The Sharks need their best player and captain to fire if they're to defy the odds and win the semi-final in Christchurch, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Sharks director of rugby Jake White has questioned whether the current Super Rugby format favours the home teams in the knockout stages.
Pat Lambie will start at flyhalf in one of two personnel changes to the Sharks side for their semi-final against the Crusaders on Saturday.
Israel Folau will prove the difference between the two teams when the Waratahs take on the Brumbies in Saturday's semi-final in Sydney, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
The Brumbies have named an unchanged team for their semi-final clash with the Waratahs in Sydney.
Richie McCaw will start at blindside flank in one of two changes to the Crusaders' starting XV for their semi-final against the Sharks in Christchurch.
Ollie le Roux says the Sharks need to trust their instincts if they're to overcome the Crusaders in Christchurch, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
Springbok fullback Willie le Roux is on the cover of the new issue of SA Rugby magazine, on sale now.
Wyatt Crockett says the Crusaders forwards will have to be organised when trying to stop the Sharks' maul in Christchurch on Saturday.
Juan Smith is set to complete an extraordinary return to Test rugby after being called up to a Springbok training camp in August, according to Toulon.
Springbok wing Bryan Habana has been placed on standby for the SA Sevens squad at the Commonwealth Games.
Bulls hooker Bongi Mbonambi will join Western Province after the 2014 Currie Cup.
Rossouw de Klerk is the latest Cheetahs player to leave Bloemfontein, opting to join the Glasgow Warriors in Scotland.
Fijian-born wing Henry Speight has been included in the Wallabies squad for the Rugby Championship.
Thomas du Toit looks set to continue in the Sharks front row this Saturday with news that injured Bok Beast Mtawarira did not make the journey to Christchurch.
The Sharks need Frans Steyn to be the match-winner he should be against the Crusaders on Saturday, writes RYAN VREDE.
Jake White’s loyalty to and investment in his players have paid off handsomely for the Sharks, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.
A new halfback combination in Charl McLeod and Pat Lambie would have lent the Sharks some much-needed stability in the crunch semi-final in Christchurch, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Two giants of the game – one a Springbok, and one an All Black – have the skill and the power to influence Saturday's semi-final in Christchurch, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Where you should put your money in Super Rugby this weekend, according to MARK KEOHANE.
Bryan Habana still wants to improve his game, score more tries and win more trophies, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Take a look at who's playing this weekend before you make your SuperBru and Fantasy League picks.
SARugbymag.co.za looks at the players who topped the stats in key areas of the game this past weekend as well as for the season so far.
Five lessons from the past weekend's Super Rugby, Craven Week and Currie Cup qualifier matches according to SIMON BORCHARDT.
Featuring Breyton Paulse, David Lemi, Gio Aplon, Jason Robinson and Shane Williams.
Before you make your SuperBru picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.
There are four South Africans in this week's Dream Team, based on the Fantasy League points they earned last weekend.