SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend’s European Champions Cup, Challenge Cup and Major Rugby League matches involving South African players.
Toulouse shrugged off a first-half red card to claim a 22-21 victory against Racing 92 in their European Champions Cup quarter-final in Paris on Sunday.
Toulouse extended their unbeaten run to 14 games with a 53-21 win over Lyon, while there were also Top 14 victories for Montpellier, Castres, Racing 92, Agen, Bordeaux and Clermont.
Toulouse claimed a 28-9 bonus-point victory over Stade Français, while there were also Top 14 wins for Clermont, Montpellier, Racing 92, Pau, Castres and Toulon.
Leinster cruised to a 37-19 victory against Wasps to finish top of Pool 1 and progress to the European Champions Cup quarter-finals, while Toulouse also won on Sunday.
Cheslin Kolbe’s try guided Toulouse to a 24-16 win over Wasps, while there were also European Champions Cup wins for Gloucester, the Glasgow Warriors, Leinster and Toulon on Saturday.
Bok utility back Cheslin Kolbe has signed a contract extension with Toulouse to remain with the French club until the end of the 2022-23 season.
Blitzboks star Werner Kok has been linked with a move to Toulouse, who are suffering an injury crisis at centre.
Cheslin Kolbe put Wandile Mjekevu away for a try during Toulouse’s 11-10 loss to Pau.