Fired up Eddie Jones tells Japan 'be worried'
A fired-up Eddie Jones says his England side will be "absolutely ruthless" and aiming to "physically smash" Japan when the teams meet on Saturday.
Crucial TMO call was right, but England will learn from All Blacks defeat
New Zealand showed why the road to the Rugby World Cup runs through them, but Eddie Jones' side laid a marker at Twickenham.
Springboks enjoy that winning feeling again
After two narrow defeats, South Africa were able to reverse their fortunes and snatch a last-gasp victory of their own against France in Paris on Saturday, even if coach Rassie Erasmus felt they had not been at their best.
France reflect on cruel Springboks defeat
French hopes of posting a morale-boosting win in the build-up to next year's World Cup were dashed in a dramatic finish to Saturday's test against South Africa, much to the bitter disappointment of both their coach and captain.
Wales finally end losing run against Australia
Replacement fullback Dan Biggar kicked a late penalty as Wales claimed a first success over nemesis Australia in 14 games.
Hooper rues missed opportunities
Australia skipper Michael Hooper admits he made the wrong move in not kicking for goal after the Wallabies sunk to a disappointing 9-6 Test loss to Wales.
Gatland praises Welsh bench for Australia win
Wales coach Warren Gatland says the strength of their bench played a major role in the narrow 9-6 victory over Australia at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.
RFU announce in-season breaks from 2019-20
The Premiership final will be played in late June from the 2019-20 season, in one of a number of changes to English rugby's structure announced Tuesday at Twickenham.
England and Exeter forward Waldrom retires
Former England and Exeter Chiefs forward Thomas Waldrom has retired from rugby.
England lock Lawes extends Saints deal
England lock Courtney Lawes has extended his contract with Northampton Saints until 2021.
Wade quits rugby to pursue NFL - sources
Wasps winger Christian Wade is understood to have quit rugby in order to pursue a career in the NFL.
Yarde, May injuries deepen England concerns
England wing Marland Yarde is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after dislocating his kneecap in Sale's win against Newcastle over the weekend.
Dropped Cipriani named Player of the Month
Danny Cipriani has been named the Premiership's Player of the Month, despite being dropped by England coach Eddie Jones because of form.
Warriors reveal financial takeover, Sixways plan
English Premiership club Worcester Warriors announced on Monday that they had been taken over by a consortium led by finance specialist Errol Pope
Tuilagi, Youngs pull out of England squad
Leicester pair Manu Tuilagi and Ben Youngs have pulled out of the latest England training camp after sustaining injuries in Premiership action, the Rugby Football Union has confirmed.
Wigglesworth breaks Prem appearance record
Richard Wigglesworth broke the all-time Premiership appearance record in Saracens' home victory over Gloucester on Sunday.
Leicester's Spencer hit with ban for dangerous tackle
Leicester Tigers second row Will Spencer has been banned for four weeks after he was sent off for a dangerous tackle against Wasps.
England's Shields out with broken cheekbone
Wasps have confirmed England flanker Brad Shields suffered a broken cheekbone during his Premiership debut against Exeter Chiefs on Saturday.
England's Shields to make Prem debut
England international Brad Shields will make his Premiership debut for Wasps this weekend.
O'Connor leaves Leicester Tigers after Premiership opener
Leicester Tigers head coach Matt O'Connor has left the club with immediate effect after just one game of the new Premiership season.
Injured Piutau out until late October
Bristol Bears have confirmed star signing Charles Piutau will be out until late October but will not require surgery on an injured shoulder.
Premiership considering £275m CVC takeover
Premiership Rugby responded to media reports of a potential takeover by financial equity firm CVC on Wednesday by saying they were considering various options for growth but no decision was imminent.
Du Preez requires further larynx surgery
Cornell du Preez is stable but will require further surgery after injuring his larynx in Saturday's defeat by Wasps, Worcester Warriors have said.
Flood: This is the hardest step for Newcastle
After surprising everyone on their way to their best Premiership finish for 20 years, Newcastle's Toby Flood knows the pressure is on this season.
Wade eyes Premiership try-scoring record
Christian Wade explains how a visit to an NFL-style footwork coach has prepared him for what could be a record-breaking Premiership campaign.
Jones met with referees to discuss breakdown
RFU referees' chief Tony Spreadbury says he met with Eddie Jones to discuss bringing domestic and international officiating into closer alignment, particularly regarding the breakdown.
Prem stars lift the lid on their teammates, rivals
From best opposition player to best dressing-room DJ, Premiership stars such as Danny Care and Jack Nowell give us the lowdown ahead of the new season.
Piutau absent for Bristol Bears' Prem opener
Bristol Bears have confirmed that star signing Charles Piutau will miss the club's Premiership opener against Bath due to a shoulder injury.