The International Rugby Board will be renamed 'World Rugby' from November 19.
England coach Stuart Lancaster will be without Dan Cole and Mako Vunipola for this autumn's QBE Internationals.
Richard Hibbard feels his move to Gloucester will give a chance to test himself in the best league in the world.
South Africa have called Warren Whiteley into their squad for the upcoming tests in Australia and New Zealand.
Northampton director of rugby Jim Mallinder is confident Saints are well equipped for their Premiership title defence.
We've a host of top class rugby union action this season.
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