The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
Exeter captain Gareth Steenson kicked 16 points as the English Premiership leaders won away to southwest rivals Gloucester.
Louis Rees-Zammit, considered one of the hottest prospects in rugby union, has been rewarded for his strong form with a long-term contract by Gloucester.
Gloucester head coach Johan Ackermann has pointed the finger at Montpellier’s scrum tactics after his team were beaten in their Champions Cup match.
English club Gloucester have announced the signing of Stormers and Western Province prop Corne Fourie.
Nick Tompkins' hat-trick of tries in the second half inspired champions Saracens to a thumping of Gloucester in their Premiership play-off match.
Gloucester flyhalf Danny Cipriani has signed a new contract with the English Premiership club.
Springbok lock Franco Mostert will make his first start for Gloucester on Friday after a lengthy dispute with the Lions.
Springbok lock Franco Mostert is still waiting for clearance from World Rugby before he can start his stint with Gloucester.
The contractual dispute between the Lions and Gloucester over the services of Franco Mostert has been escalated to World Rugby.
Jaco Kriel is finally ready to make his Gloucester debut this weekend, but Springbok team-mate Franco Mostert has been ruled out on contention.
Gloucester flank Ruan Ackermann was robbed at gunpoint while on holiday in South Africa.
Gloucester climbed to third in the English Premiership after claiming a bonus-point victory over local rivals Bath as Saracens smashed Worcester 62-5.
Four-time winners Toulouse roared back in the second half against Gloucester to begin their Champions Cup challenge on a high.
Johan Ackermann has signed a new contract to extend his tenure as head coach of English club Gloucester.
Gloucester coach Johan Ackermann called on his side to raise their game after a they secured place in the title-deciding play-offs of the English Premiership on Sunday.
Ruan Ackermann has put pen to paper on a new deal with English club Gloucester that will see him stay at the club beyond the current season.
Springbok lock Franco Mostert made his debut for Gloucester on Saturday, but the Lions are still unhappy with how his deal to join the English club materialised.
Bulls hooker Jaco Visagie has joined English club Gloucester on a short-term loan deal.
It may take a while before Springbok lock Franco Mostert turns out for his new club Gloucester.
Johan Ackermann looks likely to stay at English club Gloucester despite reports indicating that he was on the Bulls' radar.
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