World champions New Zealand retain the Bledisloe Cup with a 29-9 victory against Australia in Wellington.
Ollie Lindsay-Hague, who won a silver medal in the rugby sevens with Great Britain at the Olympics, leaves Harlequins.
A 78-year-old former England rugby player foils a robbery attempt by three men, chasing them out of his house in Malta armed only with a mug of tea.
Charles Piutau inspires Ulster to a 29-19 friendly victory over Northampton Saints on his home debut.
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Favourites Fiji win rugby sevens gold - their first ever Olympic medal - beating Great Britain 43-7 in the final.
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How to get into rugby union
How to get into rugby union - into the thick of the 15-player game or try rugby sevens, which is making its Olympic debut in 2016.
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World Cup final referee Nigel Owens reveals what he looks for in this 'primal battle'.
What are the basics of rugby union?
Want to brush up on your rugby knowledge? Let BBC Sport be your guide to the unique bits of rugby union.
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Wales star James Hook explains how to turn pressure into points in our special iWonder guide.
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