Six nations

Ghiraldini believes Treviso-effect can lift Italy past Ireland

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 05:23 GMT

Italy captain Leonardo Ghiraldini believes club side Treviso's recent form can be carried into the national side as Italy look to break their Six Nations drought against Ireland on Sunday with players from the Italian Pro14 side making up the bulk of thei

Scotland hand debut to Sam Johnson for Six Nations opener

Sat, 02 Feb 2019 - 12:00 GMT

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend will hand a Test debut to Glasgow centre Sam Johnson for the Six Nations opener at home to Italy on Saturday.

No discipline, no victory, says France captain Guirado

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 - 02:50 GMT

Les Bleus lost 15-13 to Ireland in last weekend's opener where they also paid dearly for their lack of discipline.