Australia captain Michael Hooper will be available to play New Zealand in The Rugby Championship decider as he will serve his one-match ban in a club game. Photograph:  Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images

Rugby’s disciplinary processes are set to come under further scrutiny after it was announced that Australia captain Michael Hooper will be allowed ser(...)

 Cian Healy has been forced out of Lions tour through injury. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Image

Ireland’s Cian Healy will return home from Australia on Sunday after an MRI scan revealed that he had suffered significant ankle ligament damage while(...)

Cian Healy (centre) of the British and Irish Lions arrives for the hearing into allegations of biting at the Hilton Hotel on in Brisbane, Australia. Photograph: Chris Hyde/Getty Images

Cian Healy spoke of his relief after he was found to have no case to answer following allegations of biting make by Western Force scrumhalf Brett She(...)