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Boland A take top honours at Southern APC tournament

The Boland A team on Friday produced a solid performance in the Southern Amateur Provincial Championship final against neighbours Western Province in Velddrif to secure the title in front of their home crowd. The victory for the Boland A team signalled the end of Province’s dominance in the competition, as they won the last three […]

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SA Rugby Suidelike Amateur Provinsiale Toernooi

Die SA Rugby Suidelike Amateur Provinsiale Toernooi, word vanjaar aangebied deur die Boland Rugbyunie te Velddrif vanaf 24 – 28 Augustus 2015. Wedstryde sal plaasvind op die Smit Sportgronde op Maandag 24 Augustus (12:00 – 18:00), Woensdag 26 Augustus, met die finale wat sal plaasvind op Vrydag 28 Augustus. Die deelnemende spanne aan die toernooi […]

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Club Rugby News from Danny’s Desk

The 2015 Craven Week is around the corner and the WPRFU are hard at work with final preparations for this prestigious tournament. The LOC have been meeting for the past couple of weeks ensuring that all preparations are on track for this premier tournament that was last hosted in Western Province in 2007. The LOC […]

Yazeed Johnson of Villagers Worcester passes the ball as Evergreens centre Deon Stoffels looks on during the sides’ Cell C Community Cup match earlier this year. Both teams are in action on Saturday in the Boland Grand Challenge and SWD Premier League respectively. Photo by Roger Sedres/ImageSA/SARU. Read more

National Club Rugby Round-up

CRUNCH derbies across the country set the scene for what promises to be the most eagerly-awaited weekend of club rugby this season. From the Boland to Bethlehem, Mpumalanga to Mdantsane, inter-town and neighbourhood rivalries dominate the fixture list as the Community Cup qualifying race hots up in earnest. The biggest of them all may just […]

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Club Rugby News from Danny’s Desk

The 2015 club rugby season continues to roll on and there were some great results over the weekend. Several teams will go into a break over the long weekend before action resumes next week. By: Danny Jones Forum meetings have been scheduled and will take place next week. On April 28 there will be a meeting […]

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Cub Rugby News from Danny’s Desk

The 2015 Western Province Club Rugby season began over the weekend and there were several standout results. We saw some surprising upsets as clubs showed the value of hard work over the pre-season. By: Danny Jones We must commend the clubs who submitted their results and relevant game stats on the ScrumIt system. We have worked […]

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Club Rugby news from Danny’s Desk

This weekend is what we’ve all been looking forward to for months: the start of the Club Rugby season! WPRFU administrators have been hard at work to put together a fixture list that accommodates all our clubs and now it’s time to get the action rolling. By: Danny Jones Durb-Bell were crowned 2015 Cell C Community […]

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Club News from Danny’s Desk

Our weekly update of Club News from Danny Desk….. On Monday night the WPRFU had a very successful evening with the District Manager of the Northern Suburbs, Mr Alex Dykes. Last week they met with the District manager of the Mitchel’s Plain area, Mr Tengo Sokanyile for all the clubs under their respective jurisdictions. The meetings […]

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Club News from Danny’s Desk

It’s been a busy week at the WPRFU as the 2015 Club Rugby season is almost upon us. There were a host of club rugby friendlies played over the weekend. This weekend the action continues as there are a host of mouthwatering encounters. The Helderberg Extreme Sevens was played over the weekend with Maties ending […]

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Castle Lager to sponsor S14 Club Competition

Castle Lager has come on board as the new naming sponsor for the recently launched Super 14 competition, which enters its third week this week. The sponsorship will see the tournament rebranded as the Castle Lager Super 14 Club Championship and includes match day clothing and equipment, valued at R5000, for the first place winner […]

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Club news from Danny’s Desk

The end of year is always an exciting time for our clubs as pre-season preparations begin to hit full steam. In addition to this, the AGM’s held at these clubs are an ideal way to review the year ahead, and begin preparing for the new season.   The USSA Sevens tournament was held in George […]

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Club rugby news from Danny’s Desk

Welcome to another edition of Danny’s Desk. With the club rugby season now officially over, this is a period of reflection. It has been a tremendous season for club rugby in the Western Cape as clubs have really raised their game. This season was a ground-breaking one in many respects. The new league structure and […]

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Overseas ’dream come true’ for Community Cup heroes

The first of a group of four outstanding performers from this year’s Cell C Community Cup will depart for the United Kingdom later this week on an international exchange programme designed to reward their efforts and develop their skills, the South African Rugby Union confirmed on Monday. Wing Michael Nienaber, who helped his team, Rustenburg […]

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Club Rugby News from Danny’s Desk

  Welcome to another edition of Danny’s Desk. This Saturday is the President’s Cup Finals Day at DHL Newlands. What a way to end the club rugby season, by bringing club rugby back to our grand old stadium! It promises to be a fantastic day, thanks to WP Rugby, SAB and the Treble Group and […]

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Festival of club rugby at DHL Newlands

Club rugby is returning to DHL Newlands in grand style, with the hosting of the 2014 Western Province Rugby Football Union’s President’s Cup Finals Day this coming Saturday (October 4). Four club finals will be played at DHL Newlands on Saturday, starting at 11h10 with the Super League A Under-20 Final and finishing off with […]