Samoa’s game   against England is set to go ahead after the visitors were threatened with World Cup expulsion if they boycotted the fixture

Samoa’s senior players only agreed to call off boycotting Saturday’s England match after claiming to be threatened with expulsion from next year’s Wor(...)

 Tommy Bowe  and Jonathan Sexton  celebrate the third test victory  over Australia. Photograph: Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

English Premiership Rugby has backed proposals for a newly integrated global season that have been tabled by the International Rugby Players’ Associa(...)