The Lions moved to the top of the South African group with their bonus-point victory at Newlands, while the Bulls ground out an important win against the Jaguares in round eight, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Chiefs fought back from 24-0 down to win 41-27 in Bloemfontein.
The Chiefs overturned a 24-point deficit to clinch a 41-27 bonus-point win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Niel Marais and Nico Lee will form a new 10-12 combination for the Cheetahs in Saturday's clash against the Chiefs in Bloemfontein.
Craig Lewis makes his picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African sides.
Cheetahs managing director Harold Verster says the Free State franchise will ‘not go down without a fight’ in Super Rugby, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
Managing director of the MyPlayers organisation, Eugene Henning, has called for SA Rugby to expedite the process of ruling on which two South African teams will be cut from Super Rugby. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
CRAIG LEWIS selects an overall 18-team Super Rugby log based on performances and opposition faced after the first seven rounds.
The Stormers scored a monumental win over the Chiefs, while the Bulls suffered a potentially season-wrecking loss to the Sunwolves in round seven of the Super Rugby tournament, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Rory Duncan will replace Franco Smith as the Free State Cheetahs coach in the 2017 domestic competition.
Boom Prinsloo will captain a Free State XV against the Junior Springboks at Shimla Park in Bloemfontein on Saturday.
The Cheetahs have responded to Joel Stransky's comments regarding the future of the Bloemfontein-based Super Rugby franchise.
The Stormers wing tackled the Cheetahs No 8 to prevent what looked set to be a certain try.
The Lions scored the most significant win of round six and remain well-placed at the top of the South African group, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Sikhumbuzo Notshe scored three of the Stormers eight tries in their 53-10 win.
Allister Coetzee has made a popular call to install Warren Whiteley as his Springbok captain and first-choice No 8. Whether it is the best decision for a team with everything to prove in 2017 is another story, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Bulls board must be bold and appoint John Mitchell as their next head coach, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Unheralded Lions stars Harold Vorster, Kwagga Smith and Ross Cronjé would be deserved Bok bolters in the 31-man squad for the series against France, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
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