The latest rugby news on the major tournaments from around the globe.
Premiership Rugby have confirmed their 2012/13 fixtures will not interfere with the departure of the British and Irish Lions.
The British and Irish Lions will play an historic match in Hong Kong, against the famous Barbarians, a perfect stopover on their way to Australia for the 2013 tour.
The British and Irish Lions will play the Wallabies in three Tests on their nine-match tour of Australia in 2013, in what the Australian Rugby Union feel will be another extraordinary event.
Brumbies bosses, for the second time in a month, poured cold water on reports that World Cup-winning coach Jake White would be leaving the franchise.
Former Argentinian flyhalf Gonzalo Quesada was on Monday confirmed as the new backs coach of Racing-Metro, switching from his current position as the kicking coach of the French national side.
The Brumbies have moved quickly to end speculation over the future of their coach Jake White after he was linked to the vacant England job.
The British and Irish Lions have confirmed the itinerary for their nine-match tour of Australia in 2013.
Former Argentinian flyhalf Gonzalo Quesada is set to move from being the French national side's kicking coach to become backs coach of Racing-Metro, according to L'Equipe on Sunday.
Harlequins continued their best start with to a season with a 13th consecutive win in all competitions, brushing Newcastle aside (39-8) in a Premiership Round Nine match.
Harlequins Rugby Director Conor O'Shea had warned his team to expect a tough time against a Newcastle team fighting for Aviva Premiership survival when they hosted the Falcons at the Stoop on Sunday.
Harlequins continued their best start to a season with a ninth consecutive Premiership win, brushing Newcastle aside 39-8 at The Stoop.
Richard Cockerill hopes that the current controversy surrounding England and the RFU can be sorted out "sooner rather than later."
Jim Mallinder hailed a "good reaction" from Northampton after they returned to winning ways by crushing Saracens 30-8 at Franklin's Gardens.
London Irish head coach Toby Booth has thrown his hat into the ring for the vacant England job after admitting that he is hugely ambitious.
Leicester gave their Premiership campaign much-needed impetus after condemning Gloucester to a third successive home defeat in all competitions.
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