Latest news update:
Hull FC boss Lee Radford believes his side's mental strength has helped them improve their consistency so far during the new campaign.
England head coach Stuart Lancaster has handed starts to Jack Nowell and Alex Goode for Sunday's Six Nations match in Ireland.
Championship side Leigh Centurions have confirmed they have signed former Salford Red Devils forward Gareth Hock.
Castleford Tigers centre Michael Shenton has backed his side to make a "statement" when they take on St Helens on Friday night.
Wakefield Wildcats have confirmed they have signed a dual-registration deal with Championship side London Broncos.
Jamie Peacock is determined to pick up a third consecutive win when Leeds Rhinos face Huddersfield Giants at Headingley.
Glasgow Warriors fly-half Peter Horne has been handed a start for Scotland in their clash with Italy on Saturday.
Hooker Dylan Hartley feels his recent England displays prove coach Stuart Lancaster was right to put his faith in him.
England's plans for Sunday's Six Nations clash against Ireland in Dublin have been hit by the loss of Mike Brown due to a head injury.
Mark Hammett has officially resigned as Cardiff Blues' director of rugby following a string of poor results in the Pro12.
Leeds winger Tom Briscoe is hoping his Super League form can help him earn a recall to the England set-up.
Mathieu Bastareaud has been dropped by France for Saturday's Six Nations clash with Wales in Paris.
Salford owner Marwan Koukash says Tim Sheens will not interfere with the role of head coach Iestyn Harris when he arrives at the club.
Exeter wing Jack Nowell has been tipped to take Jonny May's place in England's starting XV for the Six Nations game with Ireland.
Greig Laidlaw has revealed he will not be starting at fly-half for Scotland against Italy on Saturday.
Wales winger George North has been recalled by boss Warren Gatland for Saturday's Six Nations game against France.
England coach Stuart Lancaster says he is happy with Sam Burgess's progress but is unsure he will play in the World Cup.
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have confirmed James Graham has been appointed as the club's new captain ahead of the 2015 season.
Salford Red Devils owner Dr Marwan Koukash has confirmed controversial forward Gareth Hock has now left the club.
Cornish Pirates scrum-half Tom Kessell has revealed his delight at signing for Northampton Saints, with the deal to start next term.