Ulster hooker Rory Best set for six-week spell out with hamstring injury

The 35-year-old could miss up to five matches for Ulster. Ireland captain Rory Best looks set to miss Ulster’s opening two European Champions Cup games...

Marler and Haskell involved in flashpoint as Harlequins win

Wasps had not lost at home in Aviva Premiership for 630 days. Joe Marler goaded James Haskell into a yellow card as Harlequins squeezed past...

Exeter Chiefs show superiority to brush aside Worcester

Worcester were swept aside by opponents far quicker in thought and deed, with Exeter posting a 41-10 victory to move top of the table. Exeter...

England to face New Zealand in pick of mouth-watering 2018 autumn series

The fixture has been confirmed for November 10 next year. England will complete a four-year wait to face New Zealand when they clash with the...

England will aim to exploit new laws against touring sides – referee Barnes

Eddie Jones’ men will have played over two months under the revised rules compared to Argentina, Australia and Samoa. Referee Wayne Barnes admits England will...