• The latest news and videos from the southern-hemisphere tournament involving teams from South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Argentina and Japan

    Preview: Blues vs Crusaders

    The Blues and Crusaders go toe-to-toe at Eden Park on Friday following defeats which have led to a few heads rolling.

    Cronjé on Brumbies bench

    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.

    Bulls chase Bok duo

    Springbok flankers Juan Smith and Dewald Potgieter are being hunted by the Bulls following their loose forward injury toll, according to reports.

    Saders drop Dagg, Blues boot Noakes

    Colin Slade will start at fullback for the Crusaders in Auckland on Friday, while the Blues have opted for Simon Hickey at flyhalf.

    Tahs turn to Potgieter

    Jacques Potgieter will start at No 4 lock for the Waratahs against the Reds in Sydney on Saturday.