George North

George North shirtless

In honour of Wales 6 Nations win yesterday this week’s Player of the Week award goes to George North.  At just 19 years of age, North has made a huge impression during the 6 Nations and also during the 2011 RWC in New Zealand.  With 21 caps for his Wales, we expect to see a […]

6 Nations wrap-up: Rd 3

RBS 6 Nations Logo

Rugby fans were treated to some positively gladiatorial clashes this weekend as round three of the Six Nations got underway. First up saw Ireland take on Italy at the Aviva Stadium in their first game since they were unable to challenge France due to a perilously cold bout of weather and a dangerously hard pitch. […]

Jamie Roberts

Jamie Roberts shirtless in changeroom

Wales secured their 20th Triple Crown on the weekend defeating England 19-12 so in honour of this feat, this week’s Player of the Week award goes to Welshman Jamie Roberts.  Despite suffering knee ligament damage five minutes into the victory against England, he continued to play until he was replaced at the start of the […]

How was it for you? The morning after the night before with Les Bleus

French Rugby Fans

So it’s the morning after the opening game of the 2012 VI Nations. The pre-match excitement, anticipation and stress has been replaced with satisfaction, reflection and joy.  Now France are top of the table ( for the moment )  I can relax and assess. Thank goodness for BBC iplayer so it can be devoured again […]

Time for a European re-jiggle???

RBS 6 Nations Logo

With the fast approaching RBS 6 Nations bearing down on us the usual suspect are preparing themselves for a close knit tournament. The teams classed as the big guns of Europe aim to pitt themselves against each other and endure some gladiatorial bouts to fight for the crown of the RBS 6 Nations. But why […]

England Legend Fran Cotton talks rugby

Fran Cotton at awards night

We recently caught up with ex England Captain Fran Cotton to hear his thoughts on the upcoming 6 nations, the game back in his day and his advice to anyone new to the game.   Name: Fran Cotton DOB: 01/03/1947 Position: Tight-head prop National Teams: England Caps: 31   What’s your view on the new […]

Danny Care excluded from 6 Nations

Danny Care in England jersey

England scrumhalf Danny Care has been excluded from England’s Six Nations campaign following his arrest on suspicion of drink driving in the early hours of New Year’s Day. Coming just weeks after another alcohol-related offence on December 10, Care was also fined £10,000 by Harlequins and will be required to work on the club’s inner […]

Writers wanted

Write for Pink Rugby

Are you passionate about rugby and your team? Do you want to write about it?  Pink Rugby is now looking for writers to start contributing immediately. We are looking for people to cover the following; (If you are intersted in writing for something that has already been taken, please still get in touch as we […]

England Rugby: Class of 2011

England Rugby's Young Guns

This Saturday England travel to Dublin in search of their first grand slam and Six Nations title since 2003. Funny, that year sounds familiar. It comes as some surprise that in those seven years since the last grand slam and also that world cup win in Australia, that England have rarely been pushing for a […]