Rugby HQ Plays of the Month (February)

Sean Maloney takes a look at the good, bad and ugly from the world of rugby.

‘Back Blues to bounce back’'s new betting guru tells you where to put your money in round three of Vodacom Super Rugby.

Kurtley Beale’s school highlights

Kurtley Beale is known as the greatest ever St Joseph's College rugby player. Here's why.

Bulls or Sharks in Loftus clash?

Before you make your SuperBru picks for this weekend's Super Rugby matches, take a look at the SA Rugby magazine team's predictions.

Marcell to muzzle Bulls

The Vodacom Bulls will need to protect the breakdown, with particular focus on Marcell Coetzee, if they're to get anything out of Saturday's match at Loftus , writes BRENTON CHELIN.

Catrakilis key for Stormers

The goal-kicking and game management of Demetri Catrakilis will shape the outcome of the South African derby at Ellis Park, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Pietersen will punish Blues

The Cheetahs can rely on Joe Pietersen's boot to guide them past the ill-disciplined Blues in Bloemfontein on Friday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.

Barrett to cane Force

Beauden Barrett's all-round game will allow the Hurricanes to record their third consecutive win, in Perth this Friday, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Fekitoa to steamroll Reds

Malakai Fekitoa can use the Highlanders' game against the Reds in Dunedin to show he is immune to second-season syndrome, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.

Rebels must repel Kuridrani threat

Hard-running Brumbies centre Tevita Kuridrani will pose a serious attacking threat to the Rebels in Melbourne on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.

Red-hot Lowe to test Saders’ defence

Chiefs wing James Lowe will look to continue his good run of form against the Crusaders at Waikato Stadium on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.

Community Cup preview (Round 2)

Two traditional rivals with a combined 267 years of history will meet on Saturday when Hamiltons host Wanderers.

Paige gets Bulls No 9 jersey

Scrumhalf Rudy Paige will start his first Vodacom Super Rugby match for the Bulls against the Sharks at Loftus on Saturday.

Kankowski returns for Sharks

Ryan Kankowski will start at No 8 for the Sharks in one of two changes to the side to face the Vodacom Bulls at Loftus.

Mbonambi handed starting role

Bongi Mbonambi will make his first Vodacom Super Rugby start for the Stormers against the Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday.

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