O'Connell eager for Ireland improvementIreland captain Paul O'Connell claims that he and his teammates are a "long, long way away" from winning the Rugby World Cup following their 10-16 loss to Wales.
Gavin Henson reveals retirement fearsEdwards defends Wales squad selectionRowntree: 'England capable of RWC glory'Scarlets forward Allen out for 16 weeksInterview: World Cup winner Jason RobinsonWorcester sign Ireland lock O'CallaghanSam Warburton back for WalesThompson banned for World Cup openerJoseph: 'I want to make most of World Cup'Ryan thrilled by O'Callaghan captureWill Welch named Newcastle captainExeter Chiefs duo pen new dealsMaitland, Seymour return for ScotlandSeven changes for Ireland against England
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Paul O'Connell eager for Ireland improvementIreland captain Paul O'Connell claims that he and his teammates are a "long, long way away" from winning the Rugby World Cup following their 10-16 loss to Wales.
Bristol centre Gavin Henson reveals retirement fearsBristol centre Gavin Henson reveals that he was considering retirement after breaking his shin last season.
Shaun Edwards defends Wales squad selection for Rugby World CupWales defence coach Shaun Edwards backs Warren Gatland's decision to name two hookers in his squad for the Rugby World Cup.
Graham Rowntree: 'England capable of Rugby World Cup glory'England forwards coach Graham Rowntree refutes Rob Andrews's claim that the team will not win the Rugby World Cup.
Nick Abendanon signs new three-year contract with Clermont AuvergneFormer England full-back Nick Abendanon signs a new three-year contract at Clermont Auvergne.
Scarlets forward Morgan Allen out for 16 weeks with ruptured bicepsScarlets forward Morgan Allen is sidelined for 16 weeks due to a ruptured biceps.
Seven changes for Ireland against EnglandJoe Schmidt makes seven changes for Ireland's clash with England at Twickenham Stadium.
Sep 3, 18:20
Interview: England World Cup winner Jason RobinsonSports Mole speaks to former England international Jason Robinson ahead of Rugby Aid and this month's Rugby World Cup.
Sep 3, 16:39
Scotland duo Sean Maitland, Tommy Seymour return for France clashSean Maitland and Tommy Seymour return from injury for Scotland's Rugby World Cup warm-up clash with France.
Sep 3, 13:32
Sam Warburton back for Wales against ItalySam Warburton returns to captain Wales for their final Rugby World Cup warm-up match against Italy in Cardiff.
Sep 3, 12:45
Dean Ryan thrilled by Donncha O'Callaghan arrival at Worcester WarriorsWorcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan claims that the arrival of veteran Ireland lock Donncha O'Callaghan to Sixways Stadium is a "real coup" for the club.
Sep 3, 12:16
Will Welch named Newcastle Falcons captain for fourth consecutive seasonNewcastle Falcons flanker Will Welch is named club captain for a fourth consecutive season.
Sep 3, 11:43
Worcester Warriors sign Ireland lock Donncha O'CallaghanWorcester Warriors confirm the signing of Ireland international lock Donncha O'Callaghan.
Sep 3, 11:29
Exeter Chiefs duo Tomas Francis, Ben Hill pen new dealsExeter Chiefs confirm that prop Tomas Francis and centre Sam Hill have signed new deals with the club.
Sep 3, 11:14
Jonathan Joseph: 'I want to make most of World Cup chance'England centre Jonathan Joseph says that he is determined to seize his opportunity on the biggest stage during the upcoming World Cup.
Sep 2, 22:09
Kane Thompson banned for World Cup openerSamoa lock Kane Thompson is handed a two-match ban for his red card against the Barbarians, ruling him out of his side's World Cup opener against USA.
Sep 2, 20:04
Scotland lock Jim Hamilton announces international retirementScotland lock Jim Hamilton announces his retirement from international rugby after being left out of the team's World Cup squad.
Sep 2, 12:04
England make five changes for Ireland clashBrad Barritt returns to the England starting lineup for their final Rugby World Cup warm-up match against Ireland.
Sep 1, 17:36
Joe Schmidt: 'Andrew Trimble unlucky to miss out on Rugby World Cup selection'Ireland coach Joe Schmidt admits that Andrew Trimble was very close to being named in his Rugby World Cup squad.
Sep 1, 15:25
Welsh Premiership to trial six-point tryWelsh rugby's second-tier will trial a new scoring system that allows six points for a try and two for all kicks.
Sep 1, 15:00