As the Six Nations championship takes its mid-term break, rugby enthusiasts may wish to reflect on how concerns about the effects of concussion are co(...)

A school in the England has become the first to switch to selecting rugby teams based on weight and height rather than age in an effort to reduce injuries from collisions. Image: Thinkstock.

A school in the England has become the first to switch to selecting rugby teams based on weight and height rather than age in an effort to reduce inju(...)

  Hugo Lloris receives treatment following the collision. Photograph:  Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

Hugo Lloris has been given the all-clear after undergoing a brain scan following his head injury against Everton, Tottenham have revealed.The club res(...)

 Referee Wayne Barnes shows the red card to Dylan Hartley of Northampton during the Aviva Premiership Final against  Leicester  at Twickenham. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Leicester 37 Northampton 17:Dylan Hartley is in danger of missing the British and Irish Lions tour after(...)