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  • World Cup expected to sell out

    The Rugby World Cup is on course to sell out, with England Rugby 2015 chairman Andy Cosslett confident every ticket will go.

    Tuesday July 28 2015, 16:52 BST
    Twickenham will host the opening and closing matches of this autumn's Rugby World Cup
  • Vermeulen boost for Springboks

    South Africa are confident of arriving at the World Cup with a clean bill of health despite recent injury problems.

    Tuesday July 28 2015, 14:54 BST
    Duane Vermeulen: Had been an injury concern
  • Cueto: Burgess to cover Tuilagi

    Mark Cueto believes England will use Sam Burgess in midfield to cover for the absence of powerhouse Manu Tuilagi.

    Monday July 27 2015, 15:07 BST
    Sam Burgess: Debate about his best role for England
  • Betting News: Solow now favourite

    A look at how the latest sports news has affected the major betting markets, including the Sussex Stakes.

    Monday July 27 2015, 11:20 BST
    Solow: Favourite to win the Sussex Stakes
  • Australia ease past Pumas

    Australia set up a Rugby Championship showdown against New Zealand as they routed Argentina 34-9 in Mendoza.

    Sunday July 26 2015, 13:59 BST
    Dean Mumm powers in for an Australia try
  • All Blacks edge out Springboks

    New Zealand snatched a 27-20 victory over South Africa after a pulsating spectacle in Johannesburg.

    Saturday July 25 2015, 19:13 BST
    Charles Piutau in action for New Zealand
  • Rugby Championship 2015 schedule

    The schedule, results, reports and updated standings from the 2015 Rugby Championship, which begins on Friday.

    Sunday July 26 2015, 10:43 BST
    Can New Zealand win the Rugby Championship?
  • Robinson backs Burgess to shine

    Jason Robinson has backed Bath's Sam Burgess to shine at this year's World Cup after switching codes.

    Saturday July 25 2015, 17:17 BST
    Sam Burgess
  • Farrell: Burgess is impressing

    Andy Farrell insists Sam Burgess is holding his own as a centre during England's inter-squad training sessions in Denver.

    Friday July 24 2015, 15:45 BST
    Sam Burgess: In the running for World Cup selection
  • Leinster release Kane Douglas

    Kane Douglas could challenge for a place in Australia's World Cup squad after being released from his Leinster contract.

    Thursday July 23 2015, 16:02 BST
    Kane Douglas: Hoping to make the Wallabies World Cup squad.
  • Injury ends Turner-Hall's career

    Harlequins' former England centre Jordan Turner-Hall has retired from rugby at the age of 27 due to injury.

    Thursday July 23 2015, 14:41 BST
    Jordan Turner-Hall: Retires from rugby union
  • Amor chosen to lead GB sevens

    Simon Amor has been appointed as Great Britain men's sevens head coach for next year's Rio Olympics.

    Thursday July 23 2015, 16:18 BST
    Simon Amor: Will lead GB sevens in Rio next year
  • Wallabies ring the changes

    Australia coach Michael Cheika has made seven changes to his team for Saturday’s Rugby Championship clash with Argentina.

    Thursday July 23 2015, 11:02 BST
    David Pocock will start against Pumas in Mendoza
  • James Short signs for Exeter

    Exeter Chiefs have signed winger James Short from London Irish on a one-year contract.

    Thursday July 23 2015, 11:02 BST
    Exeter new boy James Short won the Premiership title with Saracens before joining London Irish
  • Schmidt extends Ireland stay

    Joe Schmidt has signed a contract extension that will see him remain as Ireland head coach until at least June 2017.

    Wednesday July 22 2015, 17:14 BST
    Joe Schmidt: Has signed a new Ireland deal
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