Heather Fisher: “Rugby allows me to be myself”

We tell the story of the thorny path to the dream of the England women’s rugby sevens’ hooker Heather Fisher, whose rugged appearance hides a delicate nature and incredible willpower. “I grew up in Birmingham. When I turned 13, my parents divorced, and I did not communicate

Ireland to go to without Sexton and Hanshaw

Injuries continue to mercilessly mow Andy Farrell’s charges. The first blow to the Ireland squad was a serious injury to Harry Ringrose – the rugby player was diagnosed with a fractured jaw. Now the situation in the Irish camp has worsened due to injuries of two team

A New Zealander will make his debut for Ireland

James Lowe should officially become “Clover” next Friday. The 28-year-old winger moved from the Chiefs to Leinster in 2017, and three years later changed his new Zealand citizenship to Irish. At the same time, Lowe played four matches for the Maori All Blacks, in which he scored

Former Wallabies post comes out and talks about drugs

Dan Palmer became the first gay rugby player in Australia’s history. Palmer played only one game for Wallabis in 2012 against Scotland and is best known for his performances for Varatas and Brambis in Super Rugby. He also stopped shortly at the French “Grenoble”. “I despised myself

Levan Maisashvili: “Postponing the match with Russia changed our plans»

The head coach of the Georgian national team said that taking into account the injuries, he made the best possible choice of players for the match against Scotland. “Apart from the injured players, we have chosen the optimal squad. Beka Gigashvili played in the Challenge Cup final

Rob Carney spoke about the death of his brother

The 34-year-old Irishman presented his autobiography. The newly-made player of “Western Force” on the air of the Irish “Late late show” presented his book “you Can’t hide: My autobiography”, in which, in particular, he told about the tragedy that he experienced as a child. “I was two

The draw for the Champions Cup will be held again in Lausanne

The Swiss “Olympic” city will host the ceremony of distribution of participants in groups of the main club Rugby tournament in Europe for the third year in a row. The updated competition will feature 24 teams – eight each from the Premiership, TOP 14 and PRO 14.

How coronavirus is ruining a Rugby player’s career

Today on the website of the French “Castra” released a statement: “We regret to inform you that Seme Kunatani has not met the minimum medical requirements of the National Rugby League and therefore will not be able to play for the club. Castres regrets this situation and

Jonathan Davies is back in action after an eleven-month absence

The scarlets and Wales centre has recovered from a knee Injury sustained in the 2019 world Cup 3rd-place match. The 32-year-old has spent 47 weeks in the infirmary, but has already started training with the club for the new PRO-14 season and is in the starting line-up

Vito Kolelishvili retired from Rugby at 30

After spending almost two years recovering, the former Georgia forward finished his career. “A lot of injuries have accumulated in recent years, and I made this decision. Even when I played, I went out on the field with injuries. I hoped that I would be able to