The Melbourne Rebels have strengthened their squad for the 2016 season with the signing of lock Culum Retallick from the Blues.
The Rebels have announced the signing of former All Black back rower Adam Thomson for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
The ARU has confirmed that the Melbourne Rebels have been privatised in a deal with a local sports management company.
The Force have upset the Rebels in their final all-Australian Super Rugby derby in Melbourne.
The Bulls ended their Australasian tour winless and saw their Super Rugby playoffs hopes end when they crashed to defeat against the Rebels.
Rebels coach Tony McGahan has named his team to tackle the Bulls in a Super Rugby clash in Melbourne.
Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made seven changes to his starting team to face the Rebels in a Super Rugby clash in Melbourne.
Bulls flank Deon Stegmann will miss their Super Rugby clash against the Rebels in Melbourne due to a rib injury.
Rebels prop Laurie Weeks has been suspended for three weeks for punching Sharks counterpart Jannie du Plessis.
Rebels prop Laurie Weeks faces a citing commission - and a lengthy ban - after being red carded against the Sharks in Durban.
In a match littered with errors and the sooner forgotten the better, the Sharks edged the Rebels in their Super Rugby clash in Durban.
Ahead of their clash against the Rebels, Sharks Director of Rugby Gary Gold says the Australian team will be tough to beat.
Rebels duo Sefanaia Naivalu and Toby Smith have been named in the starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks.
The Rebels didn't do themselves any favours in their 16-point loss to the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday night.
See how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby clash between the Stormers and Rebels from Cape Town.