CRAIG LEWIS looks ahead to the final four matches in round five of the competition.
JON CARDINELLI looks ahead to the first four matches in round five of the competition.
Curwin Bosch will start at flyhalf as one of five changes to the Sharks’ run-on XV for Saturday’s clash against the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.
Jan Serfontein and Jesse Kriel will start in the midfield for the Bulls against the Blues in Auckland. Serfontein, who will make his 50th appearance for the Bulls this Saturday, will move to inside centre, while Kriel comes in at 13. Kriel’s inclusion is the only change to the starting backline from last weekend’s match against the Sunwolves, while Adriaan Strauss will… Read more →
Seabelo Senatla will start on the left wing for the Stormers against the Sunwolves in Singapore on Saturday.
Former Springbok flyhalf Joel Stransky will have plastic surgery following his nasty fall in the Cape Epic.
DHL Stormers centre Huw Jones has been ruled out for four to five months after tearing his hamstring while playing for Scotland. Jones will undergo surgery in London, and joins fellow Stormers midfielders Juan de Jongh and Damian de Allende on the sidelines. De Jongh’s grade three medial collateral ligament tear is progressing well and he is expected to be… Read more →
The Springboks will be in the second band of seeds for the 2019 World Cup draw and could possibly be drawn in the same pool as the All Blacks and Japan.
Eben Etzebeth, Frans Malherbe and Pieter-Steph du Toit will be rested as per the Bok management plan for the Stormers’ match against the Sunwolves in Singapore.
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