Stormers flanker Schalk Burger will join Springboks teammate Fourie du Preez at Top-League side Suntory Sungoliath in August, the Japanese club said on Monday.
A drop goal in the final play of the game from Jaco Taute handed South Africa's Stormers a 21-19 victory over the table-topping Sharks in their Super Rugby clash in Durban on Saturday.
The Stormers recorded the first shutout of the Super Rugby season as they ran in four tries to comfortably beat the Cheetahs 33-0 at Newlands on Saturday.
Adrian Warren The defensive dam wall finally broke for the Western Force as they crashed to a 24-8 Super Rugby loss to the lowly Stormers in Cape Town.
South Africa's Bulls survived an early scare to beat compatriots the Stormers 28-12 with inexperienced flyhalf Handre Pollard booting 20 points in their Super Rugby match in Pretoria on Saturday.
BLOEMFONTEIN: Cheetahs wing Willie Le Roux inspired a 35-22 home victory over the Stormers as his team ended a seven-match winless streak to move off the bottom of the Super Rugby standings on Saturday.
Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein, Sunday 1am (AEST)
Newlands Stadium, Cape Town, Sunday 1.05am (AEST)
Stephen Samuelson If the Waratahs showed against the Sharks last week the reasons why they cannot win the Super Rugby title, then against the Stormers they displayed why there is still hope. They have the capacity to learn from their mistakes.
DHL Newlands, Cape Town, Sunday 3.10am (AEST)
Phil Lutton There's no place like home for the Queensland Reds, who highlighted their love of Suncorp Stadium with a pressure-relieving 22-17 Super Rugby victory over the Stormers on Saturday night.
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Saturday 7.30pm (AEDT)
South African international winger Gio Aplon has signed for two seasons with Top 14 side Grenoble, the French club confirmed on Monday.
South Africa loose forward Schalk Burger returned home on Monday for treatment on a torn quad muscle, an injury that will rule him out of Super Rugby for at least three weeks, his Stormers side said.
Lee Gaskin Stormers coach Allister Coetzee rates the set piece of the ACT Brumbies among the elite in all of Super Rugby.
Lee Gaskin All the talking points from the Super Rugby clash between the ACT Brumbies and Cape Town Stormers.
Lee Gaskin The ACT Brumbies had to rely on a Stormers mistake and a penalty try to get over their South African opponents 25-15.