The Sharks scrum down during training in Durban on Thursday.
Golden Lions coaches Bafana Nhleko (U21), Ivan van Rooyen (Currie Cup) and Wessel Roux (U19) address the media ahead of their respective semi-finals.
Western Province coach John Dobson and captain Chris van Zyl address the media ahead of their Currie Cup semi-final against the Blue Bulls at Newlands.
Centre Dylan Sage has been included in the Blue Bulls side to take on Western Province in the Currie Cup semi-final in Cape Town on Saturday.
Dillyn Leyds returns at fullback and Damian Willemse will shift to flyhalf for Western Province’s semi-final against the Blue Bulls at Newlands on Saturday.
Warren Whiteley and Aphiwe Dyantyi will start for the Golden Lions in Saturday’s semi-final against the Sharks in Durban.
Flank Michael Rhodes and prop Nick Schonert have been selected in England’s 36-man squad for the November Tests.
Curwin Bosch has reverted to fullback in one of four changes to the Sharks’ starting XV for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Golden Lions in Durban on Saturday.
Wasps No 8 Nathan Hughes has received a six-week suspension for punching, ruling him out of England’s Tests against the Springboks, All Blacks and Japan in November.
The Wallabies have included three uncapped players in their squad to face the All Blacks in next Saturday’s third Bledisloe Cup Test in Japan.