The Jekyll and Hyde Waratahs were back at Allianz Stadium on Sunday with coach Daryl Gibson's decision to shift Israel Folau to the wing a masterstroke against the Rebels.
The Brad Thorn effect has taken hold at the Queensland Reds with the side notching their third straight win in another gritty defensive performance. While the Highlanders win over the Crusaders and a young Stormers flyhalf also make the headlines in Round
One of Super Rugby's fiercest rivalries highlights Round 5 as the Highlanders and Crusaders prepare to write another chapter in the South Island show-stopper. Meanwhile, Daryl Gibson is all anyone wants to talk about in Sydney.
Friday's Australian derby produced a quality battle between two impressive No. 8s but the result is nothing more than short-term agony for Michael Cheika. The Blues and South African youngsters also wrote themselves into the Round 4 headlines.
All Blacks halfback Aaron Smith has bagged a double for the Highlanders who have accounted for the Stormers 33-15 in a five-try Super Rugby win in Dunedin.
Super Rugby Round 4 is headlined by the huge Kiwi derby between competitions favourites the Hurricanes and Crusaders. Meanwhile in Brisbane, Taniel Tupou's World Cup credentials get another test against the Bulls.
Richie Mo'unga has served notice he's ready for another big year, with his Crusaders pushing aside the Stormers 45-28 in a free-flowing Super Rugby match in Christchurch.
Super Rugby Round 3 begins with derbies across New Zealand and Australia, the second of which offers the first glimpse of veteran Christian Leali'ifano on home soil. Are the Wallabies' woes at No.10 about to ease?
Super Rugby Round 2 got off to a flyer with the Blues and Highlanders providing the standout game of the weekend, while the high tackle law has us questioning whether they'll will be refereed consistently. These are the stories of Round 2.
The Australian and New Zealand Super Rugby teams take the field for the first time after the competition kicked off last week. We tell you what to watch for in Round 2.
According to reports in France, Duane Vermeulen is set to quit French Top 14 club Toulon and return to South African Super Rugby side the Stormers next season.
South Africa's Stormers have received a major blow ahead of the Super Rugby season with the news that influential lock Eben Etzebeth is likely to be out until May at least.
The Sharks have continued their impressive recruitment drive ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season with the acquisition of Leolin Zas from the Stormers.
New Zealand's five Super Rugby franchises have each unveiled their squads ahead of the 2018 season, when the competition will revert to a three-conference, 15-team structure.
We're down to the final four in Super Rugby with the semifinal action set down for Christchurch and Johannesburg this weekend. So who will advance to the big dance?
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck feels his side's narrow 17-11 Super Rugby quarterfinal loss to the Chiefs was harder to take than their mauling by the same opposition at the same stage last season.
Coach Robbie Fleck says his Stormers side are far better equipped to handle the threat of the Waikato Chiefs in their Super Rugby quarterfinal at Newlands on Saturday, compared to when they met 12 months ago at the same stage of the competition.
The Stormers' dismal run in Super Rugby play-off matches will face another test this weekend when they host New Zealand's Waikato Chiefs at Newlands in the quarterfinals on Saturday.
The Stormers' Super Rugby quarterfinal hopes have been boosted by the return of six players from injury ahead of their home clash with the Chiefs of New Zealand at Newlands on Saturday.
After 17 rounds, we've reached the quarterfinals, so who'll come out on top and make it through to the semifinals?
The Stormers got in some tough preparation for next weekend's Super Rugby quarter-final against the Chiefs by winning a hard-fought final group game 41-33 against the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday.
We look at the final round of the home-and-away season: Can the Crusaders finish the campaign undefeated?
It is not often that a coach is critical of his side's performance after a 52-15 win, but Stormers coach Robbie Fleck believes his side were nowhere near their peak in their Super Rugby victory over the Sunwolves on Saturday.
The Stormers have released flyhalf Brandon Thomson to join the Glasgow Warriors, but only once teammate Rob du Preez as recovered from injury, the team announced on Tuesday.
Australia's teams re-join the post-June Test Super Rugby action in the penultimate round of the competition.
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