South African head coach Heyneke Meyer says that an injury to Springboks’ eighthman Duane Vermeulen has put a dampener on their Rugby Championship victory over Australia’s Wallabies.
Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White has announced that he will step down from his position after one season of Super Rugby with the Sharks.
New Zealand’s All Blacks have called centre Ryan Crotty and hooker Dane Coles back into their squad for their final Rugby Championship match against South Africa on Saturday.
Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie has called forwards Will Skelton and Jake Schatz to join the rest of the squad in Argentina for their final Rugby Championship Test.
Exeter Chiefs earned their first home victory in the Aviva Premiership since March when they beat Harlequins 36-13 at Sandy Park on Sunday.