The Cheetahs are exploring the possibility of joining competitive leagues in Russia or the USA following their expulsion from the expanded PRO16.
Wing Mtungwa Mapantsela scored a brace as the Sharks beat Russia 45-21 in Durban on Friday.
The Sharks have named a largely second-string team to face Russia in their penultimate warm-up match in Durban on Friday.
The Sharks recorded a dominant 64-14 victory over Russia in a pre-season game last Friday. Check out all of their tries here.
The Sharks experienced mixed results in their first day of warm-ups as they lost to NWU before thrashing Russia in Durban on Friday.
The Sharks will face Russia’s World Cup team in two warm-up matches as part of their preparations for the upcoming Vodacom Super Rugby season.
Scotland’s World Cup playoff flame is still burning brightly after they demolished Russia 61-0 in their Pool A match on Wednesday.
Scotland’s World Cup playoff flame is still burning brightly after they demolished Russia 61-0 in their Pool A match on Wednesday, writes JOHN GOLIATH.
Ireland scored five tries to clinch a 35-0 bonus-point win against Russia in their Rugby World Cup Pool A clash on Thursday.
Ireland ran in five tries to secure a hard-fought 35-0 bonus-point win over Russia in their Pool A World Cup encounter in Kobe on Wednesday.