Six Nations 2015

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Six Nations: BBC and ITV battle to keep tournament out of Sky’s hands
The satellite broadcaster Sky had been favourite to secure the rights but the tournament seems likely to remain on terrestrial television

Paul Rees

07, Jul, 2015 @9:00 PM

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Six Nations format will not change, says RFU chief executive Ian Ritchie
The RFU’s chief executive said there will be no tampering with the structure of the Six Nations as World Rugby explores ways to synchronise the world calendar

Paul Rees

28, Mar, 2015 @10:00 PM

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Ian Ritchie’s rebuke of England coach Stuart Lancaster was out of order | Dean Ryan
Stuart Lancaster has done a decent job by any standards and had every right to be livid at RFU chief executive’s remarks

Dean Ryan

26, Mar, 2015 @3:25 PM

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Does Six Nations’ final-round points bonanza herald new dawn for Europe? | Paul Rees
A record number of points on the last day of the Six Nations showed teams can play with the handbrake off, but was it circumstance or a concerted effort to be more fluid?

Paul Rees

26, Mar, 2015 @12:08 PM

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England’s Stuart Lancaster short of time in countdown to World Cup | Robert Kitson
The England coach now has only three friendlies remaining to fine-tune before the big World Cup kick-off against Fiji in September

Robert Kitson

23, Mar, 2015 @10:01 PM

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Six Nations 2015: Guardian writers’ awards
Johnny Sexton shone for Ireland, Jonathan Joseph was an impressive newcomer while Warren Gatland was the tournament’s craftiest coach

Guardian sport

23, Mar, 2015 @8:49 AM

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England narrowly fail to claim Six Nations but have hope for World Cup
Seven English tries helped the home side to a 55-35 victory over France but it was not enough to stop Ireland claiming the Six Nations Championship

Robert Kitson at Twickenham

22, Mar, 2015 @10:57 PM

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Wales take heart for World Cup despite falling just short in Italy rout
Wales defeated Italy 60-21 after a remarkable second half in Rome, continuing their fine run of form

Michael Aylwin at the Stadio Olimpico

22, Mar, 2015 @10:00 PM

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Ireland still getting used to favourites tag after retaining Six Nations title
Joe Schmidt’s team love to play the underdog but hopes of staying under the radar have dwindled fast with the World Cup looming

Andy Bull at Murrayfield

22, Mar, 2015 @10:00 PM

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Police to investigate alleged homophobic tweet to referee Owens
Dyfed-Powys Police are investigating a homophobic tweet directed towards Nigel Owens after he refereed Saturday’s England v France match

Guardian sport and agencies

22, Mar, 2015 @6:06 PM

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Ireland in the groove but England need everyone fit for autumn success | Dean Ryan
With less than six months until the Rugby World Cup Dean Ryan runs the rule over the northern hemisphere teams

Dean Ryan

22, Mar, 2015 @5:09 PM

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Six Nations format a winner as England have themselves to blame | Paul Rees
Staggered kick-offs were a success but England will look back on moments in earlier games that cost them this year’s Six Nations title

Paul Rees

22, Mar, 2015 @4:03 PM

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