Waratahs boss Michael Chieka has defended Will Skelton's fitness and conditioning after his release from the Australia camp.
Samoa lock Daniel Leo has revealed he joined London Irish to get in better shape for the Rugby World Cup than if he'd stayed in France....
Cardiff Blues will be without Sam Warburton for their game against Ulster, while Rhys Patchell moves to full-back for the clash.
Wasps are open to bringing in a new fly-half after the news that Ruaridh Jackson will be ruled out for six to nine months.
The Sharks are boosted by the return of wing Lwazi Mvovo, who takes the place of Odwa Ndungane, for their trip to the Blue Bulls.
Utility back Justin Geduld and flanker Sikhumbuzo Notshe will make their first starts when WP host Griquas on Saturday.
Australian back Matt Giteau has rejected a ?1million-a-year offer from Racing Métro to stay with European champions Toulon.
The ARU is attempting to lure the B&I Lions back Down Under for a money-spinning kick-off to their 2017 tour of New Zealand.
Exeter centre Ian Whitten believes a more clinical approach from the Chiefs is key if they are to topple the elite sides this season....
Taranaki moved to the top of the ITM Cup table after claiming a hard-fought 31-20 victory over Northland in Whangarei on Thursday.
The Rugby Football Union has issued a statement apologising for including a Victoria Cross design on the new England kits.
Former New Zealand coach Sir Graham Henry has suggested it might do the All Blacks good to lose before the 2015 World Cup.
Prince Harry, fourth in line to the British throne, has been appointed as the honorary president of World Cup organisers England Rugby...
Canterbury head coach Scott Robertson has made three changes to his starting XV that will face Counties Manukau in Pukekohe on Friday....
Two of the Currie Cup's most entertaining teams go head-to-head when the Golden Lions host the Pumas in Johannesburg on Friday.
Even for Toulon it's been an eventful week, as Mourad Boudjellal took aim at Racing, Leigh Halfpenny and the Rugby Championship.
The draw for 2015's Super Rugby season has been released, with defending champions the Waratahs hosting Western Force in Round 1.