Day: May 5, 2014

Bad Boy’s of the week

  Highlanders hooker Brayden Mitchell has been suspended for three weeks for a dangerous tackle in his team’s loss to the Stormers. SANZAR Duty Judicial Officer Adam Casselden accepted a guilty plea from Brayden Mitchell of the Highlanders for contravening…

Muliaina signs with Connacht’s

Connacht Rugby has captured a major overseas signing for the 2014/15 season. Mils Muliaina has signed a one-year IRFU contract to become the first ever All Black to play with the Irish province at the Sportsground. Samoan-born Muliaina, who is…

Stormers showed improvement

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee says that his team showed a massive improvement when they beat the Highlanders 29-28 with a bonus point on Saturday. The victory was the Stormers second one point victory at Newlands this season as they also…

Matfield relieved

Bulls captain Victor Matfield says that he was relieved that they ended a four-match losing streak when they beat the Cheetahs 26-21 at Loftus Versfeld. Matfield rued the Bulls missed scoring opportunities and said that they still had hard work…

Blues midfield suffers double blow

The Blues have suffered a double blow in their midfield as both Francis Saili and Jackson Willison have been sidelined for extended periods of time. Willison suffered a proximal hamstring strain while scoring a try against the Reds on Friday…