South Africa fly-half Elton Jantjies faces a battle to be fit in time for the Tests against Ireland after surgery.
Michael Cheika has extended his contract as Australia coach for another two years, a full 18 months before his current deal was due to expire.
Former Scotland prop Matthew Proudfoot has joined South Africa's coaching staff.
Israel Folau has warned the past will count for nothing when the Wallabies welcome England to Australia this summer.
Graham Henry has confirmed he will switch codes and take charge of NRL side New Zealand Warriors.
Argentina international Leonardo Senatore has been suspended for 10 weeks for biting an opponent.
France-based fly-half Quade Cooper will not play for Australia's sevens team at the Olympics in Rio.
New Zealand Rugby says the British and Irish Lions tour will be crucial to its finances as they attempt to break even by 2020.
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Scotland conquering the London Sevens and Connacht's Bundee Aki are some of Will Greenwood's favourite moments.
Watch as Scotland fought back to beat South Africa on the hooter to claim the HSBC London Sevens title.
The Guinness PRO12 semi-finals take place this weekend, and there are a host of ways to watch the games live on Sky Sports.
Team of the week includes strong semi-finalists and leaders of the pack from the Top 14 and Super Rugby.
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2nd July 2016
Barbarians v South Africa
5th November 2016
Stuart Barnes casts his eye over England's squad for Australia and reflects on the fortunes of Connacht and Exeter.
Dewi Morris picks out the key battles ahead of Championship final first-leg between Doncaster and Bristol, live on Sky Sports.
Stuart Barnes reflects on Saracens' Champions Cup success and the major issues facing World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont.
Will Greenwood picks his favourite moments from the weekend, including Connacht clinching a home PRO12 semi-final.