Bulls hunt Goosen Read more

Bulls hunt Goosen

The Bulls are reportedly eager to attain the services of Springbok and Cheetahs flyhalf Johan Goosen. The 21-year-old’s contract with the Cheetahs expires on October 31 this year and it appears the Cheetahs will have their hands full to convince him to stay in Bloemfontein. Outside unions are only allowed to officially negotiate with players […]

Lions name their team for Blues Read more

Lions name their team for Blues

Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his 23-man team to front the Auckland-based Blues at Ellis Park on Saturday. Ackermann has made several changes after the Lions went down to The Sharks in Durban last weekend. In the forwards, Robbie Coetzee returns to the starting line-up and Willie Britz will start at flank. As […]

No calculators for England Read more

No calculators for England

England will simply be targeting victory when they play Italy in Rome in their final Six Nations match on Saturday, according to forwards coach Graham Rowntree. Stuart Lancaster’s men go into the game with a chance of winning the title, but Ireland’s superior points difference means that they will be almost assured of glory if […]

Cell C Sharks starts Pietersen Read more

Cell C Sharks starts Pietersen

JP Pietersen will start at right wing for the Sharks when they take on the Reds in a Super Rugby Round Five match in Durban on Saturday. The 51-cap Springbok will slot straight into the side, just a few days after arriving back from his stint playing club rugby for the Wild Knights in Japan. […]