The latest rugby news on the major tournaments from around the globe.
Gloucester have confirmed that 27-year-old Fijian international flank Akapusi Qera has agreed a new two year contract with the club.
Director of rugby Mark McCall was frustrated after Saracens made hard work of beating Biarritz 20-16 in the Heineken Cup on Sunday.
Joe Schmidt insisted Leinster have a long way to go in the defence of their Heineken Cup title after qualifying for the knockout stages.
Owen Farrell kicked Saracens to a 20-16 victory over Biarritz at Vicarage Road and to the brink of a place in the Heineken Cup quarter-finals.
Toulouse's front-row injury nightmare continues after news that Georgian hooker Akvsenti Giorgadze has been ruled out for up to six months with a ruptured groin tendon.
Saracens stayed in control of Pool 5 but will have to wait another week to book their quarterfinal place after a nail-biting 20-16 win over Biarritz Olympique in the Heineken Cup.
England and Harlequins scrum-half Danny Care will appear at Southampton Magistrates' Court on Monday to face a charge of drink driving.
Leinster continued their defence of the Heineken Cup with a 23-16 win at Glasgow Warriors that earned them a place in the knockout stages.
Defending champions Leinster joined rival Irish province Munster in qualifying for the quarterfinals of the European Cup after notching up a hard-fought 23-16 victory over Glasgow on Sunday.
Conor O'Shea backed Mike Brown to make his mark on the Six Nations after his try earned Harlequins a 20-14 Heineken Cup win over Gloucester.
Jim Mallinder hailed Ben Foden as "world class" after Northampton's 29-17 comeback win over the Scarlets in Pool One of the Heineken Cup.
Cardiff Blues coach Gareth Baber hailed his side's focus after they beat London Irish to close on the Heineken Cup quarter-finals.
All Black hooker Andrew Hore has admitted he has always been a southern man at heart despite playing most of his career for the Hurricanes.
Toulouse head coach Guy Noves has admitted his side face a tricky final pool game against Gloucester next weekend with the four-times Heineken Cup Champions needing to get a result at Kingsholm.
Saracens technical director Brendan Venter has set out a warning to SARU that they would be mad not to keep Rassie Erasmus involved with the Springboks in the future.
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