The Crusaders have run out comfortable winners after putting the Sharks to the sword in their Super Rugby semi-final.
A recap of the Super Rugby semi-final between the Crusaders and Sharks in Christchurch.
Beast Mtawarira says the Sharks have the belief that they can knock over the Crusaders in their semi-final in Christchurch.
The Cheetahs have expressed their regret at the departure of star hooker Adriaan Strauss, who has signed for the Bulls.
Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White is confident his side can buck the trend and win Super Rugby despite not finishing in the top two.
Which individuals might sway the Christchurch Super Rugby semi? Rob Houwing studies a few positional match-ups ...
Outgoing Chiefs back Gareth Anscombe switched allegiance from NZ to Wales after realising he had little hope of making the All Blacks.
The Sharks team named by Director of Rugby Jake White shows a number of changes for the semi-final showdown with the Crusaders.
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Jake White's influence will be writ large on the semi-finals this weekend when his Sharks take on the Canterbury Crusaders.
The Waratahs have the lure of hosting their first Super Rugby final if they can get past the Brumbies this weekend.
Crusaders flank Richie McCaw has recovered from injury and will start this weekend's Super Rugby semi-final against the Sharks.
The Brumbies have named an unchanged side for this weekend's Super Rugby semi-final against the Waratahs in Sydney.
Sharks flyhalf Pat Lambie is hoping to continue his comeback with more game time in semi-final against the Crusaders.
Bulls hooker Bongi Mbonambi's move to the Stormers will boost depth in the No 2 jersey for the Cape side.
Highly-rated former SA Schools and SA Under-20 hooker Bongi Mbonambi will join Western Province Rugby at the start of the 2015 season.
Scottish side Glasgow Warriors have announced they have secured the services of Cheetahs prop Rossouw de Klerk.
Perhaps the Sharks will be able to prey on some minor rust in the Crusaders’ ranks in the semi-final, writes Rob Houwing.
The Bulls have acquired the services of Blitzbokke star Jamba Ulengo who will join them from next year.
It appears Cheetahs hooker Adriaan Strauss will make a U-turn and decide not to move from the Cheetahs to the Bulls.
The Bulls are set to confirm two big name signings and lose one top player, all in the same week.
Prop Beast Mtawarira has failed a fitness test and wasn't aboard the flight to New Zealand for the Sharks' Super Rugby semi-final.
After winning their first match in Christchurch earlier this season, the Sharks are hopeful of repeat success.
Former All Black and Highlanders wing Jeff Wilson has predicted that the Crusaders will win this year's Super Rugby competition.