Bath’s Peter Stringer is unable to prevent Northampton’s Ben Foden from scoring a try during the Amlin Cup final in Cardiff last night. Photograph:  Joe Giddens/PA Wire.

Northampton 30, Bath 16: Stephen Myler’s relentless goal-kicking accuracy shot down Bath and gave Northampton Amlin Challenge Cup final glory at Cardi(...)

Danny Cipriani of Sale spins the ball out during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and Leicester Tigers. Photo: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

England’s controversial outhalf, Danny Cipriani, is expected to be included in an initial squad for the forthcoming Barbarians match and tour to New (...)

Ireland Wolfhounds scrumhalf Isaac Boss scores the opening try in the game against the England Saxons at Kingsholm in Gloucester. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

England Saxons 8 Irish Wolfhounds 14: Ian Madigan’s superior goal-kicking and opportunist try sealed a hard-fought 14-8 win for the Ireland Wolfhounds(...)

 George Pisi of Northampton Saints is congratulated by fans after scoring the only try during last night’s match. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Northampton 13 Castres 3 It has been a Heineken Cup campaign to forget for Northampton, and if it peters out here it will have been in a match (...)

 Sean O’Brien in action against Northampton last Saturday. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Leinster flanker Sean O’Brien has been passed fit to face Northampton in tomorrow evening’s return match (6pm) at the Aviva Stadium. O’Brien limped of(...)

Northampton’s Ben Foden scores Saints third try during yesterday’s  Heineken Cup, Pool One match at Franklins Gardens, Northampton.

Northampton 27 Ospreys 16Northampton kick-started their Heineken Cup campaign with a priceless victory at Franklin’s Gardens that put them firmly back(...)

 Referee Wayne Barnes shows the red card to Dylan Hartley of Northampton during the Aviva Premiership Final against  Leicester  at Twickenham. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Leicester 37 Northampton 17:Dylan Hartley is in danger of missing the British and Irish Lions tour after(...)