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Sharks without ‘Beats’ and Akker for Lions

The Cell C Sharks have the Emirates Lions in Durban as they are back in action after their tour and a bye. It is not...

Oom Rugby – Job shadow with Siya

Hi guys. Siya Kolisi had a great game this weekend against the Crusaders so I thought this is a good time to take a...

Crusaders players to be investigated for bad behaviour

The Crusaders seems to be in some kind of trouble following their 19-all draw against the Stormers on Saturday. Two separate reports surface after the...

SuperSport Challenge Round 4 Wrap

It was another interesting weekend of rugby and a few surprises that came our way as well. Weekend Results 19 EP 52 - 3 WOLFSON STADIUM BORDER 19 LEOPARDS 50 - 52 IMPALA RUGBY...

Pumas beat Golden Lions to stay unbeaten

The champions iSG Pumas has remained unbeaten so far in this years competition after beating the Xerox Golden Lions 51-33 on Saturday. It was a...

Griquas in great form beating Blue Bulls

The Tafel Lager Griquas kept their unbeaten record when they beat the Vodacom Blue Bulls 38-17 on Saturday at Tafel Lager Park. They started strong...

Match Report – Stormers and Crusaders play to a draw

It was a game that never stopped giving and only a TMO call prevented the Crusaders form winning this. At the end the Stormers...

Match Report – Highlanders made Lions work hard for win

The Lions had to work hard but got the win to stay in the race for the top spot in the South African conference....

Match Report – Foley boot secure win for Waratahs

It was a game where the scores changed more than your wife deciding what dress to wear on a Saturday evening. From the start there...

Match Report – Blues with bonus point win over Chiefs

The Blues finally got a win over the Chiefs for the first time since 2011 when they beat them at home 23-8 on Saturday The...

Match Report – Bulls start tour with win over Rebels

From the start of the match the Bulls put in a massive effort on the defence and that would be telling for the Rebels...

Match Report – Jaguares top of SA conference, for now after beating Hurricanes

The Jaguares came out of Friday and surprise a few when they beat the Hurricanes in their own back yard. They just outplayed the...

Match Preview – DHL Stormers v Crusaders

The Crusaders are in South Africa and after last weeks demolition of the Vodacom Bulls they turn their attention to the DHL Stormers this...

Match Preview – Emirates Lions v Highlanders

The Highlanders are on the road and their first visit is to to Johannesburg where the Lions are waiting for them. The Lions came back...

Koen: Junior Springboks’ preparation on track for Argentina

Louis Koen, SA Rugby’s high performance manager and Junior Bok assistant coach, said the SA U20s team have taken big strides in their preparation...

Match Preview – Reds v Waratahs

Reds v Waratahs is almost the same as Bulls v Stormers, they do not like each other much. With all that have been going on...

Match Preview – Blues v Chiefs

The Blues have the Chiefs this weekend at home in a must win for both sides who are dwelling at the bottom of the...

Match Preview – Rebels v Vodacom Bulls

The Rebels and Vodacom Bulls are facing off this weekend and they have all to play for as we getting closer to the playoffs. Both...

Four star players commits to Isuzu Southern Kings

The Isuzu Southern Kings have secure the signatures of CJ Velleman, Tango Balekile, Yaw Penxe and Sibusiso Sithole. Penxe who was the top try-scorer for...

Match Preview – Hurricanes v Jaguares

The Hurricanes will be hosting the Jaguares this weekend and they will have to do it without Beauden Barrett. The Jaguares have lost their first...

Bulls without RG for 2020

The Bulls had a busy Tuesday, loosing top players faster than the ANC is loosing voters. With conformation already that Pollard, De Jager, Kriel and...

Morne return to Loftus

With the news that Handre Pollard is leaving for France after the World Cup some good news came form Loftus when they confirmed Springbok...

Du Preez twins sign loan deal with Sale Sharks

The Du Preez twins have signed a deal with Sale Sharks for the 2019/20 Gallagher Premiership but it is only a loan deal. They will...

Proteas team doctor: Rabada should be fit for World Cup

Proteas Team Doctor Mohammed Moosajee says he expects Kagiso Rabada to fully fit for the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, which begins later this...

Pollard agree to join Montpellier

Montpellier announced that Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard has agreed to join the club. Montpellier owner Mohed Altrad said Pollard had agreed in principle to join...

SARLA Powers the wheels of change in the KAP SANI2C

From its humble beginnings as a trail run in 1998, the dream of avid mountain biker, Farmer Glen, KAP sani2c’s inaugural event was launched...

Sale Sharks signs another Springbok

Sale Sharks are continuing to bolster their team for next season with the signing of Springbok and Cell C Sharks prop Coenie Oosthuizen. He follows...

Saracens take third Champions Cup

Saracens became the first English club to win the Heineken Champions Cup on three occasions after a 20-10 victory over Leinster Rugby at St....

Match Report – Lions win ding-dong battle against Waratahs

It was a tough old match for the Lions after their bye week but they had enough to get pass the Waratahs when they...

Match Report – Sharks again their own worst enemy

The Sharks can only blame themselves for loosing the game against the Chiefs after again making just too many handling errors on...

Match Report – Highlanders hold off Jaguares for the win

The Highlanders started well with ball in hand showing that they will run the ball all day from anywhere on the field.

Clermont clinch third Challenge Cup

Clermont has won their third European Challenge Cup on Friday night when they beat La Rochelle 36-16 at St. James's Park.

Match Report – Classy Crusaders demolish Bulls at Loftus

Do not know what was worst, the screaming announcer at Loftus or the poor defence from the Bulls. The...

Match Report – Rebels take win at home over Reds

The Rebels was just too strong for the Reds on Friday when they beat them 30-24. Poor discipline also...

Match Report – Hurricanes work hard for away win against Blues

The game started with some pretty impressive play from the Blues who dominated the first fifteen minutes. They were...

EPCR Final Preview – Clermont v Rochelle

Clermont will be going out to clinch their third European Rugby Challenge Cup when they face La Rochelle at St James'Parkin Newcastle.

Match Preview – Emirates Lions v Waratahs

It is a huge test that awaits the Lions in Johannesburg this weekend when they are back at home against the Waratahs.

Nortje ruled out of ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup; Morris called up

Standard Bank Proteas fast bowler, Anrich Nortje, has been ruled out of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup due to a hand...

Match Preview – Chiefs v Cell C Sharks

It is going to be a match the Sharks wants to win before they return to South Africa for their final games.

Match Preview – Highlanders v Jaguares

The draw against the Chiefs last week did not help the cause for the Highlanders which makes this a very important clash...

Match Preview – Vodacom Bulls v Crusaders

This Friday Loftus faithful will welcome the champions and form team this year the Crusaders and it is going to be a...

Match Preview – Rebels v Reds

When the Rebels welcome the Reds on Friday they will have in the back of their minds that they have won 5...

Match Preview – Blues v Hurricanes

It is crunch-time in Super Rugby and as always more so in the New Zealand conference. The first match this weekend sees...

Bulls v Saders – Get your bums on the seats this Friday

Pretoria is going to be a buzz of excitement on Friday evening as the Vodacom Bulls prep to take on the Crusaders at Loftus...

Brits and Jenkins back in Bulls team for Crusaders

Vodacom Bulls coach has not waste any time to select Schalk Brits and Jason Jenkins in his starting team for the important clash with...

Buthelezi to lead Junior Boks at U20 World Champs

Phendulani Buthelezi will lead the Junior Springbok World Rugby U20 Championship squad, which features four players who participated in the tournament last year, for...

Peyper and Jonker make World Cup referee squad for Japan 2019

World Rugby has announced their squad of 23 match officials for the upcoming World Cup in Japan. The 23 match officials will do duty in...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – Inconsistency the order of the day

Another week with mixed results not just for the South African sides but all through the competition.       One can understand with National interest towards the...

SuperSport Challenge – Round 2 Wrap

The top teams started to show there worth in round 2 fo this years SuperSport Rugby Challenge. ROUND 2 SUMMARY: Western Province kept followed up the...

Match Report – Stormers their own worst enemy

It was a game that never really got going with the Jaguares at the end beating the Stormers 30-25. A game with both side just...