Former England number eight and Harlequins captain Nick Easter retires from playing at the age of 37.
Former New Zealand captain Todd Blackadder is named as Bath's new director of rugby as he leaves Super Rugby outfit Crusaders.
Samoa flanker TJ Ioane signs a new three-year deal with Premiership club Sale Sharks.
Harlequins sign former Connacht number eight George Naoupu for the new Premiership season.
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