Jaco Kriel has been ruled out of the Springboks' end-of-year tour after sustaining a knee injury in Japan, while Jannie du Plessis has been withdrawn from the squad.
Gary Gold has resigned as the Sharks director of rugby, with Robert du Preez set to take charge of the team's 2017 Super Rugby campaign.
Mark Alexander was elected unopposed as the new president of SA Rugby on Thursday, while Francois Davids – a serving member of the executive council – will be his deputy.
Franco Smith has been tasked to help the Springboks with their kicking skills.
WP Rugby is reportedly facing a multi-million rand claim that could plunge the union into further financial turmoil.
The Springboks will have minimal time to settle and prepare when their overseas-based stars join them ahead of the Test against England, says assistant coach Johann van Graan.
Eddie Jones says he expects the Springboks to 'play a little more rugby' than they're accustomed to when the two teams meet at Twickenham on 12 November.
Cheetahs fullback Clayton Blommetjies has been included in the Barbarians squad to play the Springboks in London on 5 November.
Cheetahs coach Franco Smith becomes emotional as he talks about the unsung heroes in his Currie Cup winning team and management group.
Six uncapped players have been named in Eddie Jones's England squad for the end-of-year Tests against South Africa, Fiji, Argentina and Australia.
Brendan Venter says a number of practical, technically driven solutions aimed at addressing the shortcomings within SA rugby came out of last week's SA rugby coaching indaba.
JON CARDINELLI looks at five uncapped players set to make an impact on the Springboks' four-game tour of Europe this November.
Allister Coetzee outlines four key outcomes from last week's SA Rugby coaches indaba. Via: News24
SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend's European Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup matches, involving South African players.
Uncapped trio Kyle Godwin, Tolu Latu and Marika Koroibete have been included in Australia's 32-man squad for their end-of-year tour of Europe.
The habit of making excuses for Springbok losses needs to stop, writes MARK KEOHANE.
Pat Lambie must return to the flyhalf berth for the Springboks’ end-of-year tour, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Springboks look set to continue their decline now that Duane Vermeulen, Frans Steyn and several other experienced performers have been ruled out of the tour to Europe this November, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Cheetahs coach Franco Smith becomes emotional as he talks about the unsung heroes in his Currie Cup winning team and management group.View all videos