Nelson Mandela, who harnessed rugby as a vehicle for social change in 1995 to unite a nation, has been posthumously inducted into the World Rugby Hall of Fame.
Tickets are now on sale for the Brumbies' trial match against the Waratahs on Saturday 6 February in Wagga Wagga.
Nollis Marais, will take over the role as head coach of the Bulls at the start of the 2016 Super Rugby season after being appointed to a four-year contract.
A new era of rugby has risen in Japan with confirmation that its new Super Rugby team will be known as the Sunwolves.
Stage and Screen Travel Services, the entertainment and sports travel management brand of Flight Centre Travel Group, has won a five-year contract to provide travel management to SANZAR.
Former Leinster and Rebels hooker, Tom Sexton, will join the Force for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
Jean de Villiers successfully completed the first step on his return to playing rugby when he underwent surgery on his broken jaw in Cape Town on Wednesday.
The Brumbies have agreed to two-year deals with one of Australia’s best young talents in flyhalf Nick Jooste and experienced campaigner Andrew Smith, who will return to the nation’s capital in 2016.
The 2016 Super Rugby season will kick off on Friday February 26 with three of last year's four semi-finalists meeting in an opening night extravaganza.
El Súper Rugby está listo para entrar en una nueva era en la que tendrá una evolución significativa con una nueva estructura que presentará cuatro nuevas conferencias, tres nuevos equipos, dos nuevos países participantes y un nuevo trofeo.
Lions centre, Alwyn Hollenbach, has announced his immediate retirement from rugby due to a recurring shoulder injury.
The Waratahs have confirmed the signing of Australian Sevens player Bradley Wilkin on a two year contract.
Decorated international rugby coach, Eddie Jones, will take over the role as head coach of the Stormers at the start of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
The Brumbies have announced the signing of exciting young flanker Michael Wells to the club’s Extended Playing Squad.
Hooker Tolu Latu has committed to the Waratahs until the end of 2018, signing a three year contract extension with the club this month.
The Waratahs have confirmed the signing of former All Black Zac Guildford for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
The Reds have announced the signature of St.George Illawarra Dragons Fijian winger Eto Nabuli for two years.
Flyer Luke Morahan has re-signed with the Force and will remain at the club for at least another Super Rugby season.
Former Auckland schools rugby star, Matt Duffie, an NRL player with the Melbourne Storm for seven years, will return to rugby after signing with the Blues for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
Live rugby content will be made available free of charge throughout the Pacific Islands following a landmark announcement by New Zealand Prime Minister, John Key.
The Brumbies have announced a pre-season trial in Wagga Wagga against the Waratahs on 6 February 2016.
The Crusaders and the Tasman Rugby Union have announce that Blenheim’s Lansdowne Park will be the venue for a pre-season match against the Hurricanes.
He is one of the funniest men in Super Rugby and now Cory Jane has gone and put all his favourite stories on paper, with a little help from SKY commentator, Scotty 'Sumo' Stevenson.
The Reds have announced the appointment of experienced senior coach Matt O’Connor as the team's attack coach on a three-year deal.
Utility back Marcel Brache and front-rower Francois van Wyk will remain with the Force until at least the end of 2017 after signing extensions this week.
Yet another experienced Test star has pledged his commitment to Super Rugby with Juan Martin Hernandez returning home to join Argentina's new team.
Juan Manuel Leguizamon is set to return to his homeland to represent Argentina's new Super Rugby franchise after a decade in Europe.
Two players with a big future in Super Rugby have re-signed with the Brumbies with Lausii Taliauli and Ruan Smith agreeing to terms.
The Waratahs have confirmed the re-signing of Assistant Coach Nathan Grey, finalising the coaching structure ahead of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
The Bulls have confirmed that a number of high profile Springboks have extended their contracts with the Pretoria-based franchise for the next couple of seasons.
Tongan-born Onehunga Havili has become the fourth player to receive a scholarship in the Future Force academy.
Queensland Rugby Union has launched ‘The Ballymore Kid’ in which one player within Queensland’s two NRC squads will be guaranteed a Super Rugby contract.
Auckland ITM Cup head coach Paul Feeney has been named an assistant for the Blues, commencing at the end of this year's provincial championship.
The Waratahs and Australian Rugby Union have announced the re-signing of Kurtley Beale on a contract that will see him in Australia for at least a further two years, until the end of 2017.
The Brumbies are celebrating the re-signing of one of world rugby’s most respected players after David Pocock committed to a new one-year deal.
Wallabies and Waratahs fullback Israel Folau has claimed the 2015 John Eales Medal, winning the award for a second consecutive year.
Frans Malherbe, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Damian de Allende have all committed their long-term rugby futures to Western Province and the Stormers.
New Zealand Rugby, the Highlanders and Manawatu Rugby have announced that Aaron Smith has re-committed hrough until at least the end of the 2019 season.
New Zealand U20s Junior World Cup winning captain, Atunaisa Moli, has signed with the Chiefs for the next two years.
Reds flanker Liam Gill insists that the Brisbane-based franchise's players are backing the reappointment of Richard Graham as the team's coach.
The Reds have announced the extension of Richard Graham as head coach for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
All Blacks Performance Analyst Alistair Rogers will become the new assistant coach for the Blues.
Glen Fisiiahi is set to make a return to rugby and will be joining the Chiefs for the next two years from the Warriors.
The Rebels have signed Leo Crowley, currently with Canada ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, as Assistant Coach until the end of the 2017 Super Rugby season.
Rebels utility back Jonah Placid has extended his stay with the Melbourne-based franchise by signing a new deal until the end of the 2017 Super Rugby season.
Springbok loose forward, Arno Botha, highlights a number of contract extensions announced by the Bulls this week.
One of the Chiefs' most versatile backs, Andrew Horrell, has re-committed to the club for another Super Rugby season.
The Chiefs have announced that Wider Training Squad member, Toni Pulu, has earned a full-time contract for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
The Rebels have boosted their midfield options for next season with the signing of 20-year-old centre Reece Hodge.