Former Stormers and Springbok wing Breyton Paulse says he is "very impressed" with his former side's performances thus far.
At just 23, powerful centre André Esterhuizen will be the senior statesman in the Sharks' backline against the Kings on Saturday.
Bulls captain Handré Pollard says his side will be motivated by pride when they host the Sunwolves on Friday.
Sanzaar are expected to cut Super Rugby from 18 teams to six next season, after holding a meeting in London recently.
A SANZAAR Judicial Committee Hearing found that the Jaguares' Nicolas Sanchez contravened Law 10.4(g), after he was cited during a Super Rugby match.
Eddie Jones likened the praise his England side received from New Zealand coach Steve Hansen to the cautionary fairytale of Little Red Riding Hood.
The time has come for the Bulls to really show their horns or they could be staring down the barrel of one of their worst seasons ever.
South African rugby should stop trying to protect exciting teens like Damian Willemse and Curwin Bosch and just let them play, writes Wynona Louw.