The Crusaders have been dominant across the past two seasons and will go into the 2019 tournament as favourites to win another trophy.
Sri Lanka arrive in South Africa fresh off the back of incredibly tough away series in New Zealand and Australia and do so without a number of their frontline seamers.
The Waratahs will spread their Super Rugby matches across NSW during the next three seasons due to stadium redevelopment,
Western Sydney will be looking to make it two wins in a row.
For their opening match for the Super Rugby season, the Sharks will take on Japan’s Sunwolves in Singapore on Saturday.
Perth will be hopeful of etending their lead at the top against ninth placed Brisbane.
This looks a close on on paper. Who will come out on top?
Hamburg look primed for a return to the Bundesliga 1.
Portsmouth look primed for a return to the Championship after years in the lower divisions.
Brighton are unbeaten in five meetings with Derby in all competitions
Clermont look to continue their push for the top of the table.
These two have played once, which was in Sofia last week, a match Medvedev won in straight sets.
Leicester Tigers' injury list appears to be shortening ahead of Saturday's clash with Saracens in the Gallagher Premiership.
The final of the WTA Qatar Total Open 2019 will be contested by Simona Halep and Elise Mertens with both players gunning for a first title of the year.
Millwall have been impressive in the FA Cup this season but can they avoid the upset?
The Stormers travel to Loftus for their Super Rugby opener against their traditional Northern rivals, the Bulls.