Tom Hamilton talks to World Cup-winning captain John Smit about life after rugby, his fears over the South African exodus and the World Cup
The reopening of the openside debate, a dominant wolf-pack and a sublime performance in defeat - Monday Maul looks at the weekend's talking points
The latest Week in Pictures takes in the Rugby Championship alongside the best photographs from around the domestic game
Argentina produced a superb defensive display to beat hosts France 17-12 in the Rugby World Cup opener at the Stade de France in Paris. World Cup hosts France face a fight to reach the tournament's knockout stages after being outplayed by the Pumas in front of a stunned capacity crowd.