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Match Preview – Hurricanes v DHL Stormers

The DHL Stormers are on the road and first up is the quality Hurricanes side in Wellington. History will show that South African teams have...

Odedaal back in midfield for Bulls

Midfielder Burger Odendaal and flanker Ruan Steenkamp will make a return to the Vodacom Bulls run-on team against the Chiefs at Loftus Versfeld on...

Match Preview – Blues v Highlanders

The first match for this weekend will be the Blues hosting the Highlanders in another New Zealand derby. The Blues come into the game with...

Vodacom Bulls boosted by returning players

Great news for the Vodacom Bulls as the return after the bye week with the news that several of their injured players are back...

WP Rugby Exco and Board taking the game forward

A fruitful and positive meeting between Independent Directors of the Board of Western Province Professional Rugby and the Western Province Rugby Football Union (WPRFU)...

Aussies to play Samoa before World Cup

With all rugby nations eyes on the World Cup later this year in Japan, national coaches are looking at every single option to make...

Some good news for Chiefs as they go on the road

There is nothing better for a team who goes on tour to the Republic than to get some key players back in the squad,...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – Winning weekend for SA franchises

Only two South Africans franchises was in action this weekend but we can take the bragging rights that we had a perfect weekend. The weekend...

Six Nations Wrap – Exciting end to 2019 Six Nations

It came down to the last round of test matches to decide who will be lifting the Six Nations trophy this weekend. There was a...

Fleck announce DHL Stormers touring squad

A 27-man DHL Stormers touring squad will leave Cape Town on Sunday for a four-week Australasian tour. The group includes all 23 players that did...

Match Report – Brilliant second half comeback from Lions seal win over Rebels

It was one of those comebacks that you do not see often when the Lions fought back from 26-6 to beat the Rebels 36-33...

Match Report – Reds edge Sunwolves in Tokyo

The Queensland Reds have sealed their first win of the season with a thrilling second-half fightback against the Sunwolves in Tokyo. A Hamish Stewart penalty...

Highlanders v Crusaders match CANCELLED

Tonight's Highlanders v Crusaders Investec Super Rugby fixture scheduled to be played at Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium has been cancelled. New Zealand Rugby's Chief Rugby...

Thoughts and prayers to our brothers and sisters in Christchurch

Waking up to the mass shooting in Christchurch we are without words. It is sickening....our thoughts and prayers are with all our brothers and sisters...

Match Report – DHL Stormers with bonus point win over Jaguares

The DHL Stormers played some great rugby on Friday to secure a bonus point win over the Jaguares. It was not all perfect but when...

Do-or-die for some in this weekend’s Gold Cup

The unforgiving nature of the new-look SSG Gold Cup, presented by Blu Approved & M4Jam means that a number of top clubs enter Saturday’s...

Match Report – Brumbies squeeze a win over Tahs

After a couple of losses the Brumbies were able to get one over the Waratahs at home when they beat them 19-13 on Friday. With...

Match Report – Chiefs, Hurricanes play to a draw

At last we were able to see the Chiefs playing the rugby we expected from them all season when they faced the Hurricanes at...

Match Preview – Emirates Lions v Rebels

The Lions are up against the Rebels this weekend and coach De Bruin keeping faith in his young guns. Wandisile Simelane had a bit of...

Match Preview – Highlanders v Crusaders

One of those mouthwatering matchups we like to see in this competition, Highlanders hosting the high flying Crusaders on Saturday. The Highlanders may only have...

Match Preview – Sunwolves v Reds

The Sunwolves are back in Tokyo this weekend to face the Reds on Saturday morning. Coming back from a two week tour to New Zealand...

Legends score a win in Ballito

The South African Rugby Legends Association (SARLA) returned to Sugar Rush Park this past Saturday, 9 March 2019, where they played an exhibition match...

Match Preview – DHL Stormers v Jaguares

With the Jaguares lost against the Lions, we can expect that they will come out fighting on Friday evening when they play the Stormers...

Supa Quick new title sponsor of Premier Interschools

Supa Quick has announced a two-year sponsorship of the Premier Interschools Rugby Series, which showcases the 12 highest profile school rugby matches each year. Since...

Match Preview – Brumbies v Waratahs

The Waratahs are traveling this week when they face the Brumbies. Coming off back to back wins the Waratahs will go with confidence to face...

Kitshoff back in Stormers

Stormers coach Robbie Fleck had made four changes to his side that beat the Sharks two weeks back. The biggest of the four sees the...

Ward suspended for five weeks

As if it was not enough that the Sharks was outplayed at Loftus last weekend they got some more bad news that their centre...

Match Preview – Chiefs v Hurricanes

The Chiefs are back at home and will be facing the Hurricanes this Friday in round 5. With rumours going around that coach Cooper has...

Chiefs coach lost his dresssing room?

It is difficult enough to get supporters behind you when you are zero from four matches in New Zealand even more so when rumours...

In conversation with Blitzbok Stedman Gans

Auntie Avril Fillies has spoken to Stedman-Ghee Rivett Gans before they went to Canada to play in the Vancouver Sevens which they won over...

Gold Cup Round 1 Results

SA Rugby club championship, The Gold Cup started this weekend which sees the top clubs fighting it out for the Championship. Here is the Results...

Preview FNB Varsity Cup Round 6

Monday and it is time for FNB Varsity Cup again today. The two feature games today will be FNB UWC v FNB CUT at 16:45...

Ireland stay in the running with win over France

Ireland will go into the final round with an outside chance of claiming the Six Nations title following a dominant 26-14 triumph over France at the Aviva Stadium on...

Brilliant Blitzboks take Vancouver Sevens Title

The Blitzboks continued their good form from day one and won the Canadian Sevens in the early hours of Monday morning. https://twitter.com/WorldRugby7s/status/1104930215132913665 They had the perfect...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – Bulls lead the way

Sure the 'braaivleis vure' burned long into the night in Pretoria on Saturday night after the Vodacom Bulls made it three wins out of...

Watch Sharks Press Conference

Sharks coach Robert du Preez addresses the media after his side’s 37-14 loss to the Vodacom Bulls at Loftus. https://youtu.be/oTwSsI05r_E Supplied By:

Watch the Bulls Press Conference

Vodacom Bulls coach Pote Human and captain Handré Pollard address the media after their 37-14 victory against the Sharks at Loftus. https://youtu.be/9Kuo529dU0Q Supplied By:

England keeps title chase alive

England returned to the victory trail in the Six Nations when they claimed a 57-14 bonus-point win over Italy at Twickenham on Saturday. https://youtu.be/K6MO2mdvv0k As the scoreline suggests, this was a...

Wales keep Grand Slam dreams alive

Wales consolidated their position at the top of the Six Nations standings courtesy of a hard-fought 18-11 win over Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday. https://youtu.be/q1bko8NZYCc In an attritional affair, characterised by...

Blitzboks strike form in Canada

It was three from three for the Blitzboks in Canada by the time most South Africans woke up on Sunday morning.

Match Report – Bulls too good for Sharks at Loftus

The Bulls got their third straight win over South African sides on Saturday when they beat the Sharks at Loftus 37-14.

Match Report – Lions win try-fest at Emirates Park

It was a try-fest at Emirates Airline Park which saw 13 tries scored but at the end it was the Lions that...

Match Report – Waratahs get win over Reds

The Waratahs came out winners when they beat the Reds on Saturday 28-17. It was not pretty but at...

Match Report – Ioane four tries sink Sunwolves

Rieko Ioane scored four tries in the match to give the Blues the first win of the season over the Sunwolves.

Match Report – Crusaders put 50 against Chiefs

The Crusaders send out a strong message to the rest of the teams in the competition when they put fifty past the...

RUPA slams “unsubstantiated” match fixing allegations

UPDATED: The Rugby Union Players' Association (RUPA) has slammed a report that alleged the Wallabies were investigated for match fixing after losing a...

Match Report – Rebels fight back again to take win against Brumbies

It was Déjà vu for the Brumbies on Friday when they build a nice lead like in round 1 against the Rebels...

Match Report – Barrett steals it for the Hurricanes

It was a close game throughout the eighty minutes and only a last minute penalty from Barrett that separated the two teams...

Preview – Emirates Lions v Jaguares

It is a huge match for the Lions against the Jaguares this weekend in Johannesburg. They have now lost...

New Zealand Rugby reject America’s inclusion in World League – report

New Zealand Rugby has rejected the inclusion of the United States in the controversial World League proposal, according to a report.