We pick the weekend winners

Canes or Landers? Bulls or Lions? There are a few brutal SuperBru decisions to be made. In fact, it feels a bit like the old days! We preview the Super Rugby weekend.

Tank Lanning

Weekend’s Team Sheets

The Bulls host the Lions in SA’s feature match of Round 14, the Kings roll out the red carpet for the Jaguares, while the Stormers host the boys from Bloemfontein.

Zelim Nel

770 – Stats

770 – Stats

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776×20 – rateplayer

Marcel must avoid jail time!

WATCH: STAT CHAT looks at the decisive role that Marcel van der Merwe and the scrum fatties will play in Saturday’s crunch derby at Loftus Versfeld.

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Can Lions break through Loftus wall?

BRENDAN VENTER can’t wait to see who prevails when the Lions light up their attack against the Bulls’ smothering defence at Loftus in Round 14.

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Ireland pick three Saffers for tour

The Ireland national coaching group have selected a squad of 32 players for a three-Test series against the Springboks.

Carl Gordon

We can live with NZ teams – Gold

LISTEN: Ballz Radio rings up Sharks coach Gary Gold who says that South Africans need to “stop doubting that we can live with New Zealand teams”.

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Don’t be blind about the blindside

Don’t get seduced by the flashy stuff says OOM RUGBY, pick your blindside flank on his ability to create that much needed “Go-Forward” ball!

Tank Lanning

Kirsten gets the perfect 10!

Move over Nadia Comăneci! We have our first ten out of ten in the Vodacom Player Ratings for 2016 – that honour going to the bullocking Bulls blind-sider, Jannes Kirsten.

Tank Lanning

Search for the Perfect 9

None of the scrumhalves in Super Rugby’s South African group have put up Fourie du Preez-like stats this season – who would you pick to face Ireland?

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Raters boo Bulls duo

South Africa was the most represented Super Rugby nation in Vodacom’s Stats XV this week, but Raters felt that there was more wrong than right with our seven-man contingent.

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