Archive for March 27th, 2014

Mvovo could be Bok fullback-JW

March 27, 2014
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Mvovo could be Bok fullback-JW

It will raise some eyebrows, but Sharks Director of Rugby Jake White feels his team selection could be a pointer for Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer. While some will debate the decision to name young Fred Zeilinga at flyhalf, in the starting XV to face the Waratahs in Durban on Saturday, it is the selection...
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Vic predict a try festival

March 27, 2014
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Vic predict a try festival

Bulls captain Victor Matfield is predicting a high-scoring game against the defending Super Rugby champions, the Chiefs at Loftus Versfeld this weekend and warned his teammates they will need to be at their best if they are to keep their impressive record at Loftus Versfeld intact. According to the supersport.com website, the Bulls have...
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How to fix Sormers?

March 27, 2014
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How to fix Sormers?

Tank Lanning takes a look at the on-going speculations concerning WP Rugby Union. Ever heard of Graham Mackenzie? Thought not… He is the president of the KZN Rugby Union. Ever heard of Thelo Wakefield? Ever heard of Rob Wagner? Perhaps a few of you… He is the CEO of the WP Rugby (Pty) Ltd. Ever...
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Seven Circus moves to Hong Kong

March 27, 2014
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Seven Circus moves to Hong Kong

Hong Kong remains the ultimate destination for Sevens players and enthusiasts alike, with the advent of double-dipping – two tournaments in one – making it an even more appealing stopover. Round Seven of the IRB Sevens World Series will see South Africa and New Zealand – the current pace setters – glance nervously over...
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Jake makes the changes

March 27, 2014
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Jake makes the changes

The Cell C Sharks team to play the Waratahs in Saturday’s Super Rugby clash at Kings Park shows a number of changes as the team look to retain their log position and dominance of the local conference. Four home wins so far translates into top of the overall log and the South African conference,...
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Secret Mission for the Goose

March 27, 2014
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Secret Mission for the Goose

Springbok and Cheetahs flyhalf Johan Goosen has secretly flown to France to explore possible future career opportunities, the Volksblad website reports. The Cheetahs have a bye weekend in Super Rugby which enabled the 21-year-old to head abroad. The club Goosen went to visit is believed to be Top 14 side, Racing Metro, who reportedly...
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