George North

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Jamie Heaslip finishes off World Rugby’s try of the decade against Italy in 2016. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Former New Zealand captain Richie McCaw and Jessy Tremouliere of France have been named World Rugby’s men’s and women’s 15s players of the decade. Th(...)

Kieran Hardy of Wales scores the opening try during the Autumn Nations Cup against Italy at  Parc y Scarlets. Photograph: Rogan Thomson/Inpho

Wales 38 Italy 18 Wales delivered another unconvincing display under head coach Wayne Pivac as their poor Autumn Nations Cup campaign ended with a 38(...)

Ireland’s James Lowe scores a debut try against Wales. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

During a wide-ranging interview earlier in the week Mako Vunipola referenced James Lowe describing him as “one of the best wingers in Europe for the p(...)

Alun Wyn Jones will captain Wales in Dublin on Friday. Photograph: EPA

Wayne Pivac says he would be disappointed if there was no pressure as Wales prepare to launch their Autumn Nations Cup campaign. Wales face opening o(...)

 Alun Wyn Jones will win a record 149th Test cap when Wales conclude their Six Nations campaign against Scotland in Llanelli on Saturday. File photograph: PA

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will become rugby’s most capped international on Saturday with a record 149th Test appearance. Jones, who has made nine (...)

Ireland were beaten by England at Twickenham in February before the tournament was suspended. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The 2020 Six Nations resumes this week 32-weeks after it was brought to a truly shuddering halt with the postponement of, first, the Ireland-Italy gam(...)

Wales’ scrumhalf  Mike Phillips celebrates as a dejected Paul O’Connell, Mike Ross and Cian Healy of Ireland look on at the final whistle of the 2011 Rugby World Cup quarter-final. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Eventually you make a pact with yourself. Enough of these dazed walks up Jones’ Road as the light declines. Sam Maguire winters in Kerry or Ulster. I(...)

Wales’ George North tackled by Manu Tuilagi of England which led to the England player being sent off. Photo: James Crombie /Inpho

In the disappointing reality of having no matches to comment upon, much is being written about disciplinary issues – no bad thing. Here’s my take on (...)

Alun Wyn Jones will earn a joint-Test record of 148 caps when Wales face Scotland on Saturday. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal the world record for most international rugby union appearances in Saturday’s Guinness Six Nations clash again(...)

The red card for Manu Tuilagi was indisputably correct, despite Eddie Jones’ “absolute rubbish” protests. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Sadly, and wisely, there was no game for Ireland in Rome. But the fare on offer in Twickenham would have better suited the Coliseum. Too often England(...)

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