Van der Merwe picks up ban for fist fight with Springbok rival
Sharks hooker Akker van der Merwe has been sanctioned by SANZAAR over a fist fight. Blues winger Tanielu Tele'a has also been punished over a separate incident.
Blues welcome back All Blacks pair into starting side for Highlanders clash as young lock handed debut
Blues hand starting debut to former Bristol Bear in side boasting nine All Blacks for Hurricanes clash
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