Ireland have named two uncapped players in a 32-man squad for their tour of South Africa next month.
South Africa flanker Schalk Burger will miss next month's three-Test series against Ireland after sustaining an ankle problem.
South Africa fly-half Elton Jantjies faces a battle to be fit in time for the Tests against Ireland after surgery.
Ireland international Stuart McCloskey has signed a new three-year deal with UIster.
Leinster back-row Sean O'Brien has been ruled out for the rest of the season and Ireland's summer tour of South Africa.
England's players' union has backed Bill Beaumont's bid to move the Six Nations to create a global rugby season.
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All Blacks great Richie McCaw has delivered a ringing endorsement of Ireland coach Joe Schmidt for a future role with New Zealand.
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