An eight-match suspension has been handed to Toronto Wolfpack's Jack Bussey after he pleaded guilty to a biting charge against Toulouse.
England's new defence coach will be former assistant John Mitchell, who previously led New Zealand in 28 Tests.
Rabbitohs forward Sam Burgess has addressed the media amid an investigation into claims his social media was used for lewd videos.
Lukhan Tui has informed Rugby Australia he does not wish to pursue matters after he was involved in an altercation with a fan on Saturday.
Centre Gael Fickou has now scored three tries in two games for Stade Francais, the club he joined from Toulouse in May.
The Ricoh Arena played host to a Premiership classic on Sunday as Wasps overcame 14-man Leicester Tigers 41-35 in an eight-try thriller.
A trio of second-half scores helped Ulster to a 28-7 win at Southern Kings in the Pro14 on Sunday.
Greig Laidlaw kept his cool to maintain Clermont Auvergne's perfect start to the new Top 14 season.
Glasgow Warriors are the only club to have won each of their opening three fixtures after overcoming the Cheetahs.
Saracens needed two late tries from David Strettle to secure a come-from-behind victory over Northampton Saints.
After losing to Australia last time out, South Africa boss Rassie Erasmus has decided to make a change at fly-half for Saturday.
Beauden Barrett and Rieko Ioane are among the players back in the All Blacks fold for their Rugby Championship clash with South Africa.
New Zealand missed the chance to wrap up the Rugby Championship as South Africa earned a famous win in a Wellington thriller.
Siya Kolisi warned South Africa not to rest on their laurels after upsetting world champions New Zealand in the Rugby Championship.
New Zealand withdrew Sonny Bill Williams from their squad to face South Africa in the Rugby Championship.
Wing Marika Koroibete re-signed with Rugby Australia and the Rebels.
New Zealand coach Steve Hansen would not blame referee Nigel Owens or fly-half Beauden Barrett for the loss to South Africa.
The Wallabies will be without captain Michael Hooper for their clash against Argentina.