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Gatland 'done' with Lions after abuse in New Zealand

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 22:05
Wales boss Warren Gatland says he "won't subject himself" to taking charge of the British and Irish Lions in 2021.

I could have lost my hand - Baldwin on lion bite

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 19:12
Wales hooker Scott Baldwin tells the BBC Rugby Union Weekly podcast he could have lost a hand after being bitten by a lion.

Scott Baldwin says he could have lost his hand after it was bitten by a lion

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 19:12
Ospreys and Wales hooker Scott Baldwin says he could have lost his hand after being bitten by a lion in South Africa.

Wales policy change 'a blow' for Toulon-bound Webb

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 17:38
Scrum-half Rhys Webb is surprised and disappointed he will be ineligible to play for Wales next season because of a new rule.

Andrew Durutalo: Worcester Warriors sign USA flanker from Championship side Ealing

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 15:51
Premiership strugglers Worcester Warriors sign USA flanker Andrew Durutalo from Championship side Ealing Trailfinders.

James Wilson: Bath sign former Northampton Saints back on short-term deal

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 14:36
Bath sign experienced former Northampton Saints utility back James Wilson on a three-month contract.

Rhys Webb to miss out on Wales selection under new rule

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 13:14
The Welsh Rugby Union alters its international selection policy to set a 60-cap limit for non-Welsh based players in future.

Dave Dennis: Exeter's Australian forward ruled out for '10-12 weeks' with bicep injury

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 11:18
Exeter forward Dave Dennis has been ruled out for up to three months after injuring his bicep in training.

North, Baker and Webb injury worries for Wales

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 20:42
George North, Dan Baker and Rhys Webb are all injury concerns after a potentially damaging day for Wales before the autumn internationals.

Saracens start defence with demolition of Northampton

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 20:26
Saracens score eight tries as they begin their quest for a third successive Champions Cup by thrashing Northampton at Franklin's Gardens.

Clermont's class proves too much for Ospreys

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 19:25
Clermont Auvergne's pace and power proved too much for Ospreys as they were beaten 26-21 at the Liberty Stadium.

Brave Scarlets lose by one point in Toulon

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 17:14
Leigh Halfpenny misses a late penalty against his former club as Scarlets narrowly lose their Champions Cup opener in Toulon.

Wales have three-man shortlist for Gatland successor

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 16:36
Welsh Rugby Union chairman Gareth Davies says there is a three-man shortlist to succeed Warren Gatland, whose contract expires in 2019.

Munster hang on to claim gritty draw at Castres

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 15:10
Two-time champions Munster draw 17-17 in their opening European Champions Cup match away to Castres.

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 13:48
This week's sport on the BBC includes commentary of the European Rugby Champions Cup and Champions League football.

Exeter grind out victory over Glasgow

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 22:32
Premiership champions Exeter grind out victory over Glasgow to get off to a winning start in the Champions Cup.

Bath cruise past Benetton but miss bonus point

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 20:52
Bath make a winning start to their Champions Cup campaign, but miss out on a bonus point at home to a Benetton Treviso.

Quins beaten at home by La Rochelle

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 20:06
Harlequins make a losing start to their Champions Cup campaign after being overturned by La Rochelle at the Twickenham Stoop.

Rasolea scores twice as Edinburgh win at Irish

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 17:50
Junior Rasolea scores twice as Edinburgh run in five tries in a comfortable European Challenge Cup win at London Irish.

Newcastle beat Dragons in topsy-turvy tie

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 17:44
Newcastle score two tries in each half to open their European Challenge Cup campaign with a bonus-point win over Dragons.