Oceania rugby sevens teams join hands before Olympics

New Zealand and Australia gear up for series while Fiji will partake in tri-series in June

Georgia Tests to serve as Boks’ warm-up for Lions series

Springboks will host Georgia in July with venues and dates yet to be announced

Stormers huff and puff but fail to get across the whitewash

Absence of injured players proves debilitating as Stormers lose to Bulls

GAVIN RICH: Excitement over Lions tour starts to grow

But the chances of the Springboks playing proper warm-up Tests before the series appear to be diminishing

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White a happy man as Bulls plan comes together

Despite being under huge pressure in the scrums and the penalty count going 19-8 against them,  Pretoria-based team hold out for victory

Chiefs need be on top of game to win Super Rugby Aotearoa final

Crusaders have not lost in Christchurch in 24 post-season matches

White recalls Bulls skipper Vermeulen to start against Stormers

Bulls coach makes changes to the team ahead of  ‘brutal’ North-South derby

Lions coach calls up England reject Simmonds for SA tour

Warren Gatland opts for Exeter’s No 8 Sam Simmonds ahead of Billy Vunipola

Reds seek to turn tables on champion Brumbies

Having edged their rivals in two come-from-behind thrillers, the Reds will feel their time is here

Lions lose Tiaan Swanepoel to injury ahead of Sharks clash

Return of Dreyer and Visagie a boost for injury-hit side

Wolhuter’s knee injury a big blow for the Stormers

Loss of flyhalf a setback for Cape side ahead of Bulls clash

White has misgivings over new trial laws for Rainbow Cup

Bulls coach says he did not enjoy the captain’s referrals, which ruled out three tries for his team

It was our own fault, Dobson says after Stormers defeat

Sharks happy with result after not playing well either

Ben Youngs withdraws from Lions tour to be with pregnant wife

England scrumhalf was among more than 50 players under consideration for the eight-match tour to SA

Brumbies coach Dan McKellar upbeat ahead of Reds final clash

McKellar confident challenges faced along the way will prepare his players for the match

GAVIN RICH: Red-card experiment a positive step but needs to be refined

If there are going to be captain’s referrals, a way must be found to speed up the decision-making process

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