May 9, 2008: Follow all the latest action from this weekend's crucial Guinness Premiership matches plus the final Magners League fixtures LIVE with scrum.com!
May 8, 2008: Richard Hill has never hogged the limelight - so it seems appropriate he has been packed off to Milton Keynes for his rugby farewell.
May 7, 2008: Scrum has teamed up with Gartmore to give you the chance to win tickets to see the world-famous Barbarians in action against Ireland at Kingsholm!
May 5, 2008: The International Rugby Board Council has underlined its continued commitment to the development of the global Game by approving a new PS48 million Strategic Investment Programme for the 2009-2012 period.
May 5, 2008: Lawrence Dallaglio's glittering rugby career will come to an end this month when he finally hangs up his boots after 15 years in the spotlight.
May 4, 2008: There were more questions than answers to the Super 14 playoffs puzzle after a week of good results for the New Zealand teams with one exception.
May 1, 2008: Steve Meehan is an American acoustic guitarist who belts out Sting and Eric Clapton covers for a living on the Chesapeake Bay circuit in Maryland, USA.
Rugby World Cup Countdown
May 1, 2008: Barely six months after South Africa clinched the sport's biggest prize at RWC'07 in France the Webb Ellis Cup was inspiring dreams once again as the qualification for the sport's next global showpiece got underway.
May 1, 2008: ESPN Classic is a unique 24/7 channel offering a compelling mix of the greatest sporting moments from Europe and around the world, to cable and satellite subscribers in over 40 European countries.
May 1, 2008: Sudden-death rugby begins three weeks early for teams walking the Super 14 tightrope this weekend.
Apr 30, 2008: John Taylor catches up with IRB chairman Bernard Lapasset in Paris for his first major interview in English since taking up his new position in which he outlines his aims and ambitions as the head of world rugby.
Apr 27, 2008: "This tournament always delivers
Apr 27, 2008: "So in the end it wasn't the all-Premiership clash, or the Hibernian cultural festival that emerged as the possible Heineken finals, but the meeting of the old lags." Huw Richards with his take on the action.
Apr 27, 2008: With Toulouse absent on Heineken Cup duty at Twickenham French Top 14 rivals Clermont Auvergne consolidated their position at the top of the league.
Apr 24, 2008: "They have always had a world-class pack and they have always had Ronan O'Gara - on his day is there a better fly-half tactician on the planet
Apr 23, 2008: "Any doubts as to whether the Lions would survive into the professional era were firmly quelled by the successful visit to South Africa in 1997" Huw Richards writes
Apr 22, 2008: London Irish could find support coming from some unlikely sources when they clash with Toulouse at Twickenham in the first of the weekend's Heineken Cup semi-finals.
Apr 20, 2008: Tickets are in demand for the eagerly anticipated Heineken Cup semi-final between London Irish and Toulouse, but thanks to proud tournament sponsors Heineken, we have a pair of tickets up for grabs!
Apr 20, 2008: The Super 14 title race just got a whole lot more convoluted
Apr 18, 2008: "We can take it as read that he has guarantees of a free hand, an unlimited budget and almost absolute power