Wasps and England second row Joe Launchbury will be out for up to four months following neck surgery

England second row Joe Launchbury is set to miss the Six Nations Championship after Wasps announced he will face up to four months out of action follo(...)

 Wasps’ Christian Wade scores a a winger’s try despite the attention of Leinster’s Zane Kirchner and Darragh Fanning.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho 2:07

Leinster 25 Wasps 20 Seán Cronin pounded into the Wasps 22, the hooker playing centre in the mould of Mathieu Bastareaud. The position from where insp(...)

Sale await   Leinster’s Mike Ross and Jack McGrath in the opening round of the inaugural European Champions Cup. Photograph: Sportsfile

Leinster will open their inaugural European Rugby Champions Cup at home to Wasps at the RDS on Sunday, October 19th, a day after Munster and Ulster(...)

Connacht’s Ronan Loughney is grounded by Wasps players.  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

New Connacht coach Pat Lam is days away from narrowing his squad to a match-day 23 after involving 40 players in his two pre-season fixtures. After a (...)

Tom Varndell of Wasps scores a try against Leinster in the Amlin Challenge Cup quarter-final. The club has been taken over by Irish business man Derek Richardson. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Irish businessman Derek Richardson today became the new principal shareholder of Wasps and revealed long-term plans to move the club back to w(...)