The Bulls and Stormers finished the first block of the United Rugby Championship on high notes with big wins in two great local derbies.
Stormers coach John Dobson has lauded the resilience and quality of Manie Libbok in their win over the Lions.
Lions vs Stormers: It is a derby weekend for the South African sides and the first contest takes place at Ellis Park on Saturday at 16:00.
The Stormers strengthened their grip on top spot in the South African Shield with a 32-10 bonus-point victory over the Lions in February.
There are eight changes to the Stormers starting line-up for their URC encounter with the Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday.
A third-party agreement has reportedly helped to make Damian Willemse one of the best-paid players in South Africa.
Track the United Rugby Championship match: Ospreys vs Stormers from Swansea.com Stadium with live scores.
The Stormers won’t stand in the way of Steven Kitshoff heading overseas if he chooses to do so after his contract comes to an end.
The Lions and Stormers flew the South African flag on a URC weekend where the Sharks and Bulls came up short on the road.
Sacha Mngomezulu starred for the Stormers as they claimed a 37-20 victory over Zebre Parma at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi.
The South African United Rugby Championship (URC) teams will aim high in round four of the competition this weekend.
The Stormers have been given a major boost with the news that backline star Damian Willemse has signed a five-year contract extension.
All the South African teams are in URC action this weekend. This is how the star-studded teams will line up for action.
The Stormers have retained the services of Damian Willemse on a groundbreaking five-year contract extension.
The South African contingent in the United Rugby Championship (URC) have made a solid start to their inter-conference matches.
Every fixture and result from Round 2 of the 2022/23 United Rugby Championship (URC). How did your team do?
The Stormers opened their defence of the URC crown with a 38-15 win in an entertaining match played at the Danie Craven Stadium.
The defending champions of the URC, the Stormers are in action against Connacht to kick off their defence of the title.
The United Rugby Championship (URC) clash between the Stormers and Edinburgh on Saturday, 1 October will take place at the Cape Town Stadium.
The Sharks and Bulls both unveiled new jersey designs this week ahead of the URC season, which kicks off next weekend.