Representatives from five sports meet to discuss a "unified approach" to the prevention and management of head injuries.
Worcester Warriors sign veteran former Ireland scrum-half Peter Stringer on six-month contract before the 2017-18 season.
England captain Dylan Hartley signs a new Northampton Saints deal and is reappointed as the Premiership club's skipper.
Including two South African sides is not easy to sell, but Pro12 organisers say it has to be made to work amid financial pressures, says Tom English.
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Southern Kings scrum-half Ricky Schroeder is relishing the chance to play in the new Pro14 after a deal was agreed to add two South African sides to the league.
Former Lions and England wing Mark Cueto says would have been "sensible" to play extra time in the third Test to avoid a drawn series with New Zealand.
We have witnessed a phenomenal series, and after the slow start to the tour surely no-one now doubts the Lions' future, writes Jeremy Guscott.
The final page of this epic pot-boiler of a series might have been torn out, but after the final whistle the meaning was apparent to all, writes Tom Fordyce.
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