Building a mega mediocrity

March 10, 2014 7
Increasingly the decision to expand Vodacom Super Rugby in 2016 is looking like a decision to grow an enormous mediocre monster, writes RYAN VREDE. SA Rugby Magazine I know but a handful of people who watch an entire round of Super Rugby, and most of those are journalists whose job demands they do so. Given…

FNB Varsity Cup Round Six

March 10, 2014 29
With the play-offs on the horizon, Round Six of the Varsity Cup will have a major bearing on which teams make the knock-outs. The penultimate round of the league phase of the competition has served up some intriguing clashes, and with seven of the eight sides still in the running for the semifinals there will…

Stormers lose two more to injury

March 10, 2014 0
The DHL Stormers suffered two tour-ending injuries after the weekend's 13-14 Super Rugby loss to the Crusaders in Christchurch. Forwards Scarra Ntubeni and Pat Cilliers will have to head home, joining Rynhardt Elstadt who returned to Cape Town last week, whilst Frans Malherbe and Michael Rhodes are in doubt ahead of Friday's second tour match…