Luckless Melbourne Rebels winger Dom Shipperley has announced his retirement from rugby.
Former scaffolder Anaru Rangi has helped lay the platform for the Melbourne Rebels' 46-14 win over the Sharks, scoring two tries in their Super Rugby clash on Friday night.
The Crusaders have returned to their winning ways, beating the Bulls 33-14 in wintry Christchurch to extend their home dominance of the South Africans to 11 straight games.
Former Springbok coach Jake White says teenage Stormers flyhalf Damian Willemse should be immediately drafted into the national team fold after an excellent start to the Super Rugby season.
Brad Shields wanted a fresh challenge, so signed for Wasps and, potentially, could on an England shirt later this year. But before that happens, Shields wants more success with the Hurricanes, starting with TJ Perenara's 100th game this weekend.
Australian Super Rugby franchises the Reds and Rebels both come up against South African in Round 6, and our friends at tab.com.au believe there is value betting with, and against, the duo.