Ulster Rugby announced the signing of Arno Botha, who will move to Belfast following the conclusion of the 2017 Super Rugby campaign.
Robbie Fleck knows the enormity of the challenge that awaits his team on their “tour of hell” to New Zealand, writes Ashfak Mohamed.
The Stormers have lost several senior players, and there is a new bunch of stars ready to become heroes. But who should lead the way in the 2017?
Of far greater importance to the Stormers and coach Robbie Fleck will be to secure the short-term futures of a number of top players.
A Barbarian team returns to Ellis Park in February when Johan Ackermann’s Lions take on the SupaBarbarians in one of their three warm-up matches.
Jaguares head coach Raul Perez and the team’s selectors have unveiled the franchise's 44-man 2017 Super Rugby training squad ahead of the pre-season.
Former WP flyhalf Isma-eel Dollie has been appointed as national player relationship manager at the South African professional players’ organisation.
Experienced England prop Joe Marler will miss the Six Nations title-holders' opening two matches after suffering a fracture to his lower left leg.
All Blacks great Dan Carter and two other players from Top 14 side Racing 92 have been summoned to appear before the French Anti-Doping Agency.
Morné Steyn's agent has dismissed reports that his client has retired from international rugby, saying Steyn will be ready if Allister Coetzee calls.
England flanker Chris Robshaw will miss the Six Nations after undergoing shoulder surgery that will keep him out of action for three months.
Springbok wing Cornal Hendricks’ planned comeback to the rugby field has ended before it started.
Fiji flyhalf Ben Volavola has signed a one-year contract with the Melbourne Rebels following an unsuccessful stint with the Canterbury Crusaders.
England centre Manu Tuilagi will miss the Six Nations and the rest of the Premiership season after suffering a knee injury at the weekend.
World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont says the game has grown both in terms of participation numbers and profitability over the last year.