Jun 22, 2008: The RWC runners-up have been dispatched but the champions loom as a monumental challenge for an All Blacks side stripped of their talisman Richie McCaw.
Jun 22, 2008: England Saxons were crowned Barclays Churchill Cup champions for the fourth time in six years on a triple header day of international action at Toyota Park.
Jun 22, 2008: Another rugby tour from hell
IRB Junior World Championship
Jun 20, 2008: Thirty two games down and eight to go
Jun 20, 2008: England players are to be banned from bringing women back to their hotel rooms after four members of the touring squad were accused of a serious sexual assault.
Jun 19, 2008: New Wallabies coach Robbie Deans has been belting out the Australian national anthem and says he has found the same "willingness to listen, learn, contribute and work with others" as when he was at home in New Zealand.
Jun 19, 2008: The Irish Rugby Football Union has announced the appointment of former South African international, Gert Smal as forwards coach to the Ireland team.
Jun 18, 2008: Watch the IRB Junior World Championship Final in style
Jun 17, 2008: "His brilliance kept Wales in the game just as it did at crucial times in the Grand Slam campaign
Jun 15, 2008: As England lamented their defensive deficiencies and an impotent backline, Steve Hansen issued an ominous warning -- the New Zealand rugby side are apparently only running at 50 percent of their capacity.
Jun 15, 2008: Debutant Topsy Ojo's pair of opportunistic tries was trumpeted as a rare positive as England's rugby press lamented an almost ritualistic test defeat against the All Blacks at Eden Park here last night.
Jun 14, 2008: England will play South Africa and Wales will face New Zealand in the semi-finals of the IRB Junior World Championship following another dramatic day of action.
Jun 14, 2008: Competitive rugby is drawing to a close in France with the final round of league matches concluding on Saturday, and we're now set for two mouth-watering semi-finals due to be played next weekend.
Jun 14, 2008: NZ skipper Richie McCaw voiced satisfaction with his sides strong 37-20 victory over England, but said the All Blacks had enough elements of their game to work.
Jun 13, 2008: Check out the official preview of the latest round of matches in the inaugural IRB Junior World Championship that kick off on Saturday.
Jun 13, 2008: Read England Saxons captain Will Skinner's twice weekly Barclays Churchill Cup diary.
Jun 12, 2008: They may share the star billing in the All Blacks, but there couldn't have been a greater contrast between the re-signings of Richie McCaw and Daniel Carter to the NZRU.
Jun 10, 2008: England U20s will face their Australian counterparts with a place in the semi-finals of the IRB Junior World Championship at stake on Saturday.
Jun 9, 2008: Check out the official preview of Tuesday's IRB Junior World Championship games including Ireland v New Zealand and England v Canada.
Jun 9, 2008: In Will Skinners latest diary enrty he applauds England Saxons great start to the Barclays Churchill Cup.