The upcoming Rugby World Cup in England will bring in about 60% more than the 2011 tournament in New Zealand, says the International Rugby Board.
A lapse in judgement by England captain and good defensive back pedaling helped the Springboks beat the Roses 16-15 at a rainswept Twickenham.
Australia showed their true colours a week after being humiliated by France in Paris eraning a deserved 20-14 victory over England at Twickenham.
England's inbound tour to South Africa drew to a uninspiring close as the teams drew their third and final test 14-14 in Port Elizabeth.
England's inbound tour to South Africa drew to a lacklustre close as the teams drew their third and final test 14-14 in Port Elizabeth.
JP Pietersen was named man-of-the-match as South Africa sealed the series against England with a closely fought 36-27 victory in Johannesburg.
Newly appointed captain Jean de Villiers led from the front to help the Springboks to a 22-17 victory over England in Durban.
England's record points scorer Jonny Wilkinson has announced his retirement from international rugby, adding he would remain at French club Toulon.
Mike Tindall says he was made into a the scapegoat for England's dismal World Cup performance after news he had been reinstated to the squad.
The shrapnel from English rugby's explosive self-destruction still has some time to settle but no permanent damage has been done to the team's image.
The Rugby Football Union says it will investigate England's players after reports of high-profile incidents both on and off the World Cup pitch.
Concerns over All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw's injury have been allayed by news that he will be playing in the World Cup semifinal against Australia.
A rejuvenated France ran up a 16-point lead in the first half and held on to beat an error-prone England 19-12 at Eden Park on Saturday.
Jonny Wilkinson says being England's record points scorer won't mean he'll have the first crack at goalkicking during Saturday's quarterfinal.
Fans clamoured have condemned the leniency of Rugby World Cup organisers toward England after fining Samoa for wearing the wrong mouthguard.
England has suspended two coaches for this weekend's World Cup game for illegally swapping balls used for conversions by Jonny Wilkinson.
South Africa, England and Ireland head into the final round of World Cup pool action top of their groups, but are not set for quarterfinal spots.
Wingers Mark Cueto and Chris Ashton both scored hat-tricks as England turned on the style to run in 10 tries in a 67-3 thrashing of Romania.
England overcame poor discipline, a lack of possession and a determined effort by Georgia to record an unconvincing 41-10 victory.
England manager Martin Johnson says he has no need to restrict players' access to their families or instigate an alcohol ban during the World Cup.