Jul 4, 2008: The fixtures for the new Guinness Premiership season have been released today with a potential clash between the season finale and the opening match of next year's Lions tour averted
Jul 3, 2008: "There was a time when you would not have called Johnson assured but he appears to have added that quality to his armoury as well and it was very much in evidence as he held his first press conference." John Taylor writes
Jul 1, 2008: Wasps centre Riki Flutey was named among Martin Johnson's first 32-man elite player squad on Tuesday while the new England manager also dropped some big names.
Jun 28, 2008: One of the biggest names in the history of English club rugby is in danger of disappearing
Jun 22, 2008: England Saxons were crowned Barclays Churchill Cup champions for the fourth time in six years on a triple header day of international action at Toyota Park.
Jun 22, 2008: Another rugby tour from hell
Jun 20, 2008: England players are to be banned from bringing women back to their hotel rooms after four members of the touring squad were accused of a serious sexual assault.
Jun 15, 2008: As England lamented their defensive deficiencies and an impotent backline, Steve Hansen issued an ominous warning -- the New Zealand rugby side are apparently only running at 50 percent of their capacity.
Jun 15, 2008: Debutant Topsy Ojo's pair of opportunistic tries was trumpeted as a rare positive as England's rugby press lamented an almost ritualistic test defeat against the All Blacks at Eden Park here last night.
Jun 14, 2008: Competitive rugby is drawing to a close in France with the final round of league matches concluding on Saturday, and we're now set for two mouth-watering semi-finals due to be played next weekend.
Jun 14, 2008: NZ skipper Richie McCaw voiced satisfaction with his sides strong 37-20 victory over England, but said the All Blacks had enough elements of their game to work.
Jun 13, 2008: Read England Saxons captain Will Skinner's twice weekly Barclays Churchill Cup diary.
Jun 10, 2008: England U20s will face their Australian counterparts with a place in the semi-finals of the IRB Junior World Championship at stake on Saturday.
May 29, 2008: Two inspiring figures will call it quits in different ways at Twickenham on Saturday, writes PA's Andrew Baldock.
May 25, 2008: Samoa beat Fiji 19-14 in a bruising final at Twickenham to win the Emirates Airline London Sevens title, their third ever World Series Cup title.
May 24, 2008: The Guinness Premiership Final, taking place on Saturday 31st May at Twickenham Stadium, is the highlight of the domestic rugby season and will decide which club is crowned Guinness Premiership Champions.
May 22, 2008: A degree in rocket science is not required to appreciate the pyrotechnics of this season's Guinness Premiership campaign
May 19, 2008: Check out some Heineken Cup facts ahead of this season's tournament finale.
May 19, 2008: Check out some European Challenge Cup facts and figures ahead of this year's season finale with Worcester Warriors and Bath set to go head to head at Kingsholm on May 25.
May 14, 2008: "Unspecified medical reasons were proferred as the explanation for Vainikolo, a development project if ever there was one, not joining the Churchill Cup squad." Huw Richards reports from Twickenham