TEAM UPDATE: With no new injuries, Bulls coach John Mitchell is likely to field a very familiar team in their opening match of the Super Rugby season.
SUPER RUGBY REACTION: The Stormers believe touring early in the season is the perfect remedy for any ills in the team
INJURY UPDATE: Garry Ringrose has joined the Ireland squad ahead of their Six Nations clash against Wales at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday.
SUPER rugby spotlight: John Tabaiwalu Fakavale Matson is a familiar face in Christchurch. However, this week the 'welcome' might not be so friendly.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Fiji star wing Nemani Nadolo has urged SANZAAR to introduce a Pacific Island team to the competition.