Despite South Africa not playing a Test since the World Cup, hooker Malcolm Marx does not believe it will hamper them against the Lions.
British & Irish Lions players will not be allowed to hug in their Covid bubble during the tour to South Africa, according to Warren Gatland.
Brodie Retallick says that his stint in Japan proved beneficial ahead of his return to the All Blacks squad for the games with Tonga and Fiji.
Harlequins star Alex Dombrandt admits only the Premiership final with Exeter Chiefs is in his mind despite the lure of an England cap in July.
Scotland assistant coach Pete Murchie insists they are treating their ‘A’ clash with England at Welford Road on Sunday as “really meaningful”.
Alun Wyn Jones will lead the British & Irish Lions in their warm-up game against Japan as preparations ramp up ahead of the South Africa tour.
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England centre Manu Tuilagi has been forced to withdraw from the squad ahead of their games against Scotland ‘A’, USA and Canada.
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Former British & Irish Lions and Wales wing Alex Cuthbert will leave Exeter to join Ospreys ahead of next season, the Welsh side confirmed.
Former London Irish, Bath and Gloucester forward Matt Garvey has signed a deal with Premiership side the Warriors ahead of 2021/22.
Sarries and England hooker Jamie George insists his club-mates will be up to speed physically for the British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.
Ireland have been given a boost with the news that supporters will be allowed to slowly return to the Aviva Stadium for their July matches.
London Irish back-row Jack Cooke has signed a new contract with the Premiership side, further extending his time at the Madejski Stadium.
Players from Saracens, Bristol, Sale and Racing joined up with the Lions squad after their respective domestic seasons ended at the weekend.
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Tom Youngs has been handed a ban and must complete a refereeing course after swearing at Ian Tempest during the clash with Bristol.
Brodie Retallick and David Havili have earned All Blacks recalls, while there’s four new caps in New Zealand’s squad to face Tonga and Fiji.
Leicester Tigers have bolstered their squad ahead of the 2021/22 Premiership season as Bryce Hegarty and Juan Pablo Socino sign.