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

Jones drop Brown from squad to face Springboks

We are use to England coach Eddie Jones springing some surprises through the years and on Tuesday he dropped another, leaving Mike Brown out...

One Shark and three Bulls on loan to European clubs

Sale Sharks and Stade Francais have secured the signatures of four South Africans on a short term contract. Robert has signed a 3 month contract and will...

Future is bright for DHL WP

Despite the disappointment of losing the Currie Cup Final at DHL Newlands, there is much to be positive about after the 2018 campaign. DHL Western...

Rassie talks about facing England

Rassie talks about facing England this week. https://youtu.be/OxFeWxhEGow

Jones believes England in best condition for Springbok test

Speaking to the english media, England coach Eddie Jone believes his players are in the best condition since he took charge of the team. England...

Golden Lions coach gets full-time call-up to Junior Boks

Bafana Nhleko, head coach of the victorious Xerox Golden Lions Under 21 side that won the SA Under 21 Championship at Newlands on Saturday,...

Three uncapped Province players in Rassie Springbok Squad

The uncapped trio of Sergeal Petersen (wing), Ruhan Nel (centre) and JD Schickerling (lock) were on Saturday named in the Springbok squad of 36...

Cheetahs finally get first win in PRO14

The Toyota Cheetahs registered their first win of this year PRO14 competition after beating Cardiff Blues 21-10 on Saturday. The Cheetahs got off to a...

Sharks 2018 Currie Cup Champions

The Sharks did on Saturday what Province did to them last year in winning the Currie Cup away from home 17-12. It was a tight...

All Blacks beat Aussies in Japan

Beauden Barrett's ability to engineer an outstanding 58th minute try produced the winning advantage to push the All Blacks clear of a competitive Australia...

Fiji claim 2018 NRC title

The Fijian Drua have won the 2018 National Rugby Championship after defeating Queensland Country 36 to 26 in the Final at Churchill Park, Lautoka...

Brits will play Super Rugby for Stormers in 2019

Springbok hooker Schalk Brits has confirmed that he will play his Super Rugby next year in Cape Town with the Stormers. This comes after the...

Scarlets take dramatic win over Southern Kings in PE

Scarlets came from behind to beat the Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday 41-34. It was three lates tries that sank the Kings after...

Finally Bulls confirm Vermeulen signing for 2019 Super Rugby

it seems the worst kept secrets always come out of South Africa. After weeks of speculations the Blue Bulls finally conformed that Springbok Duane Vermeulen...

Dobson explain Willemse selection at inside centre

There was a buzz on Thursday after John Dobson announced his team for Saturday Currie Cup final against the Sharks. Dobson picked Damian Willemse at...

Stander to 10 as Willemse moves to 12

Notshe and Jano Vermaak will make a welcome return to Western Province side when they face the Sharks in the Currie Cup final this...

ASICS extend partnership with SA Rugby

Great news for the Springboks and SA Rugby came on Thursday when ASICS renewed their partnership for a further five years. The new agreement –...

It’s Currie Cup finals time….

There has been plenty of talking on how the Currie Cup has lost its class over not the last couple of weeks but years. In...

Jean Deysel calls it a day on his career

South African loose forward Jean Deysel has retired from all forms of rugby with immediate effect, his club Ulster reported on Wednesday. Deysel have played...

Human or Theron for Bulls coaching gig?

After Saturday's semi final at Newlands Blue Bulls coach Pote Human made it clear that he want to coach the Bulls in the Super...

Aplon, Reinach to join Boks?

As per norm a week before a Springbok squad is announced the media will speculate on who will be the surprise selection and if...

Wallabies loose Hodge for November test

Cheika Wallabies have suffered a major blow with the news that Reece Hodge will miss out on the one-off test against the All Blacks...

Queensland to meet Fiji Drua in NRC Final

The 2018 National Rugby Championship Final will be contested between the Fijian Drua and Queensland Country after two intense semifinals this weekend. For the first...

Vermeulen back, Beast out

A preliminary Springbok training squad of 20 for the forthcoming Castle Lager Outgoing Tour to the United Kingdom and France was announced on Sunday,...

Province win epic 100 min semi to host final next week

Last week Province only needed 40 minutes to earn a win and a bonus points against the Blue Bulls at Loftus, this week they...

Sharks power through to this years Currie Cup Final

It was two tries from Daniel Du Preez and Sbu Nkosi that gave the Sharks the win against the Lions to advance to next weeks...

Tigers see off Scarlets

Leicester Tigers got their Champions Cup campaign back on track when they claimed a 45-27 victory over the Scarlets at Welford Road on Friday. In...

SWD Eagle take First Devision trophy

It was magical scenes in George when the SWD Eagles came from behind on Friday night to win the Currie Cup Fist Devision against...

Cloete extend his Munster stay

Former Southern Kings flanker Chris Cloete will stay with Munster until 2022 after extending his contract with the club. He came to Munster in 2017...

Preview Currie Cup SF – DHL WP v Vodacom Blue Bulls

In the second semi final this weekend DHL Western Province will host the Vodacom Blue Bulls at Newlands. It is a repeat of last weeks...

SARLA appoints John Smit to board

It is with great pride that the South African Rugby Legends Association (SARLA) announces the appointment of retired rugby legend, John Smit, to the...

Preview Currie Cup SF1 – Cell C Sharks v Xerox Golden Lions

It is playoffs this weekend and we will have the Cell C Sharks taking on the Xerox Golden Lions as well as the DHL...

Currie Cup SF – Golden Lions welcome three Springboks for Semi

The Golden Lions have included Springboks Elton Jantjies, Aphiwe Dyantyi and Warren Whiteley in their team for Saturday facing the Sharks in the Currie...

Currie Cup SF – Nyakane moves to loosehead for Blue Bulls

The Blue Bulls will be coming to Newlands to upset the tournament favourites, Western Province on Saturday. Bulls coach Human has opted to move Springbok...

Currie Cup SF – Leyds and Agustus back for Province

Defending champions Western Province have made four changes to their side to host the Blue Bulls in the second semi final this weekend. Coach Dobson...

Currie Cup SF – Du Preez move Bosch back to fullback

The Sharks will be facing the Golden Lions on Saturday in the first semi final for this years Currie Cup. Securing a home semi final...

England name squad for November Internationals

England coach Eddie Jones has named a 36-man squad to play in the November Internationals. There first test will be against the Springboks and the...

Townsend include three uncapped players

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend named three uncapped players in his squad of 40 players for the November test. Sam Skinner, Sam Johnson and Blade Thomson...

Gatland name his squad for November test

Wales coach Gatland have named his squad for the November test series which will include two uncapped players in Luke Morgan and Jonah Holmes. Gatland...

Jake – Rassie’s Boks ready for RWC

One of the most meaningful things I ever got was a letter after my first Test in New Zealand as Springbok coach. Doug Howlett...

Huge clashes expected in Durban and Cape Town

It is Currie Cup semi finals this weekend with the four Super Rugby franchises, Currie Cup sides contesting for this year's championship. The Golden Lions...

England without Vunipola for November test

Eddie Jone will be without Saracens number eight Billy Vunipola who has been ruled out for 12 weeks after suffering a broken arm against Glasgow on Sunday. He...

Saffa’s abroad – Kwagga helps dismantle Coetzee’s Eagles

SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend’s European Champions Cup, European Challenge Cup and Japanese Top League matches involving South African players. EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS CUP Pool...

Wrap – European Championship Cup and Challenge

European Championship kicked off this weekend and here is the wrap from round 1 Glasgow Warriors 3-13 Saracens The trio of Gallagher Premiership Rugby victories was...

Currie Cup semi finals decided

DHL Western Province have ended the Currie Cup season unbeaten with 30 log points. Not even Mother Nature could stop the Province side on Saturday...

Bulls still hopeful to sign Brits and have Le Roux on their radar

It seems the Bulls have already secured Springbok Daune Vermeulen for next years Super Rugby tournament  and they are not done recruiting yet. Sunday newspaper...

Province awarded the win after lightning stops proceedings at Loftus

I was lucky or is it unlucky enough to be sitting at Loftus when I witness the first time I can remember a game...

Sharks wat to good for Griquas in Kimberley

The Cell C Sharks was ruthless in their victory over Griquas on Saturday in Kimberley when they ran away with things beating Griquas 41-11. The...

WP wing get lengthy ban

Western Province under-19 wing Christian Ambadiang will only be allowed to play rugby again in March after being found guilty of serious foul play. According to Netwerk24, Ambadiang...
Elma Smit interview with Vermeulen on the Player of the year award.

Vermeulen set to sign with Bulls

According toNetwerk24 Vermeulen is set to play for the next two years in Pretoria. In August, a report indicated that the Bulls, in partnership with SA...