Caelan Doris is back in contention for Ireland’s game against England at Twickenham, having recovered from a head injury.
Jack O'Donoghue and Chris Farrell have been released from international duty to start in Munster's Pro 14 game with the Southern Kings on Friday.
Chris Farrell joins Dan Goggin in midfield with J-J Hanrahan selected at out-half for the game at Cork's Irish Independent Park.
Connacht have given five players new contracts.
Among them: Tom Daly, Peter Robb and Dominic Robertson-McCoy.
Allianz has confirmed it's ending its sponsorship of Saracens at the end of this season.
It follows confirmation that the Premiership side will be relegated following repeated breaches of the league's salary cap.
Chelsea have agreed a deal with Ajax to sign Hakim Ziyech.
The Moroccan international will move to Stamford Bridge in the summer, after he's agreed personal terms.
The transfer is thought to be worth up to 45-million Euro.
A 13-strong Irish boxing team has been confirmed for next month's Olympic qualifiers in London.
Former world lighweight champion Kellie Harrington is part of the group along with European champions Kurt Walker and Aoife O'Rourke.
Also named is Irish senior elite heavyweight champion, Smitfield Boxing Club’s Kirill Afanafed.