Aberdeenshire produced a convincing eight-try win against Ardrossan Accies at Woodside.
The Rugby Football League is to clamp down on unsportsmanlike behaviour after a spate of ball-throwing incidents in the first two rounds of the 2017 Betfred Super League.
Glasgow have confirmed the signing New Zealand-born flanker Callum Gibbins as preparations for Dave Rennie's summer arrival continue.
Saracens prop Mako Vunipola is set to make his first appearance of this year's RBS 6 Nations when England face Italy on Sunday.
Gordon Reid has urged Scotland to stand up to Wales' front row this Saturday or face being bullied.
Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has been handed an RBS 6 Nations fitness boost after a clutch of his struggling players declared themselves fit to face Wales.
Aberdeen Grammar will almost certainly need to rely on others if they are to avoid relegation after a humiliating 12-try defeat in Ayrshire at the hands of leaders Marr.
Scotland captain Greg Laidlaw has been ruled out for the remainder of 2017 RBS 6 Nations, the Scottish Rugby Union has announced.
Former Leicester boss Richard Cockerill will become Edinburgh's new head coach this summer, the Guinness PRO12 outfit have announced.
Two former British and Irish Lions captains believe Owen Farrell should be considered as a candidate to lead this summer's tour to New Zealand, but both ultimately back Alun Wyn Jones for the post.
Jonny May hopes to follow Elliot Daly's lead by thriving for England after an on-field misdemeanour.
Interim boss Aaron Mauger insisted Leicester would reach the Aviva Premiership play-offs after they thrashed bottom club Bristol 50-17 at Welford Road.
Warrington coach Tony Smith is hoping Wigan can take the lead from his side's 27-18 win over Brisbane when they face NRL champions Cronulla on Sunday.
Former Australia lock Dan Vickerman has died aged 37, former club Waratahs have announced.
Ulster racked up a second bonus-point win in succession over Scottish sides when they defeated a weakened Glasgow Warriors 37-17 at the Kingspan Stadium.
Steve Borthwick has offered a robust defence of England captain Dylan Hartley amid speculation over his position in the team.
Wasps will take a giant stride towards securing an Aviva Premiership home play-off if they beat Sale Sharks on Sunday.
Joey Carbery marked his first start since December with two tries as Leinster earned a 39-10 GUINNESS PRO12 bonus point win over Edinburgh at the RDS.
England prop Mako Vunipola made a powerful return to action following nine weeks out injured - but Aviva Premiership champions Saracens suffered a second successive league defeat.
Saracens boss Mark McCall described Mako Vunipola's return from injury as "pretty decent" as the England prop closed in on a Test match return.
Gareth O'Brien, who saved Salford from relegation at the end of last season, helped them get off off the mark in 2017 with a 22-point haul in a thrilling 30-20 win over Huddersfield.
Wales' planned tour game against Tonga this summer will not take place on the South Sea island.
Worcester will aim to continue their quest for Aviva Premiership survival on Saturday by adding Exeter's scalp to that of league champions Saracens.
Scotland's RBS 6 Nations campaign has suffered a second major blow in three days after Josh Strauss was ruled out of the competition.
Glasgow have continued their preparations for new coach Dave Rennie's arrival by tying up Scotland international Peter Horne on a new three-year deal.
Warren Gatland insists fans should be among those consulted over the future of the British and Irish Lions and questions whether self-interest is behind proposed changes to condense tours.
Dylan Hartley's chances of leading the British and Irish Lions this summer have "gone backwards" with Alun Wyn Jones likely to captain the tourists, according to former Lions skipper Gavin Hastings.
England prop Mako Vunipola will begin his comeback from injury when Saracens tackle Aviva Premiership opponents Gloucester on Friday.
Ross Moriarty has been tipped for "bigger and bigger things" following his outstanding display in Wales' RBS 6 Nations clash against England.
Scotland prop Zander Fagerson thinks proposals to squeeze the RBS 6 Nations into a four-week window are "ridiculous".
Glasgow have secured the signing of loosehead prop Oliver Kebble for next season.
England's Elliot Daly should be handed his British and Irish Lions debut for the tour of New Zealand, according to veteran wing Shane Williams.