The latest rugby news on the major tournaments from around the globe.
Bath flanker Lewis Moody will be out of action for 10 to 12 weeks after undergoing shoulder surgery.
England winger Ugo Monye has agreed a new three-and-a-half-year deal to pledge his future to the Premiership leaders Harlequins.
Harlequins stalwart Ugo Monye has signed a new contract that will keep him with the current English Premiership log leaders until 2015.
England Under-20s flanker Matt Everard has agreed a new two-year deal with London Wasps.
With the key back-to-back games about to get under way, and with the top two clubs in each Pool meeting each other home and away, Saracens return to Wembley to clash with Ospreys.
IRB Sevens Player of the Year Cecil Afrika will lead the Springbok Sevens attack on home soil after the playmaker was included in the South Africa squad for the tournament which starts on Friday.
Scotland international and recent Glasgow Warriors signing Rory Lamont has begun training with his new side and is available for selection for their European Cup clash with Montpellier this weekend.
Promising young openside flank Liam Gill has signed a new contract with the Queensland Reds that will keep him in Brisbane with the current Super Rugby champions until the end of 2013.
Northampton winger Chris Ashton has been banned for four weeks for his clash with Leicester's Alesana Tuliagi in the Premiership last weekend.
Rory Lamont admits he had to quit Toulon after Andy Robinson warned a lack of match action could place his Scotland career in jeopardy.
Bulls prop Rossouw de Klerk will miss the start of the 2012 Super Rugby season due to a foot injury.
The disappointing news to come out of the Munster camp is that wing Doug Howlett will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury.
All the Kiwi teams have confirmed some Super Rugby pre-season warm-up friendlies ahead of their grueling 2012 campaigns in the tough southern hemisphere competition.
Ulster have been boosted ahead of their Heineken Cup clash with Aironi by the arrival of South African fullback Stefan Terblanche.
Toulouse and Harlequins who are each setting the pace in their domestic tournaments go head-to-head at the Twickenham Stoop on Friday.
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