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  • Blake escapes further action

    Phil Blake won't face disciplinary action from European rugby chiefs after his RFU ban for breaching anti-corruption rules.

    Thursday July 2 2015, 16:40 BST
    Phil Blake: Won't face action from European rugby chiefs
  • Giteau back in Australia fold

    Overseas stars Matt Giteau and Drew Mitchell are part of Australia's training squad ahead of the Rugby Championship.

    Thursday July 2 2015, 14:26 BST
    Matt Giteau: Toulon No 10 back in Australia fold
  • 'Olympics can inspire England'

    Alex Corbisiero says England can draw inspiration from Great Britain's 2012 Olympic performance ahead of the World Cup.

    Thursday July 2 2015, 14:33 BST
    Alex Corbisiero: Northampton prop is part of England's World Cup training squad
  • Folau agrees Japan deal

    Israel Folau has agreed a deal to play in Japan with the NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes at the end of the Australian season.

    Thursday July 2 2015, 14:29 BST
    Israel Folau: Will play in Japan after the World Cup
  • World cup officials announced

    Referee appointments for the tournament's pool games have been announced by World Rugby.

    Wednesday July 1 2015, 18:58 BST
    Jaco Peyper: Will take charge of England v Fiji
  • Fearns leaving Bath for Lyon

    Bath have confirmed that back-row forward Carl Fearns is to join French club Lyon.

    Wednesday July 1 2015, 18:55 BST
    Carl Fearns: Forward heading for France
  • Scots driven on by World Cup

    Stuart Hogg hopes the fear of missing out on a World Cup place will drive Scotland's players onto new heights.

    Wednesday July 1 2015, 16:20 BST
    Stuart Hogg: Eager to play in the World Cup
  • Knight makes Newport move

    Prop Shaun Knight is leaving Gloucester and moving to the Guinness PRO12 with the Newport-Gwent Dragons.

    Wednesday July 1 2015, 16:16 BST
    Shaun Knight: Gloucester prop off to Newport
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    Thursday July 2 2015, 20:57 BST
  • Samoa name squad for NZ Test

    Samoa have named a 27-man squad for their historic first Test on home soil against New Zealand next week.

    Wednesday July 1 2015, 16:15 BST
    Samoa wing Maurie Fa'asavalu vies for the ball for Oyonnax against Grenoble in the French Top 14.
  • Folau signs new Australia deal

    Full-back Israel Folau has signed a three-year deal to play on for Australia and the NSW Waratahs after the World Cup.

    Wednesday July 1 2015, 16:14 BST
    Israel Folau playing Super Rugby for the Waratahs.
  • Morgan eyeing France return

    Ben Morgan is on course to recover from injury in time to face France in the first of England's World Cup warm-up matches.

    Tuesday June 30 2015, 22:13 BST
    Ben Morgan is hoping to recover in time
  • Rowntree: England pushing to limit

    Graham Rowntree insists England will continue "pushing themselves to the limit" despite the heatwave.

    Tuesday June 30 2015, 14:53 BST
    Graham Rowntree: England aiming to be World Cup's fittest side
  • Northampton sign centre Eves

    Northampton have announced the signing of centre Luke Eves on a short-term deal.

    Tuesday June 30 2015, 11:58 BST
    Luke Eves: Northampton move
  • Scotland call up Edinburgh duo

    Scotland have added Edinburgh duo Dougie Fife and Ben Toolis to their pre-World Cup training squad.

    Monday June 29 2015, 18:39 BST
     Dougie Fife (pictured) and Ben Toolis called up by Scotland
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