• Saturday
  • April 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 8:50am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 41 - 50 of 148170 for six nations rugby championship

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    France name squad for Wales showdown

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 11:01am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Props Luc Ducalcon and Vincent Debaty enter fray Props Luc Ducalcon and Vincent Debaty were named on Wednesday in a 30-man French squad for their next Six Nations game against two-time defending champions Wales in Cardiff on Friday week. They replace prop Rabah Slimani, who has been suspended for two weeks after being sent off in last Sunday’s 30-10 ...

  2. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    France win back-to-back games for first time since 2012

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 10:29am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Paris Italy seen off in second half of bad-tempered clash A devastating burst of 21 points in the opening 15 minutes of the second-half saw France beat Italy 30-10 in their Six Nations clash at the Stade de France on Sunday and record back-to-back wins for the first time since November 2012. Tries by Louis Picamoles, Wesley Fofana and debutant Hugo Bonneval – all ...

  3. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    England ready to bounce back against Scotland

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 09:59pm by AFP

    ... of the Six Nations. But Lancaster was sufficiently encouraged by the way England, who had been 16-3 down early on, rallied to lead 24-19 before losing to Gael Fickou's converted try three ... Warren knows a fair bit about what I do and I know a fair bit about what he does as well," said Schmidt, ahead of a second-round clash that could prove decisive in the Six Nations ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Scotland drop captain Kelly Brown

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 11:51pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Scotland dropped captain Kelly Brown in one of three changes to their side for the Six Nations match against England at Murrayfield on Saturday. Head coach Scott Johnson ... no better game to get your first cap. I’m still pinching myself a bit,” Fusaro told the Scottish Rugby Football Union’s website. Being the Calcutta Cup, there’s no better game to get your first cap. ...

  5. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    O’Connell back to lead Ireland against Wales

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 12:07am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Dublin Gordon D’Arcy returns at centre for key clash in Dublin Paul O’Connell will captain Ireland in Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Wales after illness ruled him out of last ... Marshall to add more experience to the backline as they face a Welsh side bidding for a third championship in a row. It’s pretty hard to pinpoint a weakness. Man to man [Wales] are a very, very big ...

  6. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    England must ‘play smart’ against Scotland, says centre Twelvetrees

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 12:50am by AFP

    ... edition of rugby union's oldest international fixture. And the Gloucester playmaker was adamant England could still follow the example of Six Nations champions Wales, who won last ... England's Six Nations campaign back on track when they face Scotland in Edinburgh. Both teams will be even more desperate for victory than usual following first weekend defeats, with England losing ...

  7. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    France captain Pascal Pape in doubt for Italy game

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 10:56am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Lock has to leave training early France captain Pascal Pape is in doubt for their second Six Nations match against Italy on Sunday after he had to leave ... will be omitted for the match itself. Pape’s career has been bedevilled by injury, and he missed four of France’s Six Nations games last year after suffering a back problem in their opening defeat ...

  8. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    France ‘should not be haunted by fear of defeat’

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 12:38am by AFP

    ... of defeat' The French rugby team should no longer run onto the pitch fearing defeat after their 26-24 victory over England last weekend, said backs' coach Patrice Lagisquet. The 51-year-old former France wing- nicknamed in his prime as the "Bayonne Express"- said a second successive win in this year's Six Nations, at home to Italy on Sunday, would be key ...

  9. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Captain Warburton returns to starting line-up for Wales

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 12:14am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Cardiff Captain Sam Warburton will return to the Wales starting line-up for Saturday’s Six Nations Championship clash against Ireland in Dublin. The flanker came ... Wales are aiming to become the first team to win three consecutive Six Nations titles outright. They have not lost an away match in the tournament since 2011 but the Dublin clash will be a stern ...

  10. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    No changes for England ahead of Scotland clash

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 10:02am by Agence France-Presse

    ... squad for his side’s second Six Nations fixture against Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday. Lancaster has kept faith with the same players who were narrowly beaten 26-24 by France ... sustained bruising to his cheek, but both men are in contention to start against Scotland. England 23-man squad announced on Tuesday to play Scotland at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh in the Six ...




SCMP.com Account