The Highlanders capitalised on some poor Stormers defence to claim a 33-15 bonus-point win in Dunedin on Friday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
CRAIG LEWIS looks ahead to the final three matches in round four, including the highly-anticipated clash between the Lions and Blues.
JON CARDINELLI looks ahead to the first four Super Rugby matches this weekend, including the Stormers and Bulls’ fixtures in Australasia.
Curwin Bosch will start at fullback as one of six changes to the Sharks’ starting XV for their match against the Sunwolves at Kings Park on Saturday.
Bulls fullback Warrick Gelant will make his first start of the season against the Reds in Brisbane on Saturday.
Lions coach Swys de Bruin has named an unchanged starting lineup for their game against the Blues at Ellis Park on Saturday. After his experiment with Franco Mostert at blindside flank proved a roaring success, De Bruin has opted to start Mostert in the same position again. There are three changes on the bench, with Kwagga Smith, Ashlon Davids and… Read more →
Fullback Andries Coetzee says the Lions are up for the challenge of facing their first New Zealand opponent this year when they host the Blues on Saturday.
Jaco Kriel will be sidelined for a further six months as he is set to undergo a second shoulder operation after the initial corrective surgery was unsuccessful.
The inclusion of flyhalf Damian Willemse is one of five changes to the Stormers’ lineup for Friday’s match against the Highlanders in Dunedin.
Former World Cup-winning coach Jake White says he offered to fill the SA Rugby director of rugby position ‘for free’ last year.