URC goes 'back to school' with Origins Rounds for this weekend's local derbies

United Rugby Championship teams will be sporting their school or club colours in a unique start to the second half of the competition this weekend.

Lukhanyo Am

Lukhanyo Am buoyant ahead of Sharks' URC derby against Stormers

Sharks captain Lukhanyo Am is feeling positive ahead of the resumption of the United Rugby Championship this weekend.

Andre Hugo Venter

Andre Hugo Venter eager to resume URC action this weekend

Hooker Andre-Hugo Venter can't wait to get going again as the Stormers resume their URC campaign after a three-week break.

Rohan Janse van Rensburg

Sharks centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg joins Canon Eagles in Japan

The Canon Eagles in Japan have confirmed the arrival of another South African on their books in Sharks centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg.

Ruan Pienaar

Veteran scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar prepares for coaching switch at Cheetahs

Former Springbok star Ruan Pienaar could go straight into the head coaching job at the Cheetahs after calling time on his playing career.

Andre Esterhuizen

Are the Sharks ready to splash out for World Cup-winning Bok centre?

World Cup-winning Springbok centre Andre Esterhuizen is being lined up by his former club, the Sharks, according to reports.