Steffon Armitage's hopes of representing France appear remote after the IRB clarify their eligibility rules.
Team news as Gloucester host Exeter in Friday's Aviva Premiership fixture at Kingsholm (19:45 BST).
After less than a week of bidding, applications already exceed available ticket numbers at four Rugby World Cup venues.
Wasps boss Dai Young admits the club will struggle to find a fly-half capable of replacing the injured Ruaridh Jackson.
The Australian Rugby Union wants the British and Irish Lions to start their 2017 tour of New Zealand in Australia.
With the World Cup a year away, Jeremy Guscott sees an improving England as the biggest threat to New Zealand's crown.
Josh Lewsey explains to Total Rugby how England went from zeros to heroes at Rugby World Cup 2007
IRB announces details of rulings made by the IRB Regulations Committee to further assist Unions with their Olympic Games Sevens preparations
Total Rugby caught up with the captains of Fiji, France, China and South Africa to get their reaction to securing core team status.
With one year to go until Rugby World Cup 2015 kicks off in England, Bernard Lapasset is predicting a special and record-breaking tournament
Prince Harry announced as Honorary President of England Rugby 2015 to mark one year to go to Rugby World Cup 2015
Prince Harry is named honorary president of England Rugby 2015 as organisers mark one year until the World Cup begins.
The Rugby Football Union apologises following criticism of the new England kit which incorporates the Victoria Cross emblem.
Worcester director of rugby Dean Ryan expresses concerns over reports linking Wasps with a move to the Midlands.
The Premiership salary cap next season will rise by £500,000 to £5.5m and clubs will be allowed a second marquee player.
Saracens agree a deal to sign Romania international Catalin Fercu at the end of this month from Timisoara Saracens.
Wasps and Scotland fly-half Ruaridh Jackson is ruled out for between six and nine months with a serious knee injury.
Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny's brief time at Toulon is not necessarily at an end says national team captain Sam Warburton.
A major anti-doping education drive took place in Montevideo, Uruguay, this week during the South American Under 19 Championship.
With one year and a day to go to the start of RWC 2015, England’s shooting star Joe Launchbury tells Total Rugby about his rise to the top.