Jun 27, 2014: European rugby powerhouse Toulon are keen to offer Michael Cheika $US750,000 a year to become their coach, Greg Growden hears from impeccable sources
May 29, 2014: "He drove himself on to new levels of performance never seen before." Tom May on his friend and team-mate Jonny Wilkinson
May 23, 2014: Toulon might have spent money on their way to the top, but it has not been without hard work. Paul Eddison examines the secrets behind their success
May 12, 2014: The latest Monday Maul looks back at a weekend of rugby that included concussion controversy, returning Lions and a sold-out Sevens bonanza.
May 6, 2014: Where do Perpignan go from here? Paul Eddison looks at their demise and the rebuilding process
May 5, 2014: Summer rugby, Connacht coups, relegation, Quins young guns and McGeechan - it's the Monday Maul
May 1, 2014: Martin Gillingham looks at the changing face of the Top 14 as Perpignan and Bayonne struggle while teams like Brive and Lyon are building
Apr 24, 2014: Jonny Wilkinson is the face of Toulon but whisper it, they might be a better team without him. Paul Eddison examines the case for dropping the talisman
Apr 21, 2014: Stingers, a rampaging Fijian and two Dannys looking to be champions of the world - Monday Maul looks at some key talking points
Apr 17, 2014: Martin Gillingham looks ahead to what he believes is the most remarkable ever climax to the league phase of the Top 14
Apr 10, 2014: "The world of French rugby is filled with all sorts of wonderful characters but there is no one quite like 'Mad Bernie'". We profile Bernard Laporte
Mar 4, 2014: Martin Gillingham looks at the state of play in the Top 14 and gives his take on the club versus country battle harming the prospects of the French side
Feb 13, 2014: "Rugby in New Zealand is thought about completely differently, it's that simple." On the eve of the new Super Rugby season, we talk to Neemia Tialata and Jimmy Cowan
An Englishman Abroad
Jan 17, 2014: Tom May played for Toulon between 2009 and 2011. Here he lifts the lid on what life is really like at one of the most bizarre club teams in the world.
Jan 15, 2014: Clermont Auvergne are a great side, but will undergo mass overhaul in the summer. Paul Eddison looks at their 'Championship Window'.
Jan 7, 2014: "This was meant to be Racing Metro's breakthrough season but after the latest defeat against lowly Oyonnax it's all beginning to unravel," Paul Eddison writes
Jan 2, 2014: The French transfer scene is heating up with clubs being linked with players left, right and centre. Martin Gillingham looks at the latest rumours from the Top 14
France on the up
Dec 4, 2013: Paul Eddison explains how the French sold English clubs down the river and why their domestic game will go from strength-to-strength as a result
Oct 15, 2013: "The IRFU certainly need to become more proactive in the negotiation process but it cannot compete financially." Murray Kinsella looks at the potential Irish exodus
Oct 8, 2013: "Has there been a sharper and more dramatic decline in the professional era?" With Biarritz lying at the foot of the Top 14, Martin Gillingham looks at their demise