Daily Archives: March 11, 2014

Absa Currie Cup fixtures for 2014

The fixtures for the Absa Currie Cup Qualifying Competition and the new eight-team Premier Division were released by the South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Tuesday. The Qualifying Competition, which will be contested by GWK Griquas, the Leopards, SWD Eagles,…

Mealamu on his way home

Blues hooker Keven Mealamu will return home to New Zealand after failing to overcome a calf injury. The veteran Blues and All Blacks centurion was forced to withdraw from last week’s match against the Bulls in Pretoria after suffering a…

100 up for Jean

Stormers captain Jean de Villiers will make his 100th Super Rugby appearance when he leads his team out against the Chiefs in Hamilton on Friday. De Villiers will become just the second Stormers Super Rugby centurion, following in the footsteps…

FNB Varisty Cup heats up

The coastal teams made a charge up the standings at the conclusion of Round Six of the 2014 FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International on Monday night. There were important wins for FNB UCT, FNB NMMU and FNB Maties…