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Injuries a concern for Lions
Injuries a concern for Lions
Lions boss Johann Ackermann is battling to overcome injuries ahead of his side's clash with the Stormers in Cape Town on Saturday....
Stormers move Grant
Stormers move Grant
The Stormers have named Peter Grant at full-back as Springbok captain Jean de Villiers returns to face the Lions at Newlands. ...
Super Rugby: Team Tracker, Round 10
Super Rugby: Team Tracker, Round 10
Check up on all the latest team news ahead of this weekend's Super Rugby action....
Three changes for Cheetahs
Three changes for Cheetahs
Cheetahs boss Naka Drotské has made three changes to his starting XV for Saturday's clash with the Sharks in Durban. ...
Same again for Bulls
Same again for Bulls
Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's clash with the Waratahs in Sydney....
Folau to face Bulls
Folau to face Bulls
Wallaby full-back Israel Folau is set to return to the Waratahs starting line-up for Saturday's clash with the Bulls in Sydney....
'Canes swap props
'Canes swap props
A largely unchanged Hurricanes' starting line-up has been named to face the Blues at Westpac Stadium on Friday. ...
Blues welcome back Mealamu
Blues welcome back Mealamu
Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has made seven changes to the starting XV for Friday night's crunch match with the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium. ...
Stormers set-piece benefits from Smal
Stormers set-piece benefits from Smal
Newly-appointed director of rugby Gert Small has immediately busied himself with shoring up the Stormers' faltering lineout....
Cheetahs welcome back Brüssow
Cheetahs welcome back Brüssow
Much-vaunted flanker Heinrich Brüssow is set to return to the Cheetahs starting lineup to face the Sharks in Durban on Saturday....
Grieving Palu may miss Bulls clash
Grieving Palu may miss Bulls clash
Powerhouse Waratahs number eight Wycliff Palu may miss this weekend's clash with the Bulls as he mourns his father, who passed away last week....
Weepu discusses heart scare
Weepu discusses heart scare
Back in training and eager to get back playing as soon as possible, Piri Weepu has discussed his emotions after his heart surgery. ...
Retallick relief for Chiefs
Retallick relief for Chiefs
Chiefs second row Brodie Retallick has been passed fit to face the Crusaders this weekend after a blow to the head in Round 9. ...
Jean returns for Stormers
Jean returns for Stormers
South Africa captain Jean de Villiers is back in contention for selection for the Stormers this week ahead of facing the Lions....
Bulls trio in race to be fit
Bulls trio in race to be fit
The Bulls will know by Wednesday if Jurgen Visser, Flip van der Merwe and Akona Ndungane will be fit to face the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday....
Blues bring in new pivot
Blues bring in new pivot
The Blues have bolstered their fly-half stocks, by bringing in Hawke's Bay ITM Cup pivot Ihaia West to replace the injured Baden Kerr....
Folau out till September?
Folau out till September?
Israel Folau's throat injury could keep the Waratahs and Australia star out of the game for up to six months, according to the player. ...
Strauss criticises discipline
Strauss criticises discipline
Cheetahs captain Adriaan Strauss criticised his team's discipline and structure following the 52-31 loss to the Crusaders. ...
Rebels don't want
Rebels don't want "spoilers" tag
The Melbourne Rebels are desperate to be taken seriously, not labelled "spoilers" in this season's Super Rugby campaign....
Sharks beat the Lions
Sharks beat the Lions
The Sharks moved back to the top of the Super Rugby table on Saturday as they won a dour clash with the Lions 25-12....
 
 

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