South Africa international Marcell Coetzee will join Ulster at the end of the season on a three-year contract.
Australia openside flanker Liam Gill is to leave the Queensland Reds at the end of Super Rugby season and move to France.
Springbok Handre Pollard will miss nine months of rugby after rupturing knee ligaments in a freak training accident.
Japan hooker Shota Horie has been named captain of new Super Rugby franchise the Sunwolves.
New Zealand back-row forward Victor Vito will join Top 14 club La Rochelle next season.
New England coach Eddie Jones has offered to help out his old club, the Stormers, on an informal basis.
Waratahs captain Dave Dennis has joined Aviva Premiership title contenders Exeter Chiefs for next season.
Otago Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph will become the new Japan boss at the end of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
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Alex Payne is tipping England to cruise to victory in their Six Nations clash against Italy in Rome.
Former Wales winger Ieuan Evans joins Alex Payne to discuss all the action from the Six Nations.
Alan Quinlan has paid tribute to former Munster and Ireland team-mate Paul O'Connell, who earned the nicknamed 'Psycho'.
Ireland and Wales each have four players included in a Six Nations-dominated team of the week.
Barbarians v South Africa
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Jonathan Davies discusses Wales' draw with Ireland and looks ahead to the clash with Scotland this weekend.
The opening round of the Six Nations revealed how much work is needed between now and the 2019 World Cup, says Stuart Barnes.
Will Greenwood rates England's win over Scotland and says Wales will feel aggrieved with their draw against Ireland.
Will Greenwood says Dylan Hartley's slate is now clean as he starts his tenure as England captain under Eddie Jones.