The Six Nations (6 Nations) is the top international rugby union tournament cometeted annually between England, Ireland, Italy, France, Scotland and Wales. The Six Nations is the oldest rugby tournament in the northern hemisphere dating back to 1883. Get in the Gear of the Six Nations at the World Rugby Shop.
Chris Paterson, Scotland's most-capped player, has been awarded an MBE just over a week after announcing his international retirement.
Wales and British and Irish Lions openside flanker Martyn Williams has been awarded an MBE.
Paul O'Connell will lead Ireland during the 2012 Six Nations Championship in the absence of Brian O'Driscoll after being named as captain by Ireland head coach Declan Kidney.
Paul O'Connell will captain Ireland in this season's RBS 6 Nations Championship, the Irish Rugby Football Union has announced.
Saracens centre Brad Barritt is hoping to finally get his chance to shine for England at the Six Nations.
Andy Farrell is excited by the "feast" of talent available to England as they look to make a fresh start for the Six Nations.
Sam Warburton has admitted that he was shocked by his promotion to Wales captain ahead of the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
Harlequins full-back Mike Brown is on the verge of an England recall - three years after he considered giving up on international rugby.
Shontayne Hape accepts his England career has run its course as new interim head coach Stuart Lancaster plans a Six Nations overhaul.
Aviva Premiership clubs will have all their England stars available for the festive programme.
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson led the tributes to Chris Paterson, who has announced his retirement from international rugby.
Chris Paterson will now reflect on a record-filled Scotland career after announcing his retirement from international rugby on Wednesday.
Former England assistant coaches Mike Ford and John Wells are to leave the Rugby Football Union with immediate effect.
New chief executive Ian Ritchie is ready to embrace the challenge of leading the RFU away from the turmoil of 2011 and into a bright future.
The Rugby Football Union have appointed Ian Ritchie as their new chief executive.
Gilbert has released a new line of rugby cleats. The Gilbert Virtuo 8S is part of the exciting new product. Check it out.
The entire All Blacks apparel line has been updated for 2013/14. Check out the New Zealand All Blacks polo.
The Nike Tiempo is a solid rugby cleat and one of few styles still made from full-grain natural leather.
The Gilbert Blitz 8S rugby cleat is a great cleat at a great price of $69.99. Get a new pair of cleats today.
A cool looking all black rugby cleat with the high performance adidas is known for. Get in the Gear!
Wear the crest of the British and Irish Lions on your t-shirt. A great look for the summer.
The All Blacks Performance t-shirt is black with hints of blue from the training jersey. Very Cool.
The New Zealand All Blacks training jersey for 2013/14. Get in the Gear!
The USA Rugby Pro Alternate rugby jersey is perfect for any fan of the Eagles. Get yours to wear during the summer Test matches.
The NEW All Blacks 2013/14 jersey has arrived at World Rugby Shop. Dare to wear the colors of the All Blacks.