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Sharks 30, Griquas 32

The old lady is back.  Currie Cup 2013 kicks off with the Sharks hosting Griquas. Recent results: 2012: Sharks won 42-3, Durban 2012: Griquas won 22-15, Kimberley 2011:...

Lions 18, Kings 23

The equation is simple.  The Lions just need a win while the Kings need to win by 8 or more.  The loser, is out...

SR Final: Chiefs 27, Brumbies 22

Super Rugby 2013 comes to a close with the defending champions favourites to make it a double - but can Jake's Brumbies deliver a...

McCaw off the bench for Saders

The 2013 Investec Super Rugby Qualifiers have arrived and six teams are now vying for the coveted championship title. This Saturday 20th July...

Pollard back at 12 for semi

There are five changes in the starting line-up of the Junior Springboks to play against Wales in the IRB Junior World Championship rugby semi-final...

Bad news for Arno

Springbok loose forward Arno Botha has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2013 season after rupturing ligaments in his knee during...

Kirsten blow for Baby Boks

Junior Springbok lock Jannes Kirsten will miss the rest of the IRB Junior World Championship (JWC) in France because of a facial injury, the...

Argentina 26 v England 51

England blasted the Argies off the park last weekend which I am sure will motivate them to deliver a better performance this time around. Recent...

Boks 30 v Scotland 17

The score between these two teams in recent years have been very close, but the Boks should be way too good at home and...

Samoa 39 v Italy 10

After their impressive win over Scotland last week, Samoa will aim to take two Northern Hemisphere scalps as they face off against Italy. Recent results: 2009:...

Waratahs 17 v B&I Lions 47

The Lions have two more warm-up games to get through - and these might prove to be the toughest. Recent results: 2001: British & Irish Lions...

All Blacks 30 v France 0

France have selected a much stronger side, but the All Blacks are still the bookies favourite to take the series. Recent Results: 2013: New Zealand won...

Japan 23 v Wales 8

Japan got desperately close a week ago - can they finally get one over a tier 1 country? Recent results: 2013: Wales won 22-18, Osaka 2007: Wales...

Baby Boks into semi’s

The South African Under-20 team overcame a committed France team in front of their home crowd to record a third successive victory and clinch...

Boks make 5 changes

The Springbok team to face Scotland in Nelspruit on Saturday shows five changes, three of them on the bench, from the match-23 which beat...

Coaching: The poisoned chalice

Reds coach, Ewen McKenzie, shares some great insights into rugby coaching and just how tough it is. SMH Coaching is a constant roller-coaster ride, so there...

Plumtree gone after Super Rugby

The Sharks confirmed through a media statement that Brendan Venter will start in his new role as DOR in August also assuming the role...

Schreuder replaces Hougie

DHL Western Province scrumhalf Louis Schreuder has been called up to the Springbok squad in the place of the injured Francois Hougaard. The uncapped Schreuder...

Plumtree’s time is up

Sharks coach John Plumtree will leave his position at the end of the season after his contract was not renewed, new chief executive officer...

Sharks appoint Brendan Venter

Former Springbok centre Brendan Venter has been appointed as Director of Rugby at the Sharks. Sport24 The Sharks confirmed the news via their official Twitter handle on...

The time has come to say goodbye

I never thought that I would have to write something like this one day – but the time has come for me to say...

Beale included, Cooper booted

Kurtley Beale was added to Robbie Deans' final Wallabie squad for the B&I Lions series but there was no place for Quade Cooper. Sport24 James Horwill...

The perfect Father’s Day gift!

Wondering what to get for that sporting-mad man in the house? It’s easy - Gallo Images and SuperSport have collaborated to produce a South African...

Piet van Zyl called up to Boks

Piet van Zyl, scrumhalf of the Toyota Free State Cheetahs, has been called up to the Springbok squad in Mpumalanga in the place of...

Force 13 v Waratahs 28

For some reason there is still Super Rugby on - well, Oz Super Rugby. Teams: Force: 15 Jayden Hayward, 14 Patrick Dellit, 13 Ben Jacobs,...

USA 12 v Ireland 15

The USA juniors might have received a spanking at the U/20 World Cup from the Baby Boks, but their senior team will look for...

Argentina 3 v England 32

The last match in this Super Saturday of test rugby sees the Argies taking on England looking for their first win over the colonial...

Springboks 44 v Italy 10

A new-look Bok side will host Italy in the second game in Durban this weekend in what promises to be a great spectacle. Previous results 2010:...

Scotland 17 v Samoa 27

It is a first time we have a double-header test match rugby day in South Africa at the same venue - this series kicks...

Reds 12 v B&I Lions 22

The British and Irish Lions continue their tour down-under with a warm-up match against the Reds and no doubt all eyes will be on...

All Blacks 23 v France 13

Test rugby is back and we kick off the weekend with the All Blacks hosting the French. Recent results: 2011: New Zealand won 8-7, Auckland 2011: New...

Japan v Wales

It's an historic event as the hosts of the Rugby World Cup in 2019 will look for their first victory over a major rugby...

Alberts crocked, Arno starts

Uncapped loose forward Arno Botha has been called into the Springbok starting team in the place of the injured Willem Alberts for Saturday’s Castle...

Brumbies v Rebels

A weekend of useless Super Rugby kicks off with one of two Aussie derby's (next one on Sunday) where an understrength Brumbies hosts an...

Chiliboy off to France

The Blue Bulls Company (Pty) Ltd announced on Thursday that Vodacom Bulls and Vodacom Blue Bulls hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle did not accept an offer...

Reds announce team for B&I match

The St.George Queensland Reds have announced a strong 23-man line-up for their historic tour match against The British & Irish Lions at Suncorp Stadium...

Willie makes Bok debut

Five uncapped players, two of them in the starting line-up, have been selected in the Springbok team to face Italy in the opening round...

Steph du Toit out injured

MTN Golden Lions lock Franco van der Merwe, currently on loan to The Sharks, has been called up to the Springbok squad in the...

Higginbotham out for rest of 2013

Qantas Wallabies loose forward Scott Higginbotham is out of rugby for the rest of the year, while RaboDirect Rebels lock Hugh Pyle still remains...

Rebels make 10 changes for Brumbies

The RaboDirect Rebels have made ten changes for this Friday night's clash against the Australian Conference leaders, the ACT Brumbies. Following injuries to Scott Higginbotham,...

New look Tahs named to take on Force

Pat McCutcheon will lead the HSBC Waratahs for the first time when they take on the Force in Perth this Sunday. The 25-year-old breakaway will...

Force team to tackle B&I Lions

The Emirates Western Force has included six Test players for their historic tour match against the British & Irish Lions at Patersons Stadium on...

Ebersohn called up to Bok squad

Toyota Free State Cheetahs centre Robert Ebersohn has been called up to the Springbok squad currently preparing for the Castle Lager Incoming Series in...

Kanko drafted into Sevens squad

The Springbok Sevens team started their preparations for the Rugby World Cup Sevens at the Stellenbosch Academy of Sport on Monday. Treu has called on...

Chean Roux joins Bok management

Former Varsity Cup-winning Maties head coach and a current member of SARU’s High Performance Mobi-unit, Chean Roux, has been added to the Springbok Team...

Bulls cement their place at the top

The Vodacom Bulls firmed their grip on the top position of the South African conference on Saturday by beating closet rivals, the Toyota Cheetahs...

Meyer names 9 uncapped players in Bok squad

Nine uncapped players, six of whom have not been part of the national set-up before, have been included in a 34-man Springbok squad for...

Cheetahs 25 v Bulls 30

Game of the weekend if you are South African. It is going to be one hell of a physical battle as the Cheetahs search...

Stormers 19 v Kings 11

Cape Town represents a swimming pool today, which will make this match very interesting. Teams: Stormers: 15 Joe Pietersen, 14 Gio Aplon, 13 Jean de...

Reds v Rebels

The Rebels have the knack to cause an upset against more fancied teams - the Reds who has now fallen some way behind the...