Australia boss Ewen McKenzie has ruled out taking either Karmichael Hunt or James O'Connor on tour to Europe in November.
London Welsh's marquee signing Piri Weepu knows what is required for the team to stay in the Premiership this season.
Taranaki put over 40 points past Bay of Plenty on Sunday to boost their position in the ITM Cup Premiership, winning 41-3.
Leicester and England back Manu Tuilagi is raring to go ahead of the new season next weekend, after a mixed tour in New Zealand.
All Blacks centre Ma'a Nonu has been passed fit to face Argentina next weekend in the latest round of the Rugby Championship.
Racing-Métro scored a try in each half as they handed Toulon a first Top 14 loss of the season 17-10.
The Golden Lions moved up to second in the Currie Cup standings after recording a 41-22 bonus-point win at the EP Kings on Saturday.
Western Province made it four wins out of four this season as they beat the Blue Bulls 23-18 at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday....
A red card for number eight Carel Greef helped condemn the Griquas to a fourth successive loss as they went down to the Cheetahs 36-25....
Alofa Alofa scored two tries to give La Rochelle a stunning first win of the season, beating Toulouse 37-25.
Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse will be targeting away victories following their 32-22 victory over defending champions the Sharks
The ARU are contributing towards Karmichael Hunt's reported $600,000 per season salary according to boss Bill Pulver.
Waikato picked up their third win of the season against North Harbour in tricky conditions, winning 22-16 in Albany on Saturday.
After the Springboks were taught a scrum lesson in Salta, it's no surprise that the set-piece received a lot of attention this week....
Munster's new head coach Anthony Foley admits the side's tactics under Rod Penney fell short against better sides last year.
Cardiff Blues director of rugby Mark Hammett believes his squad are moving in the right direction despite a pre-season loss.
Ryan Tongia's 66th-minute try led to Hawke's Bay recapturing the Ranfurly Shield after defeating Counties Manakau in Pukekohe.