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England captain Hartley to miss South Africa tour in June

LONDON (AP) England captain Dylan Hartley will miss the rugby tour of South Africa in June because of concussion. (MORE)

Ramien scores twice, Cronulla wins in National Rugby League

SYDNEY (AP) Cronulla center Jesse Ramien scored two tries to help the Sharks beat Penrith 26-22 on Sunday and prevent the Panthers from moving into a share of first place in the National Rugby League. (MORE)

Kiwi teams keep winning in Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) From hail-lashed Christchurch to subtropical Brisbane, New Zealand teams continued to stack up wins in Super Rugby as only the beleaguered Blues lost in the weekend's 10th round. (MORE)

Crusaders beat Sunwolves in hailstorm, Rebels falter again

(AP) -- The defending champion Crusaders weathered a severe hailstorm and a stubborn showing by the winless Sunwolves to prevail 33-11 and improve their chances of a record-extending ninth Super Rugby title on Saturday. (MORE)

No contest: Lions defeat Waratahs 29-0 in Super Rugby

SYDNEY (AP) A much-anticipated match between the Australian and South African conference leaders in Super Rugby turned out to be not much of a contest on Friday. (MORE)

World Rugby announces list of team camps for Japan 2019

TOKYO (AP) Team camps spanning some 1,500 kilometers (925 miles) for next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan were announced on Friday by the sport's governing body. (MORE)

Waratahs up, Blues down in Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) One team in the midst of a revival and another trapped in a slump will play crucial matches in this weekend's 10th round of Super Rugby. (MORE)

Australia men, Fiji women win Olympics 7s berths

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) The Australian men's and Fiji women's teams claimed places in the rugby sevens tournament at next year's Olympics by winning their finals at the Oceania regional qualifying tournament on Sunday. (MORE)

England beat Kiwis 20-14 to win rugby league series

WIGAN, England (AP) England won a rugby league series against top-ranked New Zealand for the first time in eight years when it took an exhilarating third and deciding test 20-14 on Saturday. (MORE)

Samoa, Australia unbeaten at Oceania Olympic 7s

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) Australia and Samoa were unbeaten on the first day of the Oceania Olympic rugby sevens qualifying tournament on Saturday and remain headed for a showdown to decide which will claim a place at next year's Rio de Janiero games. (MORE)