The latest rugby news on the major tournaments from around the globe.
The Lions may have spent the last decade outside the top 10 on the Super Rugby table, but assistant coach Johan Ackermann believes they could be a real threat this year.
Owen Farrell is confident he can shoulder the play-making responsibility of starting as England's fly-half in the Six Nations clash with Wales.
Stuart Hogg is eager to repay the faith shown in him by Scotland head coach Andy Robinson in Sunday's Six Nations clash with France.
Saracens have announced that Matt Stevens and fellow front-row trio Rhys Gill, Jamie George and Petrus du Plessis have all signed new deals.
Flanker John Barclay is determined Scotland should take their frustrations out on France to resurrect their Six Nations campaign.
Wasps boss David Young has urged his players to sharpen their clinical edge ahead of Friday night's Aviva Premiership clash against Sale.
Andy Goode has been named in the Worcester line-up as one of four changes for Friday night's Aviva Premiership visit of Saracens to Sixways.
Ireland flanker Stephen Ferris insists the transformation of the Aviva Stadium into a fortress must begin by routing Italy on Saturday.
Wales hooker Ken Owens knows there will be no time to ease himself into the action when he makes his full Test match debut against England.
London Irish have announced the signing of Scotland international hooker Scott Lawson from their Aviva Premiership rivals Gloucester.
The Hurricanes have named their line up for the Super Rugby round one encounter with the Stormers in Cape Town.
Veteran France lock Pascal Pape dismissed Six Nations opponents Scotland's poor record over the past few years and said he anticipated a really tough match at Murrayfield on Sunday.
Scotland centre Alex Grove has signed a new contract and pledged his future to Worcester Warriors.
South African stars Schalk Brits and Matt Stevens have both extended their contracts with English Premiership club Saracens.
Munster have confirmed they have agreed to allow scrum-half Peter Stringer to move to Newcastle on loan.
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