Rugby Union Today: Loose Pass and Six Nations news

Date published: February 16 2021

Another busy day in the rugby union game as we publish Loose Pass and also bring you today’s major Six Nations news.

What’s on the site

Loose Pass discusses the crocodile roll that left England flanker Jack Willis injured while there’s news from the France camp as they must self-isolate.

Speaking of which, Wasps head coach Lee Blackett gives an update on back-row Willis after he suffered that knee injury against Italy in the Six Nations.

What’s in the news

Days after he made his Six Nations debut for Wales, Cardiff Blues centre Willis Halaholo has signed a long-term contract extension at the PRO14 side.

Elsewhere in the PRO14, Argentina international scrum-half Gonzalo Bertranou is one of three signings announced by the Dragons in the past 24 hours.

What’s on social media

As it’s Pancake Day, the British & Irish Lions social media team has got former captain Sam Warburton with a big stack. We hope you enjoy your plate(s).

What’s on TV

With the Six Nations taking a week’s break, the focus is centred on the Premiership and PRO14 from Friday. BT Sport will be televising the former, kicking off with Bath v Gloucester, while Premier Sports has Dragons v Leinster and Glasgow Warriors v Ulster.