This year's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand should have given a global platform to the elite women's teams, but they must wait until 2022.
Ireland and Leinster will continue to enjoy the services of Johnny Sexton after the fly-half agreed an IRFU contract extension.
Aaron Smith has recommitted to the All Blacks, Highlanders and Manawatu ahead of the Rugby World Cup and some major career milestones.
Maro Itoje received backing from Eddie Jones after England's loss to Wales, while Ellis Genge has received death threats on social media.
Pascal Gauzere awarded Wales two controversial first-half tries, but Eddie Jones and Owen Farrell did not vent their fury at the referee.
Wales coach Wayne Pivac had little sympathy for England after his side benefitted from some contentious officiating in Saturday's clash.
Pascal Gauzere awarded two controversial first-half tries for Wales before England were punished for poor discipline in Cardiff.
Wales sealed a triple crown as Wayne Pivac's side saw off reigning Six Nations champions England in an action-packed encounter on Saturday.
Ireland hammered Italy in the Six Nations in Rome and Johnny Sexton feels the team are showing signs of improvement.
Johnny Sexton returned to Ireland's team and led Andy Farrell's side to their first win of the 2021 Six Nations.