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Halfpenny out for Boks clash

Wales fullback Leigh Halfpenny will not be available for this weekend test. The star fullback has suffered a concussion from a late hit by Aussie...

Rugby Legends cycle for change

With the annual strenuous and demanding 606km Ride for MRP Foundation just less than a month away, the South African Rugby Legends Association (SARLA)...

Oom Rugby – Boks caught with pants down

Oom Rugby writes for All out Rugby Hi guys. This weekend the Boks walked away from Murrayfield with a good victory against one of the...

We pick our test side for Scotland test…

We try again our hand at coaching as we pick our test side for this weekends test against the Scotch. We asked Jade, Rhyno and...

Vermeulen, Specman and Hendricks in Vodacom Bulls training sqaud

The Bulls have done some requiting for next year's Super Rugby and although they have no coach yet but they have the names of...

A week later…..World Rugby can now comment on referees decisions

Know it is not a nice thing to say but it felt somewhat good that England got a TMO decision on Saturday that cost...

Preview – England v All Blacks

It is a test match that many wanted since Eddie Jones took over the England side but to be honest at the moment it...

Preview – Scotland v Fiji

Scotland has been one of the most improved sides in the world of rugby since Gregor Townsend took over as coach but started the...

Preview – Wales v Australia

One of the big clashes this weekend will be the Aussies going to the Principality Stadium to take on the Welsh. Australia have not had...

We pick our test side for Saturday

With the disappointment of the lost against England in the past we look forward to how Rassie Erasmus will react this weekend against France. There...

All Blacks and Namibia in a fight for world record

Who would have though that the All Blacks will be up against Namibia for a record for the most tries? Well that is exactly what...

Ruggaworld Q&A – Avril Fillies in conversation with Blitsbok James Murphy

Avril Fillies has caught up with Springbok Sevens James Murvey. James made his debut for the Blitzbokke at the 2018 Hong Kong Sevens.   Avril -...

Ruggaworld – Our prediction for England v Springbok

The Springboks take on England on Saturday and we try our hand at predicting the outcome. Clayton, Jade, Rhyno, Morne and Jacques gives us their...

SA Legends gearing up for World Rugby Classic in Bermuda

In a few short days, between the 4th -10th November 2018, many of the worlds greatest and legendary rugby players will meet on the...

Cheika call upon experience Ashley Cooper for EOY tour

Micheal Cheika has recall utility back Adam Ashley Cooper to the squad that will tour the UK this November. Ashley Cooper is a veteran of...

Surprises? not really if you understand Erasmus

Trying to make sense in any coach selection is difficult and so much more when it comes to the Springboks. There was a few surprises...

All three Du Preez brothers to start for Sharks in final

The Sharks have named their side to challenge Province for the Currie Cup title this weekend. The great news for the Sharks is that Jean-Luc...

SBW earns his 50th cap for All Blacks in Yokohama

Joe Moody returns to the All Black team for this Saturdays Bledisloe Cup test in Yokohama. A thumb injury kept him out of the last...

Folua moves to midfield for All Black test

Australia head coach Micheal Cheika has named his side to take on the All Blacks in Japan this weekend. He has yet again moved Istael...

Ireland pick 42-man squad for summer test series

Ireland has named their 42 man squad ahead of next month test series against Argentina, New Zealand and Italy. The 42 man squad includes three...

Jones loses another player for Springbok clash

Eddie Jone said last week that it is easy to beat the Springboks, I think he my just be  starting to rethink that after...

South African flavour in World XV team to take on Japan

Friday the World XV will be facing Japan in Osaka and a few South Africans will be in the lineup. Ariaan Strauss, Lionel Cronje, Herald...

Jaco Peyper to take the whistle for Currie Cup final

Jaco Peyper will be in charge of his fourth Currie Cup final when he takes the whistle this weekend in Cape Town. Saturday will see...

Cooper gets Rebels contract

Quade Cooper will be playing Super Rugby again in 2019. Cooper has signed a one year deal with the Rebels. The 70 test veteran was...

Lions ready to fight tooth and nail to keep Mostert

The union believes there are ‘irregularities’ with the Springbok’s move to England, especially given that his agent has been suspended for three years write Rudolph...

Province beat Bulls to secure Brits signature

It is going to be a huge clash this weekend at Loftus when the Blue Bulls host WP in the last round of Currie...

SA RUGBY LEGENDS- A Legendary victory against Tuks

On the eve of the much-anticipated Springbok match against New Zealand, our South African Rugby Legends added additional excitement with an impressive and legendary...

Black legend: Ronnie Korkee

In the seventh instalment of a series on black rugby legends, GARY BOSHOFF from SARugbyMAG looks back at the career of former SARU scrumhalf Ronnie Korkee. EARLY...

Elton back for Lions

There are a few permutations when we head to the clash between the Golden Lions and Pumas this weekend but the bottom line is...

Ackers has it right: Mitch is a big loss

John Mitchell arrived in London to take up his new gig as the England defence coach last week to a ringing endorsement from another...

All Blacks loose forward Sam Cane set to make full recovery following surgery on...

All Blacks flanker Sam Cane has begun the road to recovery after suffering a neck fracture in Sunday's comeback win over the Springboks, reports...

Oom Rugby – All Blacks exploited tiny margins

Oom Rugby writes for All out Rugby Hi guys. The loss to the All Blacks on Saturday gave us two conflicting emotions. The Boks played...

The 1014 guys thoughts during Loftus test

If you have some time it will be worth your while to take a look at the guys from 1014 chaps analysing the Pretoria...

What more must Dobson do to get recognised by WP Rugby?

As supporters we may not always have the inside information on why the decisions are made on which players or coaches Unions contract, but...

Nabetragting – Reality, Springboks throw it away

What a great test match we witness at Loftus on Saturday, a classic in all sense of the word. But even though we could praise...

Nabetragting – Super Rugby Week 2

Super Rugby got into the full swing of things when the Aussie and New Zealand conferences joined the party this past weekend. It was an...

Nabetragting – Super Rugby Week 1

Super Rugby is not won in February but we had three of South African teams in action this past Saturday and a mixed bag...

Keep it simple then you can evolve

I was looking at the past two seasons of the Lions to try and see what did Ackermann do make this team so successful...

Louw big blow for Stormers

Stormers coach Robbie Fleck has bemoaned the injury to tighthead prop Wilco Louw as a blow to their already-depleted front row stocks. Louw came off...

Stomers and Bulls play to a draw

There was no separating the DHL Stormers and the Vodacom Bulls in an entertaining pre-season encounter in Wellington, which ended in a 26-26 deadlock. Both...

Sharks beat Racing 92 in pre-season match

In an entertaining Natixis Cup challenge match in Hong Kong on Saturday, the Cell C Sharks saw off Racing 92 with a fairly emphatic...

Emirates Lions sign new sponsor

World Sports Betting, SA’s Leading Online Sportsbook have announced the signing of Lions Rugby Company as their official sports betting partner for the next...

Vodacom Red Rewards are back this Vodacom Super Rugby season

Another thrilling season of Vodacom Super Rugby is about to kick off, and 2018 promises to be filled with big hits and even bigger...

Snyman, Smit to start for Vodacom Bulls

Springboks RG Snyman and Roelof Smit will both start for the Vodacom Bulls on Saturday in Wellington when they face the DHL Stormers in...

Stormers ready for pre-season match against Bulls

Both the DHL Stormers and a DHL Western Province Invitational team will be in action in a pre-season double-header at Boland Park in Wellington...

The plan was for Coetzee to report to Rassie

Came across this piece from Gavin Rich who writes for Vodacom rugby and I think he hit the nail right on the head. Most who...

Varsity Cup Wrap – Shimlas shock Tuks in Pretoria

FNB UFS-Shimlas proved that experience means nothing in the FNB Varsity Cup as they beat FNB UP-Tuks 19-17 at a cold and wet Tuks...

Saffas Aboard – Pienaar rescue Montpellier

SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend’s French Top 14 and Anglo-Welsh Cup matches involving South African players. FRENCH TOP 14 – Montpellier retained their place at...

Jake get three Cheetahs to join him in Japan

Three Cheetahs players have reportedly agreed to join Jake White at Toyota Verblitz at the conclusion of the current Pro14 season. According to Netwerk24.com and OFM, locks...

All systems go for Varsity Cup 11

Varsity Cup enters its second decade of rugby that rocks and the 2018 season promises some exciting changes.   “Innovation has been driving the success...