MARIETTE ADAMS looks ahead to the Pro14 matches involving the Kings and Cheetahs this weekend.
The inclusion of Louis Fouché is one of five changes to the Cheetahs’ starting lineup for Saturday’s match against Connacht in Galway.
Jaco Peyper will be in charge of the match between the Vodacom Bulls and Stormers in Pretoria on Saturday.
Vodacom Bulls assistant coach Chris Rossouw says Handré Pollard and Duane Vermeulen will drive the team against the Stormers at Loftus. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Kings coach Deon Davids has announced a 27-man squad for their three-week tour of Ireland and Wales.
Wales had to work hard to beat Italy 26-15 at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome on Saturday, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
Sonny Bill Williams has hinted that this could be his last year playing for the Blues and All Blacks.
England lock Maro Itoje will miss the remainder of the Six Nations after sustaining a knee injury against Ireland last Saturday.
Kyle Brown scored a late try as the Blitzboks edged Australia 12-10 to finish fifth at the Sydney Sevens, while New Zealand beat the USA 21-5 in the final.
The Blitzboks thrashed Spain 33-0 in their fifth-place semi-final at the Sydney Sevens on Sunday to set up a rematch with Australia.