The latest rugby news on the major tournaments from around the globe.
Alun-Wyn Jones says Wales must take the favourites tag in their stride when they tackle Six Nations rivals England at Twickenham on Saturday.
Worcester have signed England international scrum-half Paul Hodgson on a three-year deal from London Irish which will start next season.
Geoff Parling is set to make his first Test start for England in Saturday's 6 Nations clash with Wales after Tom Palmer was cut from the squad.
SANZAR boss Greg Peters is not concerned about the prospect of one of the South African Super Rugby franchises being relegated next year as the top players will still feature no matter which teams are involved.
Scotland captain Ross Ford believes they can discover their clinical edge and turn around their Six Nations campaign against France.
Glasgow have announced their second signing in 24 hours with confirmation that Newcastle lock Tim Swinson will join them in the summer.
Alun-Wyn Jones is ready to do a job for Wales at Twickenham on Saturday despite his chronic lack of rugby since the World Cup.
Graham Rowntree will put cross-border friendships on hold as he prepares England to defend their proud Twickenham record against Wales.
Warren Gatland admits he does not know how to halt the exodus of talent after Gethin Jenkins confirmed he is going to ply his trade in France.
Leicester Tigers have announced that 21-year-old scrum-half Sam Harrison has agreed terms on a new contract.
Ireland captain Paul O'Connell admits his team are growing impatient to nudge their Six Nations back on track against Italy on Saturday.
Australian-born utility back Luke McLean says Italy must try to combat Ireland's spoiling tactics if they are to emerge victorious from Saturday's Six Nations match in Dublin.
Ireland named an unchanged side here Tuesday for this weekend's Six Nations clash with Italy at Lansdowne Road.
Scotland hooker Scott Lawson is to leave Premiership side Gloucester at the end of this season, the club confirmed on Tuesday.
Sharks coach John Plumtree believes the new era of Sharks rugby starts this weekend under new skipper Keegan Daniel with a batch of fresh faces following him into battle.
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