Many young white people are encouraged by their parents to just “move on” with the business of the future, writes Adriaan Basson.
Winger Teddy Thomas put his hand up for inclusion in France's Six Nations squad in a try-scoring display in Racing 92's victory over Clermont in the French Top 14.
Bordeaux-Begles made history by becoming the new leaders of the Top 14, but Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth was a star performer for Toulon.
Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard remains upbeat despite a disappointing Top 14 debut for French club Montpellier.
South Africa's Rugby World Cup winners Eben Etzebeth and Handre Pollard are expected to make their French Top 14 bows this weekend.
Reigning champions Toulouse jumped to fourth in the Top 14 with a 45-10 victory over Bayonne, who finished with 13 men.
Reports in France suggest that Heyneke Meyer has resigned as Stade Francais head coach with the club languishing at the bottom of the Top 14.
Stade Francais owner Hans-Peter Wild has defended his coach Heyneke Meyer despite the club sitting bottom of the French Top 14.
Stade Francais coach Heyneke Meyer says he has owner Hans-Peter Wild's support despite the Parisian club sitting bottom of the Top 14 table.
Australia loose forward Scott Higginbotham says joining Bordeaux-Begles was 'fate' ahead of hosting Stade Francais.
Former France hooker Marc dal Maso has been named as forwards coach of newly-promoted Top 14 side Brive.
Springbok Rugby World Cup-winning lock Eben Etzebeth has made an immediate impact on his debut for new French club, Toulon.
All Black wing Ben Smith was sent off on his Pau debut as his team went down to Top 14 strugglers Stade Francais.
Rugby World Cup winner Handre Pollard wasted eight points from the boot on his French Top 14 debut as Montpellier lost at Racing 92.
Toulon's Mourad Boudjellal has sold his controlling share in the French Top 14 club but remains the club president.
Rugby World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe was named the Top 14's player of the season the French league announced at a ceremony in Paris.
South Africa's most-capped flyhalf Morne Steyn the lack of squad unity is to blame for Stade Francais sitting bottom of the French Top 14 table.
South Africa's Rugby World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe has been shortlisted for the French Top 14 player of the season award.
South African lock Hendre Stassen has been relieved of his duties at French club Stade Francais after failing a doping test.
Former French Top 14 winners Racing 92 and Toulon have been fined for failing to supply appropriate documents relating to the league's salary cap.
French Top 14 club Stade Francais have confirmed the signing of former Junior Springbok scrumhalf James Hall.
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