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The final two rounds of pool games in the European competitions will not take place, with them moving straight into the knockout stages.
Liam Williams has been banned for three games after his red card for the Scarlets, ruling him out of Wales’ Six Nations match with Ireland.
Ireland great Sean O’Brien says that second-row Iain Henderson is the closest thing they have to England’s outstanding forward Maro Itoje.
Scotland flanker Jamie Ritchie has signed a new long-term contract at PRO14 outfit Edinburgh, joining Hamish Watson in extending his stay.
Ospreys head coach Toby Booth says his second-row and Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones is recovering well from injury ahead of the Six Nations.
Scotland and Edinburgh lock Grant Gilchrist is looking forward to his first game back since October when they tackle Glasgow in the PRO14.
Exeter Chiefs boss Rob Baxter has said “the Covid situation has to take precedence” after Premiership Rugby called a two-week halt to games.
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The Women’s Six Nations and U20 tournament have been postponed while the Men’s showpiece is still scheduled to go ahead as planned.