U21 wins for Bulls, Lions and Leopards Read more

U21 wins for Bulls, Lions and Leopards

Vodacom Blue Bulls flyhalves Joshua Stander (48) and Kobus Marais (42) tops the point scoring list of the Absa Under-21 Provincial Championship after four rounds, a fair reflection on the good showing the northern side had so far in the competition. The Blue Bulls had the better of the Toyota Free State in the weekend’s […]

Q&A with Gouws Prinsloo Read more

Q&A with Gouws Prinsloo

Ruggaworld’s Benedict Chanakira had a chat with the talented Gouws Prinsloo who is busy preparing for this years ABSA Currie Cup. My chat with the humble gentleman! Will he lead the side into the Currie Cup? So who is Gouws Prinsloo? G.P – A farmboy from Cathcart in the Eastern Cape. Looking to pursue a rugby […]

All systems go for new ABSA Currie Cup 2014 Read more

All systems go for new ABSA Currie Cup 2014

The new Absa Currie Cup Premier Division format featuring eight teams will come into play on August 8 in a fresh start to SA’s top domestic competition, with newcomers the EP Kings taking on DHL Western Province in the opening match. The official launch of the 2014 Absa Currie Cup competition was hosted by the […]

GWK Griquas back in Premier Division Read more

GWK Griquas back in Premier Division

They lost their spot last year in the premiere division to Jimmy Stonehouse Pumas in the promotion relegation matches, but with SARU’s Executive decision to make place for the EP Kings in the ABSA Currie Cup Premiere Devision they had a shot to get it all back. Yesterday GWK Griquas secure the top spot in […]

Griquas 57(31), SWD Eagles 12(0) Read more

Griquas 57(31), SWD Eagles 12(0)

The pressure will be firmly on Griquas to win by a bonus point margin against the SWD Eagles in George on Saturday if they want to clinch promotion. Although unbeaten after five matches, the Griquas (23 points) currently lead the Leopards (22) by a single point going into the final round of qualification matches. The […]

GWK Griquas, Leopards in shootout Read more

GWK Griquas, Leopards in shootout

The pressure will be firmly on GWK Griquas to win by a bonus point margin against the SWD Eagles in George on Saturday if they want to clinch promotion to the Absa Currie Cup Premier Division. Although unbeaten after five matches, the Griquas (23 points) currently lead the Leopards (22) by a single point going […]

Opwindende spelers na Cheetahland Read more

Opwindende spelers na Cheetahland

Verskeie opwindende rugbyspelers het hulle reeds, óf gaan hulle binnekort, by die Toyota Vrystaat Cheetahs vir die komende Curriebeker-kompetisie aansluit. Deur: Cheetah Web Tuiste Die Curriebekerspan sal ook deur ‘n span nuwe afrigters gebrei word: Rory Duncan (hoof), Franco Smith (agterspelers) en Os du Randt (voorspelers). Die res van die bestuurspan is: Neil du Plessis […]

GWK Griquas, Leopards racing for qualifying spot Read more

GWK Griquas, Leopards racing for qualifying spot

Unbeaten log leaders GWK Griquas return to Absa Currie Cup Premier Division qualifying action on Saturday when they host the Valke at GWK Park in Kimberley. The Griquas enjoyed a bye the past weekend following their narrow win over the Steval Pumas in a friendly last Wednesday. This break allowed the Leopards to close the […]

Leopards close gap on GWK Griquas Read more

Leopards close gap on GWK Griquas

The Leopards romped to an impressive 70-25 (half-time 28-8) win over the Down Touch Griffons in their Absa Currie Cup Premier Division Qualifier at Profert Olën Park in Potchefstroom on Saturday. The hosts were in superb form as they ran in 10 tries to four on their way to a great victory. The bonus-point win […]

Leopards looking to close gap on GWK Griquas Read more

Leopards looking to close gap on GWK Griquas

The Leopards return to action this week in the Absa Currie Cup Qualifying competition and will be aiming to close the gap on log leaders GWK Griquas with a good result at home on Saturday in Potchefstroom against the Down Touch Griffons. Griquas increased their lead on the standings to six points after beating the […]

GWK Griquas extend lead Read more

GWK Griquas extend lead

GWK Griquas have bolstered their place in the top spot on the points table of the Absa Currie Cup Premier Division qualifiers after beating the Down Touch Griffons 43-24 in the Northwest Stadium in Welkom on Saturday afternoon. The Kimberley-based side ran in seven tries to accumulate the full five points and now find themselves […]

GWK Griquas eye bigger log lead Read more

GWK Griquas eye bigger log lead

The GWK Griquas will be aiming to stretch their lead on top of the Absa Currie Cup Premier Division qualifying log table when they travel to Welkom on Saturday to play against Down Touch Griffons on Saturday at the North West Stadium. The Kimberley-based team is the only unbeaten team left in the qualifying rounds […]

King Watson returns to face Bulls Read more

King Watson returns to face Bulls

After a lengthy layoff through a foot injury, Luke Watson returns to lead the EP Kings against the Bulls in a friendly in Port Elizabeth on Friday. The 30-year-old loose forward was named by coach Carlos Spencer as captain of the team and will lead the side from the back of the scrum. Watson has […]