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Argentina team sign Hernandez for Super Rugby
The Argentina Super Rugby franchise have added to their playing stocks for
the 2016 Super Rugby season by signing Pumas star Juan Martin Hernandez.
Queensland Reds appoint O'Connor as attack coach
Queensland Super Rugby franchise the Reds have finalised their coaching panel
for the 2016 Super Rugby season with the appointment of Matt O'Connor
as the Reds Attack Coach on a three-year deal.
Brache to continue playing for the Western Force
Western Force utility back Marcel Brache will remain with the club through to
the end of the 2017 Super Rugby season.
Van Wyk re-signs with the Force until end of 2017
The Perth based Western Force have signed young front-rower Francois van Wyk
for another two Super Rugby seasons or until the end of 2017.
Japan wait for SANZAR to approve playing squad
Japan's inclusion in the 2016 Super Rugby tournament is far from being certain as they struggle to sign players and a replacement coach.
Kings financial trouble adds to Super Rugby woes
The Eastern Province Kings are understood to be back in financial dificulties
putting their participation in the 2016 Super Rugby tournament as the Southern
Kings in doubt.
SANZAR want clarity from Japan on signed players
Super Rugby's organizing body SANZAR have written a letter to the Japan Rugby
Football Union asking for clarity about the numbers and names that they new
team have signed.
Waratahs finalise coaching structure for 2016
The Waratahs have finalised their coaching structure for the 2016 with the
signing of Assistant Coach Nathan Grey for another year.
Brumbies re-sign Taliauli Smith for Super Rugby
Canberra Super Rugby side the Brumbies have re-signed Lausii Taliauli and Ruan
Smith on one and two year deals respectively.
Pollard one of five new Bok extensions for Bulls
Pretoria based Super Rugby franchise the Bulls have announced that they have
signed a number of high profile Springboks for the next couple of Super Rugby
Japan say they have enough Super Rugby players
A spokesman for the Japanese Super Rugby club says that they remain confident
that they will have a team in next year's Super Rugby tournament and have signed
Pocock commits to Brumbies for 2016 rugby season
The Brumbies have re-signed Wallabies flanker David Pocock one a one year deal
that will see him playing Super Rugby for the Canberra franchise in 2016.
Beale to play SuperRugby for Waratahs until 2017
Waratahs and Wallabies back Kurtley Beale has re-signed with the NSW Waratahs
and Australian Rugby Union on a two year contract that will keep him playing
Super Rugby in Sydney
Pocock wins Super Rugby player of the year
Wallabies and Brumbies flanker David Pocock has been named Australian Super
Rugby player of the year and Israel Folau the first player to win consecutive
John Eales Medals at the Australian Rugby awards.
Plans drawn up to cut Japan from Super Rugby
Emergency plans for a Super Rugby tournament in 2016 without Japan have been
drawn up and shown to SANZAR's broadcasters as fears grow by the day that Japan
will not be ready.
Aaron Smith commits to NZ Rugby until end of 2019
The New Zealand Rugby Union have announced that Highlanders Super Rugby winning
halfback Aaron Smith has recommitted to New Zealand Rugby through until the
end of the 2019 season.
Eddie Jones confirms he will not lead Japan team
Japan coach Eddie Jones has confirmed that he will step down at the end of
the Rugby World Cup and will not be taking charge of the new Japanese Super
Four Boks commit to Stormers for Super Rugby
The Western Province Rugby Union and Stormers Super Rugby franchise have announced
that Springbok stars Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de
Allende to the Unions.
Du Toit to leave Sharks and play for Stormers
The Western Province Rugby Union and the Stormers have announced that they
have signed four cap Springbok lock Pieter-Steph du Toit from the Sharks.
Chiefs sign up New Zealand U20's Captain Moli
New Zealand U20's Junior World Cup winning captain Atunaisa Moli has signed
with the Chiefs for the next two years of Super Rugby.
Waratahs lose their CEO after 10 months
Waratahs boss Greg Harris will leave the Sydney Super Rugby franchise just
10 months after he joined the rugby club.
Former Crusader Guildford helps catch robber
Former Crusaders and All Blacks winger Zac Guildford and three team-mates helped
catch and alleged shoplifter in Napier earlier this week
Jones confirms Stormers talks for head coach job
Japan coach Eddie Jones says that he has not yet signed a contract to coach
the Stormers in the 2016 Super Rugby but admits that he is in talks to take
Reds re-appoint coach Graham for another season
Queensland Super Rugby franchise the Reds have re-appointed head coach Richard Graham for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
Stormers to give Japan SuperRugby catastrophic hit
The new Japanese Super Rugby franchise's Director of Rugby Eddie Jones is expected
to jump ship and join the Stormers in Cape Town according to reports.