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New Zealand captain Kieran Read expects new faces in the All Blacks side to face Argentina to hit the ground running.
Hawke’s Bay were able to claim a valuable 30-21 away win over Manawatu at Arena Manawatu on Saturday.
Australia assistant coach Stephen Larkham has described Israel Folau as “more motivated than ever” ahead of Saturday’s Test in Pretoria.
Entering Round Seven of the Top 14 the pick of the games could both be on Sunday with contenders facing off.
Saracens bounced back from last week’s loss at Quins to comfortably defeat Bristol 39-0 with a try bonus-point at Ashton Gate on Friday.
A late Harry Mallinder penalty helped Northampton pick up a crucial 20-19 victory over Exeter in a thrilling Premiership clash on Friday.
Connacht picked up their first victory of the PRO12 season on Friday as they beat Edinburgh 28-15 with a try bonus-point at the Sportsground.
Glasgow made it three wins from five games in the PRO12 this season as they battled past the Dragons 26-17 at Rodney Parade on Friday.
Western Province were able to survive a slick Boland attack to win 30-28 at Newlands on Friday, booking a place in the Currie Cup semi-finals.
The Pumas recorded their first victory of the season when they beat the Eastern Province Kings 38-30 in their Currie Cup fixture on Friday.
The Rugby Championship returns this weekend as the action continues in the Premiership, PRO12 and Top 14.
Bath have announced the signing of Otago back-row Paul Grant until the end of the season, with the player joining after the Mitre 10 Cup.
The Golden Lions came from behind to beat the Sharks 28-16 on Friday in a result that sees them dump their visitors out of the Currie Cup.
A closer look at the seven uncapped players named by England boss Eddie Jones in the 37-man training squad that will meet up in Brighton.
Danny Cipriani’s exclusion from the England EPS squad raises a valid question of whether he will play for his country again.
All Black scrum-half TJ Perenara is relishing the chance he has been given against Argentina in the Test in Buenos Aires this Saturday.
Springbok captain Adriaan Strauss said his team was looking forward to playing against the Wallabies in front of a packed Loftus Versfeld.