Why Richie Mo'unga pressure is different in 2019
It was the talking point that dominated New Zealand rugby circles throughout 2018: Should Richie Mo'unga replace Beauden Barrett as the All Blacks No.10? The conversation recommences on Saturday, Craig Dowd writes.
Australian conference Super Rugby preview
The Waratahs will again start favourites for the Australian Super Rugby conference, but with the Brumbies, Rebels and Reds all boasting improved squads, it promises to be a keenly fought division in 2019. Full preview here.
New Zealand conference Super Rugby preview
Will All Blacks' rest weeks derail the Crusaders' hopes of a Super Rugby three-peat? Is this the year the Blues get going? How much will the Chiefs miss Sam Cane? Your ultimate New Zealand conference preview is here.
Scotland's Huw Jones out of Six Nations
Scotland midfielder Huw Jones is set to miss the remainder of the Six Nations, but head coach Gregor Townsend is hopeful that injured Stuart Hogg can still play a part in the campaign.
ESPN Fantasy Rugby: Team of Week 2
Jonny May's hat-trick against France means he tops the point-scoring charts in ESPN Fantasy Rugby -- but who else joined the England winger in the best XV of Week 2?
ESPN Fantasy Rugby: Set your team, make transfers, check your score!
Newcastle's Socino handed two-week ban
Juan Pablo Socino will miss Newcastle Falcons' opening European Challenge Cup fixtures after being handed a two-week suspension by the RFU's disciplinary panel.
Edinburgh beat Quins, May scores on return
Edinburgh edged past Harlequins 36-35 in thrilling encounter in the European Challenge Cup.
Priestland shines as Bath see off Bristol
Rhys Priestland kicked five penalties as Bath recorded a 22-6 victory over Bristol in Pool 4 of the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
Bath vs. Bristol: 5 classic clashes
With Bath and Bristol set to reignite their rivalry after seven years away, ESPN runs down five classic clashes between the west country rivals.
Challenge Cup: Worcester fall to Russian side Enisei-STM
Edinburgh got their Challenge Cup campaign off to a perfect start with a 59-17 win over Romanian side Timisoara Saracens.
Rugby facing fixtures shake up
European rugby chiefs say they are adopting a "logical position" with regard to global fixture calendar negotiations that could see changes in domestic and European schedules from 2019.
Champions Cup draw: Saracens meet Toulon
Holders Saracens and triple European title winners Toulon will meet in the pool stage of next season's Champions Cup.
White targets further honours with Montpellier
Montpellier coach Jake White wants his side to push on and claim further honours after they beat Harlequins to win the Challenge Cup on Friday night.
Montpellier beat Harlequins to win Challenge Cup
Montpellier put in a performance packed with power to beat Harlequins 26-19 in the European Challenge Cup final at the Grade Stade de Lyon on Friday evening.
Disappointed O'Shea praises Quins' character
Outgoing Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea was left "incredibly disappointed" by their Challenge Cup defeat to Montpellier but paid tribute to his side's character.
LIVE: Harlequins vs. Montpellier
Harlequins are aiming to give Conor O'Shea a winning farewell while Montpellier are targeting their first piece of silverware since 2003 in the 2016 European Challenge Cup final.
Harlequins target glory on emotional night
Harlequins started the build-up to the European Challenge Cup final aiming to lift the trophy for "second dad" Conor O'Shea, Seb Adeniran-Olule.
Marler and Farrell both face citings
England duo Joe Marler and Owen Farrell have both received citings following the weekend's European semifinals.
Montpellier set up Harlequins final
Montpellier set-up a deciding clash with Harlequins in the Challenge Cup final in Lyon next month after powering past the Dragons 22-12 at the Altrad Stadium.
Nick Evans in line for Harlequins return
Nick Evans is set to make his first appearance since February on Friday night after being named on the bench for Harlequins' European Challenge Cup semifinal against Grenoble.
Harlequins hope to raise £7.5m through bond
Harlequins has launched its first-ever corporate mini-bond, which it hopes will net the Aviva Premiership club £7.5 million.
Connacht fall just short at Grenoble
Jonathan Wisniewski kicked Connacht to a one-point defeat in the European Rugby Challenge Cup as he bagged a 33-32 quarterfinal win for Grenoble.
Care hat trick sees Harlequins through
Harlequins moved into the semifinals of the European Challenge Cup with a far from convincing 38-30 win over London Irish in a thrilling game at the Stoop.
Diamond frustrated by decisions in Sale defeat
Sale Sharks' director of rugby Steve Diamond was frustrated with some of referee John Lacey's decisions as they went down 25-19 to Montpellier in the quarterfinals of the European Challenge Cup.
Montpellier push on to see off Sale
Sale Sharks succumbed to the dead-eye boot of Benoit Paillaugue in the European Challenge Cup quarter-finals as the scrum-half took Montpellier to a 25-19 triumph at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Diamond: Give Montpellier a 'northern welcome'
Sale Sharks boss Steve Diamond has described his team's European Challenge Cup quarterfinal rivals Montpellier as "formidable opposition."
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