IN THE SPOTLIGHT: The Lions have scored 84 tries in 16 matches throughout their 2017 Super Rugby campaign, while the Hurricanes have managed 93 tries in the same amount of matches.
SUPER RUGBY SEMIFINAL: Just send the points now. Don't bother to pitch up, because you are just not good enough.
SUPER RUGBY SEMIFINAL: The question was finally answered in Wellington on July 15, when the Hurricanes beat the Crusaders to end a 14-match winning streak.
REACTION: New Zealand star Sonny Bill Williams has appealed World Rugby's decision to include this year's first Bledisloe Cup match as part of his four-match ban.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: The Currie Cup Premier Division will step into a new gear this weekend, with Western Province kicking off their campaign, while three teams will look to bounce back from first round defeats.