The additional players who have agreed to represent the Barbarians on the Prudential Tour are the Newcastle Falcons and Scottish technical coach Pat Lam (41 caps), New Zealander Taine Randell (46 caps) - (subject to developments in the Super 12's), South Africa's most capped forward Mark Andrews (77 caps), Todd Blackadder (12 caps), Mauro Ledesmo (30 caps), Carlos Spencer (14 caps) Roger Randle, Kupo Vanisi and recently signed for next season, London Irish winger Pieter Rossouw (42 caps) and Ulster's prop Robbie Kempson (31 caps).
Further high profile Barbarian player names will be announced in the run up to the matches.
The Barbarian squad for the Prudential Tour now totals 843 international caps and will comprise of the following players:
Jonah Lomu Wellington Hurricanes & New Zealand
Abdelatif Benazzi Saracens & France
Christian Cullen Wellington Hurricanes & New Zealand
Jason Leonard Harlequins & England
Thomas Castaignede Saracens & France
Braam van Straaten Leeds Tykes & South Africa
Rassie Erasmus Free State Cats & South Africa
Agustin Pichot Bristol Shoguns & Argentina
Adrian Garvey Newport & South Africa
Thinus Delport Natal Sharks & South Africa
SimonTaylor Edinburgh Rugby & Scotland
Trevor Leota London Wasps & Western Samoa
Christian Califano Auckland Blues & France
Carlos Spencer Auckland Blues & New Zealand
Taine Randell Otago Highlanders & New Zealand
Pat Lam Newcastle Falcons & Samoa
Kieran Roche Saracens
Mauro Ledesmo Narbonne & Argentina
Robbie Kempson Western Province & South Africa
Pieter Rossouw Western Stormers & South Africa
Todd Blackadder Edinburgh Rugby & New Zealand
Mark Andrews Natal Sharks & South Africa
Roger Randle Waikato Chiefs
Kupo Vanisi Wellington Hurricanes
WRU TV were on hand at the launch of a major new commercial deal with WRU and Mercedes-Benz South Wales (part of the Sinclair Group), which sees the family company become an official supplier to the Welsh Rugby Union
On the back of the recent Women's Rugby World Cup, the WRU has launched a revitalised Women's and Girls domestic seasonal structure, and the future is looking bright.
Go to www.wru.co.uk/tryourgame for more information
Roger Lewis talks to WRU TV at the announcement of a new £60 million Rugby Services Agreement (RSA) which provides a new and positive contractual relationship between the WRU and its four Regions for the next six years has been agreed.
The Welsh Rugby Union has announced a major new sponsorship deal with Gullivers Sports Travel which will make the UK's leading, and longest established, multi-sport tour operator, an Official Supplier for the rest of the decade.
Having taken part in seven World Cups as a player and coach, Liza Burgess hopes to go out in style this afternoon when Wales take on Australia in the Play-off for seventh and eighth place in the Women's Rugby World Cup in Paris.