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Much at stake as England host Australia

(AP) -- There's far more at stake than just bragging rights between two long-time rivals in the rugby test between England and Australia on Saturday. (MORE)

Boks offer Wales last shot at big scalp

(AP) -- History suggests the serial losses by Wales to rugby's big three will reach 23 in a row. (MORE)

England drop Farrell for Wallabies test

LONDON (AP) England has dropped Owen Farrell for its final rugby test of the November internationals against Australia on Saturday, with Billy Twelvetrees earning a recall at inside center. (MORE)

Wallabies make three changes for England

SYDNEY (AP) Veteran back Adam Ashley-Cooper has shifted from wing to center to replace the injured Tevita Kuridrani in one of three changes to Australia's starting lineup for its tour-ending test against England on Saturday. (MORE)

South Africa ring changes for Wales test

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) South Africa made five changes to its starting lineup for its year-ending rugby test against Wales, including the return of world player of the year nominee Willie le Roux. (MORE)

Samoa players: frustrations are building

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) Samoan rugby players are disputing the claims of their prime minister that a dispute with their national rugby union has been resolved. (MORE)

Ireland's Henry undergoes heart surgery

DUBLIN (AP) Ireland flanker Chris Henry has had surgery to repair a defect in his heart wall. (MORE)

Springbok's Smit out of Autumn series

JOHANNESBURG (AP) Captain John Smit will miss South Africa's end-of-season Grand Slam rugby tour to Britain and Ireland after undergoing a back operation. (MORE)

Elsom confident ahead of Hong Kong test

HONG KONG (AP) Australia may have lost 10 straight matches to New Zealand to break a 63-year record, but captain Rocky Elsom still believes the All Blacks can be beaten in their final Bledisloe Cup game of the season next month. (MORE)

Mai out of Samoa's sevens squad

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) Uale Mai has withdrawn from Samoa's rugby sevens squad for next month's Commonwealth Games in New Delhi to take up a playing contract in Spain. (MORE)

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