Sorry Saders lash Lions

The Crusaders scored three tries to beat the Lions 28-7 at Ellis Park on Saturday, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.

Bulls injuries prompt Matfield return

Victor Matfield will be on the Bulls bench next week after loose forwards Deon Stegmann and Dewald Potgieter were ruled out of the remainder of the tour.

Force extend winning streak

Jayden Hayward scored a 78th-minute try as the Force beat the Reds 32-29 in Brisbane to claim their fourth consecutive Super Rugby win this season.

Brumbies shut out Blues

The Brumbies scored three tries to beat the Blues 26-9 in wet conditions at Canberra Stadium.