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Jeremy Staunton scored all 25 points for Leicester at a sunbaked Recreation Ground but still finished on the losing side as Bath won 26-25.
Nick Evans inspired Harlequins to maintain their 100% Aviva Premiership record by scoring 20 points in a 48-41 home win over Sale.
Treviso moved into the top six of the RaboDirect Pro 12 by condemning Scarlets to a fourth successive defeat after a 20-10 victory.
Gloucester extended their unbeaten Premiership home record to 22 games as a penalty from Freddie Burns saw them beat London Irish 33-30.
South African centre Corne Uys will make his Newcastle debut when the Falcons host Wasps in the Aviva Premiership on Sunday (kick-off 3.30).
Dan Lydiate is set to win his punishing fitness battle and give Wales a major boost ahead of next weekend's probable World Cup quarter-final.
Mike Ross has warned Italy that Ireland's ever-improving scrum is ready to accept the challenge laid down by Nick Mallett.
Chris Paterson hopes Saturday's agonising World Cup Pool B loss to England will not be his last appearance in a Scotland jersey.
Martin Johnson hailed the character of his England team after they rallied beat Scotland 16-12 and book a World Cup quarter-final with France.
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson expressed pride in his team's Rugby World Cup performance despite the 16-12 defeat to England.
France coach Marc Lievremont described his side's progress to the World Cup quarter-finals as a "bitter" qualification after losing to Tonga.
Tonga coach Isitolo Maka hopes his side's upset 19-14 World Cup win over France will result in more Test matches against tier-one nations.
Argentina have made five changes for their World Cup clash with Georgia - although Juan Manuel Leguizamon has been passed fit.
Despite the late withdrawals of Richie McCaw and Dan Carter, New Zealand have named a strong XV to face Canada on Sunday.
Wales can go into their clash with Fiji with the pressure off having all but secured their place in the last eight.
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.
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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.