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Wales made it two wins out of two in their June internationals as they came from behind to overcome Samoa 19-17 at Apia Park on Friday.
British and Irish Lions assistant coach Rob Howley believes Peter O’Mahony brings a calming presence to the group as captain.
British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has questioned the All Blacks’ team selection for the first Test at Eden Park on Saturday.
Ryan Crotty believes All Blacks captain Kieran Read is well capable of stepping back into the top level of rugby after recovering from injury.
Canada face the USA in the first of two Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifiers on Saturday, with this showdown taking place in Ontario.
Argentina head coach Daniel Hourcade has chosen a new back row for a one-off Test against Georgia on Saturday in San Salvador de Jujuy.
After a 2-0 series loss on home soil to a depleted England side, victory over Georgia is crucial to the Pumas’ morale at Estádio 23 de Agosto.
Laurie Fisher has signed a contract with the Brumbies that will see him take on a role as Assistant Coach for the 2018 Super Rugby season.
Ospreys have announced that the experienced Rob McCusker has inked a new two-year deal keeping him at the Liberty Stadium until 2019.
Check on the June Test line-ups as they come in with our team tracker.
South Africa will be hoping to finish their three-Test series on a high when they take on France at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Ireland will be determined to wrap up their June Test campaign with a third victory when they face Japan at Ajinomoto Stadium on Saturday.
Fiji will be looking add another international scalp to their list when they host an in-form Scotland at ANZ Stadium in Suva on Saturday.
Australia are looking to end their June Test series on a positive note when they host Italy at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday.
The talking finally stops on Saturday when New Zealand and the British and Irish Lions go toe-to-toe in a mouth-watering first Test in Auckland.
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Japan head coach Jamie Joseph has rung the changes to his starting line-up for their Test with Ireland in Tokyo on Saturday.
South Africa have made four changes to their starting line-up that will take on France in the third and final Test at Ellis Park this Saturday.
The Western Force have re-signed a star of the future with prop Shambeckler Vui signing on for a further two seasons.