Month: June 2014

Coca Cola O/13 Craven Week Day 1

Big wins for WP, Border at opening day of Coca-Cola Under-13 Craven Week Western Province and Border on Monday dominated the scoreboard on the opening day of the Coca-Cola Under-13 Craven Week held at Glenwood High School in Durban. The…

DHL Stormers injury report

DHL Stormers website (www.thestormers.com) reports that lock Eben Etzebeth will not feature in the 2014 Vodacom Super Rugby tournament, but five players will be back for the DHL Stormers this weekend. Forwards Deon Fourie and Tiaan Liebenberg and backs Louis…

New-look Woman’s Springbok team

Springbok Women’s coach Lawrence Sephaka’s plan to give all his players fair game time on their Rugby World Cup warm-up tour to England and France saw him name a new-look team for their second clash against the Nomads on Tuesday.…

EP Craven Week team to play Border

The Eastern Province u18 Craven Week team will be playing their Border counterparts ahead of the Super Rugby friendly between the Southern Kings and Sharks XV at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Friday. EP Rugby CEO, Charl Crous, confirmed…

Tahs go top of the Table

NSW Waratahs have moved to the top of the overall log with their 39-8 win over the Brumbies n Saturday  The NSW Waratahs have scored an emphatic 39-8 bonus-point win over the ACT Brumbies at ANZ Stadium. The Tahs scored five…

Meyer compliments players, depth in squad

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer on Saturday complimented his squad after a commanding performance against Scotland earlier in the day. The Springboks defeated the visitors 55-6 in the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium to conclude the Castle Lager Incoming Series with an…

EPRU thank fans for support

The Eastern Province Rugby Union have thanked the people of Nelson Mandela Bay, the greater Eastern Cape and elsewhere for coming out in their numbers to support the Test Match held at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday afternoon.…

GWK Griquas extend lead

GWK Griquas have bolstered their place in the top spot on the points table of the Absa Currie Cup Premier Division qualifiers after beating the Down Touch Griffons 43-24 in the Northwest Stadium in Welkom on Saturday afternoon. The Kimberley-based…

Springboks 55, Scotland 6

The Springboks have six changes to their starting XV  and a whole new bench – as migratory birds have flown north.What has been changed is the team that beat Wales last week by a single point with a penalty try…

SR: Force 7(0), Blues 33(26)

The Western Force, the surprise package of 2014, are still very much in the hunt for a play-off spot. They can give their chances a significant boost if they knock over a Blues team that has not won away from home…

Hurricanes hold of Crusaders

The Hurricanes have beaten the Crusaders with 16 points to 9 this morning. The Hurricanes played brilliant for their win as they were dominated by the Crusaders in the scrums and lineouts for most of the match. The Hurricanes had…

SR: Waratahs 39(14), Brumbies 8(5)

There is now doubting the importance of this match – with not only Australian conference honours at stake, but the likelihood of topping the global table heading into the home stretch before the play-offs.Recent results:2014: Brumbies won 28-23, Canberra2013: Waratahs…