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The Sharks have confirmed that they will stay at Kings Park until at least the end of 2017.
Fiji have replaced Sevens coach Ben Ryan with Wales assistant coach Gareth Baber.
Rookie Australia winger Marika Koroibete does not expect to make his debut for the Wallabies on their November tour.
The Barbarians have added Lions trio Akker van der Merwe, Kwagga Smith and Ruan Ackermann to their squad to play the Springboks.
New coaching consultants Franco Smith and JP Ferreira have made an immediate impact with the Springboks ahead of their November tour.
All Blacks full-back Ben Smith remembers their injury-time win in Dublin the last time they played Ireland well.
Brodie Retallick has been ruled out of New Zealand’s Test against Ireland in Chicago after suffering concussion.
All Black scrum-half TJ Perenara has extended his contract with the New Zealand Rugby until the end of 2017.
Liam Messam and Tim Nanai-Williams will return to the Chiefs for the 2017 Super Rugby season after stints in Japan.
Stephen Larkham will leave the Brumbies at the end of the 2017 Super Rugby season after signing a new three-year deal with the Wallabies.