Sep 9, 2007: Lawrence Dallaglio has called for a "monumental performance" next Friday night when misfiring England meet the might of South Africa.
Sep 5, 2007: Former Scotland full-back Gavin Hastings hopes the might of the All Blacks will not wreck his country's World Cup bid.
Sep 3, 2007: Check out PA Sport's club by club guide ahead of the new Premiership season.
Sep 3, 2007: Wasps director of rugby Ian McGeechan admits he takes immense satisfaction from winning silverware while developing the next generation of England internationals.
Aug 22, 2007: Leicester have signed former France international scrum-half Christophe Laussucq.
Aug 18, 2007: James Haskell, perhaps the unluckiest casualty of Brian Ashton's trimming of his England World Cup squad, was back training at London Wasps today.
Aug 15, 2007: Tom Rees has been tipped as a potential England great as he prepares to make
his delayed pre-World Cup arrival on Saturday.
Aug 15, 2007: Tom Rees has already been identified as one of England's key World Cup players
- but head coach Brian Ashton accepts he cannot fight a lone battle.
Aug 14, 2007: Wasps flanker Tom Rees will make his first appearance during the World Cup warm-up schedule when England face a quickfire rematch against France in Marseille on Saturday.
Aug 1, 2007: Simon Shaw was man of the match when England walloped Wales during their 2003 World Cup preparations - but it counted for nothing.
Jul 19, 2007: Lawrence Dallaglio today put aside Anglo-Welsh rivalries and extended his ``enormous sympathy'' to fellow number eight Ryan Jones, who has been ruled out of the World Cup by a shoulder injury.
Jul 12, 2007: London Wasps have announced that hooker James Buckland will be joining the club for the start of the 2007-8 season.
Jul 5, 2007: Newcastle Falcons' pre-season preparations took a kick in the right direction on Thursday, with the squad completing a session at Newcastle United Football Club.
Jul 2, 2007: Fly-half Alex King has has ended an 11-year association with Wasps after signing for French club Clermont Auvergne.
Jun 21, 2007: Ian McGeechan insists success on the road will be the key to Wasps mounting a successful defence of the Heineken Cup.
Jun 20, 2007: Wasps head coach Shaun Edwards was at a loss to understand the Heineken Cup seeding system which has once again landed the defending champions in a so-called 'group of death'.
Jun 20, 2007: Defending Heineken Cup champions Wasps have landed in the ultimate 'group of death' for next season's tournament after drawing Munster, Llanelli Scarlets and Clermont Auvergne.
Jun 15, 2007: London Wasps Director of Rugby today hailed the achievement of 11 of his squad in being selected for the England Rugby World Cup preliminary squad, mindful though he was of the impact that such a large exodus will have on the club's pre-season
May 31, 2007: Uncapped London Irish wing Topsy Ojo has become the latest player drafted into England's South Africa tour squad.
May 21, 2007: Four of the London Wasps squad that yesterday defeated Leicester Tigers to lift the Heineken Cup at Twickenham have been called up ahead of England Saxons' second Barclays Churchill Cup match against Scotland A next Monday, 28 May.