Defending champions Panasonic Wild Knights defeated Frans Steyn's Toshiba Brave Lupus 50-15 in the second Top League semi-final.
Ruan Pienaar showed just why he is so highly regarded in Europe with another composed showing for Ulster, writes BRENTON CHELIN.
The Stormers scored five tries to beat SWD 34-3 in a warm-up match in George on Saturday.
Piet van Zyl grabbed a brace as the Vodacom Bulls defeated the Cheetahs 30-13 in their first pre-season match in Polokwane on Saturday.
Bryan Habana scored a try as Toulon beat the Scarlets 23-6 in their European Champions Cup match in Llanelli.
Andries Bekker's Kobe Kobelco Steelers crashed out of the Japanese Top League with a 43-12 semi-final defeat to Yamaha Júbilo on Saturday.
The Highlanders overturned a 12-point deficit to beat the Crusaders 29-26 in their first pre-season outing in Timaru on Saturday.
The Western Force defeated the Brumbies 31-21 in their first pre-season fixture at the McGillivray Oval on Friday.
The Stormers are under pressure to perform in 2015 after two disappointing seasons.
The Sharks want to play more attacking rugby during the 2015 Vodacom Super Rugby season.
The Lions will go into the 2015 Vodacom Super Rugby season brimming with confidence.
The Cheetahs could struggle again in this year's tournament after a mass exodus of players.
The Vodacom Bulls will still be in a transition phase in 2015 but should improve on last year's campaign.
Reds flyhalf Quade Cooper will be sidelined for up to three months after suffering a fractured collar bone during training.
Pierre Spies says having to compete with Duane Vermeulen for the Springbok No 8 jersey will bring the best out of him.
You can't blame Wales for selecting New Zealand-born flyhalf Gareth Anscombe, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Jaque Fourie and Frans Steyn must go to the World Cup, writes MARK KEOHANE in SA Rugby magazine.
JON CARDINELLI picks the best 23 players of the 2014 Test season.
SuperSport says the the numbers have aligned for what promises to be a great tournament.View all videos