Hendricks’ career was cut short when he was diagnosed with a serious heart condition after having signed a two year deal with WP and the Stormers.
Julian Redelinghuys, who may never play again after severely injuring his neck, was named Player of the Year at the Golden Lions Awards on Wednesday.
Former Springbok Stefan Terblanche has been named on a new three-man Super Rugby disciplinary committee also featuring former Wallaby John Langford.
Former Springbok and Springbok Sevens wing Cornal Hendricks could join the Bulls if he passes a series of medical and fitness tests.
Bulls coach Nollis Marais says his young squad will have a much better understanding of what to expect from Super Rugby this season.
Former All Black Pat Lam slammed Steve Hansen after the world champions' coach labelled him an "ex-New Zealander" in a row over players.
“South African rugby can only prosper if our unions and coaches collaborate with one another in the implementation of our collective plan.”
The Southern Kings have been hard at work in the preseason to not only restore their dignity but to fight for their survival in Super Rugby.
Scotland suffered a major blow as the Scottish Rugby Union announced captain Greig Laidlaw will miss the rest of the Six Nations with an ankle injury.
Just days out from kicking off their 2017 Super Rugby challenge and the Cheetahs have two major issues hanging over their heads.
Stormers prop Oli Kebble will join the Glasgow Warriors at the conclusion of the 2017 season on a two-year deal.
Despite winning their three pre-season friendlies comfortably, the Stormers know there is still room for improvement before they face the Bulls.
Springbok pivot Handre Pollard will captain the Bulls for the opening weeks of Super Rugby, until skipper Adriaan Strauss recovers from back surgery.
Sharks backline coach Sean Everitt says his players are fitter than ever and predicted Super Rugby campaign filled with high-paced matches.
Independent Media rugby writer Wynona Louw has named her preferred backline for the Stormers' Super Rugby opener against the Bulls next week.