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Lawrence Dallaglio

RFU management changes approved

Rugby Football Union chief executive John Steele has been given the go-ahead to make significant changes to the organisation's senior management structure.

James Haskell: 'It's been a tough time'

No player has come in for more criticism than the London Wasps and England flanker this season. So Hambo asks his former Under-21 team-mate to set the record straight

O'Connell poised to lead Lions

Long waits are not unknown at Heathrow but for 35 players it will all have been worth it when Ian McGeechan names his British and Irish Lions squad to tour South Africa at a Terminal Five hotel on Tuesday.

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Haskell seeks some southern spirit

James Haskell is determined to take a leaf out of New Zealand's book and refuse to be intimidated when struggling England face defending RBS 6 Nations champions Wales next weekend

Dallaglio issues Stevens warning

Former England captain Lawrence Dallaglio has praised Matt Stevens for confessing to his drug problems - and warned the disgraced prop he will now find out "who his friends really are".

Marchioness campaigner Dallaglio dies

Eileen Dallaglio, the campaigning mother of the former England rugby union captain, Lawrence Dallaglio, has died of cancer, aged 70. In rugby circles she was famous for turning up to every England match in her bright red St George’s outfits, while politicians came to know and fear her as a campaigner for families bereaved by major disasters.

New Wasps owner appoints Dallaglio to board

Wasps have unveiled Steve Hayes as their new owner after the Wycombe Wanderers managing director bought up the shares belonging to board members Chris Wright and John O'Connell.