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Brumbies strengthen their Super Rugby backline
Canberra Super Rugby franchise the Brumbies have signed experienced backliner
Andrew Smith and young flyhalf Nick Jooste for the 2016 Super Rugby season and
SANZAR confirm new draw and format for 2016
Super Rugby organisers SANZAR have announced the draw for the 2016 Super Rugby
season which will feature four new conferences, three new teams and two new
Hurricanes explain the Super 18 Rugby format
2015 Super Rugby finalists the Hurricanes have released a video which shows
how the format for the new Super "18" Rugby tournament will work.
Crusaders sign Tasman backrower Samu
The Crusaders have signed Tasman Makos' backrower Pete Samu for the 2016 Super Rugby season after impressing for the Crusaders Knights development team this year.
Waratahs sign Sevens star Wilkin for Super Rugby
Sydney Super Rugby franchise the Waratahs have signed Australian Men's Sevens
player Bradley Wilkin who will play in the back-row for the New South Wales
Stormers confirm Eddie Jones is new coach
Cape Town based Super Rugby franchise the Stormers have announced that Japan
head coach Eddie Jones will take over as their new head coach from the start
of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
Latu to play Super Rugby for Waratahs until 2018
Sydney Super Rugby franchise the Waratahs have re-signed hooker Tolu Latu on
a three year deal that will keep him with the Waratahs until the end of the
2018 Super Rugby season.
Brumbies sign Australian Sevens star Wells
The Brumbies have signed Australian Sevens representative and flanker Michael
Wells to the club's Extended Playing Super Rugby Squad.
Guildford agrees to play Super Rugby for Waratahs
Former Crusaders and All Black winger Zac Guildford has agreed a move to Sydney
where he will play Super Rugby for the Waratahs in 2016.
NRL winger Nabuli to play Super Rugby for Reds
The Queensland Rugby Union have announced that they have signed Illawarra Dragons
Fijian winger Eto Nabuli for the next two Super Rugby seasons.
Haylett-Petty commits to the Western Force
Perth Super Rugby franchise the Western Force have re-signed lock/back-rower
Ross Haylett-Petty for a further two Super Rugby seasons.
Auckland's Blues sign Melbourne Storm star Duffie
Auckland based Super Rugby franchise the Blues have signed former Auckland
schools rugby star, Matt Duffie from NRL team the Melbourne Storm where he has
been for the last seven years.
Morahan to play Super Rugby for the Force in 2016
Wallabies and Western Force flyer Luke Morahan has re-signed with the Perth
based franchise and will play Super Rugby for the Force for at least another
Tew :Japan Super Rugby bid still not quite there
SANZAR say that they have not given up including Japan in an expanded Super
Rugby competition in 2016 - but time in running out for the Japanese.
Super Rugby in 2016 likely to have just 16 teams
Japan's hopes of playing in the 2016 Super Rugby tournament still appear to
be doomed but their exit could also force the Southern Kings out of the expanded
Stander re-commits to the Western Force
South African born back rower Brynard Stander has committed to playing Super
Rugby in Perth for the Western Force for two more seasons.
Brumbies to take on Waratahs in Wagga Wagga
The Brumbies have announced that they will play a Super Rugby pre-season trial
match against the Waratahs on 6 February 2016 in Wagga Wagga.
Crusaders to warm up for Super Rugby in Blenheim
The Crusaders have announced that they will play a pre-season Super Rugby warm
up match against the Hurricanes on Friday 19 February 2016 at Blenheim's
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.