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

Lions bench Elton Jantjies

Johannesburg - News24 Lions coach Johan Ackermann on Wednesday announced his team to take on the Cheetahs in their opening Currie Cup encounter at Ellis...

Bulls send rookies to Newlands

Pretoria - News24 Blue Bulls coach Pine Pienaar included five Currie Cup novices in his team to play defending champions Western Province in Cape Town...

WP name strong team for Bulls

Cape Town - News24 Several of their Super Rugby stalwarts will start for Western Province in their Currie Cup opener against the Blue Bulls at...

Overseas quota for Boks?

Cape Town - News24 The South African Rugby Union (CEO) is considering putting a quota on the number of overseas players allowed in the Springbok...

Waratahs snap up Potgieter

Pretoria - News24 Springbok and Bulls flank Jacques Potgieter will not return to Pretoria after his Japanese sojourn, signing a two-year deal with the Waratahs. According...

Cheeky congratulates Lions

Port Elizabeth - News24 Eastern Province Rugby Union (EPRU) president Cheeky Watson today congratulated the Lions on securing their position in Super Rugby for 2014....

Brumbies unchanged for final

Hamilton - News24 Brumbies coach Jake White named an unchanged side to take on the defending champion Chiefs in Saturday's Super Rugby final in Hamilton,...

WP to blood new talent

Cape Town - News24 -The Western Province backline has been stripped bare following the departure of several players wanting to ply their trade abroad...

Springbok overseas policy under threat

Brenden Nel, Supersport The South African Rugby Union’s (Saru's) policy of favouring local players over overseas-based stars could be under threat, especially when the...

De Klerk: Kings’ free ride over

Cape Town - News24 - Lions president Kevin de Klerk is confident that his team will take what he believes is their rightful place...

Captain my Captain

Dewaldt Potgieter’s decision to go for the line 3 times in the final 20 minutes became the major talking point following the Bulls loss...

Naas rues Bulls’ blunders

Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer Cape Town - “General Botha” was less than impressed with the tactical ploys of his beloved former troops. Only this, of...

Schalla is Back

Supersport.com Springbok and DHL Western Province flank Schalk Burger was delighted on Thursday to learn that he will be able to return to training at...

Bulls want setpiece domination

News24 Pretoria - Bulls captain Dewald Potgieter says his side will be looking for set-piece domination against the Brumbies in their Super Rugby semi-final at...

Lions dethrone Kings in PE

News24 Port Elizabeth - The Lions have survived a yellow card to centre Dylan Des Fountain in the 68th minute, to hold off the Southern...

Jake: We don’t fear Steyn

News24 Pretoria - According to ABC online's website, the Brumbies have targeted breakdown dominance as key against the Bulls, despite the risk of giving away...

Jake to silence Loftus faithful

Brenden Nel - SuperSport Pretoria - The Brumbies have made their intentions clear ahead of their Super Rugby semifinal showdown with the Bulls at Loftus...

Rugby laws in Afrikaans, Xhosa

News24 - Cape Town - The Laws of Rugby are now available for download in Xhosa and Afrikaans for the first time as part...

Munster signs Stormers wing

Cape Town - Stormers wing, Gerhard van den Heever has signed for Munster and will join up with his new team-mates after the Currie...

Joubert to ref Bulls v Brumbies

News24 - Pretoria - Craig Joubert will referee the Bulls v Brumbies Super Rugby semi-final at Loftus Versfeld, whilst Steve Walsh will oversee the...

Crusaders blast past Reds

Canterbury - Centre Ryan Crotty scored a brace of tries and Dan Carter ran riot as the Canterbury Crusaders demolished the Queensland Reds 38-9...

Lions ready to tackle Kings

News24 - Johannesburg - The Lions have made a clear statement that they are ready to get back into Super Rugby with the launch...

Ebersohn off to Montpellier

Brenden Nel - SuperSport Bloemfontein - Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské couldn’t have hoped for a worse timing than the news that Robert Ebersohn has taken...

White: Cheetahs conservative

Sydney - News24 - Brumbies coach Jake White said on Thursday it is only a perception that the Cheetahs play running rugby, labelling them...

‘Stormers coaches aren’t idiots’

Rugby365 - Springbok captain Jean de Villiers has hit out at critics of the Stormers coaching staff, suggesting it is time to "start toning...

McCaw returns for Crusaders

Wellington -News24 - New Zealand captain Richie McCaw will make an earlier than expected return to top rugby after being named on the Crusaders'...

Triple injury boost for Bulls

Cape Town - The Bulls will be able to call on Jan Serfontein, Francois Hougaard and Flip van der Merwe for their Super Rugby...

Stop the excuses, Stormers!

Cape Town - Sport24 readers say the Stormers must stop making excuses and accept responsibility for their disappointing Super Rugby Despite the Stormers' strong...

Smith returns against Cheetahs

Canberra - Australia flank George Smith will return to the Brumbies' starting side for Sunday's knock-out playoff against the Cheetahs in Canberra, coach Jake...