Lions hooker Akker van der Merwe has joined the Sharks on a two-year deal.
Springbok loose forward Oupa Mohoje will remain at the Cheetahs until the end of the 2018 season.
Nicholas Dlamini took another huge pedal stroke on his journey from a shack in a Cape Town township, to becoming the first black South African to ride in the Tour de France this week when he joined Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka’s World Tour team.
Connacht have granted Marnitz Boshoff’s request for an early release from his contract.
The Cheetahs and Kings have officially been included in an expanded Pro14 competition, but will not be eligible to qualify for the European Champions or Challenge Cups.
Police have confirmed that two fans have lost their lives and several others were injured, some critically, after a stampede outside the Carling Black Label Cup venue.
Fives Futbol and Totalsports have continued their Mandela Day partnership for the third consecutive year, with the ongoing aim of using sport to uplift communities and inspire hope.
Four South African teams could play in the Anglo-Welsh Cup and another two in an American competition.
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It was a forgettable day for the two remaining South Africans in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open – Haydn Porteous and Dean Burmester – at Portstewart.