Tom Taylor's 75th-minute penalty handed the Crusaders a 14-13 victory over the Stormers in a see-sawing encounter in Christchurch.
Stormers head coach Allister Coetzee has announced a 27-man squad for his team's four-match Super Rugby tour of Australasia.
The Stormers were forced to come from behind to claim a 19-18 victory over the Hurricanes in a tense Super Rugby clash at Newlands.
London Irish and Samoa wing Sailosi Tagicakibau will link up with Super Rugby side the Stormers in the next few days.
It's still early in the season, but there will be plenty at stake for the Stormers when they host the Hurricanes in Cape Town on Friday....
Stormers fly-half Peter Grant is set to join the Cape Town-based outfit on their tour to Australia and New Zealand.
Full-back Jaco Taute has been named in the Stormers' starting XV for Friday's Super Rugby clash with the Hurricanes in Cape Town.
Hurricanes and New Zealand centre Conrad Smith was not expecting the Stormers to lose to the Lions last weekend in Round Two.
Stormers boss Allister Coetzee expects a much-improved performance from his side when they host the Hurricanes on Friday.
The Lions created a second Super Rugby upset in as many weeks as they humbled the Stormers 34-10 at Ellis Park on Saturday.
The Lions will be keen to prove that their win over the Cheetahs was no fluke when they host the Stormers in Johannesburg on Saturday....
Springbok skipper Jean de Villiers will lead the Stormers in their season-opener against the Lions in Johannesburg this Saturday.
Waratahs utility back Kurtley Beale will start at inside centre when his side face the Western Force in Sydney on Sunday.
Springbok full-back Jaco Taute has been ruled out of the Stormers Super Rugby clash against the Lions in Johannesburg next week.
SANZAR has decided franchises will not be awarded four points during their bye weeks during Super Rugby 2014, it was confirmed.
Jean de Villiers became only the sixth player to be named SA Rugby Player of the Year more than once after being crowned on Wednesday....
With the new Super Rugby season looming large on the horizon we take a look at each of the 15 competitors. Next up, the Stormers!