizzy. A couple of weeks ago Wales were the defining challenge(...)

Wales scrumhalf Mike Phillips looking forward to meeting Irish Lions players in Dublin on Saturday.

Wales star Mike Phillips has hailed Ireland’s record caps holder Brian O’Driscoll as “an icon of world rugby.” O’Driscoll, who is in his final season (...)

Alun-Wyn Jones, pictured here in action  against Leinster at the RDS, has signed a new deal at the Ospreys. Photograph:   Niall Carson/PA

Alun-Wyn Jones has given Welsh rugby a huge boost by signing a new contract with the Ospreys. Jones, a mainstay of the Wales team who captained the Br(...)

Cardiff’s Leigh Halfpenny is is to leave and the end of the season. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire
Leigh Halfpenny bound for Toulon
  • Rugby
  • January 23, 2014, 16:13

Cardiff Blues have confirmed that Wales star Leigh Halfpenny will leave them at the end of this season. The Blues have not revealed 25-year-old Halfp(...)

Johnny Sexton makes a rare break for Racing Metro against Harlequins at the Stoop this afternoon. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

Harlequins 17 Racing Metro 3: Harlequins continued to snap at the heels of Clermont Auvergne as they kept alive their hopes of reaching the Heineke(...)

Mike Phillips of Wales set to join Racing Metro 92. Photograph:   David Rogers/Getty Images

Wales scrumhalf Mike Phillips has been confirmed as a team-mate of Ireland outhalf Jonathan Sexton at Racing Metro 92. Club president Jack Lorenzetti (...)

Ewen McKenzie has sanctioned 15 of his players after a late night out in Dublin.

And so yet another bunch of Australian sportsmen inhale too much grog and suffer the consequences. Once we all joked about the old amber nectar and th(...)

 Wales player Mike Phillips is currently without a club. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Mike Phillips has been backed to put a torrid few weeks behind him and deliver the goods for Wales against South Africa today. The Wales scrumhalf mak(...)

Brian O’Driscoll attempts to evade  Adi Jacob. Photograph: Inpho/Billy Stickland

South Africa 28 Lions 25June 27th, 2009, Pretoria A seventh successive test match defeat for the Lions, but there was no shame in this one. They put t(...)