The Blitzboks lost 21-15 to Fiji in the Cup semi-finals of the Hong Kong Sevens, before overcoming Samoa in the third place play-off.
The Sharks overcame a six-point half-time deficit to secure a scrappy 15-9 win over the Force in Durban on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.
The Blitzboks got their campaign off to a winning start with victory over Argentina.
Aaron Cruden kicked 17 points as the Chiefs did enough to see off the Cheetahs 37-27 in Hamilton on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
The Lions ended their Australasian tour on a high with a thrilling 18-17 win over the Reds in Brisbane on Friday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
The Hurricanes overcame a half-time deficit to defeat the Rebels 36-12 in Wellington on Friday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
Ryan Kankowski must use the Sharks' dominance up front to make his mark against the Force in Durban on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
The Cheetahs will need Joe Pietersen to execute accurately if they're to prevent another drubbing in Hamilton on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
Vodacom Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made four changes, all of them up front, for Saturday's match against the Crusaders at Loftus Versfeld.
Schalk Burger will start at flank, while Juan de Jongh will captain the Stormers against the Highlanders in Dunedin on Saturday.
Five lessons from the seventh round of Vodacom Super Rugby, according to SIMON BORCHARDT.
What former Springbok coach NICK MALLETT had to say on SuperSport about Saturday's matches involving South African teams.
JOHN MITCHELL, on the Vodacom Rugby Portal, explains how the Crusaders scrum is milking penalties and what the Bulls should do about it at Loftus on Saturday.
Before you make your SuperBru picks for this weekend's Vodacom Super Rugby matches, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.
The Blitzboks won their remaining two pool matches to cruise into the Cup quarter-finals.View all videos