Leicester captain Ellis Genge has hailed Steve Borthwick’s influence on the Tigers as they bid to carry blistering Premiership form into Europe.
All Blacks stalwart and Chiefs veteran back-row Sam Cane has put pen to paper on a new contract with New Zealand Rugby that runs until 2025.
Concerns grow over the safety of some of the players, should they take to the field after quarantining in this weekend’s European Champions Cup.
Harlequins head coach Tabai Matson gave his reaction to their narrow 16-14 defeat away to Premiership pace-setters Leicester Tigers on Sunday.
The men’s and women’s World Rugby Try of the Year awards have been won by France’s Damian Penaud and Emilie Boulard respectively.
A win for Union Bordeaux Begles over Toulouse took them to the top of the Top 14, while Racing 92 are in big trouble after their loss to Castres.
Video highlights from Round 10 of the Premiership season.
Highlights from Round Seven of the United Rugby Championship.
Leicester Tigers made it nine consecutive victories at the start of this campaign after beating champions Harlequins 16-14 at Welford Road.
Saracens boss Mark McCall admits “inaccuracy and ill-discipline” let his side down in their 18-15 defeat to Exeter Chiefs in Devon on Saturday.