The rumours are out again that SANZAAR will do away with the conference system which will mean that another team is on the chopping block.
This all points to the Sunwolves as the team in danger as reported by the Sydney Morning Herald.
The Sunwolves finished last in 2018.
There has been a lot of noise being made by fans, players and couches to go back to the 14-team format.
There is off-course the factor that more South African teams wants to join European competitions.
More format changes were considered after World Rugby meetings in Dublin three weeks ago, according to the SMH.
The SMH reported: “…a return to round robin is already widely supported by fans in all three of the major markets (Australia, New Zealand and South Africa), as well as coaches and players.
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