The Blues and Crusaders go toe-to-toe at Eden Park on Friday following defeats which have led to a few heads rolling.
Former Lions and Stormers flyhalf Lionel Cronjé has been named among the reserves for the Super Rugby match against the Force on Saturday in Perth.
Tamati Ellison will make his debut for the Rebels against the Cheetahs in Melbourne on Friday.
Springbok flankers Juan Smith and Dewald Potgieter are being hunted by the Bulls following their loose forward injury toll, according to reports.
Victor Matfield will wear No 5 jersey when the Bulls host the Lions at Loftus on Saturday.
Hurricanes and All Blacks winger Cory Jane believes that SA wings are often not used to full effect, writes JEREMY PROOME.
Hurricanes prop Ben Franks will get his 100th Vodacom Super Rugby cap when he starts against the Stormers at Newlands.
Colin Slade will start at fullback for the Crusaders in Auckland on Friday, while the Blues have opted for Simon Hickey at flyhalf.
Jacques Potgieter will start at No 4 lock for the Waratahs against the Reds in Sydney on Saturday.
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