What does the future hold for Super Rugby?

SANZAAR has decided to retain the same fixture structure for Super Rugby in 2017, though the long-term future of the competition could take on any number of forms.


Hansen: Read has really stepped up.

Steve Hansen spoke after his New Zealand side beat South Africa 41-13 in the Rugby Championship.


Read: I'm totally different to McCaw.

New Zealand captain Kieran Read says he and predecessor Richie McCaw have completely different personalities but both like to lead by example.


Coetzee: We need a lot of work.

After being thrashed by a rampant New Zealand side in The Rugby Championship, South Africa coach Allister Coetzee admits his side have a lot to work on.


Highlights: Australia 32-20 Argentina.

Australia led from 40 seconds in and then backed their defence against an error-riddled Argentina outfit as they claimed their second win on the trot 36-20 in Perth.

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