The Rugby World Cup is on course to sell out, with England Rugby 2015 chairman Andy Cosslett confident every ticket will go.
South Africa are confident of arriving at the World Cup with a clean bill of health despite recent injury problems.
Mark Cueto believes England will use Sam Burgess in midfield to cover for the absence of powerhouse Manu Tuilagi.
A look at how the latest sports news has affected the major betting markets, including the Sussex Stakes.
Australia set up a Rugby Championship showdown against New Zealand as they routed Argentina 34-9 in Mendoza.
New Zealand snatched a 27-20 victory over South Africa after a pulsating spectacle in Johannesburg.
The schedule, results, reports and updated standings from the 2015 Rugby Championship, which begins on Friday.
Jason Robinson has backed Bath's Sam Burgess to shine at this year's World Cup after switching codes.
Andy Farrell insists Sam Burgess is holding his own as a centre during England's inter-squad training sessions in Denver.
Kane Douglas could challenge for a place in Australia's World Cup squad after being released from his Leinster contract.