Western Force boss Michael Foley hailed his side's performance in their 32-7 bonus point win over the Rebels in Perth on Saturday.
The Waratahs kicked off their Super Rugby campaign with a maximum haul on Sunday, beating the Western Force 43-21 in Sydney.
The weekend's final match sees the Waratahs hosting the Western Force in what promises to be an exciting derby in Sydney on Sunday.
Ex South Africa and Australia cricket coach Mickey Arthur has been named as the Western Force's head of their development program.
SANZAR has decided franchises will not be awarded four points during their bye weeks during Super Rugby 2014, it was confirmed.
Australia international James O'Connor has been linked with moves to the Western Force and Queensland Reds next year.
Western Force lock Hugh McMeniman is set to return to action from a shoulder injury in trial matches on Friday.
ARU chief Bill Pulver admits this year's Super Rugby will fail to turn a profit for Australian rugby and its five franchises.
Hugh McMeniman is set to miss the early rounds of the Western Force's Super Rugby season after undergoing surgery in August.
The Western Force has completed its 2014 squad with the signing of Natal Sharks back-rower Brynard Stander for the next two years.
Australia back James O'Connor has quit talks with the Force for a move to Europe, with London Irish reportedly favourites to sign him....
The Western Force have re-signed lock Rory Walton and recruited Waratahs second row Adam Coleman and Brumbies hooker Robbie Abel.
The Super Rugby season will start in South Africa with the Cheetahs hosting the Lions in Bloemfontein on Saturday, February 15.
The Western Force have encouraged Wallabies winger James O¿Connor to take time away from rugby to consider his future.
The Western Force have announced the re-signing of powerful prop Salesi Manu on a new contract ahead of the new season.
Former Australia cricket coach Mickey Arthur has been linked with a development and recruitment role at the Western Force.
The Western Force have appointed David Wessels and Kevin Foote to a first-class coaching panel for the next two years.