Donncha O'Callaghan signs new Worcester dealSecond-row Donncha O'Callaghan signs a new one-year contract extension at Worcester Warriors.
Warburton named Lions captain, Hartley misses outNick Evans to retire at end of seasonEngland trio 'set to miss out on Lions squad'Dan Biggar to undergo fresh concussion testsEx-England star Moore suffers heart attackFord leaves Toulon, Cockerill to take chargeWilkinson: 'Lions require team of captains'RFU chief wants Six Nations cut to six weeksIrish Lions hopefuls doubtful for tourGatland: 'Hartley in contention for captaincy'France to face punishment over North bite?Result: Leicester defeat Exeter to win Anglo-Welsh CupBest hails "monumental" Ireland displayJones: 'Ireland were the better team'
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Donncha O'Callaghan signs one-year Worcester Warriors extensionSecond-row Donncha O'Callaghan signs a new one-year contract extension at Worcester Warriors.
Denny Solomona named in England squad for Argentina tourNew Zealand-born rugby league convert Denny Solomona is among 15 uncapped players named in Eddie Jones's England squad for June's tour of Argentina.
Apr 20, 10:57
Sam Warburton named British and Irish Lions captain, Dylan Hartley misses outSam Warburton is named as the British and Irish Lions captain for the tour of New Zealand, but England skipper Dylan Hartley is not selected by Warren Gatland.
Apr 19, 12:11
Harlequins fly-half Nick Evans to retire at end of seasonHarlequins' fly-half and record points scorer Nick Evans announces that he will retire from rugby at the end of the season.
Apr 18, 15:46
Report: England trio set to miss out on British and Irish Lions squadEngland trio Joe Launchbury, Jonathan Joseph and Dylan Hartley could reportedly miss out on the British and Irish Lions squad for their tour of New Zealand.
Apr 17, 21:22
Dan Biggar to undergo fresh concussion testsOspreys announce that Dan Biggar will closely follow HIA protocols before being given the all-clear to resume playing.
Apr 9, 18:06
Ex-England star Brian Moore suffers heart attackFormer England hooker Brian Moore is recovering in hospital after suffering a heart attack.
Apr 8, 13:45
Mike Ford sacked by Toulon, Richard Cockerill to take charge until end of seasonToulon announce the exit of head coach Mike Ford, with Richard Cockerill replacing him until the end of the season.
Apr 4, 09:55
Jonny Wilkinson: 'British and Lions require team of captains'England rugby legend Jonny Wilkinson believes that Warren Gatland should share around the captain's armband when the British and Irish Lions tour New Zealand.
Mar 31, 20:52
RFU chief Ian Ritchie wants Six Nations cut to six weeksThe Six Nations will benefit from being reduced from seven weeks to six, according to Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie.
Mar 25, 13:36
Jamie Heaslip, Rob Kearney doubtful for British and Irish Lions selectionJamie Heaslip and Rob Kearney undergo surgery on a back and knee injury respectively, potentially seeing them miss out on a call-up to the British and Irish Lions squad.
Mar 24, 17:24
Warren Gatland: 'Dylan Hartley still in contention for Lions captaincy'Warren Gatland talks up Dylan Hartley's credentials for the British and Irish Lions captaincy, insisting that the hooker has done a "fantastic" job for England.
Mar 20, 21:31
France to face punishment over bite on George North?Six Nations Rugby confirm that there could still be action taken against a French player following allegations that Wales winger George North was bitten in Saturday's win.
Mar 19, 21:52
Result: Leicester Tigers seal first trophy since 2013 with victory in Anglo-Welsh Cup fialLeicester Tigers win their first trophy since 2013 after securing a 16-12 victory over Exeter Chiefs in Sunday's Anglo-Welsh Cup final at Twickenham Stoop.
Mar 19, 18:05
Rory Best hails "monumental" Ireland performanceIreland captain Rory Best expresses his pride after halting England's record-equalling 18-match winning streak with a 13-9 victory in Dublin.
Mar 18, 22:13
Eddie Jones: 'Ireland deserved victory over England'England head coach Eddie Jones admits that his side were beaten by a better team during their Grand Slam-denying 13-9 defeat to Ireland in Dublin.
Mar 18, 22:00
Dylan Hartley: 'England still have work to do'England captain Dylan Hartley admits that his side's 13-9 defeat to Ireland is proof that there is still room for improvement for the Six Nations champions.
Mar 18, 21:52
Result: Ireland deny England Grand Slam, world recordIreland end England's hopes of the Grand Slam and a record 19th successive Test victory with a gruelling 13-9 win at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Mar 18, 19:03
Danny Care: England "not thinking about records"Danny Care says that beating Ireland this weekend will be a "huge achievement" for England, but he is only focused on getting the job done and not breaking records.
Mar 17, 20:38
Billy Vunipola, Anthony Watson to start for England in Grand Slam deciderEngland head coach Eddie Jones names Billy Vunipola and Anthony Watson in his starting XV for Saturday's Six Nations Grand Slam showdown in Ireland.
Mar 16, 10:16