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Better known as Bunny, Took over after Pissant went over to the "Dark Side"

Great Falls Rugby Club (USA)

Development of the game is something all of us needs to be a part of. This can be in helping out at TAG rugby...

WP signs Top Schools Players

Some of the best young rugby talent in South Africa - including ten SA Schools players from 2013 - will form part of the...

RIP Prof. Fritz Eloff(Update)

Blue Bulls Rugby Union saddened by passing of Prof. Fritz Eloff Blue Bulls Rugby Union The Blue Bulls Rugby Union and Blue Bulls Company are saddened...

ABSA Currie Cup Round 5 (Update)

ABSA Currie Cup Round 5 This week see the Premiere League of the ABSA Currie Cup move into Round 5 as teams want to ensure...

Carter Returns for All Blacks

Flyhalf Daniel Carter will return to the New Zealand side for Saturday's Rugby Championship clash against Argentina after recovering from a calf strain, while...

Changes for Boks

Brisbane - Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer on Wednesday announced a Springbok line-up showing three changes and two positional switches from the team that played...

Dobson lauds new quota rule

Western Province Vodacom Cup coach John Dobson has described the SA Rugby Union's (SARU) new quota rule as "absolutely brilliant". News24 SARU last month announced...

A Fighting Belief

Three weeks back most rugby supporters were surprised with the young Blue Bulls come-back performance against a highly rated Western Province team. After being outplayed...

SBW back with Chiefs?

Sonny Bill Williams will reportedly return to Rugby Union and back-to-back Super Rugby winners the Chiefs next year. Australian media reports suggest the...

ABSA Currie Cup: Round 4 Results

In week 4 the Currie Cup 2013 came alive with much better performances all round in the three Premiere League games over the weekend....

Lions 31, WP 31

Golden Lions v Western Province (Ellis Park, Johannesburg - Kick-off: 19:10; 17:10 GMT) Western Province will have to be at the top of their game if...

Nothing but two wins:Meyer

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says he would not settle for anything less than two out of two victories on their Australasian tour. While the Boks'...

Spies support global season

More players are getting behind the idea of a global rugby season, Bulls captain Pierre Spies support the idea and he would also like...

ABSA Currie Cup Week 4 Preview

The unpredictability of the opening rounds of the Absa Currie Cup has kept pundits guessing, with five away-wins in nine matches. But despite the...

Leonardo Senatore Suspended

A SANZAR judicial officer has found Pumas No.8 Leonardo Senatore guilty of biting Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth and suspended him for nine weeks. The incident...

Scrum’Rumba

The IRB have introduced the new scrum law in an aim of making the game safer for front rows and to reduce the many...

ASICS New Apparel Sponsor for SA Rugby

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Wednesday named sports performance brand ASICS as the new apparel sponsor of the Springboks and their associated...

WP lead in U21 CC

WP takes the lead in U21 Provincial Championship DHL Western Province were rewarded for their consistency in the Absa Under-21 Provincial Championship this past weekend...

Catrakilis back at WP – Update

Flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis has signed a two-year deal with Western Province Rugby, which will see him remain in the Cape for a further...

Griquas lock survives attack

Griquas lock Jonathan Adendorf is "lucky to be alive" after he was stabbed four times in Kimberley on Saturday night. Griquas president, Arni van Rooyen,...

Jean: No place for foul players

There is no place for foul play in rugby, Springbok captain Jean de Villiers said on his arrival from Argentina, at OR Tambo in...

Cell C Community Cup draw confirmed

DEFENDING Cell C Community Cup champions GAP Despatch will encounter a double dose of derbies in the opening rounds of the 2014 tournament, after...

Oz ‘should have signed Jake’

Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer The embattled Wallabies, bottom of the Castle Rugby Championship table after two rounds, may have erred by preferring Ewen McKenzie...

Meyer: Lessons learned for Boks

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer insists his side will learn valuable lessons from their scrappy performance against Argentina in Mendoza on Saturday. The Boks scraped through...

Griquas 19 , WP 20 , Full Time

In our first ABSA Currie Cup game of the afternoon we find Western Province traveling to Kimberly to take on Griquas. WP will want...

ABSA Currie Cup Week 3

ABSA Currie Cup Round 3 Friday, August 23: Free State Cheetahs v Sharks (Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein - Kick-off: 19.10; 17.10 GMT) If anybody suggests that the...

SARU confirm Toulon request

The South African Rugby Union on Friday confirmed that they had received a request for star wing Bryan Habana to be released to his...

Pumas make five changes

Buenos Aires - Argentina have made five changes to the team crushed by South Africa last weekend for the return Rugby Championship match in...

Releasing of International Players

Much have been said about the release of international players after an article was publish this morning on Toulon wanting Brian Habana being release...

“Live” Commentary on Weekend Games

For all who can not get to a pub or your flat screen at home, Ruggaworld will again do "Live" Commentary on all the...

Currie Cup Premier Division Round 3

The Absa Currie Cup Premier Division is expected to heat up this weekend as the teams begin to settle and new player combinations gel...

Here we Go Again

With Fourie du Preez making a stellar return to the Springbok jersey in last Saturday’s Rugby Championship win over Argentina, and media...

Juan Smith fit to play

Springbok flank Juan Smith is set to make his return to the rugby field after passing a medical at French club, Toulon. Smith, 32, earlier...

Pressure remain in First Division

The pressure in the Absa Currie Cup First Division looks set to rise significantly this weekend as the reality sets in for most teams...

All Blacks put faith in Taylor

Tom Taylor will make his All Black debut at flyhalf against Australia in the second Bledisloe Cup Test in the Rugby Championship in Wellington...

SA duo full-time at Force

The Western Force have appointed South African coaches David Wessels and Kevin Foote for the next two years. Wessels, a former defence consultant...

Bok skipper’s ‘deep humanity’

A portrait of a true people’s leader is painted of Jean de Villiers in a new book titled Springbok Factory: What it takes to...

White warns of Bok time bomb

Former Springbok coach Jake White has said the Springboks’ policy of picking overseas players is a ticking time bomb. Speaking to Ballz Radio, White, currently...

Beware the Boks Counter-Attacking

Springbok assistant coach John McFarland says the manner in which they scored was the most pleasing aspect of Saturday’s Soweto hammering. The Springboks scored nine...

Boks take ‘Killer Instinct’

Springbok Rugby Argentina should not be expecting any favours from South Africa when the two teams meet in a Rugby Championship return match on Saturday. The...

All Black injury crisis deepens

Castle Rugby Championship New Zealand suffered a triple blow ahead of their return match against Australia in Wellington on Saturday. All Black pivot Aaron Cruden...

Fourie on SARU’s wanted list

SA Rugby The South African Rugby Union (SARU) wants Jaque Fourie to again be available for Springbok selection. A top-level source at SARU told the Cape...

Triple blow for Bulls

ABSA Currie Cup by: Brenden Nel The Vodacom Blue Bulls were given a triple setback as it was confirmed hooker Callie Visagie, prop Frik Kirsten and...

Meyer:Boks to continue upward curve

Castle Rugby Championship Perhaps the most encouraging aspect of the Springboks' 73-13 demolition of Argentina in the opening game of this year’s Castle Lager Rugby...

Lions feel the heat

ABSA Currie Cup Cape Town - The Golden Lions may be back in Super Rugby next year but a poor Currie Cup preceding it would...

Flyhalf fears for Kiwi’s?

Castle Rugby Championship The All Blacks are facing another injury crisis at flyhalf, after their commanding 47-29 win over Australia in the opening Test of...

Pumas to hit back

Castle Rugby Championship Argentina captain Felipe Contepomi is looking for a big response from his team when they face the Springboks on home soil this...

Boks have ‘frightening’ potential

Castle Rugby Championship South Africa have the potential to rival New Zealand as the top team in the world. This is the candid assessment of World...

Juan Smith in French return?

Rugby News Springbok flank Juan Smith has left the country to undergo medical tests at French club Toulon, which could see him make a return...

Coach:Pumas need to ‘grow up’

Castle Rugby Championship Argentina must keep playing the top nations if they are to improve, coach Santiago Phelan said after his team were thrashed 73-13...