British and Irish Lions star Stuart Hogg will pick up the phone to Alun Wyn Jones for advice ahead of leading the side against the Sigma Lions.
The British and Irish Lions have named a much-changed starting line-up for their opening game in South Africa, against the Emirates Lions.
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland is likely to make wholesale changes to his team that will take on the Emirates Lions.
South Africa internationals Lionel Mapoe and Ruan Combrinck has signed contracts with the Bulls, joining the club from Thursday, July 1.
An agreement between PRO14 Rugby and SA Rugby will see a 16-team competition called the United Rugby Championship start in September.
Team news for the Sharks and Bulls ahead of their Rainbow Cup game.
SA Rugby have confirmed that the Stormers’ Rainbow Cup game with the Lions, set to take place in Cape Town on Saturday, is cancelled.
The Sharks still have a shot of reaching the final of the PRO14 Rainbow Cup after seeing off the Lions 33-21, moving them closer to the Bulls.
The Bulls face the Stormers on Friday before it’s the Lions v Sharks on Saturday as the PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA action continues this weekend.
Video highlights from the Rainbow Cup SA’s fourth round.