Sandrine Agricole is hoping France can win a first Women's Rugby World Cup crown on home soil in August.
This weekend South America's finest Rugby Sevens players compete for regional honours and Pan-Am places at the Odesur Games.
This weekend's Six Nations match between England and Wales will be the last time the sides meet at Twickenham before RWC 2015.
Wales can climb to fourth in the latest IRB World Rankings if they win big at Twickenham against RWC 2015 opponents England.
England captain Chris Robshaw says last year's loss to Wales will not have any bearing on Sunday's Six Nations match.
To get in the mood for Scotland's Six Nations clash with France, former rugby star John Beattie joins youngsters from Buckhaven Sharks.
A political spat breaks out after a Plaid Cymru MP questions how Sam Warburton could captain the Wales rugby team if he considered himself British.
Italy will not withdraw from the Pro12 after reaching a new agreement.
Preview of Saturday's international between Scotland and France at Murrayfield.
The passionate rivalry between England and Wales is a treasure trove of emotion passed down from generation to generation
London Welsh have re-signed scrum-half Tyson Keats, who was at the centre of last season's ineligibility controversy.
Italy captain and number eight Sergio Parisse has a slight calf strain and misses the Six Nations match against Ireland.
Sam Burgess wants NRL success with South Sydney before switching codes to join Bath, says Rabbitohs coach Michael Maguire.
Cornish Pirates players Alex Cheeseman, Tom Kessell, Jack Andrew, Darren Barry and Will Graulich all sign new deals.
Scotland can upset France if they get the visitors running on the heavy Murrayfield pitch, says ex-scrum-half Mike Blair
Welsh rugby star Elen Evans allows BBC Sport to see a typical day whilst preparing for a Six Nations fixture.
Ulster back-row forward Iain Henderson comes into the Ireland team for Saturday's Six Nations game with Italy in Dublin.
Newcastle three-quarter Michael Tait joins Edinburgh until the summer of 2015, five months after a loan spell at the club.
Championship leaders Bristol hand new contracts to lock Glen Townson, back Jack Tovey and front-rower Gaston Cortes.
England Saxons centre Sam Hill agrees a two-year contract extension with Exeter Chiefs, until the summer of 2017.