Cobus Reinach will start at scrumhalf for the Sharks in Friday’s final Super Rugby warm-up match against a Blue Bulls XV in Durban.
Elton Jantjies will skipper the Lions in their final Super Rugby warm-up match on Saturday, while former Bulls star Marvin Orie will start at lock.
Scotland will leapfrog the Springboks and move into sixth on the World Rugby Rankings with another win in the Six Nations this weekend.
The Varsity Cup's new red card rule punishes the infringing player without punishing his entire team, writes Wynona Louw.
The Bulls will hope to signal their Super Rugby intentions when hey face the Waikato Chiefs in a pre-season friendly in Brisbane on Thursday.
All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu has been "fully exonerated" of doping after a test on his B-sample came up clean.
Johan Ackermann has warned that opponents will be more aware of the Lions' strengths this season and eager to defeat the Super Rugby finalists.
Wales star Sam Warburton has compared arch-rivals England to world champions New Zealand ahead of their Six Nations clash in Cardiff on Saturday.
Mike Greenaway recalls memorable Tests lit up by Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen.
Joost van der Westhuizen made his debut for the Blue Bulls in 1992 and went on to earn 144 Currie Cup caps and 26 Super Rugby appearances.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck has quite a few decisions to make ahead of the Super Rugby season, but one thing is for sure, his lock pairing is solid.
The Bulls will get their first taste of what stands ahead of them in Super Rugby this year when they take on the Chiefs in a pre-season friendly.
England head coach Eddie Jones has accepted the blame for his side's poor performance in their narrow win over France on Saturday.
Stormers boss Robbie Fleck has quite a few decisions to make in terms of his Super Rugby combinations and selections, writes Wynona Louw.
Joost van der Westhuizen’s place in the pantheon of rugby greats is indisputable. He earned it the hard way...