Reports out of France are that Toulon are hunting Springbok Eben Etzebeth as a replacement for Bakkies Botha after the World Cup.
Willem Alberts, who took two wickets with consecutive balls at Newlands in January, has been named to captain the Springboks against the Proteas.
The Springboks, going into the match against the much favoured Proteas as underdogs, managed to surprise with a five-wicket victory.
Nizaam Carr, Marcell Coetzee, Willie le Roux, Handré Pollard and Duane Vermeulen have been nominated for the SA Rugby Player of the Year Award.
The UCT Ikey Tigers' win in the 2014 Varsity Cup will long be remembered as one of the most dramatic comebacks of all time.
Jean de Villiers underwent a successful surgery on the left knee and is setting his sights on the World Cup in England next year.
Springbok fullback Willie le Roux has been named the Cheetahs player of the year for 2014, but scrumhalf Sarel Pretorius claimed three awards of his own.
Centre Jan Serfontein was named as the Bulls' player of the year at a very casual and relaxed event hosted on the Loftus B-Field.
Warren Whiteley was crowned the Golden Lions Player of the year on Wednesday with team-mate Jaco Kriel scooping three awards of his own.
Graham Mackenzie has been re-elected President of the KZNRU for a further two-year term.