Jon Cardinelli

Jon Cardinelli

Hougaard vs Pretorius

An exciting battle looms between two of the best attacking scrumhalves in the Vodacom Super Rugby competition, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Solid Sadie tops in Bloem

Johann Sadie was the busier and ultimately more influential No 13 in Bloemfontein on Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.

Ebersohn puts boot into Bulls

The Force beat the Bulls 15-9 in Perth on Saturday to hand the Pretoria franchise their fourth straight defeat on tour. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Highlanders shock Sharks

The Highlanders scored four tries in a resounding 34-18 defeat of the Sharks at Kings Park. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Brüssow to bury Stormers

Heinrich Brüssow's influence at the breakdown could be what earns the Cheetahs a win over the Stormers in Bloemfontein on Saturday.

Steyn set to sink Highlanders

The Sharks will be looking to Frans Steyn to preserve their undefeated record against the Highlanders at Kings Park on Friday night.

Bulls skipper banned

Bulls captain Flip van der Merwe has copped a three-week ban for punching a Waratahs player.

Burger back for Stormers

Springbok flanker Schalk Burger will make his return for the Stormers this Saturday via the bench.