Mallinder: 'Hartley red card is disappointing'Northampton Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder admits that he was disappointed by Dylan Hartley's red card against Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership.
Diamond hopeful of Cipriani stayResult: Chiefs come unstuck against SaleJames to make Cardiff returnResult: Garvey brace helps Bath battle past GloucesterResult: 14-man Saints beat LeicesterBath trio agree new dealsRichards: "We shot ourselves in the foot"Cockerill: 'Wage cap a good thing'McCall "thrilled" by dominant Saracens displayResult: Saracens crush WelshResult: Swiel kicks Harlequins to winDominguez and Nonu to join ToulonResult: Goode stars in strong Wasps victoryToulon threaten to sue Tigers supporters
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Result: Andy Goode stars in strong Wasps victoryAndy Goode starred for Wasps on their Ricoh Arena league debut, helping his side to a 48-16 bonus point victory over London Irish.
Jim Mallinder: 'Dylan Hartley red card is disappointing'Northampton Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder admits that he was disappointed by Dylan Hartley's red card against Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership.
Richard Cockerill: 'Wage cap a good thing'Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill defends the Aviva Premiership salary cap amid calls from some clubs to abandon the financial restrictions.
Mark McCall "thrilled" by dominant Saracens displayMark McCall admits that Saracens will take a great deal of confidence away from their crushing 78-7 victory over London Welsh in the Aviva Premiership.
Dean Richards: "We shot ourselves in the foot"Dean Richards reveals his disappointment at Newcastle's failure to pick up a surprise victory over Harlequins, as the Falcons wasted several good chances.
Result: Matt Garvey brace helps Bath battle past Gloucester RugbyA brace from Matt Garvey helps Bath record a 39-16 victory over Gloucester to climb back to within two points of leaders Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership.
Result: 14-man Northampton Saints beat Leicester TigersNorthampton Saints beat Leicester Tigers 23-19 despite playing most of the match a man short after Dylan Hartley was sent off.
Diego Dominguez and Ma'a Nonu to join ToulonToulon announce that Diego Dominguez will succeed Bernard Laporte as head coach and Ma'a Nonu will join the French side after next year's World Cup.
Result: Tim Swiel kicks Harlequins to winFly-half Tim Swiel kicks five penalties as Harlequins secure a 15-7 win over Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership.
Result: Saracens crush London WelshRichard Wigglesworth scores a hat-trick while Mako Vunipola scores twice as Saracens cruise to a 78-7 win over London Welsh in the Aviva Premiership.
Tom James to make Cardiff Blues returnExeter Chiefs confirm that Welsh wing Tom James will rejoin Cardiff Blues at the end of the season.
Dec 20, 12:44
Rob Baxter accepts Exeter Chiefs defeatExeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter admits that his side deserved to be beaten by Sale Sharks.
Dec 20, 12:22
Steve Diamond hopeful of Danny Cipriani stay at Sale SharksSale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond is confident that fly-half Danny Cipriani will sign a new contract with the club.
Dec 20, 12:07
Result: Exeter Chiefs come unstuck against Sale SharksSale Sharks climb up to fourth place in the Aviva Premiership table courtesy of an 18-11 victory over Exeter Chiefs at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Dec 19, 21:33
Bath back-row trio agree new dealsBack-row trio Matt Garvey, Leroy Houston and Guy Mercer agree to renew their contracts with Bath.
Dec 19, 19:45
Toulon owner threatens to sue Leicester Tigers supportersToulon owner Mourad Boudjellal threatens to sue Leicester Tigers supporters who provided evidence against Delon Armitage on the grounds of "false testimonies".
Dec 19, 07:59
England's Joe Launchbury out for three to four months with neck injuryEngland second row Joe Launchbury is out of the Six Nations, as he requires neck surgery which will keep him out for three or four months.
Dec 18, 12:43
Dan Carter to join Racing Metro after 2015 World CupCrusaders fly-half Dan Carter announces that he is to join Racing Metro in 2015 on a three-year deal.
Dec 18, 06:59
London Irish director of rugby Brian Smith dismisses exit talkLondon Irish director of rugby Brian Smith plays down speculation claiming that he could leave the club at the end of the season.
Dec 17, 18:21
Tommy Taylor pens Sale Sharks extensionSale Sharks hooker Tommy Taylor signs a one-year contract extension with the club.
Dec 17, 17:19