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Northampton captain Dylan Hartley insists his side have learned from the pain of their Heineken Cup final defeat against Leinster last term.
Stade Francais stormed back from 14-0 down to claim a 23-14 win over Worcester in their opening Amlin Challenge Cup Pool One game at Sixways.
Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea has made just one change to his line-up for the Heineken Cup opener against Connacht.
Saracens prop Deon Carstens is to join Western Province after being released from his contract.
Wales' World Cup captain Sam Warburton will make his return from suspension in Cardiff Blues' Heineken Cup opener against Racing Metro.
England have confirmed they will face all three Tri-Nations giants in the 2012 QBE Internationals at Twickenham.
Former South Africa fly-half Peter Grant is set to return to the Stormers for the new Super Rugby season.
Saracens have announced the release of South African international prop Deon Carstens from his contract.
Richard Hill has promised Worcester will place an emphasis on attack when they launch their Challenge Cup campaign against Stade Francais.
Harlequins have announced a new two-year deal for their England Saxons centre Jordan Turner-Hall.
Retiring England captain Lewis Moody believes it is essential that Martin Johnson leads the side into the 2015 World Cup.
Scotland forward Nathan Hines has announced his retirement from international rugby after 11 years in the Test arena.
RFU disciplinary chief Judge Jeff Blackett has warned Delon Armitage that he needs to learn the lessons of his misdemeanours.
Delon Armitage is to serve his fourth suspension of 2011 after being banned for five weeks at an RFU disciplinary hearing on Tuesday evening.
Gloucester's Nick Wood and Darren Dawidiuk have had their citings dismissed by a RFU disciplinary panel due to a procedural error.
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