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Sam Warburton: New Cardiff Blues coach aims to help Wales flanker improve

New Cardiff Blues coach John Mulvihill says he aims to make Wales and Lions flanker Sam Warburton an even better player when he returns to rugby.

Ireland 'belief' key to series success over Australia - Herring

Belief was a key factor in Ireland achieving a historic 2-1 series win over Australia, according to hooker Rob Herring.

Stuart McInally 'loved' Scotland captaincy as they thump Argentina

Scotland stand-in captain Stuart McInally says he "loved" stepping into the role after the record victory over Argentina in Resistencia.

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

This week's sport on the BBC includes England World Cup group games and England's T20 against Australia.

England stronger for series loss - Jones upbeat after final-Test win

England boss Eddie Jones says his side are in a "stronger position" after losing the Test series in South Africa 2-1.

England grind their way past South Africa to halt losing run

England halt their losing run as they grind their way to victory over South Africa in the third and final Test.

Ireland hold on to seal first series win in Australia for 39 years

Ireland cap their Grand Slam-winning season by clinching a first series victory in Australia for 39 years with a 20-16 win in Sydney.

New Zealand 49-14 France: Rieko Ioane scores hat-trick as All Blacks win series 3-0

New Zealand wrap up a 3-0 series win over France by beating them 49-14 in the third and final Test in Dunedin.

Danny Cipriani: I've tried to become a better person, says recalled England fly-half

Fly-half Danny Cipriani says he has "tried to become a better person" as he prepares to make his first England start in 10 years.

Ulster Rugby: IRFU hopeful that Dan McFarland will join before January

IRFU performance director David Nucifora is confident that Ulster's new head coach Dan McFarland will assume his position before January