REACTION: Defending Six Nations champions Ireland were left licking their wounds after a brutal 9-10 defeat by France on Saturday saw coach Joe Schmidt's injury list grow even longer.
REACTION: France coach Guy Noves hailed his side's "ferocious will" after they held on to edge two-time defending Six Nations champions Ireland 10-9 on Saturday to make it two wins from two outings.
REPORT: Scotland flattered to deceive once again, as Wales rallied in the final quarter to secure a 27-23 win in their Six Nations encounter in Cardiff on Saturday.
REPORT: The Bulls came from behind to record a 28-24 win over the Lions in a Super Rugby pre-season match at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Saturday.
REPORT: The Stormers scored four tries on their way to a morale-boosting 29-14 victory over a strong Jaguares outfit in their pre-season friendly at Newlands on Saturday.