Dec 15, 2011: England prop Dan Cole is set to put pen to paper on a new three-year deal with Leicester Tigers
Oct 25, 2011: Leicester Tigers' scrum-half Ben Youngs is set for more time on the sidelines after returning from World Cup duty injured
Rugby World Cup
Oct 1, 2011: Italy captain Sergio Parisse insists a flare-up on the training paddock between two team-mates shows just how fired up his charges are for their World Cup defining showdown with Ireland tomorrow
Rugby World Cup 2011
Sep 28, 2011: Geordan Murphy has revealed that his rivalry with Leicester Tigers team-mate and business partner Martin Castrogiovanni is heating up ahead of their two nations' pivotal Rugby World Cup Pool C meeting in Dunedin
Italy 27-10 United States, Rugby World Cup, September 27, 2011
Sep 27, 2011: Italy captain Sergio Parisse will take his side into their winner-takes-all World Cup clash with Ireland on Sunday full of confidence after their bonus-point win over the United States
Sep 21, 2011: Leicester Tigers' squad is set to come under even greater strain with the news that prop Kieran Brookes could be out until the New Year
Aug 30, 2011: Leicester Tigers are set for front-row crisis ahead of their Premiership opener with Exeter Chiefs on Saturday
Apr 19, 2011: After Leicester Tigers and Gloucester shared 82 points in one of the games of the season so far, a number of their players make our team of the week. But there were some compelling individual showings elsewhere in the Aviva Premiership this weekend.
Mar 20, 2011: "Don't be fooled by the smiles. The Six Nations silverware only provided temporary relief for England on Saturday night." Graham Jenkins writes
Mar 20, 2011: "Some suggested Ireland did not have the necessary ensemble skills to execute a high-paced southern hemisphere approach. Hogwash!" ESPN's Gordon Bray writes
Mar 20, 2011: As the dust settles on another Six Nations, we select our Team of the Championship - which country dominates our selection?
Mar 14, 2011: England will head into the final weekend of the Six Nations in search of a Grand Slam, but did any of their players do enough to influence selection in our Team of the Week?
Feb 28, 2011: England remain in pole position for the Six Nations after their victory over France at Twickenham but how many of Martin Johnson's charges made our Team of the Week?
England v Italy, Six Nations, Twickenham, February 12
Feb 8, 2011: Dan Cole may be England's first-choice tight-head but the Leicester youngster knows who's boss at Welford Road - Italian juggernaut Martin Castrogiovanni
Feb 6, 2011: The opening round of fixtures delivered a heady mix of power, pace and passion and even bordered on the sublime. But who made our Team of the Week?
Jan 25, 2011: Martin Castrogiovanni has boosted Aviva Premiership leaders Leicester by agreeing a new deal
Dec 29, 2010: After a remarkably one-sided contest at Welford Road, it's no wonder our latest Team of the Week is a little one-sided - but who managed to break Leicester's near monopoly?
Dec 18, 2010: Leicester prop Julian White is set to delay his retirement from rugby and sign a new contract extension with Premiership champions
Dec 15, 2010: Leicester Tigers are fighting to retain the services of Italian tight-head Martin Castrogiovanni, who is out of contract at Welford Road in the summer
Nov 21, 2010: "The pivotal moment of Australia's match against Italy in Florence loomed squarely on the shoulders of rookie prop James Slipper." Gordon Bray writes