Super Rugby teams (Round 1) brings you all the Super Rugby team lineups as they are announced.

No beating Kiwis at own game

The South African teams’ attempt to match the Kiwi sides for tempo and intensity may backfire in the long run, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Stormers, Lions make winning start

The Stormers and Lions recorded important derby wins while the Sharks blew a golden opportunity on the opening weekend of the 2017 Super Rugby tournament, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Highlights: Kings vs Jaguares (2017)

The visitors scored three tries in their 39-26 win in Port Elizabeth.

Highlights: Cheetahs vs Lions (2017)

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored two tries in the Lions' 28-25 win in Bloemfontein.

Siya’s standing up

Springbok flank Siya Kolisi is relishing his responsibility as a father and a senior member of a young Stormers team, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Stormers outmuscle Bulls

An inspired forward performance set the platform for the Stormers’ 37-24 win against the Bulls at Newlands on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Highlights: Scotland vs Wales (2017)

The hosts fought back from 13-9 down at half-time to win 29-13 at Murrayfield.

Jaguares claw committed Kings

The Jaguares claimed a 39-26 win against the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.

Ireland too good for France

Ireland beat France 19-9 in Dublin on Saturday to keep their Six Nations title hopes alive.

Scotland break Wales curse

Flyhalf Finn Russell contributed 19 points as Scotland ended a 10-year winless streak against Wales with a 29-13 victory in Edinburgh on Saturday.

Lions battle past Cheetahs

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scored a brace of tries as the Lions snatched a 28-25 win over the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. CRAIG LEWIS reports.

Highlights: Waratahs vs Force (2017)

The hosts claimed a 19-13 victory in this Australian derby in Sydney.

O’Connor, Williams arrested for drugs

Former Wallaby James O’Connor and ex-All Black Ali Williams were arrested for allegedly buying cocaine and spent Saturday night in a Paris jail cell.

‘Drop SA team, keep five Aussie sides’

Former Australian Rugby Union CEO John O'Neill says three teams should be cut from the Super Rugby tournament.

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