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News: - April

England wing Chris Ashton looks on during a match for Northampton Saints

20 April 2012

VIDEO – Ashton full of respect for Exeter ahead of knockout game

Chris Ashton respects the performances of Exeter Chiefs this season and says the ruthless Devon outfit are where they deserve to be as the England wing prepares for an Aviva Premiership play-off shoot out at Sandy Park on Sunday

RFU referee Wayne Barnes sends off Worcester Warriors fly half Andy Goode in the Aviva Premiership

20 April 2012

Barnes to referee Heineken Cup semi final

Leading RFU official Wayne Barnes will take charge of the second Heineken Cup semi final between ASM Clermont Auvergne and reigning champions Leinster on Sunday, April 29

England and Leicester Tigers scrum half Ben Youngs celebrates his match-clinching try against Ireland at Twickenham

19 April 2012

PODCAST – Youngs' objectives after rollercoaster season

England and Leicester Tigers scrum half Ben Youngs headlines the RFU.com podcast this week and the 22-year-old outlines his aims of a fourth Aviva Premiership final and place on England touring party for South Africa

Charlei Ewels in action for England

19 April 2012

England Under 17 to face France at Harrow School

England Academy U17 have named their squad to take on France U17 this Saturday at Harrow School, kick-off is 1.00pm, entry is free and fans are urged to head down and support the next generation of talented youngsters

Statement on London Scottish

19 April 2012

RFU Statement on London Scottish playoff regulation request

London Scottish requested clarification by the RFU Championship Organising Committee on the interpretation of Championship Regulation 3.1(a) in advance of the club’s Stage 2 Pool C fixture against Esher RFC on Saturday