Burger is next best 8

Duane Vermeulen’s injury should force Heyneke Meyer to give Schalk Burger an extended run at No 8 over the next five games, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Bok backs aim to soar

Assistant coach Ricardo Loubscher says the Boks need to improve their kick, chase and aerial game in the lead-up to the World Cup. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Brothers in arms

Bismarck and Jannie du Plessis made massive contributions to the Sharks, writes MIKE GREENAWAY.

Duane out for 10 weeks

Duane Vermeulen won’t be back for the Springboks until their opening World Cup match against Japan. JON CARDINELLI reports.

‘Damian can play anywhere’

Springbok assistant coach Ricardo Loubscher says Damian de Allende's versatility will be a major asset to the national team this season. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Money Man supports child with cancer

The Money Man will donate his recent winnings of R30,250 to five-year-old Junaid Arende's specialist cancer treatment.

Vermeulen set for surgery

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen will undergo neck surgery on Wednesday in an attempt to improve his chances of playing at the 2015 World Cup.

Player management a priority

The Springboks need to focus on player management rather than results in the five matches leading up to the World Cup. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Treu confirmed as WP defence coach

Former Blitzboks coach Paul Treu will be in charge of Western Province's defence during the Currie Cup.

‘Swearing was unacceptable’

Sacked Saru referees boss André Watson admits he should not have used foul language when speaking to his whistle-blowers.

Highlights: 2015 Vodacom Super Rugby final

The Highlanders upset the Hurricanes 21-14 in Wellington to claim their maiden title.

Naholo finishes as top try-scorer

SARugbymag.co.za looks at the players who topped the stats in five key areas during the final.

International teams (Week 1)

Take a look at who's playing this weekend before you make your SuperBru and Fantasy League picks.

Moala to make All Blacks debut

Winger George Moala and scrumhalf Andy Ellis will start for the All Blacks against Samoa in Apia on Wednesday.

Moore regains Wallabies captaincy

Coach Michael Cheika has named Stephen Moore as Wallabies captain for the 2015 season. 

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