Georgina Robinson Waratahs cult hero Jacques Potgieter rebuffed an approach to make an early defection back to his old South African franchise the Bulls this year.
Loftus Versfield Stadium, Pretoria, Saturday 3.10am (AEST)
Newlands, Cape Town, Sunday 1.05am (AEST)
The Bulls' slim chance of snatching a place in the Super Rugby play-offs vanished in Cape Town on Saturday after a 16-0 defeat by the Stormers.
Melissa Woods The Melbourne Rebels have finished their Super Rugby season on a disappointing note with a 40-7 loss to the Bulls in Pretoria.
Georgina Robinson From outsider to cult hero in less than a year, Jacques Potgieter couldn't hide a grin when quizzed about the Bulls' futile pursuit of him in recent months.
Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria, Sunday 3.10am (AEST)
Inspired by electric centre Malakai Fekitoa, the Highlanders overcame a 10-point deficit to beat the Bulls 27-20 in a lively mid-table Super Rugby match in Dunedin.
Rupert Guinness Waratahs prop Sekope Kepu and his fellow teammates will understand if their in-form backrower Wycliff Palu is not able to play following the death of his father last week.
Rupert Guinness As debate over the rights and wrongs of Israel Folau's late sidelining from Waratahs game against the Force continued on Monday, his teammates maintained the issue had not impacted them – and nor...
Rupert Guinness The Waratahs are bracing themselves for a massive defensive effort against the Bulls on Saturday night in expectation that the South Africans will unleash their trademark rolling maul throughout the...
Rupert Guinness Israel Folau's absence in the Waratahs team that lost to the Force last week has revealed a need for all the NSW backs to "step up" and provide more "go forward" whenever he is not available,...
Rupert Guinness Bulls tight-head prop Werner Kruger has warned the Waratahs that his team's rolling maul is primed to be at its damaging best for Saturday's game in Sydney
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.
Last meeting: Round 11 2013 - Bulls 30 bt Waratahs 19 at Loftus Versfeld
Spiro Zavos The "Easter Special" marketing for Saturday night's Waratahs-Bulls match at Allianz Stadium features a photograph of a smiling Israel Folau charging down the field on his way to another splendid try.
Ellis Park, Johannesburg, Sunday 1.05am (AEST)
Chris Dutton Test hopeful Matt Toomua says the ACT Brumbies’ stuttering attack can fire again if the side is patient and finds their rhythm to reignite a bid for a top-two Super Rugby finish.
Georgina Robinson The Waratahs refuse to change their ways, despite the considerable risks associated with their approach.
McLean Park, Napier, Saturday 5.35pm (AEDT)