Burgess back in rugby league bosom

More Sports / Rugby Nov 11, 2015

Burgess back in rugby league bosom

Sam Burgess arrived back in Australia on Wednesday to resume his National Rugby League career with South Sydney after an unsuccessful 12-month switch to rugby union in his native England, admitting "deep down . . . my heart lies in rugby league." Burgess moved to ...

More Sports / Rugby Aug 28, 2015

Burgess selected to England squad for Rugby World Cup

Nine months after playing his first game of rugby union, Sam Burgess completed a remarkable rise to England's squad for the Rugby World Cup on Thursday in the most divisive selection by coach Stuart Lancaster. Burgess was included as one of four centers in an ...