Another busy day in the rugby union game as we bring you our Super Rugby XV of the Season plus squads ahead of the Rugby Championship.
What’s on the site
With the dust settled on the Crusaders’ impressive title win, our Team of the Season has been compiled, while Who’s hot and who’s not is also on the website, covering the big topics over the past seven days.
New Zealand and South Africa have named their squads ahead of the Rugby Championship and elsewhere Bath have announced the signing of prop Jacques van Rooyen while Ulster bring in Henry Speight.
What’s in the news
In the domestic game, Cardiff Blues hooker Kristian Dacey is backing his side to compete with the best teams in the Champions Cup.
England forwards coach Steve Borthwick has reaffirmed his commitment to the international cause ahead of the new Test campaign.
What’s on social media
In case you missed it, take a look at our Super Rugby Awards which was published following the Crusaders’ win over the weekend.
Best coach and mover? ??
— Planet Rugby (@PlanetRugby) August 4, 2018
What’s on TV
One of those incredibly rare times when no games are televised. Catch your breath though as next week it’s the Rugby Championship.