Italy tactics will 'kill the game', warns Ford

England fly-half George Ford urged rugby chiefs to outlaw the spoiling tactics employed by Italy.

Former All Black held in Paris over cocaine

Former All Black Ali Williams and Australian international James O'Connor were arrested in Paris for possession of cocaine.

Sharks lock cited for 'striking'

Sharks lock Etienne Oosthuizen has been cited for foul play during his team's 26-28 Super Rugby loss to the Reds.

Ragged Crusaders hang on to tame Brumbies

Crusaders captain Sam Whitelock had to think long and hard to find positives in their 17-13 win over Brumbies in their Super Rugby match.