Former England fly-half Toby Flood thinks Newcastle will soon be playing top tier European rugby after re-signing for the Falcons.
Worcester Warriors have signed veteran Ireland scrum-half Peter Stringer as cover for Francois Hougaard.
Dylan Hartley has signed a new contract with Northampton and has been reappointed as the Premiership club's skipper.
Michael Cheika has named 11 new faces in his a 38-man Australia training squad but there is no room for Quade Cooper.
Daira Prince can reward those who keep the faith at Leicester according to Ashley Iveson. He has a selection for every race.
Ian Ogg analyses the last 10 renewals of Saturday's Weatherbys Super Sprint at Newbury and picks out the key statistics.
Ben Linfoot is giving another chance to a Charlie Appleby-trained runner who lines up at Doncaster for Thursday's nap.
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Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.