The Stormers have announced that South Africa international centre JJ Engelbrecht will rejoin them for the 2018 Super Rugby season.
The Springboks’ Rugby Championship home games for 2018 were confirmed with Pretoria, Durban and Port Elizabeth to host matches.
The Waratahs will turn back the clock and host fierce rivals the Reds at the Sydney Cricket Ground in the 2018 Super Rugby tournament.
New Zealand were crowned winners of the Cape Town Sevens after beating Argentina 38-14 in Sunday’s Cup final at Cape Town Stadium.
Day One of the Cape Town Sevens has finished with hosts South Africa, England, Canada and USA topping their respective pools on Saturday.
The Waratahs have played down concerns over the distribution of former Force players, as the dust settles on the Super Rugby squads.
Cape Town Stadium will be rocking this weekend as South Africa’s Mother City hosts the second leg of World Rugby’s Sevens Series.
Hooker Akker van der Merwe has signed a new two-year contract with the Sharks, extending his stay at the Durban-based outfit until 2019.
Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell has kept the faith by naming an unchanged squad for this weekend’s Cape Town Sevens tournament.
World Rugby announced that a simplified rule book will be introduced from early next year in which the game’s laws will become clearer.