Daily Archives: July 1, 2014

Getting inside Meyer’s head

The June International is done and dusted with four wins for the Boks which included one close encounter with Wales in the second test a week ago. A few combinations and players were tried and tested from the Springbok management…

Cheetahs loop leeg

As Adriaan Strauss vir die Bulls gaan speel, sal hy hom by ‘n hele spul spelers voeg wat die Vrystaatse span gaan verlaat. Trevor Nyakane en Lappies Labuschagne soek ook ander weivelde. Nyakane sou na die Bulls gegaan het, maar…

Mandisa Williams withdrawn from tour

  Springbok Women’s captain Mandisa Williams has been withdrawn from the team’s tour to England and France due to injury and will undergo rehabilitation in South Africa before the Rugby World Cup, which starts in August. Williams is suffering from…

Du Preez out of Rugby Championship

Fourie du Preez will miss the Castle Lager Rugby Championship following an ankle injury sustained by the Springbok scrumhalf in last Saturday’s 55-6 Test victory over Scotland in Port Elizabeth. Du Preez left the field in the first half of…

Sharks Destiny

The first week’s Vodacom Super Rugby action following the June break has taught us that nothing can be taken for granted, nor that one slip-up will be too severely punished. By: http://www.sharksrugby.co.za/ Following the final week’s round of matches in May,…

Hoiles to replace injured Dennis

  NSW Waratahs coach Michael Cheika has brought in the experienced Stephen Hoiles to cover for Dave Dennis at blindside flanker for this Sunday’s final home match of the season at Allianz Stadium, after the skipper was ruled out for…

Rebels squad to tour SA

The RaboDirect Rebels have departed for South Africa, home for the final two weeks of their 2014 Asteron Life Super Rugby campaign. Clashes against the Lions in Johannesburg, and the Bulls in Pretoria, will bring the curtain down on the Rebels season.…