Yesterday, 09:30

Goodbye group phase, hello knockout rounds

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

Key players will come back for the New Wilderness outfit on Saturday as they visit Chichester after heavy loss to London Irish Wild Geese

South Africa's Bryan Habana goes over to score a try during the World Cup match against the USA at the Olympic Stadium, London (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

South Africa 64-0 USA. There was only ever going to be one winner.

Eton Manor get to grips with their London Irish Wild Geese opponents (pic: Martin Pearl).

National League Three South: Eton Manor 0 London Irish Wild Geese 55

Irish fans massively outnumbered Italian fans in Stratford

Competition returns to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

New Wilderness outfit preparing to welcome London Irish Wild Geese after losing to rivals Colchester on Saturday

Late show buoys Woodford

Thursday, October 1, 2015
The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Murphy after successive wins ahead of match at Hammersmith

Fedele wary of winless Southwold

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Wanstead in action against Upminster

Wanstead captain says teams in London Three North East are all of good quality

Harriet Orrell on the attack

Reporter reveals her love for the sport

England's Owen Farrell scores his side's first penalty against Wales (pic: David Davies/PA0

New Wilderness clubhouse was buzzing on Saturday for England’s clash against Wales at Twickenham

Rugby World Cup: Fair play to Wales

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Wales' Jamie Roberts celebrates after beating England at the Rugby World Cup (pic: David Davies/PA)

Big blow for beaten England

Jason Leonard (centre) with team-mates at former club Barking (pic: Barking RFC)

Barking old boy Jason Leonard discusses his life in rugby

Rugby World Cup: Building Jerusalem

Friday, September 25, 2015
Building Jerusalem is a must-watch for England rugby fans

Moving documentary a must-watch for fans

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left)

The New Wilderness outfit come up against a familar side this weekend

Rugby World Cup: Backs can shine for Australia

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Australia's Israel Folau is congratulated after scoring a try against Wales (pic: David Davies/PA)

Wallabies in ‘toughest group’ says UCS Old Boys’ Duke

Eton Manor's ball boys and girls face the camera before their Rugby World Cup assignment

Club ‘honoured’ to play their part in tournament

Rugby World Cup: Welcome back!

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Japan head coach Eddie Jones looks on as his side prepare for their meeting with Scotland (pic: David Davies/PA)

After three days off, rugby’s biggest event continues today

Action from Eton Manor's National League clash with Guernsey (pic: Martin Pearl)

National League Three South: Eton Manor 22 Guernsey 44

89, 019 people were at Wembley to watch New Zealand vs Argentina

A crowd of 89,019 – the highest ever attendance for a Rugby World Cup match – was in attendance at Wembley Stadium on Sunday as two-time winners New Zealand came from behind to win their opening Pool C clash with Argentina.

Rugby World Cup: What a weekend!

Monday, September 21, 2015
Japan celebrate their historic Rugby World Cup victory over South Africa at the Brighton Community Stadium (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

Japan shock Boks, All Blacks tame Pumas

Richie McCaw (centre) leads his New Zealand team in the Haka (pic: Joe Giddens/PA Wire)

Local head coach discusses history behind the Haka and more ahead of New Zealand’s opening fixture

Rugby World Cup: England key to Wales bid

Sunday, September 20, 2015
Wales head coach Warren Gatland (pic: Joe Giddens/PA)

Romford & Gidea Park’s Davies backs coach

Rugby World Cup: France are flair game

Saturday, September 19, 2015
France captain Thierry Dusautoir (centre) with his team-mates at their welcome ceremony at the Old Royal Naval College, London (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA).

East London centre backs fellow countrymen

Saracens Schalk Brits is tackled by Clermont's Mike Delany during a Heineken Cup semi final match at Twickenham, London (pic: David Davies/PA)

Saracens hooker used to English conditions

Italy's Mauro Bergamasco is playing in his fifth World Cup

Former Italy international Marco Rivaro holds little hope for his nation as they kick off their Rugby World Cup campaign against France tonight (Saturday), stating the Azzurri go into the tournament “in the worst condition ever”.

The Canada team pose for a squad photo during the welcome ceremony (pic: David Davies/PA)

Dagenham PE teacher hopeful for countrymen

Johnny Sexton will be a key man for Ireland

Hendon Rugby Club’s new captain Cian Hynes believes his Irish compatriots can justify their top-three place in the world rankings by reaching the semi-finals for the first time – and he feels they could go further.

TV replays show England being awarded a penalty try against Fiji in the early stages of their World Cup opener at Twickenham

England 35 Fiji 11

England players pose for a team photo after the welcome ceremony at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

Saracens centre reveals confident camp

England celebrate with the Webb Ellis Cup after beating Australia in the World Cup Final at the Telstra Stadium, Sydney, Australia (pic: David Davies/PA)

RFU president Jason Leonard says that there are six teams that can win the World Cup - including England

England's Sam Burgess (left) and Brad Barritt during the World Cup Warm up match at Twickenham Stadium, London (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

We’re one big group now says Barritt

Newham's St Angela's School choir perform during the Welcome Ceremony for New Zealand's All Blacks at The Tower of London (pic: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images for ER2015)

Six-week event to capture the imagination

Manor coach stays upbeat

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left)

New Wilderness outfit host Guernsey on Saturday after suffering heavy defeat at Tonbridge last week

Robert Clack's rugby girls have enjoyed lots of success in recent years

New competitions launched in Essex and East London

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left)

Club face player shortage with several unavailable

Woodford gripped as World Cup fever hits

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Young rugby players next to the Webb Ellis Cup at Woodford RFC as part of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour (pic: Chris Radburn/Press Association for England Rugby 2015)

Webb Elis Cup stops off on Trophy Tour

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

New Wilderness club comprehensively beaten in first league game of season

Manor crushed on National League debut

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Elliot Brown distributes from the back of a ruck for Eton Manor (pic: Martin Pearl)

National Three London & South East: Eton Manor 7 Hertford 65

England's Anthony Watson (right) escapes Ireland's Simon Zebo prior to scoring their second try during the World Cup warm-up match at Twickenham Stadium (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA)

England 21 Ireland 13

Newham welcomes Webb Ellis Cup

Friday, September 4, 2015
The Rugby World Cup is visiting East London RFC on September 6

Local schoolchildren to greet Rugby World Cup Trophy tour

The Barbarians pose with children from local rugby clubs at East London (pic: Sandra Rowse)

Club play host to Barbarians before big match

Woodford hosts Webb Ellis Cup

Thursday, September 3, 2015
The Rugby World Cup is visiting Woodford RFC on September 5

Highams club prepares to welcome trophy on its countrywide tour

Moody backs ‘Return to Rugby’ campaign

Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Land Rover Ambassador and Rugby World Cup 2003 winner Lewis Moody is backing the Return to Rugby initiative (pic: David Parry/PA)

Former England star supporting new initiative

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left)

Promoted London One North outfit worried about fitness of players ahead of league opener

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