Reds and Wallabies lock James Horwill has reportedly agreed a deal to sign for Premiership club Harlequins after the Rugby World Cup.
Western Province were crowned Currie Cup champions on Saturday as they edged the Golden Lions 19-16 at Newlands Stadium.
Scotland head coach Vern Cotter expressed his disappointment for Edinburgh lock Grant Gilchrist, who is out of the November Tests.
Toulouse battled to a hard-fought 21-19 win away at Bath to cement their position as contenders for the Champions Cup quarters.
Wasps have confirmed that captain James Haskell is back home having being discharged from hospital on Friday.
Toulon made it two from two in the European Rugby Champions Cup as they powered past Ulster, winning 23-13 in Belfast on Saturday.
The Ospreys have been forced to make a late change to their starting XV for their European Cup game against Northampton Saints.
Taranaki claimed their first ever National Provincial Championship title on Saturday after beating Tasman 36-32 in the ITM Cup.
Kurtley Beale will not join the Wallabies on their five-game European tour despite being cleared for selection on Friday.
Gloucester have announced that England wing Jonny May has become the latest member of the squad to sign a new contract.
Rhys Gill's yellow card proved the turning point as Munster battled to a 14-3 triumph over Saracens in a dour clash at Thomond Park.
Racing Metro will look to build on their fine start when they face their hosts Treviso at Stadio Comunale di Monigo on Sunday.
Wallaby playmaker Kurtley Beale was given a hefty fine by the ARU at a disciplinary hearing on Friday but is eligible for selection.
Leicester appear to have turned a corner in the past fortnight as wins over Quins and Ulster give them confidence heading to the Scarlets....
Leinster have the chance to lay down a marker in the Champions Cup when they travel to Pierre Antoine to take on struggling Castres.
Having caused one of the shocks of Round One, Glasgow's credentials as Pool 4 challengers will face a tough test in Montpellier.
Wasps and Harlequins will meet for the second time in a month when they battle it out in their European Champions Cup clash on Sunday....