The European Rugby Challenge Cup will now include clubs from Russia, Spain and Portugal alongside representatives from the Italian Eccellenza.
Saracens wing Jack Wilson has signed with the Sharks ahead of the 2015 Super Rugby season.
Wynand Olivier scored a try as Montpellier beat Toulouse 23-20 in a tightly contested match in the French Top 14 on Saturday.
Tim Swiel kicked five penalties as Harlequins beat the struggling Newcastle Falcons 15-7 at the Stoop on Saturday.
All Blacks centre Ma'a Nonu has signed a two-year deal with French Top 14 club Toulon.
The New Zealand Rugby Union are expecting an exodus of top-level players following the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.
Wales and Cardiff Blues prop, Adam Jones, demonstrates the art of the drop goal.
Dan Carter will become rugby's highest-paid player when he joins French Top 14 club Racing Métro after next year's World Cup.
Former Wallabies captain James Horwill will join English Premiership club Harlequins following the Rugby World Cup in 2015.
Newlands Stadium will remain the home of Western Province rugby after the WPRFU voted unanimously against a possible move to the Cape Town Stadium.
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