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Rebels hoping to bounce back against Crusaders
The Melbourne Rebels are hoping to rebound from their heavy Super Rugby loss to the Western Force in Perth with a victory over the Crusaders at AAMI Park.
Dagg back at 15 for Crusaders clash with Rebels
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has named his team to play the Rebels with several players being retained from last week but wearing different numbers on their backs.
Pretorius starts for Cheetahs against Hurricanes
Cheetahs head coach Naka Drotske has named his team to play the Hurricanes on Saturday at Westpac Stadium in Wellington with Sarel Pretorius returning to the starting line up.
Faumuina: Blues can lift performance for Lions
All Black front rower Charlie Faumuina says that the Blues can lift their performance for this week's Super Rugby match against the Lions on Saturday in Johannesburg.
SA Referee Jaftha ruled out for four months
South African referee Jason Jaftha has been ruled out for four months of Super Rugby action after damaging the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his right knee.
Chiefs' Latimer to win 100th cap against Stormers
Tanerau Latimer will win his 100th Super Rugby cap this weekend after being
named in the Chiefs starting line up to play the Stormers at Waikato Stadium
in Hamilton on Friday.
Carter wants to play for Crusaders after June
Dan Carter has revealed that he wants to play Super Rugby for the Crusaders after the All Blacks series of Tests against England in June ahead of the play offs.
Smith: Stormers are a real threat to the Chiefs
Chiefs assistant coach Wayne Smith says that although the Chiefs are still unbeaten after four rounds he is excited as the Chiefs have plenty of room for improvement.
Mtawarira: Sharks have enough depth to win title
Springboks and Sharks prop Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira has insisted that the Sharks have enough depth in their squad to challent for the Super Rugby title.
Sharks lose Jordaan for a month of Super Rugby
Super Rugby leaders the Sharks have suffered their first real injury for the 2014 season as they have lost centre Paul Jordaan for a month.
De Villiers to win 100th Super Rugby cap vs Chiefs
Stormers captain Jean de Villiers will make his 100th Super Rugby appearance
after being named in the team to play the Chiefs in Hamilton on Friday.
Super Rugby Match Officials Round 5
SANZAR have released the officials for the fifth Round in the 2014 Super Rugby tournament and Craig Joubert starts the action this weekend in Hamilton when the Chiefs host the Stormers.
Dennis returns to lead Waratahs against Brumbies
Waratahs head coach Michael Cheika has made one change to his starting line
up for this weekend's clash against the Brumbies with captain Dave Dennis returning
to the side.
Calf injury forces Mealamu out of Blues tour
The Blues will be without former captain and hooker Keven Mealamu for the rest of their tour of South Africa as he will return to New Zealand having failed to overcome a calf injury.
Thorn in line to return for Highlanders early
Former All Black Brad Thorn has a chance of returning to Super Rugby this weekend and playing for the Highlanders against the Western Force.
Stormers call for replacements in New Zealand
The Stormers have called up Western Province hooker Stephan Coetzee as a direct replacement for injured hooker Scarra Ntubeni.
Dennis declares himself fit to face Brumbies
Waratahs captain Dave Dennis has declared himself fit to face the Brumbies this weekend after missing the Super Rugby clash against the Reds before their bye.
JP Pietersen could play for Sharks against Reds
Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White has revealed that JP Pietersen could feature for his team this weekend against 2011 Super Rugby champions the Reds.
Stormers lose Ntubeni & Cilliers for tour
Stormers have revealed that Scarra Ntubeni and Pat Cilliers have been ruled out of the rest of their Super Rugby tour of New Zealand and Australia.
Ieremia defends under fire Hurricanes coaches
Assistant coach Alama Ieremia has defended the Hurricanes coaching staff and said that basic skills rather than the game-plan have been the reasons for their winless start to the Super Rugby season.
Crusaders could lose Flynn and Heinz for months
The Crusaders could lose hooker Corey Flynn and halfback Willi Heinz for an extended period in Super Rugby if their injuries prove to be as bad as thought.
Blues hope to have Mealamu back for Lions
Auckland Super Rugby side the Blues hope to have All Black hooker Keven Mealamu available for selection against the Lions after had to withdraw from the match against the Bulls.
Sharks boss White hails 'fantastic' Frans Steyn
Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White has hailed the performance of Frans Steyn after their 37-23 victory over the Lions on Saturday and said that his showing was an eye opener for Springbok selectors.
Dagg : Crusaders one point victory is 'huge'
Crusaders fullback Israel Dagg says that they know they are not playing well but they are happy with their one point victory over the Stormers in Christchurch.
Sharks take back the top spot with Lions victory
The Sharks remained unbeaten in Super Rugby when they beat the Lions 37-23 with a bonus point in Durban.