There will be a new captain at the Scarlets this United Rugby Championship season after Jonathan Davies replaced Ken Owens.
Female referee Sara Cox will become the first woman to referee at Premiership game when she takes charge of Harlequins v Worcester.
With the United Rugby Championship almost upon us, we take a look at some of the big storylines that could transpire in the inaugural season.
New Zealand and Australia once again dominate the Team of the Week following excellent wins over Argentina and South Africa on Saturday.
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World Rugby have confirmed that New Zealand have replaced South Africa as the number one ranked side in the game after the weekend.
Ex-New Zealand coach Laurie Mains doesn’t believe South Africa stand a chance when they take on the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship.
Springbok fly-half Handré Pollard highlighted the importance of being mentally ready for Saturday’s fixture with the All Blacks in Townsville.
Harlequins boss Billy Millard praised debutant fly-half Tommaso Allan after he impressed in Sunday’s 26-20 victory against Newcastle Falcons.
South Africa’s love affair with the Vancouver Sevens continued as they followed up their 2019 tournament win with another title on Sunday.
Enjoy the video highlights from Round One of the Premiership season.
Harlequins picked up a bonus-point victory over Newcastle in their Premiership season opener, winning 26-20 at Kingston Park on Sunday.
On this day in 2015, Japan stunned South Africa at the World Cup.
Jacques Nienaber was left reeling after South Africa succumbed once again to Australia as their Rugby Championship campaign unravelled.
England fly-half George Ford was praised by Leicester Tigers head coach Steve Borthwick as he led his side to a Premiership win against Exeter.
Northampton boss Chris Boyd described his side’s victory over Gloucester as “patchy and rusty” as they began the season with a win.
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Wales international centre Cory Allen has signed a contract with the Dragons ahead of the upcoming United Rugby Championship campaign.
New Worcester Warriors signing Willi Heinz was praised by head coach Jonathan Thomas after their win over London Irish in the Premiership.