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Seven-try Ulster put 50 points on Harlequins

Ulster secure a bonus-point 52-24 win over Harlequins to stay in contention for a place in the European Champions Cup quarter-finals.

Falcons take big step towards Challenge Cup quarters after narrow win over Dragons

Newcastle Falcons held on to complete the double over Dragons and take a big step towards the European Challenge Cup quarter-finals.

Tuilagi back from injury as Leicester host Munster

Team news as Leicester host Munster in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at Welford Road (17:30 GMT).

Northampton lose Hartley as Tipuric returns for Ospreys

Dylan Hartley out for Northampton while Ospreys recall Justin Tipuric for their European Champions Cup return at Liberty Stadium (15:15 GMT).

Scarlets forced to charter plane after flight cancelled

Team news as Benetton host Scarlets in Saturday's European Champions Cup fixture at the Stadio Comunale di Monigo on Saturday (13:00 GMT).

Lions duo O'Mahony and Furlong sign new Irish deals

Lions and Ireland duo Peter O'Mahony and Tadhg Furlong sign IRFU contracts which will keep them at their provinces until 2021.

Edinburgh thrash Krasny Yar 78-0 in European Challenge Cup

Edinburgh maintain their 100% European Challenge Cup pool record with a club record 78-0 thumping of Krasny Yar.

Worcester earn bonus point in defeat at Oyonnax

Worcester miss the chance to go top of their European Challenge Cup pool after falling to defeat at Oyonnax.

Hughes returns after knee injury for Wasps

Team news as Wasps host La Rochelle in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at the Ricoh Arena (13:00 GMT).

Flats and Shanks are joined by some special guests for a Christmas review of 2017

Flats and Shanks embark on a 2017 review for Christmas bumping into into special guests including Santa and a familiar lumberjack.

Louw and Ewels back for Bath v Toulon

Team news as Bath host Toulon in Saturday's European Champions Cup fixture at the The Recreation Ground (17:30 GMT).

Exeter bring in Nowell & Simmonds as Van der Flier returns for Leinster

Leinster make one enforced change for the return Champions Cup match against Exeter with Josh van der Flier coming in for Rhys Ruddock.

Glasgow recall fit-again hooker Brown

Glasgow include fit-again Fraser Brown and lock Kiran McDonald among six changes for Saturday's Champions Cup match at Montpellier.

European Challenge Cup: Connacht v Brive (Sat)

Connacht head coach Kieran Keane makes three changes to his team for the Challenge Cup game against French side Brive in Galway.

European Champions Cup: Clermont Auvergne v Saracens

Team news as Clermont Auvergne host Saracens in Sunday's European Champions Cup fixture at Parc des Sports Marcel Michelin (15:15 GMT).

European Challenge Cup: Cardiff Blues v Sale Sharks

Team news as Cardiff Blues host Sale Sharks in Sunday's European Challenge Cup fixture at Cardiff Arms Park (15:00 GMT).

Ospreys duo James King and Sam Parry suffer injury blow

Wales back-rower James King and hooker Sam Parry will be sidelined for the next six weeks with shoulder and ankle problems respectively.

Dragons: Stuart Davies leaves as chief executive as Buttress takes reins

Stuart Davies steps down as Dragons chief executive after nearly three years with David Buttress becoming executive chairman.

Sam Johnson: Glasgow centre ruled out for 10 weeks with fractured jaw

Glasgow centre Sam Johnson will be unavailable until late February after undergoing surgery on a fractured jaw.

Northampton Saints CEO says Jim Mallinder sacked at right time

Northampton Saints CEO Mark Darbon tells BBC Look East the club sacked director of rugby Jim Mallinder at the right time.

Six Nations 2018: Jeremy Guscott doubts Wales progress

Scrum V guests discuss Wales' chances in the 2018 Six Nations with Jeremy Guscott doubting they have made progress since the 2017 tournament.

Pro14 highlights: Dragons 32-32 Ulster

Watch BBC Scrum V's highlights as Dragons and Ulster share ten tries in Newport as a thrilling Pro14 match ends in a draw.

Pro14 highlights: Glasgow Warriors 40-16 Cardiff Blues

Watch the highlights as Glasgow make it 10 wins from 10 in the Pro14 with a bonus-point triumph over 14-man Cardiff Blues.

I was hanging on at the end - Mike Phillips on winning Scarlets return after six months in retirement

Ex-Wales and Lions scrum-half Mike Phillips comes out of retirement on Sunday to play for former region the Scarlets in their Pro14 win at Southern Kings.

Scotland 53-24 Australia: Watch highlights as Scotland complete record win

Watch the eight Scotland tries they ran in against Australia in a record breaking win that saw the Scots put 53 points on the board at Murrayfield.

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