Newport Gwent Dragons assistant coach Iestyn Thomas has left the region to pursue interests outside of rugby.
The Chiefs won a war of attrition against the Crusaders on Friday, taking the spoils 28-19 thanks to a fine defensive effort in Hamilton....
The Western Force have once again named an unchanged line-up to face the Highlanders at nib Stadium on Saturday.
WRU Head of Rugby Joe Lydon has been appointed Head of International Player Development by the RFU.
Springbok Sevens captain Frankie Horne will miss the IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens in Moscow next month because of injury.
Two sides with contrasting styles will go head-to-head when then Stormers host the Reds in Cape Town on Saturday.
Castres have the unenviable task of facing a Clermont side with a point to prove in their Top 14 semi-final in Nantes on Saturday.
The Brumbies will hope to end a two-game losing run when they run out against a Blues side also looking to bounce back from defeat.
Leicester's ninth consecutive Premiership Final will see them face East Midlands rivals Northampton at Twickenham on Saturday.
The Sharks may be enjoying some home comforts after a long tour, but they're unlikely to enjoy a win on their return to Durban.
The Force host the Highlanders in a clash which could ultimately decide the destiny of the wooden spoon in this year's competition.
Blues and All Blacks lock Ali Williams has announced his retirement from international rugby with immediate effect.
Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph has made seven changes to his starting XV for Saturday's clash with the Western Force in Perth.
The Reds have named veteran back-row Radike Samo at number eight for their clash with the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday.
Leinster prop Cian Healy believes that victory in Saturday's PRO12 Final against Ulster could give his side's Lions a selection boost....
Nathan Hines reckons that Toulon might struggle to back up their Heineken Cup title win in Friday's Top 14 semi-final against Toulouse....
Ulster winger Tommy Bowe admits that his side will have the late Nevin Spence in their minds during the Rabodirect PRO12 final.