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Sale Sharks continued their climb up the Premiership table as they overcame an ill-disciplined and frustrated Saracens 24-18 on Friday.
Bristol Bears have beaten off interest from some of Europe’s biggest clubs to secure the re-signing of Samoa captain Chris Vui until 2022.
Fiji bounced back from last week’s fifth-place finish by taking the Cup title at the Cape Town Sevens, defeating USA 29-15 in Sunday’s final.
Day One of the Cape Town Sevens saw hosts South Africa, USA, Fiji and Australia finish top of their pools after an entertaining day of action.
New Zealand beat the USA to win the first men’s World Rugby Sevens Series competition of the season following a 21-5 triumph in Dubai.
Fiji, New Zealand and Australia ended the opening day of the men’s competition unbeaten and are joined in the quarters by South Africa.
World Rugby’s 2018/19 Sevens Series gets underway in Dubai on November 30 and there are 16 teams in action at this year’s event.