The latest rugby news on the major tournaments from around the globe.
Gloucester centre Tim Molenaar became the latest member of the current playing squad to commit to the Premiership side when he signed a new two-year contract with the club.
Bayonne president Michel Cacouault is to file a complaint after the father of Biarritz's Imanol Harinordoquy invaded the pitch to defend his son during a fight, the club announced on Wednesday.
Despite the fact that former All Blacks assistant coach Wayne Smith has signalled his intention to return to England in the future the Chiefs remain confident that their new backline coach will see out his two-year contract with them.
Premiership side Northampton Saints have had to deal with an email scam which has been taking advantage of aspiring players by offering them fake contracts.
England's John Brake has been ruled out of this week's second leg of the Sevens World Series in Dubai.
The sacking of Racing-Metro's popular backs coach Simon Mannix last Friday was part of an overall plan to take the Top 14 club forward, Director of Rugby Pierre Berbizier explained.
John Kirwan is keen to guide England through next year's Six Nations as speculation mounts that a permanent coach appointment will be delayed.
The Brumbies announced on Wednesday that they have released Stephen Hoiles from the final year of his contract.
The father of French international Imanol Harinordoquy brought the Top 14 Basque derby between Biarritz and Bayonne to a halt on Tuesday, after running onto the pitch to defend his son.
Saracens forwards Hayden Smith and Mako Vunipola both face lengthy lay-offs due to injuries.
Martyn Thomas has demanded Judge Jeff Blackett resign from his post as the Rugby Football Union's disciplinary officer.
Wasps scrum-half Nick Berry has been suspended for three weeks for a dangerous tackle during November 7's A-team defeat to London Irish.
Wales could be without first-choice second-row pair Alun Wyn Jones and Luke Charteris for the whole of the RBS 6 Nations.
Mike Tindall has accused the Rugby Football Union of making him a "scapegoat" in a statement released through the Rugby Players Association.
Rhys Webb, the Ospreys scrumhalf has been cited for late tackling/charging an opponent in the Pro12 encounter with Connacht in Galway last Saturday.
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