Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:58:55 GMT
Adam Jones and James Hook miss out on Wales' squad for the autumn Tests, but uncapped Ospreys prop Nicky Smith is included.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:27:58 GMT
Leicester's Manu Tuilagi is ruled out of England's opening autumn international after the recurrence of a groin injury.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:00:09 GMT
Ulster and Ireland pair Andrew Trimble and Luke Marshall face lengthy spells on the sidelines because of injury.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:35:26 GMT
Edinburgh lock Grant Gilchrist will captain Scotland in the autumn internationals against Argentina, New Zealand and Tonga.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:48:21 GMT
Saracens hooker Schalk Brits is facing surgery and is not expected to be fit again until "well into the new year".