The Crusaders have signed New Zealand international centre Seta Tamanivalu from the Chiefs.
Bath have agreed a deal to sign centre Robbie Fruean from Hawke's Bay as well as bringing in Dragons prop Shaun Knight on loan.
Super Rugby has announced it will retain its conference format next year as the opening fixtures are announced.
Eddie Jones has urged the RFU to pay for English coaches to enhance their skills by working in the southern hemisphere.
The idea of a new world club championship is closer to becoming reality as part of a new global rugby calendar.
Filo Tiatia has replaced Mark Hammett as head coach of Japan's Sunwolves Super Rugby side.
Bath have confirmed back-row forward Leroy Houston has returned until the end of October from Queensland Reds.
Australia's Kane Douglas has dismissed claims New Zealand prop Owen Franks eye-gouged him during last weekend's Bledisloe Cup clash.
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