Ruan Pienaar will undergo a fitness test in Dublin next week ahead of South Africa’s opening game of their European tour against Ireland. photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Some good news for Leinster in yesterday’s 36-man Springbok squad for the European tour that begins in Dublin on November 8th as Heyneke Meyer has (...)

South African wing Gerhard van den Heever will join Munster in November. Photograph: Getty Images

South African wing Gerhard van den Heever has signed a two-year deal with Munster. The 24-year-old Currie Cup winner with Western Province will join t(...)

Newcastle  Falcons outhalf Jimmy Gopperth will join up with Leinster next season. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Apart from the traditional glut of players retiring, moving, coming and going, the season’s end is also heavily nuanced by the changing of the guard a(...)