Eddie Jones accepts the hazards involved in playing four warm-up Tests as the necessary cost of properly preparing England for the World Cup.
The All Blacks have dropped three of their top players before the second and final Bledisloe Cup Test against Australia on Saturday.
Stars of Scottish sport, charity campaigners and military veterans have received honours from the Queen during an investiture at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
Former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir will receive an OBE from the Queen on Tuesday.
One of rugby union’s greatest prizes will be on display for the Aberdeen public tomorrow.
A gay rugby player has been given a reprieve after losing his deportation battle and being ordered to leave the UK.
An Aberdeen surgeon who won a daring TV challenge is to chat about her experience as part of a fundraising initiative.
League rugby swings back into action tomorrow, giving club supporters the chance to get behind their local teams after the hurly burly of the Six Nations.
Every week our archive team pick a selection of their favourite images taken by our photographers over the past few decades – today we feature pictures from our north-east school’s rugby files.
The issue has come under the spotlight in recent months as a result of Broch rugby player Chris Arnott who was saved by his team-mates when they used a defibrillator to get his heart started after he collapsed on the pitch.
Aberdeen Grammar will end the year in a strong position to force home their top-four aspirations should they beat Kelso tomorrow at Rubislaw.
Aberdeen Grammar had to dig deep against a Kirkcaldy side who simply refused to give in, only easing past the Fifers late in the second half to win 27-25.
Aberdeen Grammar will head into the last two games before the festive break in the best of health after their convincing 47-28 win at Rubislaw last weekend against second-placed Musselburgh.
A north-east dad-of-two who lay on a rugby pitch without a heartbeat for seven minutes while team-mates worked to save him has fulfilled a dream – meeting the national team.
Easing into his middle years was never going to be part of the agenda for north-east man Richard Cochrane.
Aberdeen Grammar start the second half of their National League 1 programme tomorrow with a testing game away to Jed-Forest.
Aberdeen Grammar slumped to their sixth defeat in 10 starts, leaving the prospect of a top half finish in National League 1 hanging by a thread.
Aberdeen Grammar approach the halfway point of their National League 1 campaign needing two wins to guarantee themselves a top-half place.
A rugby player has been fined after he smashed a pint glass over a bouncer’s head when he told him to leave an Aberdeen bar.
Academics have pinpointed rugby tackles which they believe minimise the risk of head injuries.
Title-chasing Garioch are ending a frustrating week with the good news that they are only one win away from wrapping up promotion to Caley Division 1 – not that head coach Dave Duguid was entirely happy with the situation.
Grammar chairman Mike Cox thinks being without a north-east Super Six side will preserve the “status quo”.
Garioch took a big stride towards winning Caley 2 North without kicking a ball in anger.
Now the Caley 2 North title race has been reduced to a two-horse one between Ellon and Garioch, it will be a question of which team can hold their nerve in the run-in.
Imagine a mix of basketball, rugby and football. Then pour on the traditions of the Celtic culture and you will begin to get a flavour of Gaelic Football.
Ellon surged to the top of Caley 2 North after beating nearest challengers Moray.
Aberdeen Grammar’s penultimate game of the season with derby rivals Dundee High today gives both Caley sides the opportunity to end the season on a positive note.
Aberdeen Grammar head into the finishing straight of a long campaign in National League 3 tomorrow.
Aberdeen Grammar endured a tough time on the road in Glasgow.
Aberdeen Grammar travel to Glasgow to face GHA tomorrow with a depleted squad due to a number of players having booked a trip to Rome.