Springbok wing Bryan Habana has been placed on standby for the SA Sevens squad at the Commonwealth Games.
The inclusion of sevens rugby at the 2016 Olympics will enable some players to change national allegiance ahead of the 2015 World Cup.
Cheslin Kolbe has been withdrawn by Western Province from the SA Sevens squad for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow because of a knee injury.
Schalk Brits will play no part in South Africa's bid for gold at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland later this month.
Bryan Habana and Schalk Brits have been included in the SA Sevens squad for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Which of these nine tries do you think is the best of the season?
Justin Geduld was named in the IRB Sevens Dream Team of the Year at an awards ceremony in London on Sunday.
New Zealand fought back from 21-0 down to beat Australia 52-33 in the Cup final at Twickenham.
The Blitzboks finished second in the IRB World Series after claiming a 38-14 victory over Kenya in the Plate final of the London Sevens on Sunday.
A capacity crowd at Twickenham watched the opening day of the final World Series tournament of the season.
South Africa won all their matches on day one of the London Sevens to finish top of their group.
Kyle Brown has been listed as one of four nominees for the IRB Sevens World Player of the Year award.
Which one of these five-pointers do you think was the best?
New Zealand thrashed Canada in the Cup final, while the Blitzboks lost in the Cup quarter-finals and Plate semi-finals.
South Africa's IRB Sevens World Series hopes were all but extinguished following a 14-7 defeat to Kenya in the Plate semi-final in Glasgow on Sunday.
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 will lend the Sharks some much-needed stability in the crunch semi-final in Christchurch, writes JON CARDINELLI.
The Brumbies mascot has been told to sit in the stands for Saturday's semi-final in Sydney but he did get to take on the Waratahs four years ago.View all videos