South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer has made five changes to his starting XV to face Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.
Sam Burgess could make his rugby union debut for Bath on Friday against Harlequins.
Shaun Edwards hits back at suggestions that Wales head coach Warren Gatland is under pressure over recent results.
Centre Billy Twelvetrees is in line to start against Australia as England name the same 23-man squad that beat Samoa.
Wales and Ospreys prop Nicky Smith is to have an operation on a torn pectoral injury and will be out of action for months.
A question about pressure on Wales coach Warren Gatland draws a feisty response from defence coach Shaun Edwards.
England forwards coach Graham Rowntree expects Australia to have worked on any weakness at the scrum when they meet on Saturday.
Saracens chairman Nigel Wray says Premiership referees should be employed by clubs, rather than the Rugby Football Union.
Yorkshire Carnegie say head coach Gary Mercer has not been sacked but Tommy McGee has been placed in charge of the first team.
London Irish back-row forward Blair Cowan signs a new deal keeping him at the Premiership club until 2018.
Ireland flanker Chris Henry has heart surgery after last week's news that he had suffered a blocked brain blood vessel.
England hooker Tom Youngs is set to start on his return from a 10-week injury lay-off when Leicester Tigers face Wasps.
Outside centre Tevita Kuridrani is ruled out of Australia's match against England at Twickenham with an ankle injury.
Ireland and England will both play the Barbarians in May 2015 as part of their build-up to next year's Rugby World Cup.
Jim Mallinder gives special praise to the Northampton players released from England duty after their win at Saracens.
Billy Vunipola is ruled out of England's Test against Australia with concussion and replaced by Thomas Waldrom.
Exeter's Rob Baxter says it will be a shame if Thomas Waldrom does not play for England against Australia on Saturday.
Scotland's Test win over Tonga was down to a much-improved second-half display, writes former international Mike Blair.
Leicester Tigers name former centre and New Zealand All Black as their new head coach, starting next season.
Sale director of rugby Steve Diamond believes his side's first away win of the season could be a defining point this term.