The Waratahs have officially announced the signing of Wallabies and Melbourne Rebels back Jack Maddocks ahead of the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby season.
Amanaki Mafi has been fined $50,000 but avoided a conviction after pleading guilty to assaulting ex-Rebels teammate Lopeti Timani.
Former Sharks lock Gideon Koegelenberg was a surprise inclusion as the Melbourne Rebels unveiled their squad for the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby season.
The latest Super Rugby squads announced by the New Zealand Super Rugby franchises.
Chiefs wing Shaun Stevenson recorded his first Vodacom Super Rugby hat-trick against the Rebels to be named Player of the Week for Round 18.
The Chiefs have replaced the Stormers in the top eight following a convincing 59-8 bonus-point win over the Rebels in Melbourne on Friday.
David Havili’s fake, footwork and speed led to this try in the Crusaders’ 66-0 rout of the Rebels on Saturday.
Were the Rebels denied a potentially decisive penalty try in their 20-15 loss to the Waratahs on Friday?
Quade Cooper sent a timely reminder to the Wallabies selectors with a composed performance in the Rebels’ 15-20 defeat against the Waratahs in Melbourne on Friday.
Marika Koroibete scored a brace as the Rebels claimed an important 52-7 bonus-point win against the Sunwolves in Tokyo on Saturday.