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A Josh Beaumont try was enough for Sale to beat Leicester 3-10 at Welford Road on Saturday afternoon.
Jules Plisson’s late penalty was enough for France to hold off Italy 23-21 in a gripping Six Nations opener at the Stade de France in Paris.
A last-minute try from full-back Ben Foden helped Northampton Saints overcome Harlequins 27-23 at the Twickenham Stoop on Saturday.
Wasps were made to work hard for their 9-8 win over Premiership strugglers Newcastle on Saturday in a result that takes them fifth.
Australian sevens coach Andy Friend is not going to afford any special treatment to those players wanting to switch to Sevens.
The Waratahs and Crusaders claimed solid wins over the Brumbies and Reds respectively, in their pre-season matches on Saturday.
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt wants his team to build on their fine discipline during the upcoming Six Nations.
Super Rugby champions the Highlanders suffered a 45-38 loss to Racing 92 in their warm-up match in Hong Kong on Saturday.
Former South Africa and Italy boss Nick Mallett has backed England to win the Six Nations based on their schedule.
England fly-half George Ford is excited by the prospect of playing alongside Owen Farrell in their clash with Scotland at Murrayfield.