REPORT: Scorching heat was no detriment to the Blues, who streaked away with six tries to win 40-12 against the Hurricanes in the second of three pre-season matches.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: England have never lost to Italy, but coach Eddie Jones said he was under no illusion the task facing his team when the sides play their second Six Nations match of the season on Sunday.
INTERVIEW: One of the three newcomers to Super Rugby, the Jaguares of Argentina, are ready for their "baptism of fire".
REPORT: Three converted tries by Johannes Prinsloo, Sergeal Petersen and Francois Venter helped the Cheetahs claim a 21-11 victory over the Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
INTERVIEW: Stormers No.8 Nizaam Carr will be looking to put a disappointing 2015 season behind and regain the form that made him a Springbok not so long ago. Warren Fortune reports.