Brumbies unchanged for Tahs

The Brumbies have named an unchanged team for their semi-final clash with the Waratahs in Sydney.

McCaw starts for Saders

Richie McCaw will start at blindside flank in one of two changes to the Crusaders' starting XV for their semi-final against the Sharks in Christchurch.

Sharks can’t just rely on structure

Ollie le Roux says the Sharks need to trust their instincts if they're to overcome the Crusaders in Christchurch, writes BRENTON CHELIN.

Can the real Steyn please stand up?

The Sharks need Frans Steyn to be the match-winner he should be against the Crusaders on Saturday, writes RYAN VREDE.

Dream Team (Round 20)

There are four South Africans in this week's Dream Team, based on the Fantasy League points they earned last weekend.

Willie is Bok miracle man

Springbok fullback Willie le Roux is on the cover of the new issue of SA Rugby magazine, on sale now.

Saders aim to stop Sharks maul early

Wyatt Crockett says the Crusaders forwards will have to be organised when trying to stop the Sharks' maul in Christchurch on Saturday.

Smith back in Bok fold

Juan Smith is set to complete an extraordinary return to Test rugby after being called up to a Springbok training camp in August, according to Toulon.

Habana on sevens standby

Springbok wing Bryan Habana has been placed on standby for the SA Sevens squad at the Commonwealth Games.

WP sign Bulls hooker

Bulls hooker Bongi Mbonambi will join Western Province after the 2014 Currie Cup.

Cheetahs prop off to Glasgow

Rossouw de Klerk is the latest Cheetahs player to leave Bloemfontein, opting to join the Glasgow Warriors in Scotland.

Speight gets Wallabies call-up

Fijian-born wing Henry Speight has been included in the Wallabies squad for the Rugby Championship.

Beast ruled out of semi-final

Thomas du Toit looks set to continue in the Sharks front row this Saturday with news that injured Bok Beast Mtawarira did not make the journey to Christchurch.

Brumby Jack vs Tah Man (2010 throwback)

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.

Butch: Pat will just slot back in

Butch James says it won't be difficult for Pat Lambie to return to the Sharks' starting XV for their semi-final in Christchurch, writes BRENTON CHELIN.

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