The Durban team need to follow the example the Bulls set in 2007, when losing was just not an option.
Coach Heyneke Meyer needs to know that he has strength in depth across the squad. Moreover, he needs to give consideration to transformed match days.
The South African under-20s will take to the field against England in the final of the Junior World Championships.
New Zealand scored three second-half tries to beat England 28-27 in the second rugby Test for a winning 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
Frans Steyn could learn a lot from the Saracens player who relishes playing for South Africa.
Heyneke Meyer has come to terms with choosing overseas players but otherwise he remains true to form.
The 36 names announced by the South African Rugby Union do not include any European-based players, as the season there is still in progress.
Jake White admits his players have gone into their shells, and all the stops will have to be pulled out against the on-form Crusaders.
Crowd at top of the log shows there is a good spread of talent in this tough competition.
Cheetahs players Brussow and Le Roux complement each other in a way that adds up to more than one plus one.
The new 18-team rugby model has advantages for SA franchises but there are some drawbacks.
Bent but unbowed by the crippling strike, Rustenburg Impala’s rugby team has triumphed.
As overseas markets offer high pay, the departure of four players will be the first time that more Springboks will play rugby overseas than in SA.
Given the mixed performances, it's impossible to predict who the top six teams will be for Super Rugby, writes Andy Capostagno.
The Bulls are significantly dehorned with their favourite comeback kid back on coaching duty.
The Super Rugby season has barely started, but the Kiwis are already under a long white cloud.
Eastern Cape community clubs with deep legacies and resurrected prospects face off in an epic battle.
Frans Steyn tops the list of World Cup winners who are getting back to their best in Super Rugby this season.
A rugby match between century-old traditionally black team Spring Rose, and the local team from Despatch, brings up old questions of transformation.