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Better known as Bunny, Took over after Pissant went over to the "Dark Side"
Elma Smit interview with Vermeulen on the Player of the year award.

WP fans can blame Wakefield for Vermeulen going to Bulls

Springbok Dauna Vermeulen has explained to Netwerk24 why he opted for the Bulls and not the Stormers for this years Super Rugby competition. Both the Bulls and...

Cape Town 10s – Legends, A Royal Rugby Experience

Founded just over a decade ago, in 2008, the Cape Town 10s is the brainchild of former Springboks Bob Skinstad and Robbie Fleck, and...

Bulls – Another player return injured from Japan

And here we go again...It seems like every week is like déjà vu as the Bulls have reported on Monday that Springbok lock RG Snyman has...

WP Rugby – Sponsor give union ultimatum

Not even the combination of Loving, Egoli and Dallas can dish up this kind of storylines like WP Rugby has over the past two...

Super Rugby format to change

The rumours are out again that SANZAAR will do away with the conference system which will mean that another team is on the chopping...

Plans to launch World League reach crunch time

We first heard about a World League when World Rugby vice chairman Agustin Pichot floated the idea last year in the media. This seems to...

SR Pre-Season Wrap

A few teams started their Super Rugby campaign with friendlies as they prepare for the 2019 competition. Australia - Brumbies beat Rebels The Brumbies beat the...

Late surge gives Kings win over Edinburgh

Yaw Penxe’s scorching late try sealed a stunning victory for the Isuzu Southern Kings as they came from behind to beat Edinburgh Rugby in...

Cheetahs ran away with Zebre in Bloem

The Cheetahs have added another victory for the year when the beat Zebre 61-28 on Saturday. They ran in nine tries to the four of...

World Rugby tweak offside law

World Rugby went about a sneaky way to revise an offside law. Last year the All Blacks were helped by the offside law at ruck...

Strong Cheetahs team to face Zebre

The Toyota Cheetahs will be taking on Zebre Rugby in Round 14 of the Guinness PRO14 Championship on Saturday, 26 January 2019.  The action...

Kings name side for Edinburgh clash

The Isuzu Southern Kings will potentially make six changes to their team that will take on Edinburgh Rugby in Round 14 of the Guinness PRO14 at...

Rule changes for FNB Varsity Cup 2019

FNB Varsity Cup has dropped the Power Play rule and will use the same points system for all competitions in the 2019 season. FNB Varsity...

Hamilton Sevens Fiji takes cup, Blitzbokke ends fourth

Day 2 Fiji outscored USA to take the Cup final in Hamilton on Sunday. It was a repeat of the Cape Town Sevens with Fiji and...

Jacque Fourie gets USA job

Former Springbok centre Jacque Fourie has been named the new defence coach for the USA Eagles. Fourie who won the World Cup in 2007 was...

Hendricks and Specman starts for Bulls in friendly

The Vodacom Bulls will be hosting the Emirates Lions at Loftus on Saturday in their first warmup game for the season. The Bulls coach have...

Stormers start pre-season against combined club side on Saturday

The DHL Stormers will start their preparations for this years Vodacom Super Rugby competition over the weekend with a 27-man squad taking on a...

Emirates Lions side to take on Vodacom Bulls in friendly

The Emirates Lions have announce the team that will take on the Vodacom Bulls this weekend in their first warmup match of the year. Sylvian...

Varsity Cup Pink drive takes to the water, with a Princess!

The Varsity Cup is just around the corner and over the past 11 years the guys from Varsity Cup has supported key issues that...

Schmidt takes him out of consideration for All Black Job

With Steven Hansen leaving his post as head coach for the All Blacks after the World Cup this year, a lot of speculations are...

Three South Africans in Japan training squad

Japan has named a training squad for the Rugby World Cup and included three South African born players in this squad. Wimpie van der Walt,...

DHL Stormers pre-season schedule confirmed

The DHL Stormers will play three warm-up games in preparation for the 2019 Vodacom Super Rugby season. Apart from their clash with the Vodacom Bulls...

Erasmus – Door still open for anyone to make World Cup sqaud

Rassie Erasmus has put the marker down on what he expect players to achieve this year in Super Rugby to make his World Cup...

Bulls will start campaign without Ismaiel

The Vodacom Bulls has suffered their first casualty of the season with Travis Ismaiel to miss a huge part of this years Vodacom Super...

Bastareaud maybe on his way to Sharks

I just decided that I love the silly season in South African rugby with all the rumours coming out while the media are waiting...

Super Rugby Preview – Cell C Sharks

In the next couple of weeks we will look at our franchises and what we can expect from them. 2019 will be a big year...

Weekend Wrap

Here as summary of what happened this weekend so far... Munster wrapped up top spot in Pool 2 of the Champions Cup after they edged Exeter 9-7 at Thomond Park,...

Willemse joins Edinburgh

The Southern Kings have lost another player in hooker Michael Willemse who has according to reports agreed to join Edinburgh from next season. Willemse played...

Good and bad news for Aussies

There is some good news but then also some bad news for the Wallabies coming out of Australia as most franchises started to get...

Update on Jean-Luc injury

A few weeks ago we reported that Jean-Luc du Preez got injured playing for Sale Sharks while on loan to the club. The extend of...

Sale Sharks want two more Boks

There are again some reports of Springboks signing with European clubs, this time around the names of Steven Kitshoff and Akker van der Merwe...

Back in History – From Rugby to Soccer stars

Not many South Africans can boast that they have soccer ties with soccer players that represented England and played for Dagenham, Luton Town, Queens...

Lood speak about Bulls captaincy

The Vodacom Bulls new captain speaks about his captaincy https://youtu.be/5dF-9C_TrmE

Reinach named Premiership Player of the month

If Rassie Erasmus is looking for a number nine to back up Faf de Klerk, then maybe he needs to look at Cobus Reinach. Reinach...

Tahs sign Le Roux Roets

The Waratahs have signed Le Roux Roets on a one-year deal for the 2019 Super Rugby competition. Roets played Currie Cup rugby for the Lions,...

Willemse included in French Six Nations squad

Former Bulls forward Paul Willemse has been included in Jacques Brunel Six Nations squad. Willemse got his French passport late last year that made him...

CJ leaving Griquas coaching team

“It is with regret that the Griquas rugby union announces that we will be parting ways with our recently appointed Forwards Coach, CJ van...

Lions sign Stephan Lewies

With the departure of Springbok Franco Mostert it was not easy to find a replacement for the Lions. The so-called enforcer has been an important...

Super Hero Sunday tickets on sale NOW

Tickets to the much-anticipated Super Hero Sunday Double Header on February 3, hosted by the City of Cape Town at the Cape Town Stadium,...

R.I.P. Springbok great Johan Claasen

A sad way to start the year as we say goodbye to Oom Johan Claassen who died at the age of 89. He was not...

Youth Rugby making waves in Zambia

Earlier, The Academy gave out rugby balls and whistles to Teachers at Jack and Jill School in Kabwe to be used by the kids...

Lood de Jager named Bulls captain

Following the announcement of POTE HUMAN as Vodacom Bulls HEAD COACH a few weeks ago, the Blue Bulls Company would like to now confirm the following positions that will...

Super Rugby 2019 – Who moved to which franchise

With a few weeks till the start of the 2019 Super Rugby we looked at the player transfer. Here is a comprehensive list of Super Rugby...

Cheetahs ready for Zebre

After a good break over the festive season the Cheetahs are back to work preparing for their clash with Zebre this Saturday. Wing Rabz Maxwane...

Davids pick his squad for tour.

With the Southern Hemisphere in hibernation at the moment the Kings and Cheetahs are in the middle of their PRO14 campaign. The Southern Kings will...

Jaguares name squad for 2019 Super Rugby

The Jaguares has made some changes to their Super Rugby squad. They will start their pre-season training this coming week and will want to make...

Faf stay with Sale Sharks till 2023

Sale Sharks has secure the signature of Faf De Klerk till the end of 2023 season. A nominee for the 2018 Player of the year,...

Goodbye 2018, here we come 2019

Standing at the end of 2018 we look back at the year, and although it was not the greatest for South African teams we...

Kempson join the Kings

The Kings will have the service of former Springbok prop Robbie Kempson till the end of the PRO14 season. Kempson will be used as a...

Perfect Christmas present for Americano

Ja, ja I know this is a few days old but thought it would be the perfect present for Americano on Christmas day that...