France have named five uncapped players in their 31-man training squad for the Six Nations while Italy have called up former England youth player David Sisi.
New Zealand were beaten, Ireland and Wales were not. England secured important results while Australia looked broken. ESPN looks at the key takeaways from this month.
The France rugby team will wear rainbow shoelaces for their game against Fiji this weekend in a show of support for former Wales captain Gareth Thomas, who was recently the victim of a hate crime
Can Scotland build on their home run against South Africa? And will England's second-string side impress against Japan? ESPN assesses the biggest talking points and players to watch.
Can Warren Gatland's Wales finally beat Australia? And is Italy-Georgia the match of the weekend? ESPN assesses the biggest talking points and players to watch.
Rugby is a team game, yet there are certain positions across the backs and forwards that have great influence over a team's success. We've looked at the spines for each of top 10 nations this November, rating them against their world rankings.
It's been a while since we last met, so what's new for international rugby's top sides ahead of the autumn internationals?
Saracens hooker Christopher Tolofua has singed a three-year deal with Toulon, the French club announced on Monday.
France's Wesley Fofana and Bernard Le Roux have been ruled out of the upcoming November internationals with injuries.
Following the controversial impact of the TMO throughout Super Rugby and the June Test series, World Rugby have announced a new closed trial throughout the November Tests series that will see a revised scope the TMO can play in a match.
France international Mathieu Bastareaud has been banned for five weeks after striking an opponent while he lay on the ground.
With Asia's first Rugby World Cup on the horizon, the 12 host cities are preparing themselves for an estimated 400,000 visiting fans from across the world.
With one year to go until the Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan, our writers take a look through each of the pools and decide where it will all be won and lost in 2019.
Huw Richards looks back on one of the greatest and most charismatic French rugby players of all time.
Former French Rugby Federation president Pierre Camou has died aged 72 after a long illness, the federation has announced.
San Francisco hosted the biggest rugby tournament yet staged in the United States, with AT&T Park the venue for the Rugby World Cup over the weekend. We bring you best of the action in photographs.
The Springboks and All Blacks may have already wrapped up their series against England and France respectively, but the Wallabies and Ireland have plenty to play for in Sydney in the series decider, while England and France will look to regain some pride.
Complex laws created by World Rugby are almost impossible for referees to interpret, anyone who can understand all the laws of rugby must be worthy of some sort of Master's degree, Craig Dowd writes.
France claimed a maiden World Rugby U20 Championship title after they downed England 33-25 in a thrilling contest, while South Africa downed New Zealand for third and Australia beat out Argentina for fifth.
Benjamin Fall's red card has been rescinded by a World Rugby appointed judicial committee after the committee deemed Fall's running line was altered after he was bumped by the All Blacks' Anton Lienert-Brown.
France are questioning the need to send off fullback Benjamin Fall following an incident that condemned France to defeat in the second Test against New Zealand.
Beauden Barrett's "scary" plunge against France has left his All Blacks brother pleading for players to reduce the inherent danger in mid-air collisions.
All Blacks flyhalf Beauden Barrett and loose forward Vaea Fifita will not travel with the team to Dunedin for next week's third test against France due to concussion.
France have pinned their hopes on club form after announcing five changes to their starting team for the second Test against the All Blacks, while the All Blacks have retained the same side that demolished France 52-11 in Auckland.
TMOs should be renamed TNOs (Tedious Nuisance Operatives) according to Greg Growden, after several refereeing and TMO decisions marred the opening weekend of mid-year international tests.
- FRA6thTRIES SCORED 1st Ireland : 20 Tries ScoredIRE1st820
- FRA3rdPOINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Ireland : 78 Points DifferenceIRE1st1478