The Bath Rugby Academy has strengthened its ranks with signings at both playing and coaching level. Max Clark, Brett Herron, Will Homer, Rory Jennings and George Wacokecoke enter the Senior Academy, as Barry Maddocks and George Tavner add yet more experience on the coaching side.
Ospreys coach Ashley Beck has challenged his players to make the most of their chance to impress in front of the TV cameras at Cardiff Arms Park when the 2014 Premiership 7s series kicks off on Saturday.
A last-gasp try from replacement Alex Waller in the second-half of extra time decided a match of the ages by 24-20 and handed Northampton Saints their first-ever Aviva Premiership title at the expense of Saracens.
Aviva Premiership finalists Saracens were unable to mark their first ever Heineken Cup final with a win as Jonny Wilkinson took a step closer to a fairytale career ending, kicking 13 points as Toulon ran out winners in Cardiff.