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.
The top five-pointers from the past weekend’s Super Rugby action..
South Africa’s 2023 World Cup bid has been given the government’s full backing. According to the Sunday Times, the 2023 World Cup technical committee that was in South Africa over the past week to begin its assessment of the bid was assured by tourism minister Derek Hanekom that the government is behind it. World Rugby is asking SA Rugby for guarantees of £240-million… Read more →
Ramiro Moyano scored a hat-trick as the Jaguares claimed a 41-14 bonus-point win against the Cheetahs in Buenos Aires on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Curwin Bosch kicked a 71st-minute penalty as the Sharks battled to an unimpressive 19-17 win over the plucky Kings in Durban on Saturday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Winger Courtnall Skosan scored four tries as the Lions secured an emphatic 44-14 win over the Reds in Johannesburg on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.