Former New Zealand captain Todd Blackadder is named as Bath's new director of rugby as he leaves Super Rugby outfit Crusaders.
Harlequins sign former Connacht number eight George Naoupu for the new Premiership season.
Sale Sharks' former All Blacks second-row Bryn Evans has signed a new three-year deal with the club.
Leicester lock Ed Slater says he expects to be fit for the start of the Premiership season following knee surgery.
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