EP Kings boss Carlos Spencer has criticised South African rugby's conservative style of play and wants his side to play expansively in the Currie Cup.
Live updates from Christchurch
Crusaders full-back Israel Dagg insists it won't be all about the forwards in their semi-final clash with the Sharks.
Travelling to a knockout game in Christchurch is the most difficult task in Super Rugby, but the Sharks are well equipped to cause an upset.
An all-Australia semi-final in Sydney sees the table-topping Waratahs host 2013 runners-up the Brumbies at Allianz Stadium.
Bok Women’s captain Mandisa Williams said her team was excited about the RWC in France next week as their preparations at home were coming to an end.
New Bulls captain Deon Stegmann would have been a good addition to the Sharks squad for Saturday's semi-final with the Crusaders in Christchurch.
What They Said
I was screaming so loud sitting at home watching that game from my couch that I think the neighbours must have thought someone was dying in my house! It was a very proud moment for all Sharks fans, and in particular, the group representing the Sharks that day.
~ Sharks pivot Pat Lambie on his side's win over the Crusaders in Christchurch earlier this year. ~
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