Maro Itoje: 'British and Irish Lions must expect backlash from South Africa'The Lions battled back from a 12-3 interval deficit to triumph 22-17 in the first Test.
Gregor Townsend reveals team bonding sessionWarren Gatland's attack coach was part of the Lions side that triumphed in South Africa 24 years ago.
Jun 24, 22:07
On This Day: Martin Johnson bids farewell with Leicester defeatEngland's World Cup-winning captain saw his Leicester team beaten 39-14 by Wasps in the Premiership final.
May 14, 08:43
On This Day: Stuart Lancaster succeeds Martin Johnson as England bossIt was a big step up for the former Leeds Tykes player and ex-school teacher.
Mar 29, 08:35
Referee admits to mistakes in England's Six Nations defeat to WalesThe French official awarded Wales two controversial tries in the first half.
Mar 1, 14:21
England coach Eddie Jones refuses to blame referee for Wales defeatPascal Gauzere awarded two controversial tries to the home side who ran out 40-24 winners.
Feb 27, 22:10
On This Day: Wasps announce Danny Cipriani departureThe fly-half scored 122 points during his spell Down Under.
Feb 19, 08:21
On This Day: England's Martin Johnson announces retirementMartin Johnson captained England to World Cup glory against Australia in 2003.
Jan 17, 08:39
On This Day - Martin Johnson steps down from England postMartin Johnson had captained his country to World Cup glory eight years earlier.
Nov 16, 08:56
Five talking points ahead of England's Six Nations finale against ItalyEngland are not the masters of their own Six Nations destiny.
Oct 30, 10:59
On This Day in 2008 - Steve Borthwick appointed England captainThe Saracens second row succeeded Phil Vickery, who had led England to the 2007 World Cup final.
Oct 27, 09:02
Picture of the day - Australia beat British & Irish Lions in 2001The Lions lost the series to two late penalties in the deciding Test.
Jul 14, 08:08
On this day: Martin Johnson ends glittering career in Premiership finalNo storybook ending for the England captain.
May 14, 09:07
England's 2003 Rugby World Cup winners: What they did nextEngland memorably beat Australia in Sydney 17 years ago.
Apr 18, 09:07
On this day: England appoint World Cup-winning captain Martin Johnson as managerThe former captain got a new role five years after leading the team to World Cup glory.
Apr 16, 08:59
England's Courtney Lawes reveals ankle injection prior to win over IrelandCourtney Lawes played a starring role at Twickenham on his 31st birthday.
Feb 24, 07:54
Martin Johnson: 'Saracens could still stay up despite 35-point deduction'Johnson believes the England squad will enjoy being back with their Premiership clubs.
Nov 7, 12:25
Martin Johnson confident best is yet to come from England after RWC final defeatThe former lock says the best remedy after a painful World Cup defeat is getting together and winning again.
Nov 6, 13:44
Ben Youngs: 'If England players want alcohol, that's no problem'Eddie Jones' men face Tonga in their World Cup opener on September 22.
Sep 10, 12:08
Former skipper Sam Warburton talks up Wales' achievementsWales claimed their first Six Nations title since 2013.
Mar 16, 18:21
Interview: Will Greenwood previews British and Irish Lions tour of New ZealandSports Mole discusses the British and Irish Lions' highly-anticipated tour of New Zealand with England World Cup winner Will Greenwood.
May 26, 11:25
Brian O'Driscoll, Martin Johnson back Alun Wyn Jones for Lions captaincyFormer Lions captains Brian O'Driscoll and Martin Johnson both back Alun Wyn Jones for the role in New Zealand this summer, but regard Owen Farrell as a candidate.
Feb 19, 22:30
Martin Johnson backs Maro Itoje, George Kruis for Lions roleMartin Johnson backs England's Grand Slam-winning second row pairing of Maro Itoje and George Kruis to play a key role for the Lions next summer.
Mar 21, 15:41
Richie McCaw's record-breaking career in numbersFollowing his retirement from rugby, Sports Mole takes a look at a selection of remarkable statistics from Richie McCaw's record-breaking New Zealand career.
Nov 20, 01:03
England captain Chris Robshaw: 'Winning is all that matters'Chris Robshaw admits that England will need to learn to grind out results at the Rugby World Cup.
Aug 20, 11:06
All Blacks join forces with Air New Zealand in new in-flight videoThe New Zealand rugby team joins forces with with Air New Zealand in an amusing new safety video.
Aug 13, 12:25
Martin Johnson: 'England have toughest group in Rugby World Cup history'Former England captain Martin Johnson claims that the current team has been put in the hardest group in Rugby World Cup history.
Aug 12, 17:45
Jonny Wilkinson to be inducted into Premiership Rugby Hall of FamePremiership Rugby announces that Jonny Wilkinson is among seven players who will be inducted into their Hall of Fame.
Aug 12, 17:26
Former coach Martin Johnson warns England not to make same disciplinary mistakesFormer England captain and coach Martin Johnson warns England not to make the same mistakes as 2011 at this year's Rugby World Cup.
Jun 27, 16:50
Top five greatest Rugby World Cup momentsSports Mole delves through the archives to select five of the Rugby World Cup's greatest ever moments ahead of this year's latest instalment.
Jun 21, 13:58
Lawrence Dallaglio backs England overseas ruleFormer England captain Lawrence Dallaglio backs the rule that prevents overseas-based players from representing Stuart Lancaster's side.
May 13, 13:15
Martin Johnson: 'Overseas players know the rules'Former England captain and head coach Martin Johnson backs the rule not to select players based overseas for the World Cup.
May 13, 12:51
Jonny Wilkinson to receive Hall of Fame honourJonny Wilkinson admits that he is "honoured" to have been announced as the latest inductee in the Rugby Players' Association Hall of Fame.
Apr 21, 14:31
Mike Greenwood praises "complete warrior" Mike TindallWill Greenwood pays tribute to a "complete warrior" in Mike Tindall following his former England teammate's retirement announcement.
Jul 16, 05:58
Report: Danny Cipriani to be named in England squadFly-half Danny Cipriani is to be named in England's initial 26-man squad to tour New Zealand, a report suggests.
May 24, 21:07
Leigh Halfpenny wins Rugby Union Writers' Club awardWales and British and Irish Lions full-back Leigh Halfpenny picks up another individual prize as the Rugby Union Writers' Club name him Player of the Year for 2013.
Jan 14, 00:40
On this day: Jonny Wilkinson is England's Rugby World Cup heroOn this day in 2003, Jonny Wilkinson kicks a last-gasp drop goal to win the Rugby World Cup for England.
Nov 22, 09:54
Martin Johnson disqualified from driving for speeding over 100mphFormer England rugby head coach Martin Johnson is reportedly banned from driving after being clocked speeding at 103mph.
Oct 9, 14:13
Warren Gatland doubts Australia emotionLions coach Warren Gatland questions whether Australia will be able to rouse the same emotions that helped them win the second Test ahead of Saturday's series decider.
Jul 3, 22:42
Martin Johnson backs Alun Wyn Jones for Lions skipperFormer England captain Martin Johnson backs Wales lock Alun Wyn Jones to lead the Lions in the summer tour of Australia.
Mar 20, 13:44
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