Injured All Blacks captain Kieran Read is close to a return after back surgery last year, coach Steve Hansen said on Thursday.
Former New Zealand winger Julian Savea will join Toulon after the current Super Rugby season.
Siya Kolisi is promising a 'special' performance to honour Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira's 100th cap against England
Former Ireland fly-half Ronan O'Gara has extended his contract as assistant coach with the Canterbury Crusaders until after the 2019 Super Rugby season.
Luke Cowan-Dickie has backed New Zealand-born Brad Shields to shine for England - and has been impressed by his beard!
David Pocock "strongly disagrees" with Israel Folau's anti-gay views but says it will not affect harmony within the Wallabies camp.
A round-up of Saturday and Sunday's Super Rugby games as the Waratahs, Crusaders and Rebels all taste victory on the road.
Waisake Naholo finished off a beautiful team try to ensure the Highlanders beat a spluttering Hurricanes 30-14 in Dunedin.
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Find out who makes it into our XV this week after another busy round of June Tests, with Ireland and South Africa dominating.
Five things Eddie Jones' England must do in their second Test against South Africa if they are to save their series.
The #FANVAN crew conclude their epic journey in Cardiff ahead of the latest leg of the Volvo Ocean Race.
Find out who makes our XV this week as we take a look at the top performers from the international scene.
England's leadership deficit and the compelling case of Danny Cipriani feature in this week's talking points.
Stuart Barnes discusses England's defeat to South Africa in Saturday's "weird" tour opener and the other weekend Test matches.
Stuart Barnes previews England's Test series against South Africa and Ireland's latest showdown with Australia.
This week's points include Leinster's PRO14 victory, Saracens' Premiership title and England hosting the Barbarians.
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