Sep 21, 2007: In the backs, Dominic Waldouck starts on the wing - where he finished last Saturday's game against Saracens - in place of David Doherty, whilst Dave Walder has recovered from a knock that prevented him playing last week to take up the No10 shirt,
Sep 21, 2007: Fly half James Brown and centre Mark Tucker are both handed starts as Warriors boss Mike Ruddock makes three changes for the visit of European champions London Wasps to Sixways Stadium (kick-off 5pm).
Sep 19, 2007: Simon Easterby hopes Eoin Reddan's selection for Friday's critical World Cup clash against France will bamboozle the hosts.
Sep 18, 2007: Ireland's players have issued a rallying cry ahead of Friday's critical World Cup showdown against France by rejecting claims the camp is in turmoil.
Sep 15, 2007: European champions Wasps suffered a World Cup backlash as they lost to London rivals Saracens in the second Guinness Premiership double-header match at Twickenham.
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.