The pool phase at the 2023 Rugby World Cup has been extended by one week in a positive move designed to improve player-welfare standards.
Argentina international scrum-half Gonzalo Bertranou is one of three signings announced by PRO14 outfit the Dragons in the past 24 hours.
World Rugby say any move to a global Test calendar and a competition that brings together both hemispheres will not take place before 2024.
Julian Montoya, Argentina’s 63-times capped hooker, has signed for Premiership side Leicester with immediate effect on a long-term deal.
Argentina Test quartet Tomás Cubelli, Tomás Lezana, Santiago Medrano and Domingo Miotti are keen to shine after joining the Western Force.
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