The Ospreys extended their unbeaten run in the Pro12 to seven matches with a hard-earned 26-11 victory over Connacht.
Michael Cheika wants the Wallabies to be prepare and play their rugby in the best environment possible to stop them moving abroad.
Leinster believe cross-code signing Ben Te'o will make a big impact for the province after arriving in Ireland from the NRL.
Ulster boss Neil Doak has made seven changes and two positional switches to his side for Saturday's clash with the Dragons.
The Wallabies kick of their end-of-year tour when they face the Barbarians in their Killik Cup clash at Twickenham on Saturday.
Chiefs prop Ben Tameifuna has changed his mind about playing for Tonga and now hopes to play for New Zealand instead.
Kurtley Beale has been fined AUS$3,000 over his mid-flight row with former Wallaby business manager Di Patston in September.
Soldier Field in Chicago is sold-out as the All Blacks take on the USA in a ground-breaking fixture that promises much as a spectacle....
Toulon second-row Romain Taofifenua has been suspended for three weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin.
Grenoble number eight Rory Grice will miss his side's difficult Top 14 trip to high-flying Toulon on Sunday after suffering a sprained...
The Highlanders have brought in former New Zealand prop Clarke Dermody as a full-time scrum and assistant forwards coach.
Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac will have a decimated squad to pick from for their PRO12 clash with Zebre, as eighteen players are out....
Following an extensive recruitment process, Ulster have revealed that Bryn Cunningham has been named as their new Team Manager.
Racing Métro coach Laurent Travers has expressed his disappointment over the early departure of Wales flanker Dan Lydiate.
Connacht prop Nathan White has been ruled out of Ireland's November Test Series after picking up an arm injury during training.
USA Eagles head coach Mike Tolkin has named his 23 players to face the All Blacks in an historic match at a sold-out Soldier Field.
Connacht coach Pat Lam has made nine changes to his starting lineup ahead of the Pro12 game away to Ospreys on Friday.