Forwards coach Robin McBryde has dismissed James Haskell's criticism that Wales are training too hard.
Leinster's RDS Arena has secured the green light for a 20million euro (£15million) redevelopment.
South African scrum-half Sarel Pretorius will join the Newport Gwent Dragons next season.
Toulon flanker Steffon Armitage is released from custody at a French police station but will appear in court next month.
Sam Burgess has had "no second thoughts" on chasing his World Cup dream with England.
Scotland forward Ryan Wilson will face a disciplinary hearing next week in the wake of his assault convictions.
Six Nations officials will consider selling TV rights to a pay operator when the current BBC deal expires.
David Wilson is England's latest Six Nations injury worry due to a nerve problem in his neck.
Sam Burgess is unfazed by the expectation surrounding his England Saxons debut in Cork, according to coach Jon Callard.
Maro Itoje will leave university work behind and sit his biggest rugby exam yet with England Saxons on Friday night.