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Leinster run in eight tries as they thrash Dragons

Leinster move into second in Conference B of the Pro14 with an eight-try 54-10 demolition of the Dragons at the RDS.

Evans and Anscombe kick Cardiff to win over Connacht

Cardiff Blues claim an edgy 36-30 win over Connacht in the Pro14 despite being outscored by four tries to three.

Gloucester up to third as Newcastle continue poor run

Newcastle suffer a fourth successive defeat as Gloucester run out comfortable winners to go third in the Premiership.

Late Trimble try saves Ulster against Benetton

A late Andrew Trimble try helps Ulster come from behind to snatch a 23-22 Pro14 win over Benetton at Kingspan Stadium.

'No fear factor' for Gatland's Wales v All Blacks - preview of weekend Tests

Wales aim for first win over New Zealand for 64 years in Gatland v Hansen IV, while England, Scotland and Ireland are all in action too.

Edinburgh lose to Cheetahs in first game in South Africa

Edinburgh fail to pick up a point on their first Pro14 visit to South Africa, conceding five tries in defeat by the Cheetahs.

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

This week's sport on the BBC includes the first Test of the Ashes series, Rugby League World Cup semi-finals and the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

How New Zealand helped school Wales flanker Navidi

As he prepares to face the All Blacks, Wales flanker Josh Navidi recalls how New Zealand played an important role in his rugby education.

Six-try Breach one of nine changes for England women v Canada

Harlequins wing Jess Breach is one of nine changes to the England women's starting XV for Saturday's final Test with Canada.

Wales v New Zealand: 'Matavesi asked me to get Sonny Bill's socks' - Biggar

Wales fly-half Dan Biggar knows how big a game it is to face New Zealand - even players want All Blacks' kit items.