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Showers late. Afternoon clouds. Mild.
Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett slammed the Hurricanes and the Sharks after the New Zealanders won a scrappy match in Durban.
Lock Kane Douglas became eligible to play for Australia at the Rugby World Cup when he signed a three-year deal to join the Reds.
The all-New Zealand Super Rugby final between the Hurricanes and Highlanders on Saturday has been sold out.
Flank Ardie Savea underwent scans on an injured knee as the Hurricanes monitored three key injuries ahead of the Super Rugby final.
The Brumbies named Lausii Taliauli as a replacement for suspended Henry Speight, but are also reportedly set to appeal the wing's ban.
The Waratahs suffered a major blow ahead of the semi-final against the Highlanders when centre Kurtley Beale failed a fitness test.
Schalk Burger is considered highly unlikely to take the field for the Stormers in the Super Rugby play-off match against the Brumbies.
Saturday's playoff between the Stormers and the Brumbies could be coach Allister Coetzee's last match at Newlands.
In a forgettable SA ordinary season, at least Warren Whiteley and Marco Wentzel earned ‘golds’ statistically, writes Rob Houwing.
The Stormers will welcome back a host of refreshed and re-focused players for Saturday's playoff against the Brumbies.
Former Wallabies backline star James O'Connor has been released from his two-year Super Rugby contract with the Reds.
Hurricanes openside flank Ardie Savea will be given every opportunity to prove his fitness ahead of the final, coach Chris Boyd has said.
Israel Folau has signed a new 3-year deal to remain with the Australian Rugby Union and Waratahs until the end of 2018.
The Hurricanes have not stumbled upon a magic formula this season, according to their coach and captain.
Rugby consultant Brendan Venter believes current Springbok assistant coach Johann van Graan will take charge of the Bulls next year.
He’s been correctly slated for going ‘AWOL’ but Duane Vermeulen was also a yeoman servant at Newlands, reminds Rob Houwing.
The Highlanders have beaten the Chiefs in their Super Rugby encounter at the Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin.
South African bowling great Allan Donald has been spending time with the Stormers over the past few weeks.
There is little room for men from the labouring Bulls, Sharks or Cheetahs in Rob Houwing’s SA team of the ordinary season.
Allister Coetzee's reign as Stormers coach is coming to an end, but he has left his mark on the franchise and its CEO.
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