Oct 23, 2011: Northampton Saints director of rugby Jim Mallinder was buoyed by the performances of his returning Rugby World Cup stars in Saturday's Anglo-Welsh Cup victory over the Ospreys in Bridgend
Oct 22, 2011: Northampton Saints fly-half Ryan Lamb believes experience on the field compensates for the squad's relatively tender years and has called on his side to kick on after a poor start to the campaign
Northampton Saints 26-24 Gloucester, Aviva Premiership, September 4
Sep 4, 2011: Jim Mallinder hailed both of his fly-halves as Northampton clinched a win in their opening match of the 2011-12 season with a late Ryan Lamb penalty
Jul 26, 2011: Northampton fly-half Stephen Myler says the Saints' new signings are showing the required commitment and courage in pre-season training
Jul 19, 2011: London Irish boss Toby Booth is looking to recruit two more players before the start of the 2011-12 Aviva Premiership season after losing a host of well-known names during the summer
May 22, 2011: Top 14 side Brive have confirmed the capture of Northampton Saints fly-half Shane Geraghty
Mar 18, 2011: Northampton Saints have completed a double swoop to bolster their halfback options, with London Irish fly-half Ryan Lamb and Scarlets No.9 Martin Roberts heading to Franklin's Gardens
Austin Healey Column
Dec 8, 2010: "He wanted them to enjoy playing, enjoy their mates' company and look after each other. The camaraderie he created at Saracens is clear to see." ESPN's Austin Healey writes
ESPNscrum Premiership Fantasy Rugby
Sep 13, 2010: Round two of the Aviva Premiership again provided plenty of action as several of the league's big guns got off and running - but how does the land lie in ESPNscrum's Premiership Fantasy Rugby?
Oct 11, 2009: "No offence to the current northern hemisphere season but we needed a refresher - a reminder of how good this sport could be." Graham Jenkins writes
Sep 3, 2009: With the Guinness Premiership set to kick off we set aside the summer's controversies and take a look at seven players to watch
Aug 25, 2009: "A mercurial talent who lost his way as Gloucester imploded last season, Lamb is quickly adapting to life in the capital." Huw Baines writes
News in Brief
May 12, 2009: All the latest rugby news, with James Hook set to move from fly-half and Ryan Lamb joining London Irish
Anglo-Welsh Cup Semi-Finals
Mar 28, 2009: Gloucester and Cardiff Blues will contest this season's Anglo-Welsh Cup Final after victories in their respective semi-final clashes
News in Brief
Mar 9, 2009: All the latest rugby news including England booking a date with the Barbarians and Wales' Gavin Henson being hailed as the best inside centre in the world
Aug 28, 2008: The Premiership will once again be awash with playing talent from all over the world this season with many set to catch the eye.
Jun 13, 2008: England Saxons coach Steve Bates believes the talent at his disposal for tomorrow's Barclays Churchill Cup match against Ireland A represents a bright future for English rugby Victory against the Irish second string will secure a place in the final
Apr 30, 2008: The penultimate round of the Guinness Premiership takes place this weekend and some of England's most talented young players will be going head-to-head in an effort to drive their club into the Guinness Premiership semi-finals and secure a spot in
Apr 12, 2008: Gloucester strengthened their grip on top spot in the Guinness Premiership with a 39-15 victory over Saracens at Kingsholm.
Feb 22, 2008: Ryan Lamb and Alex Brown are the key names returning to Gloucester's starting line-up for Saturday's Kingsholm clash against Newcastle Falcons.