Former Springbok assistant coach Johann van Graan is determined to win a trophy in his third season in charge of Munster.
A visit to Irish side Connacht on 30 November will give the Southern Kings a chance to take what Robbi Kempson regards as their next step in the PRO14.
Two-time World Cup-winner Frans Steyn has confirmed he will return to South Africa in January 2020.
Defending Six Nations champions Wales received an early blow as Scarlets duo Jonathan Davies and Rhys Patchell will both be out with long-term injuries.
A look back at some of the biggest stories in the rugby world over the past weekend. Catch up with the news here.
The Cheetahs ended their three-match PRO14 tour without a win as they slumped to a 30-17 loss to the Cardiff Blues in Cardiff on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.
James Hook missed two late penalties as the Kings held on to beat the Ospreys 16-14 in Swansea on Saturday to record their first-ever win in Europe.
Hawies Fourie has made five personnel changes and three positional swaps to the Cheetahs’ lineup for Saturday’s match against the Cardiff Blues.
World Cup-winning coach Rassie Erasmus and his assistant coaches Felix Jones, Jacques Nienaber and Aled Walters sing a Munster song during the Boks’ trophy tour in Durban.
South Africans Marvin Orie and Shaun Venter have both been named in the Ospreys lineup to take on the Kings in Swansea on Saturday.