Ryan Wilson is awaiting news on his Glasgow and Scotland future after being convicted of two counts of assault.
Belfast’s Kingspan Stadium will host this season’s Guinness PRO12 final.
Leinster's Luke Fitzgerald is hoping to put a injury-hit 2014 behind him by starting in Ireland's Six Nations opener.
Connacht have confirmed head coach Pat Lam has signed a three-year extension to his contract.
Adam Jones has announced his retirement from international rugby union with Wales.
Tomas O'Leary will return to Munster from London Irish for the start of next season on a two-year contract.
Scotland coach Vern Cotter has handed four Edinburgh players their first call-ups after naming his Six Nations squad.
Ireland are likely to be without Ulster fly-half Paddy Jackson for the Six Nations after he suffered a dislocated elbow.
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