Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:29:51 GMTEngland forward Maro Itoje needs surgery on a broken hand, adding to coach Eddie Jones' injury problems at open-side flanker.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:35:11 GMTWales will have England-based George North and Jamie Roberts available to face Australia after a "one-off" change of policy by Premiership Rugby.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:27:10 GMTIreland head coach Joe Schmidt agrees a contract extension and will stay in charge until the end of the World Cup in 2019.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:04:39 GMTFormer Bath boss Mike Ford is named head coach of three-time European champions Toulon, replacing Diego Dominguez.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:26:24 GMTScottish Rugby expects all England-based players to be available for the autumn Tests, despite a funding dispute with Premiership clubs.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:54:15 GMTSale director of rugby Steve Diamond believes young winger Paolo Odogwu resembles former England great Jason Robinson.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:03:47 GMTAfter retiring from rugby to focus on a West End career, Welshman Edd Shervington has joined Bristol on a short-term deal.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:49:55 GMTNewcastle Falcons prop Taione Vea retires as a result of a spinal injury suffered against Sale in September.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:24:05 GMTExeter boss Rob Baxter says his side will not give up trying to reach the knockout stages of the European Champions Cup.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:13:41 GMTReplacement fly-half Freddie Burns scores 16 points as Leicester overcome last year's beaten finalists Racing 92.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:05:58 GMTJimmy Gopperth kicks a last-gasp conversion as Wasps rescue a draw against Toulouse at the Stade Ernest-Wallon.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:03:01 GMTA last-minute try and conversion from Isa Nacewa gives Leinster a vital losing bonus point against Montpellier and puts them top of Pool 4.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:30:14 GMTConnacht's improved form continues with an eight-try demolition of 14-man Zebre to move top of Pool 2 in the Champions Cup.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:48:05 GMTNewcastle pick up their first European Challenge Cup points with a 50-7 dismantling of Top 14 side Grenoble.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:33:59 GMTSaracens produce a fine performance to beat a valiant Scarlets 44-26 in the European Champions Cup at Allianz Park.
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 16:57:19 GMTThis week's sport on the BBC includes the London Anniversary Games, England v Pakistan Test cricket and the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:01:48 GMTAndrew Trimble praises the Ulster fans who honoured the memory of Munster coach Anthony Foley during the team's European Champions Cup win over Exeter Chiefs.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:47:34 GMTSale Sharks players are rescued by a fire crew after they get stuck in a lift before their 30-3 defeat by Bath.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:57:28 GMTHundreds of people line the streets of Limerick to pay tribute to European Cup winner and Munster coach Anthony Foley, who died aged 42.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:09:40 GMTMunster fans and the world of rugby pay tribute to Munster head coach Anthony Foley, who died on Saturday night in Paris.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:52:26 GMTNewly appointed England rugby league captain Sam Burgess insists his short-lived career in rugby union was not a failure.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 08:42:43 GMTAnthony Foley's former Ireland team-mate Denis Hickie says the number eight was the "rock" on which Munster's success was founded upon.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:11:32 GMTIreland captain Rory Best wants you to nominate someone for the 2016 BBC Get Inspired Unsung Hero award.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:27:33 GMTGlasgow Warriors and Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg fields quickfire questions from BBC Scotland's Kenny Crawford.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:03:04 GMTTom English sees Munster scale the heights of their glorious past in victory over Glasgow, a fitting tribute to head coach Anthony Foley, who died suddenly last week.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 08:35:55 GMTJames Haskell reflects on European glory as a fan and as a player, and the prospects for this season in his latest BBC Sport column.