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.
Australia proved too strong for South Africa as they sealed a 30-17 bonus-point win in their Rugby Championship match in Brisbane.
There were wins for Leicester, Northampton, Worcester and Sale over Exeter, Gloucester, London Irish and Bath in the Premiership action.
Takeaways from the Rugby Championship double-header as Australia and New Zealand overcame South Africa and Argentina respectively.
The All Blacks got the job done but were made to graft for their 36-13 Rugby Championship victory over the Pumas in Brisbane on Saturday.
Highlights from Australia v South Africa in the Rugby Championship.