English lock George Kruis is off to the Panasonic Wild Knights in Japan. Photograph: Getty Images

After England’s last match, back in March, Eddie Jones was asked to say a few words about George Kruis, whose impending move to Japan would bring a ha(...)

David Humphreys: “I felt it was the right time for me to move on and a new head coach to come in and build on the work that has been done.”

Former Ireland international David Humphreys will leave his position as Gloucester director of rugby at the end of this month. Humphreys has spent th(...)

Gloucester’s Louis Rees-Zammit sores the second try of the game during the Heineken Champions Cup pool five match against Montpellier at Kingsholm. Photograph:  Simon Galloway/PA Wire

Teenager Gloucester wing Louis Rees-Zammit is in line to be named in Wales’ Six Nations squad. The 18-year-old has lit up English rugby this season, s(...)

Nick Tompkins completes his hat-trick and  scores Saracens’  sixth try during the Gallagher Premiership semi-final match against Gloucester   at Allianz Park. Photograph:  Paul Harding/PA Wire

Saracens 44 Gloucester 19 Mark McCall felt mixed emotions after Saracens overran Gloucester 44-19 at Allianz Park to secure their place in Saturday’s(...)

Danny Cipriani is back in the Gloucester team to face Munster on Friday night. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Search for ‘Danny Cipriani fitness’ on Google and the first result to appear is an article in GQ magazine published on Tuesday January 8th: “Danny Cip(...)

 Ben Morgan: Munster will have to restrain the impact of  Gloucester’s primary ball carrier  at Kingsholm. Photograph:  Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

There are some familiar names in terms of the headline performers statistically in this season’s Heineken Champions Cup ahead of the weekend’s round f(...)

Munster’s Jean Kleyn in a maul during their Guinness PRO14 clash with Connacht at the Sportsground in Galway. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Munster go into their crunch Heineken Champions Cup game against Gloucester at Kingsholm next Friday night in good fettle and feeling altogether bette(...)

 Danny Cipriani in action for Gloucester against Exeter Chiefs earlier this month. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

If Danny Cipriani feels messed around by England he hides it well. You might expect confusion, resentment, even betrayal at how he again finds himself(...)

  Gerbrandt Grobler of Gloucester Rugby beats Sam Skinner of Exeter Chiefs to the ball in the lineout last weekend. Photograph: Alex Davidson/Getty Images

Gloucester v Exeter (7.45pm, Kingsholm Stadium, BT Sport) With Gloucester trying to overhaul Munster at the top of Pool Two, Exeter go into Friday ni(...)

Danny Cipriani’s shoulder makes contact with Rory Scannell’s face, leading to a red card for the Gloucester player at Thomond Park. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

It’s there in black and white. “In both the tackle and cleanout a player must not make contact with an opponent above the line of the shoulders.” The (...)

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