Ben Flower of Wigan walks from the pitch after receiving a red card during the   Super League Grand Final against St Helens. Photograph:   Michael Steele/Getty Images

Wigan prop Ben Flower has apologised for his attack on St Helens rival Lance Hohaia during Saturday’s Super League Grand Final.Flower became the first(...)

 Ryan Tandy pictured in  2009. Photograph: Robert Prezioso/Getty Images

Tributes have poured in for former Hull KR and Ireland Rugby League forward Ryan Tandy, who has died in Australia at the age of 32, reportedly (...)

BT Sport has announced it has won the exclusive UK live broadcast rights for all Champions League and Europa League matches for three seasons from 20(...)

Matt O’Connor: will finish this season with his current employers the Leicester Tigers, before taking up his new appointment on July 1st. Photograph: Inpho

Leinster have announced 42-year-old Australian Matt O’Connor will coach the province after he signed a three-year contract. He will finish this(...)