Celtic Rugby and the South African Rugby Union have today confirmed what has been all but common knowledge in recent weeks: that the Cheetahs and Southern Kings will join an expanded Guinness PRO14 tournament.
World Rugby has approved six new law amendments that will be lumped in with existing global law trials scheduled to start in full from the 1st August. The scrum and ruck are the areas most affected, writes Rory Baldwin.
The Guinness Pro12 is rumoured to be expanding into the South African market with the promise of big bucks and an expanded audience. We’ve put together a rainbow coalition of rugby bloggers from all over to find out their thoughts.