Toulon’s Delon Armitage has been banned for 12 weeks following comments made to the Welford Road crowd after his side’s Champions Cup loss to Leicester Tigers

Toulon back Delon Armitage has been suspended for 12 weeks after a misconduct complaint was lodged against him following his side’s 25-21 European Cha(...)

Anthony Allen of Leicester is tackled by Mathieu Bastareaud during Toulon’s 23-8 victory over  Leicester Tigers at Felix Mayol Stadium

POOL 1 Saracens made it back-to-back wins over Sale to move top of Pool One in the European Champions Cup, but missed out on a bonus point as t(...)

Toulon’s Martin Castrogiovanni during the European  Champions Cup Group Three match against Leicester at Welford Road, Leicester, England. Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

Toulon players Martin Castrogiovanni and Delon Armitage have received misconduct complaints for their behaviour during last Sunday’s Champions Cup def(...)

Martin Castrogiovanni will face a misconduct hearing over comments he made following the European Champions Cup game against Leicester at Welford Road. Photograph:   David Rogers/Getty Images

Misconduct charges are to be brought against Toulon players Martin Castrogiovanni and Delon Armitage following incidents in the European Champions Cup(...)

Toulon prop Martin Castrogiovanni takes a breather during the  Champions Cup game against Leicester  at Welford Road. Photograph:   David Rogers/Getty Images

The European Champions Cup authorities are investigating comments made by the Toulon prop Martin Castrogiovanni immediately after his side’s defeat to(...)

Leicester’s  Brad Thorn scores his side’s  first try during their European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 3 match against Toulon at Welford Road, Leicester, England. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Leicester 25 Toulon 21 Leicester came from behind to defeat the European Cup holders and remain in a group that could still go one of four way(...)

Leinster’s Brian O’Driscoll is tackled by Matt Giteau during the Heineken Cup quarter-final match against Toulon at the Felix Mayol Stadium, Toulon. Photograph: Getty Images

The half-time scoreline lied but the final scoreline tells no lies. Leinster were well beaten and could have no c(...)

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor: Has opted for Jimmy Gopperth at outhalf for the visit to Toulon. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Toulon v Leinster Stade Felix Mayol, Sunday, 4.30pm Live Sky Sports 3 This it then, Leinster’s season-defining game and the acid test of t(...)

Billy Vunipola of Saracens could face Ulster this weekend. Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

Toulouse prop Census Johnston has been ruled out of the Heineken Cup quarter-final against Munster at Thomond Park (1.30pm) on Saturday. (...)

Scotland’s Duncan Weir celebrates after his last-minute drop goal secured victory over Italy in their Six Nations clash at the Olympic Stadium in Rome. Photograph:  Giampiero Sposito/Reuters

Italy 20 Scotland 21: Duncan Weir’s last-gasp drop goal earned Scotland a victory(...)