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Another busy day in the rugby union game as Nick Kennedy left his role as London Irish director of rugby with immediate effect.
Head coach Mario Ledesma has made just two changes to the Jaguares starting line-up which will face the Lions on Saturday.
Reds’ prop James Slipper will lead the team out in his 100th cap, after retaining the captaincy for this weekend’s match against the Stormers.
After a brilliant start to their season, the Highlanders face a tough challenge when they take on the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday.
Check out the team line-ups ahead of Round 6 of Super Rugby.
The Chiefs will be looking for their third successive win when they visit the Sunwolves at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
Hooker Santiago Socino has signed a two-year contract extension at Newcastle Falcons which will keep him at the club until at least 2020.
Stormers head coach Robbie Fleck has made four tweaks to his starting side for Saturday’s Super Rugby game against the Reds in Cape Town.
Dom Barrow has signed a deal with Northampton Saints which will see him join the club for the start of next season.
London Irish director of rugby Nick Kennedy is leaving the club with immediate effect, the Madejski Stadium side announced on Thursday.
There are three PRO14 matches taking place on Friday evening with the Connacht versus Edinburgh encounter the pick of the action.
Taulupe Faletau and Jonathan Joseph return to Bath’s starting side, as they face Exeter in the Premiership at the Recreation Ground on Friday.
TJ Perenara will join the Hurricanes 100 club on Saturday when he lines up against the Highlanders in their Super Rugby derby in Wellington.
Premiership Rugby has confirmed the Anglo-Welsh Cup Final will be staged on Good Friday (March 30), kicking off at 2:30pm at Kingsholm.
Lions coach Swys de Bruin has made numerous changes to his starting line-up for Saturday’s encounter with the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.
Premiership Rugby has appointed former Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie as their independent, non-executive Chairman.
Our analyst Sam Larner is back this week and studies who should be wearing the fly-half shirt for Wales going into 2019’s Rugby World Cup.
Read our individual team reviews looking back on how each side fared in the 2018 Six Nations, from champions Ireland to strugglers Italy.
Loose forward Willie Britz will lead the Sunwolves when they welcome the Chiefs to Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium in Tokyo on Saturday.