Rugby Union news
Some of the latest Rugby Union news from different news agencies around the world on.
Centre Billy Twelvetrees is in line to start against Australia as England name the same 23-man squad that beat Samoa.
Wales prop Nicky Smith is out for up to four months, adding to bad news for fellow Ospreys Ryan Bevington and Duncan Jones.
South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer makes five changes to his starting XV to face Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.
Sam Burgess could make his rugby union debut for Bath on Friday against Harlequins.
Ireland flanker Chris Henry has heart surgery after last week's news that he had suffered a blocked brain blood vessel.
Shaun Edwards hits back at suggestions that Wales head coach Warren Gatland is under pressure over recent results.
Outside centre Tevita Kuridrani is ruled out of Australia's match against England at Twickenham with an ankle injury.
Scotland's Test win over Tonga was down to a much-improved second-half display, writes former international Mike Blair.
Billy Vunipola is ruled out of England's Test against Australia with concussion and replaced by Thomas Waldrom.
Ireland and England will both play the Barbarians in May 2015 as part of their build-up to next year's Rugby World Cup.
England hooker Tom Youngs is set to start on his return from a 10-week injury lay-off when Leicester Tigers face Wasps.
London Irish back-row forward Blair Cowan signs a new deal keeping him at the Premiership club until 2018.
Leicester Tigers name former centre and New Zealand All Black Aaron Mauger as their new head coach, starting next season.
Lock Jake Ball says "nothing" about South Africa worries him ahead of Wales' final Test of the autumn series on Saturday.
Exeter's Rob Baxter says it will be a shame if Thomas Waldrom does not play for England against Australia on Saturday.
A question about pressure on Wales coach Warren Gatland draws a feisty response from defence coach Shaun Edwards.
Scrum V analyst Sean Holley gives his verdict on Wales' 34-16 defeat by New Zealand in Cardiff (UK users only).
Highlights of the Pro12 games involving Scarlets, Ospreys, Dragons and Blues (UK only).
England secure their first win of the autumn as they see off Samoa 29-8 with a solid if unspectacular performance at Twickenham.
Wales lose a 26th consecutive game against New Zealand as the All Blacks triumph 16-34 in Cardiff.
Scotland score five tries as they beat Tonga 37-12 at Rugby Park to register their second win of the Autumn internationals.
England head coach Stuart Lancaster will decide over the next 24 to 48 hours who will play at number 10 against Australia next weekend.
Former Baywatch and Knight Rider star David Hasselhoff reveals his love for Welsh rugby before their game against New Zealand.
Warren Gatland says that he is 'proud' of his side's effort, performance and commitment in their 16-34 defeat to New Zealand at the Millennium Stadium.
Vern Cotter says that his side can 'take a lot of confidence' from their 37-12 win over Tonga at Rugby Park.
Ireland did not need to play their best to beat Australia, while Wales fell away against New Zealand, says Jeremy Guscott.
Wales' defeat by New Zealand had little to do with luck and leaves Warren Gatland facing questions, writes Tom Fordyce.
Tom English applauds Scotland's improved displays but sounds a note of caution as their Six Nations rivals are on the up, too.
BBC Sport will bring you live coverage of the autumn internationals on BBC TV, radio and online.
England forwards coach Graham Rowntree expects Australia to have worked on any weakness at the scrum when they meet on Saturday.
Saracens chairman Nigel Wray says Premiership referees should be employed by clubs, rather than the Rugby Football Union.