All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams opens up on his life, his hero and how he feels about the Rio Olympics.
A bitter Stephen Larkham believes his Brumbies should be in the Super Rugby semifinals, despite losing 15-9 to the Highlanders.
Australia will be without a team in the Super Rugby semi-finals for the first time in four years, with the Brumbies beaten 15-9 by the Highlanders in the opening quarter-final.
Super Rugby's regular season is done an dusted, paving the way for the opening round of the playoffs -- the quarterfinals. Stay across all the latest team news, odds and tips here!
Professional player contracts are to be introduced in English women's rugby for the 15-a-side game.
Saracens have given Brad Barritt permanent captaincy after filling in for Alistair Hargreaves for most of last season.
Kangaroo courts and a night in Moscow: Dan Bibby, Marcus Watson and Team GB head coach Simon Amor on how they are forging a Lions mentality for the Olympics.
After a year of speculation whether seasoned 15-a-side internationals would make the transition across to Sevens for the Olympics, just one made the Team GB cut: Scotland's Mark Bennett.
Current England internationals Teimana Harrison and Paul Hill have signed new contracts with Aviva Premiership club Northampton.
Tom Mitchell will captain Team GB's men's Sevens side at the Rio Olympics with Scotland's Mark Bennett the only 15s international to make the cut.
England international James Haskell has undergone surgery to rectify an injury that could sideline him for six months.
Patriots safety Nate Ebner, who took a leave of absence in May to begin his training, will represent USA Rugby at the Rio Olympics.
The Guinness PRO12 are considering adding a new United States-based franchise to the league.
Aviva Premiership club Leicester have announced the appointment of England international hooker Tom Youngs as club captain for next season.
Ahead of the Team GB squad announcements, Former England captain Ollie Phillips has expressed his delight at seeing rugby in the Olympic Games.
Crusaders will be without Test pair Nemani Nadolo and Joe Moody for their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Lions.
Racing 92-bound Leone Nakarawa has made the Fiji squad for Rio 2016 after Ben Ryan confirmed the 13-man party that will head to the Olympic Games as favourites to lift the Sevens crown.
Wales prop Tomas Francis has signed a new deal with Exeter Chiefs, the Aviva Premiership side have announced.
Eddie Jones says the British and Irish Lions have to get their players "emotionally involved" to end their long wait for a series win in New Zealand next summer.
Bryan Habana has suffered the same fate as Liam Messam with the Springboks flyer joining the New Zealander in missing a ticket to the Rio Olympic Games.
The Royals and the Lions complete a clean sweep of three victories each to top their groups.
Despite topping the Australian conference, Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham and co-captain Christian Lealiifano weren't impressed by the side's uninspiring performance over the Force.
The Highlanders have finished the Super Rugby regular season in second place in the New Zealand conference after a pulsating 25-15 win over previous leaders the Chiefs.
The Blues have finished the year with back-to-back wins over Australian franchises following a 34-28 victory over the Waratahs at Eden Park.
Two tries from Sean McMahon helped Melbourne Rebels to a consolation Super Rugby victory over Queensland Reds on Friday night.
Will Genia and Quade Cooper have hit the training paddock at Ballymore, adding fuel to speculation of a return to Queensland Reds for the fly-half at least.
Aviva Premiership club Exeter have announced contract extensions for number eight Thomas Waldrom and prop Harry Williams until 2018.
SANZAAR has ruled out any changes to this year's Super Rugby finals format despite the likelihood that dominant New Zealand teams will be forced to travel for quarterfinals against opposition sid
Wasps and England flanker James Haskell faces between four and six months on the sidelines because of injury.
Australian teams aren't the only ones failing to cut the mustard in Super Rugby, and Craig Dowd has a couple of left-field ideas that may help right a competition that seems to have lost its way.
Ben Alexander looks set to become the Brumbies' most-capped player after signing a one-year extension with the Super Rugby club.
There's no denying that Australia's player depth isn't quite up to par. But former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones says there are a few factors that should help the team develop.
Newcastle have suffered a major blow ahead of the new Aviva Premiership season with Tonga captain Nili Latu being ruled out, probably until December.
Jarryd Hayne will not be fulfilling his Olympic dream. The former NFL and NRL player was cut from Fiji's Rugby Sevens squad last Friday following a meeting with coach Ben Ryan.
Injury has forced a premature end to Joe Tomane's time at the Brumbies and puts in doubt his chances of playing for the Wallabies in this year's Rugby Championship.
Our resident historian John Griffiths looks at whether there have been previous incidents of the spidercam interrupting play and what the rules dictate should happen with outside influences.
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