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It is time for our weekly round-up of who has their name in lights at the moment… and who is making the headlines for the wrong reasons.
A new name will be added to the Super Rugby trophy following Saturday’s final between the Hurricanes and Highlanders in Wellington.
Heyneke Meyer has named eight uncapped players in his preliminary squad for the Rugby Championship with 49 players included in total.
Despite being on the winning side in more than 100 Tests, All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw is set to face Samoa for the first time.
Top of new Blues coach Tana Umaga’s list of priorities will be to instill better communication with players over their core roles.
With RWC preparations stepping up a gear and the chance to impress coach Stuart Lancaster reducing by the day, these five need to shine.
It is that time of the week when we put our heads on the chopping block with our predictions.
We have come to that time of the week when Planet Rugby brings you all an offering of a stand-out video we think you’ll like the look of.
There have been plenty of headline-grabbing player movements this year, but some will have a far greater impact than others.
This week we will mostly be concerning ourselves with Samoa’s struggles, Italy’s wait for a final and tortured TMOs.