Gloucester have announced a new deal for front row Paddy McAllister after being "delighted with his progression".
Saracens will start their Premiership title defence against Worcester in the London double header on September 3.
Gloucester centre Bill Meakes has been released from his contract to allow him the chance to play Super Rugby.
Greig Laidlaw has been confirmed as Gloucester's new captain for the 2016-17 season.
Champions Cup holders Saracens have been drawn against Toulon while Bath will meet Bristol in the Challenge Cup.
Gloucester's record-breaking prop Nick Wood has left the club after 15 years at Kingsholm.
Gloucester have signed centre Andy Symons as they strengthen their squad for next season.
Gloucester have signed Tom Denton from Leinster and the lock is determined to prove himself in the Aviva Premiership.
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Richard Hibbard will rejoin the Wales squad on Monday after playing as a substitute for Gloucester at the weekend.
Will Greenwood heaped praise on fellow 2003 World Cup winner Mike Tindall following his retirement.
Miles Harrison is expecting Leicester and Gloucester to produce a fitting end to a cracking year of rugby.
Pat Sanderson and Dean Ryan take a look at this weekend's clash between Leicester and Gloucester.
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