Clifford ruled out of autumn internationalsEngland back-row Jack Clifford will miss the autumn internationals having been ruled out for up to 10 weeks with an ankle injury.
Aviva Premiership salary cap to remain at £7mGatland wants total commitment from LionsGatland confirmed as Lions head coachLeinster appoint ex-England coach LancasterLondon Welsh avoid threat of liquidationTaulupe Faletau forced off on Bath debutPremiership chief unhappy with Lions scheduleFormer Sale player to sue club over concussionWarren Gatland 'to lead Lions for second time'Result: GB outclassed by Fiji in sevens finalResult: Great Britain through to Rio finalJack Nowell ruled out for up to 10 weeksResult: Team GB through to rugby sevens semi-finalsSonny Bill Williams facing nine months out
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Jack Clifford ruled out of England autumn internationalsEngland back-row Jack Clifford will miss the autumn internationals having been ruled out for up to 10 weeks with an ankle injury.
Sep 23, 16:05
Six Nations start date 'to remain unchanged in calendar shake-up'A report claims that a major shake-up of the current rugby calendar is close to being made, but the Six Nations will retain its traditional slot early in the year.
Sep 13, 22:59
Aviva Premiership salary cap to remain at £7m for three seasonsThe Aviva Premiership's base-level salary will be capped at £7m for three seasons from next year - a decision unanimously backed by the league's board of directors.
Sep 8, 20:08
Warren Gatland wants total commitment from British and Irish LionsBritish and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland says that he will only select players who believe that they can beat New Zealand in next year's tour.
Sep 7, 12:57
Warren Gatland confirmed as British and Irish Lions head coach for 2017Warren Gatland is confirmed as the British and Irish Lions head coach for the tour of New Zealand in 2017.
Sep 7, 12:05
Leinster appoint former England head coach Stuart Lancaster as senior coachLeinster appoint former England head coach Stuart Lancaster as a senior coach.
Sep 5, 16:01
London Welsh avoid High Court winding-up order, threat of liquidationLondon Welsh avoid the threat of liquidation as the High Court scraps a winding-up petition after hearing that the club's debts have been paid.
Sep 5, 13:29
Taulupe Faletau forced off on Bath debut with knee ligament injuryWales number eight Taulupe Faletau picks up a potential long-term injury on his Bath Rugby debut, being forced off the field just 12 minutes in at Franklin's Gardens.
Sep 3, 22:05
Premiership chief unhappy with "punishing" British and Irish Lions schedulePremiership Rugby chief Mark McCafferty hits out at the planning for the British and Irish Lions' tour of New Zealand next year, which he fears will lead to burnout.
Aug 28, 16:26
Cillian Willis to sue former club Sale Sharks over 'career-ending concussion'Former Sale Sharks player Cillian Willis is to sue the club for alleged clinical negligence over a career-ending concussion.
Aug 24, 15:00
Warren Gatland 'to lead British and Irish Lions for second time'Widespread reports suggest that Warren Gatland is to be given the British and Irish Lions gig for a second time, three years on from the 2-1 series win over Australia.
Aug 23, 18:46
Result: Great Britain outclassed by Fiji in rugby sevens finalGreat Britain are forced to settle for silver as Fiji run riot to pick up the first ever Olympic gold medal in rugby sevens.
Aug 11, 23:35
Result: Great Britain through to Rio sevens finalGreat Britain book their place in the first ever final of the rugby sevens at the Rio Olympics courtesy of victory over South Africa.
Aug 11, 19:30
England winger Jack Nowell ruled out for up to 10 weeksExeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter confirms that England winger Jack Nowell is "going to be out for a while" after undergoing surgery on his thumb.
Aug 11, 11:04
Result: Team GB through to rugby sevens semi-finalsAn extra-time try from Dan Bibby earns Team GB a 5-0 win over Argentina in the quarter-finals of the rugby sevens.
Aug 10, 23:42
Sonny Bill Williams facing nine months out of actionSonny Bill Williams will miss New Zealand's upcoming Rugby Championship campaign after being ruled out of action for nine months with an Achilles tendon injury.
Aug 10, 14:38
New Zealand's Sonny Bill Williams to miss rest of Rio Olympics with injuryNew Zealand star Sonny Bill Williams is ruled out of the remainder of the rugby sevens at the Olympics in Rio due to an Achilles injury.
Aug 9, 18:37
Result: Japan stun New Zealand in rugby sevens clash at Rio OlympicsJapan stun New Zealand with a 14-12 victory in their opening rugby sevens match at the Olympics in Rio.
Aug 9, 17:36
Result: Canada clinch rugby sevens bronze at expense of Great BritainCanada win the first ever Olympic rugby sevens medal by taking bronze thanks to a 33-10 win over Great Britain at Rio 2016.
Aug 8, 23:17
Result: Great Britain lose to New Zealand in women's rugby sevens semi-finalGreat Britain's women miss out on a place in the inaugural Olympic rugby sevens final at Rio 2016 following a 25-7 semi-final defeat by New Zealand.
Aug 8, 20:15