Sale Sharks second row Bryn Evans has signed a new contract at the club.
The Lions will be without captain Warren Whiteley when they face the Highlanders in the Super Rugby semi-finals on Saturday.
Hurricanes wait on the fitness of captain Dane Coles ahead of Saturday's Super Rugby semi-final against the Chiefs.
Former Australia winger Digby Ioane has become new Crusaders coach Scott Robertson's first big-name signing for next season on a two-year deal.
Bath have confirmed the appointment of Todd Blackadder as Director of Rugby and Tabai Matson as head coach.
Super League hopefuls Leigh came "very close" to signing former Australia international Jarryd Hayne, head coach Neil Jukes has confirmed.
All the 7s squad announcements for the Rio Olympics, as the competition prepares to kick off on August 6.
Wales flanker Dan Lydiate is recovering as expected after sustaining shoulder and hamstring injuries against England in May.
All the best tries from the Super Rugby quarter-finals as the Highlanders, Hurricanes, Lions and Chiefs all progressed.
Former Wallabies prop Nick Stiles was on Tuesday appointed the Queensland Reds' permanent coach for the next two seasons.
Eddie Jones will not be able to select Sam Underhill for England's autumn Tests against South Africa, Fiji, Argentina and Australia.
Newcastle Falcons have tied down captain Will Welch and back row colleague Mark Wilson to long-term deals.
Bristol have signed experienced Georgia international Giorgi Nemsadze from French ProD2 side Tarbes.
Munster have confirmed the signing of second row Jean Kleyn from Stormers.
The RFU has agreed a new eight-year partnership with Premiership Rugby Limited worth over £200m.
Josh Beaumont has signed a new three-year contract with Sale Sharks and will also be club captain for the coming season.
Steve Hansen has targeted a third World Cup triumph after signing a two-year contract extension with New Zealand.
Aaron Cruden says the Chiefs are anything but underdogs as they prepare to take on the top-seeded Hurricanes in the semi-finals.
Schalk Burger believes the Super Rugby format needs to change after the Stormers were humbled by the Chiefs at Newlands.
Centre Owen Watkin will miss the majority of Ospreys' upcoming season after suffering a serious knee injury in training.