The Waratahs have recalled Israel Folau, Jacques Potgieter and Rob Horne for their Super Rugby semi with the Brumbies.
Bulls number eight Pierre Spies says he is planning to extended his carer with a move overseas after the 2015 season.
SANZAR have announced the match officials for this weekend's Super Rugby semi-finals in Sydney and Christchurch.
All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw is by no means guaranteed to start on the openside flank for the Crusaders as he returns for injury to face the Sharks
A message from Sonny Bill Williams could not help the Chiefs beat the Brumbies, but his return in 2015 is set to boost the men from Hamilton.
Highlanders assistant coach Tony Brown believes it's crucial for the Dunedin-based franchise to build on this season's success.
Chiefs boss Dave Rennie was left ruing the one "that got away" after Brumbies flyer Henry Speight's showing in Saturday's play-off in Canberra.
What They Said
The loose forward department is one area where South Africa never lacks quality. This will make things tougher, but it will also motivate me to work harder. If I can give my best on the field, I believe I will get there [make the Springbok squad].
~ Bulls number eight Pierre Spies on his chances of making a return to the Bok team ~
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