Feb 12, 2016: Thirty years ago, Wales international Paul Thorburn booted himself into rugby folklore -- and almost the NFL -- with a huge kick against Scotland in Cardiff, writes Huw Richards.
Feb 12, 2016: Italy have made one change to its starting XV that played against France last weekend, with David Odiete dropping out.
Feb 12, 2016: Faced with a match-winning moment in France for the first time in their Six Nations lives, Italy froze -- and their captain has shouldered much of the blame, writes Enrico Borra.
Feb 12, 2016: Wakefield Wildcats have been fined £20,000 for racial chanting by their fans.
Feb 12, 2016: Eddie Jones has handed starting XV places to Mako Vunipola, Courtney Lawes and Ben Youngs to face Italy on Sunday, while Maro Itoje will have to wait to make his debut.
Feb 12, 2016: How many fly-halves have Italy used in the Six Nations tournament? ESPN's resident experts have the answer.
Feb 12, 2016: Ireland beat France 24-9 in the Rugby World Cup last year, and despite not particularly impressing last weekend beating Italy 23-21, Les Bleus are still favourites going into this match in Paris.
Feb 12, 2016: Preparations for the new era of Super Rugby will ramp up over the coming weeks as teams take to the field for a series of pre-season fixtures. See who's playing who here.
Feb 11, 2016: Jonathan Joseph hopes to show England head coach Eddie Jones his destructive qualities in Sunday's RBS 6 Nations clash with Italy.
Feb 11, 2016: Wales welcome Scotland to Cardiff on Saturday evening hoping to kick-start their Six Nations title push with victory.
Feb 11, 2016: Having lost Eddie Jones to England shortly after he arrived, the Stormers continue to be plagued by pre-season trouble with three star backs set for extended stints on the sidelines.
Feb 11, 2016: Highlanders back Richard Buckman has been ruled out of the 2016 Super Rugby season after he injured his shoulder during their pre-season fixture against Racing 92 in Hong Kong on Saturday.
Feb 11, 2016: Connacht returned to the top of the Guinness PRO12 table as they came from behind to earn a bonus point in an entertaining match at Newport Gwent Dragons.
Feb 11, 2016: The Chiefs coach has moved on from discussions about the Super Rugby draw, choosing to focus on building the squad depth he believes will be critical for success in the expanded competition.
Feb 11, 2016: Wales fly-half Dan Biggar will start for Wales against Scotland on Saturday following a recovery from injury that has earned him the nickname "Lazarus".
Feb 11, 2016: Wales should learn from John Dawes and Carwyn James if they are to realise their potential, argues John Taylor
Feb 11, 2016: Joe Schmidt has made three changes to his Ireland side for this weekend's RBS Six Nations clash with France in Paris.
Feb 11, 2016: Scotland have made one change ahead of their RBS Six Nations fixture with Wales in Cardiff.
Feb 11, 2016: Ulster have confirmed the signing of Springboks back-rower Marcell Coetzee on a three-year deal.
Feb 11, 2016: Warren Gatland names unchanged starting XV with Gareth Anscombe named on Wales' bench for Scotland match.