Six Nations: England v Scotland
Ruthless Wales sealed a record third Grand Slam under departing head coach Warren Gatland with an emphatic 25-7 victory over lacklustre Ireland at a raucous Principality Stadium.
James O'Connor has rejoined the Reds, signing a two-year contract with Queensland and Australian Rugby that makes him eligible for his country's World Cup campaign.
England and Leicester Tigers scrum-half Ben Youngs will miss the remainder of the Premiership season after undergoing shoulder surgery.
Wales coach Warren Gatland believes his Six Nations grand slam-winning Wales side can mount a legitimate World Cup challenge this year.
Captain Alun Wyn Jones is one of four members of Wales' Grand Slam-winning team on a six-man shortlist for the Six Nations' Player of the Championship award.
Eddie Jones was relieved to get England's second-half horror show against Scotland over with, believing it better to come in a Six Nations dead rubber than at the Rugby World Cup.
Warren Gatland aimed a dig at England boss Eddie Jones after Wales sealed the Six Nations Grand Slam with a brilliant 25-7 victory over Ireland in Cardiff.
Billy Vunipola has staunchly defended Owen Farrell's leadership skills after England's Six Nations capitulation against Scotland.