Darren Childs

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Harlequins forward Chris Robshaw was moved by a TV programme which included Saracens secondrow Maro Itoje. File photograph: Getty Images

Players from three clubs will take a knee when the English Premiership resumes this week as part of the tournament’s new Rugby Against Racism campaign(...)

Premiership Rugby chief executive Darren Childs said: “Nothing will happen until it is safe to do so but we will do everything we can to resume the 2019-20 campaign on Saturday August 15th.” Photograph: PA

English Premiership Rugby has announced it hopes to resume the 2019-20 season on Saturday August 15th. The decision was taken at a board meeting on T(...)

English Premiership clubs could, in future, be suspended, stripped of their titles and forced to return any prize money. Photograph: Getty Images

England’s leading rugby clubs have been warned that a fundamental change in attitude is needed to restore public trust in the wake of the Saracens sal(...)

Professional sport could return behind closed doors in England from June 1st, the UK Government has announced. Photograph: PA

An escalating club versus country row intensified in England and France on Monday with Premiership Rugby and Top 14 demanding a say in any changes to (...)

Munster’s Joey Carbery is tackled by Andrew Porter of Leinster during the Guinness Pro 14 game at  Thomond Park last December. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Guinness Pro14 chief executive Martin Anayi remains optimistic that a finale of sorts to the 2019-20 campaign can still be salvaged from the damage ca(...)

Saracens have accepted their imposed relegation from the Gallagher Premiership. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/Getty/AFP

Saracens have accepted their imposed relegation from the Gallagher Premiership and pledged to win back confidence and trust. The defending champions (...)

Saracens will be relegated from the English Premiership at the end of the season. Premiership Rugby has announced the decision after the club’s salar(...)