England overcome inventive Italy

England overturned a shock half-time deficit to secure a 36-15 bonus-point win over Italy at Twickenham on Sunday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Best Super Rugby tries (Round 1)

The top five-pointers from the past weekend's Super Rugby action.

Mnisi’s season over

Lions centre Howard Mnisi will be out of action for at least nine months as the result of a serious knee injury.

Stormers, Lions make winning start

The DHL Stormers and Lions recorded important derby wins, while the Sharks blew a golden opportunity on the opening weekend of the 2017 Super Rugby tournament, writes JON CARDINELLI.

‘Stormers playing like Kiwis’

What former Bok coach NICK MALLETT had to say on SuperSport about the past weekend's Super Rugby matches involving South African teams.

Venter, Smith on board for Boks

Brendan Venter and Franco Smith will officially join the Springboks' coaching staff ahead of the team’s first training camp next weekend.

Willie opens his Wasps account looks back at the English Premiership and Celtic Pro12 matches played this weekend.

Racing sack Williams amid drugs claim

Racing 92 have parted ways with ex-All Blacks lock Ali Williams following his arrest for allegedly buying cocaine in Paris.

Five takeaways from past weekend

What we learned from the opening round of Super Rugby, according to CRAIG LEWIS.

Highlights: Stormers vs Bulls (2017)

The hosts claimed a 37-24 win at Newlands having led 24-0 at half-time.

Highlights: England vs Italy (2017)

The hosts fought back from 10-5 down at the break to win 36-15 at Twickenham. 

No beating Kiwis at own game

The South African teams’ attempt to match the Kiwi sides for tempo and intensity may backfire in the long run, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Highlights: Kings vs Jaguares (2017)

The visitors scored three tries in their 39-26 win in Port Elizabeth.

Highlights: Cheetahs vs Lions (2017)

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored two tries in the Lions' 28-25 win in Bloemfontein.

Siya’s standing up

Springbok flank Siya Kolisi is relishing his responsibility as a father and a senior member of a young Stormers team, writes JON CARDINELLI.

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