Australia name three uncapped players for their five-Test tour of Europe, including rugby league convert Marika Koroibete.
MELBOURNE, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Australia coach Michael Cheika has named rugby league convert Marika Koroibete among three uncapped players in his 32-man squad for the season-ending tour of Europe.
MELBOURNE, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Australia named the following 32-man squad for their season-ending tour of Europe.
MELBOURNE, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Australia centre Samu Kerevi has been ruled out of the season-ending tour of Europe with an ankle injury, the Australian Rugby Union said on Tuesday.
Scottish Rugby expects all England-based players to be available for the autumn Tests, despite a funding dispute with Premiership clubs.
Oct 24 (Reuters) - England's Maro Itoje will miss the autumn internationals after fracturing his right hand, his club Saracens confirmed on Monday.
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DUBLIN, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has signed a two-year contract extension to stay on until the end of the 2019 World Cup, the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) said on Monday.
Wales will have England-based George North and Jamie Roberts available to face Australia after a "one-off" change of policy by Premiership Rugby.
Former Bath boss Mike Ford is named head coach of three-time European champions Toulon, replacing Diego Dominguez.
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt agrees a contract extension and will stay in charge until the end of the World Cup in 2019.
Sale director of rugby Steve Diamond believes young winger Paolo Odogwu resembles former England great Jason Robinson.
After retiring from rugby to focus on a West End career, Welshman Edd Shervington has joined Bristol on a short-term deal.
Newcastle Falcons prop Taione Vea retires as a result of a spinal injury suffered against Sale in September.
Exeter boss Rob Baxter says his side will not give up trying to reach the knockout stages of the European Champions Cup.