The Hurricanes have beaten the Blues in their Vodacom Super Rugby New Zealand derby in Wellington.
Sharks coach Jake White says they will be up to the challenge the Cheetahs will pose at the breakdown in their Super Rugby clash.
Lions captain Warren Whiteley believes the team has not lost any of their drive despite a losing patch.
Rob Houwing fancies the Sharks to undo the flaky Cheetahs defence and earn a valuable haul of five log points from the derby.
LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Sharks and Cheetahs in Durban.
LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on today's Super Rugby match between the Stormers and Lions in Cape Town.
Demetri Catrakilis - and not Peter Grant - will be entrusted with the goal-kicking duties when the Stormers tackle the Lions.
The defending champion Chiefs have lost utility Mils Muliaina for the remainder of the Super Rugby season.
Tonderai Chavhanga will make his Super Rugby debut for the Sharks against the Cheetahs while Tim Swiel also gets a run at flyhalf.
The Waratahs know what to expect from the Bulls when the two teams meet in a Super Rugby clash in Sydney.
The Bulls have breathed a sigh of relief after Frans Ludeke included Flip van der Merwe in their team to face the Waratahs.
Bulls lock Victor Matfield is set to become the most capped Super Rugby player for the Pretoria franchise.
Stormers centre Juan de Jongh has tweeted a picture of his cake after celebrating his 26th birthday in Cape Town.
Peter Grant will start at fullback for the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash against the Lions at Newlands.
Fullback Israel Folau is back in the Waratahs team for their Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Sydney.
Lions coach Johan Ackermann may be forced to change a third of his team ahead of the clash against the Stormers at Newlands.
The Stormers look set to be without Schalk Burger when they tackle the Lions in a Vodacom Super Rugby match at Newlands.
Bulls lock Flip van der Merwe has been passed fit to face the Waratahs in a Super Rugby clash in Sydney.
Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has picked Heinrich Brüssow at flank for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Durban.
The Sharks as SA’s lone playoffs side for the first time in Super Rugby’s conference format is a fair possibility, warns Rob Houwing.
Sharks loose-forward Jean Deysel will depart the franchise at the end of the Super Rugby season to join Toyota Verblitz in Japan.
Former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten has given struggling Stormers goal-kicker Peter Grant a few kicking tips.
Waratahs coach Michael Cheika's judicial hearing over his alleged confrontation with a cameraman has been postponed.
Hooker Keven Mealamu will make his long-awaited return to Super Rugby this week after battling back from another calf injury.