Steve Hansen believes Ireland will face "a lot of pressure" in France later this year when they attempt to put a poor Rugby World Cup record behind them.
New Australia head coach Eddie Jones says he would blank England's administrators if the sides met at this year's Rugby World Cup.
Former New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen said he was surprised by Eddie Jones' sacking as England coach and questioned the Rugby Football Union's timing.
Full fixtures as 20 nations compete for the Webb Ellis trophy between September 8 and October 28.
Katy Daley-McLean says the 2025 World Cup in England will have huge support and calls on other nations to turn professional.
RFU Women's and Sevens performance director Charlie Hayter believes this year's World Cup has been a "great showcase" of where the game is going.
England captain Sarah Hunter insists her side have "nothing to celebrate yet" after booking their place in the Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand.
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Wales have made four changes to their team ahead of Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against New Zealand.
Canada will not be a walk in the park for favourites England, while New Zealand are gearing up for first test of tournament against France
Rating England's World Cup showing so far, plus who have been the stand-out players for the Red Roses and other nations?
England are used to favourites tag in New Zealand, but do they have reason for concern against a side they have only faced twice in last 12 years?
Marlie Packer has been named England captain for the first time as head coach Simon Middleton makes 13 changes to his side for Sunday's clash with South Africa.
Bruising contest with France will be a reminder that England need a little tweaking of their attacking work
England continued their record-breaking run with a closely fought 13-7 victory against France at the Rugby World Cup.
Scotland suffered a dramatic 14-12 World Cup defeat to Australia in windy conditions in Whangarei on Saturday.
Marlie Packer has replaced Sadia Kabeya at openside flanker for England, while captain Sarah Hunter will equal Rocky Clark's caps record
Red Roses wing Claudia MacDonald says being top-ranked side goes out of window at a World Cup with England set to face France in their second match of the tournament.
Keira Bevan's last-gasp penalty stifled a late Scotland fightback as Wales claimed a dramatic 18-15 victory in their Rugby World Cup opener.
England made a record-breaking start to their bid for Rugby World Cup victory with a ruthless 84-19 win over Fiji in Auckland.