Welcome to TalkRugbyUnion
Rugby Union is the traditional form of Rugby and enjoys just as much success as it's younger cousin Rugby League. Our guide has been put together by Tom Fletcher who takes you through the game, all the positions and how to get started in the sport.
The Game of Rugby Union is fully explained in that section of the guide. So if you don't know your scrum from your line-out then all is revealed as well as much much more in a very detailed look at the sport.
In Rugby Union like most sports players start in set positions from Flankers to Locks - all of them are spoken about in great detail in that section of the guide as well as showing some of the famous players who have played those positions.
If all this has help to get you interested in the sport then getting started is easy. Just check out that section of the guide and help it at hand.
A key member of England's rugby union World Cup winning team has retired from international duty at the age of thirty-two. Josh Lewsey, who has played for the national team a total of 55 times, has fallen out of favour with selectors recently as officials aim to test out younger players. In the light... [read more]
Last week, Matt Dunning and Sekope Kepu, two Australian rugby players, suffered serious injuries when a scrum collapsed during a match held at Wembley. Yesterday it was announced that the rugby authorities from Australia are going to investigate whether or not the pitch at Wembley was a major contributing... [read more]