Aug 11, 2014: Former All Blacks winger Hosea Gear has signed for the Chiefs, heading home from Japan to push for a berth in New Zealand's 2015 Rugby World Cup squad
Aug 9, 2014: The Reds have set their sights on bringing more talent from Fiji across to Brisbane
Aug 8, 2014: New Munster signing Andrew Smith has arrived in the province following the conclusion of the Super Rugby season
Aug 8, 2014: Michael Cheika has stated publicly that he wants to remain with New South Wales, that he will go to Argentina only "on holiday", but Greg Growden says Waratahs officials cannot believe he will stick firm for mate's rates
Aug 8, 2014: The Crusaders are wrapped in a social media whirlwind after photographs of five players on a "canned hunt" while on tour in South Africa this year go viral
Aug 7, 2014: The standard of Super Rugby refereeing was not good enough, Jonathan Kaplan says, and "something has to change otherwise this game will continue to be dogged by controversy"
Aug 5, 2014: Dan Carter is likely to miss the first four weeks of the Rugby Championship after cracking a bone in right leg in the Super Rugby grand final on Saturday
Aug 4, 2014: Brett McKay discusses they key talking points following the 80-minute arm-wrestle between New South Wales Waratahs and the Crusaders
Aug 4, 2014: Crusaders star wing Nemani Nadolo has spoken out over twitter of being called an "unfit chubby nigga" on his return to Christchurch
The Growden Report
Aug 4, 2014: Australian rugby has momentum in its largest market and Greg Growden says the Bledisloe Cup Test in Sydney in two weeks' time offers an opportunity to march on
Aug 4, 2014: The Super Rugby season has come to an end and Greg Growden has run his rule over each Australian team's Super Rugby 2014 campaign
Aug 3, 2014: The NSW Waratahs' historic Super Rugby triumph came at a significant cost to the Wallabies, with hooker Tatafu Polota-Nau set to miss the Bledisloe Cup opener with a knee injury
Aug 3, 2014: Shattered Richie McCaw admits he "should have done better" after conceding the penalty that allowed the NSW Waratahs to snatch the Super Rugby crown from the Crusaders in the dying seconds
Aug 2, 2014: Michael Cheika says the Waratahs forwards will shake the perception that they "are a little soft" only once they have been "solid, aggressive, at the ball" for a "few more years"
Aug 2, 2014: Celebrating their maiden Super Rugby title, Waratahs captain Michael Hooper has called Dave Dennis a "special guy" and has praised his work on and off the field throughout the season
Aug 2, 2014: Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder is unconvinced by the match-deciding penalty awarded against Richie McCaw, saying the decision was "50-50, I thought"
Aug 2, 2014: Ada Ashley-Cooper scores two tries but New South Waratahs win their first Super Rugby championship only after Bernard Foley kicks a last-minute penalty goal to secure a see-saw grand final
Aug 1, 2014: Bath Rugby are reported to have made an "audacious bid" to sign Will Genia after the 2015 Rugby World Cup
Aug 1, 2014: Brett McKay shows how and why the Waratahs and Crusaders capitalise in the most emphatic fashion on their abundant ability to force opposition mistakes
Aug 1, 2014: The Super Rugby final at ANZ Stadium is the hottest ticket in Sydney; now the Waratahs must defeat the Crusaders to provide a glorious memory that ensures the venue finally wins over diehard fans, Greg Growden writes