Rob Baxter signs a new three-year deal with Premiership champions Exeter and will assume the title of director of rugby.
Exeter captain Jack Yeandle says the Premiership champions must stay on the front foot to build on their success.
Premiership champions Exeter will begin their title defence at Gloucester when the 2017-18 season starts on 1 September.
Exeter Chiefs and England lock Geoff Parling agrees a deal to play for Super Rugby side Melbourne Rebels in the 2018 season.
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Exeter prop Tomas Francis looks forward to Wales' chance to make history against Tonga at Eden Park on Friday.
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