Cell C Sharks to face Lions

March 6, 2014 1
Jake White has announce his team to take on the Lions on Saturday after their bye last weekend. "The Lions epitomise everything about South African rugby: everyone was talking about how surprised they were about how competitive the Kings were this time last year, and now they’re saying it about the Lions. "Their competitiveness also…

Crusanders team to face DHL Stormers

March 6, 2014 5
When the Crusaders take on the Stormers this Saturday night, one player will be primed to make his Crusaders debut and two of the team’s most senior players receive international awards.  Fans at AMI Stadium will be able to share in the occasion of Kieran Read and Richie McCaw receiving their trophies from the IRB…

Blues team to face Vodacom Bulls

March 6, 2014 4
The Blues have received a timely boost of front row firepower ahead of their match against the burly Bulls on Sunday morning, with veterans Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock set to make their first starts for the team this season. After playing 30 minutes off the bench last week, the Blues and All Blacks centurions…

Argentina bloods young rugby stars ahead of Super Rugby debut

March 6, 2014 1
They take their name from the vast grasslands that produced Argentina's famous cattlemen, the Gauchos, and they are about to shake up Super Rugby.March 5, 2014 Georgina Robinson Rugby Reporter Young guns: The Pampas round up the ACT's Clyde Rathbone last week. Photo: Melissa Adams MLA   The Pampas, who play a Waratahs A side featuring…

Pocock’s injured … again

March 6, 2014 2
David Pocock will miss the rest of the 2014 Super Rugby season, after undergoing a full reconstruction on his left knee on Wednesday. An arthroscopy earlier on Wednesday confirmed he had re-ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament during last Saturday's match against the Western Force. Disappointingly for Pocock and the Brumbies, it was the second ACL…