New Zealand Rugby is not happy with the Rugby Championship schedule, but Rugby Australia is confident the event will be a success.
SANZAAR chief Andy Marinos said New Zealand is close to getting the go-ahead to host the Rugby Championship this year.
New Munster signing RG Snyman faces a long spell on the sidelines after the Pro14 club confirmed he has torn his anterior-cruciate ligament.
South Africa legend Jacques Kallis, Australia great Lisa Sthalekar and Pakistan run machine Zaheer Abbas have been honoured by the ICC.
Free agent Malcolm Marx has joined Kubota Spears a few months after opting out of his contract with the Lions.
Cricket South Africa will appoint a new president on September 5, but the role will remain vacant until then after Chris Nenzani quit.
Graeme Smith has revealed South Africa are unlikely to be back in action until November due to scheduling conflicts.
The ICC Cricket World Cup Super League will help bring context to 50-over cricket in the men's game, according to the ICC.
International fixtures will take place in a temporary window towards the end of 2020, if proposals by World Rugby are approved.
South Africa captain Quinton de Kock says he would have loved to have AB de Villiers at the T20 World Cup in Australia.