The Cheetahs will field their strongest possible team in the Pro14 and possibly a second-string side in the Currie Cup playoffs. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The makeup of the two seven-team conferences in the expanded Pro14 will be based on the standings of the final log last season.
CRAIG LEWIS picks a form South African XV based on performances in round 17 of Super Rugby.
Springbok Oupa Mohoje will start at blindside flank when the Cheetahs take on the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday night.
Irne Herbst is nursing a head injury which will likely rule him out of the Kings’ last Super Rugby game against the Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
The Kings have not only provided plenty of on-field entertainment this season, but also proved a point by leading the way in terms of transformation, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
South Africa’s best rugby teams cannot leave Sanzaar and join the elite tournaments in the northern hemisphere soon enough, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Kings’ historic win at Loftus Versfeld means that one of the Bulls or Cheetahs will finish the regular season at the bottom of the South African pile, writes JON CARDINELLI.
CRAIG LEWIS picks a form South African XV based on performances in round 15 of Super Rugby.
Before you make your Superbru picks for this weekend’s Test match and Super Rugby games, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team’s predictions, with the Sharks to beat the Bulls in Durban.