• Great outside centres of the Six Nations era
    by Paul Eddison on 19th January 2020 at 12:29 pm

    Over the 20 years since Italy joined the Championship, the Guinness Six Nations has provided countless magical moments, stunning tries and special players. The post Great outside centres of the Six Nations era appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Ireland’s next generation show class while Scotland stars excite
    by Peter White on 18th January 2020 at 9:00 pm

    With the 2020 Guinness Six Nations drawing ever nearer, all eyes turned to a thrilling display of European rugby on Saturday with plenty at stake in the closing round of pool stage action. Clubs across the continent were fighting for qualification to the knockout stages of both the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup, and many of the Championship’s prominent The post Ireland’s next generation show class while Scotland stars excite appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Great wingers of the Six Nations era
    by Paul Eddison on 18th January 2020 at 2:51 pm

    Over the 20 years since Italy joined, the Championship has provided countless magical moments, stunning tries and special players. The post Great wingers of the Six Nations era appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • James Hook: A man who never wavered in his approach to rugby
    by Paul Eddison on 18th January 2020 at 1:58 pm

    James Hook had all the tools needed to be the perfect fly-half – rare vision and distribution, an incisive running game and the sort of kicking that could control a match. The post James Hook: A man who never wavered in his approach to rugby appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Weekend Preview: Crunch time for European hopefuls
    by Paul Eddison on 17th January 2020 at 6:37 pm

    It is crunch time in the Champions Cup with several quarter-final spots up for grabs in the final round of pool matches. The post Weekend Preview: Crunch time for European hopefuls appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Great full-backs of the Six Nations era
    by Paul Eddison on 17th January 2020 at 5:32 pm

    Over the 20 years since Italy joined the Championship, the Guinness Six Nations has provided countless magical moments, stunning tries and special players. The post Great full-backs of the Six Nations era appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Hogg: Scotland to rely on leadership team in 2020 Championship
    by Luke Baker on 16th January 2020 at 2:21 pm

    Stuart Hogg may be the one pulling on the captain’s armband during the 2020 Guinness Six Nations but he claims that leading the Scotland squad will be a group effort. Head coach Gregor Townsend named Hogg as skipper when announcing his 38-man group for the Championship earlier this week – the flying full-back taking the The post Hogg: Scotland to rely on leadership team in 2020 Championship appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Sexton named Ireland captain in Farrell’s first squad
    by Charlie Bennett on 15th January 2020 at 4:37 pm

    Johnny Sexton will captain Ireland in the upcoming Guinness Six Nations, as Andy Farrell named a 35-man squad for his first Championship in charge. Sexton replaces Rory Best as skipper after the hooker retired following Ireland’s exit from the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals. Sexton has been out for a month with a knee injury but The post Sexton named Ireland captain in Farrell’s first squad appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Rees-Zammit called up by Pivac as Wales plot title defence
    by Charlie Bennett on 15th January 2020 at 11:29 am

    Wing sensation Louis Rees-Zammit is one of five uncapped players in Wayne Pivac’s first Guinness Six Nations squad as Wales head coach. The 18-year-old burst onto the scene before Christmas with a pair of tries for Gloucester against Worcester Warriors, before bagging a hat-trick against Northampton Saints. He was named English Premiership Player of the The post Rees-Zammit called up by Pivac as Wales plot title defence appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.

  • Hogg captains Scotland squad including six uncapped players
    by Luke Baker on 15th January 2020 at 10:43 am

    Two-time Player of the Championship Stuart Hogg will captain Scotland for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations as Gregor Townsend named a 38-strong squad also including six uncapped players. Hogg – with 72 international caps – is the most experienced man in the Scotland squad and takes over the captaincy from Stuart McInally, who led the The post Hogg captains Scotland squad including six uncapped players appeared first on Six Nations Rugby.