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Key players commit to WP Rugby

Western Province Rugby Group CEO, Paul Zacks, has confirmed that Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi is amongst a host of key players that have committed...

WP Rugby to loose Jones as well after Super Rugby

The Stormers is set to loose yet another talent after this year Super Rugby season with Huw Jones looking more likely to sign with...

Kolbe leaving another setback for WP Rugby

As we expect Western Province to announce the players who have signed contract extensions later this week we already know that fullback Cheslin Kolbe will...

Another youngster lost to WP Rugby

Northampton Saints have announced the arrival of Western Province second-row David Ribbans at Franklin’s Gardens. A 21-year-old England-qualified forward, Ribbans – who at 202cm tall...

WP Rugby liquidation update

Western Province Rugby (Pty) Limited was placed into final liquidation by the Western Cape High Court this morning.  The allegations levelled against Western Province...

Judgement reserved on WP liquidation

Judgement has been reserved on Western Province (PTY) Ltd's application for liquidation, reports Lloyd Burnard - Sport24 This comes after Aerios were engaged in the next...

People deserve better than Newlands

Executive mayor Patricia de Lille has confirmed the city council are locked in negotiations with SA Rugby to host a Springbok Test match at...

Why WPRFU Liquidation may be a ruse

NEXT WEEK MONDAY IS D-DAY FOR WESTERN PROVINCE RUGBY (PTY) LTD. JAN DE KONING REPORTS FOR RUGBY365 ON THEIR POLEMICAL AND SPINY APPLICATION FOR...

Western Province Rugby Union accused of ‘widespread misconduct’ and using a legal loophole to...

ANTOINETTE MULLER who wrote for the Daily Maverick Western Province Rugby Union, which last week obtained a court order for provisional liquidation, has been accused...

Kolbe to swap Stormers for Toulouse?

Stormers full-back Cheslin Kolbe is set to leave the financially beleaguered franchise to join Toulouse, according to South African media reports. A KweseSports report revealed...

Aerios ‘fighting WP Rugby monsters’

Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer Cape Town - The liquidation of WP Rugby (Pty) Ltd is a “fraudulent plot”, says the chief executive of Aerios,...

Scots want WP centre on permanent basis

The Scots are eager to see Stormers and Western Province centre Huw Jones play his rugby there on a permanent basis, reports Sport24 In Junes...

WP woes worsen

Western Province’s elected officials have reportedly dug the union into an even deeper hole than was initially feared. According to a Netwerk24 report, which claims...

Rupert to the rescue

WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield has hinted that Remgro, chaired by tycoon and long-time sports-lover and funder Johann Rupert, may extend its stake at...

WP fiasco the final straw

Sport24 columnist Tank Lanning (File)   So it was at a SARU board meeting in April that WPRFU President Thelo Wakefield had a full go at...

WP apply to liquidate professional arm

The Western Province Rugby Football Union has confirmed that it had applied for, and obtained, an order for the provisional liquidation of Western Province...

Troubled WP Rugby rocked by R72m claim

Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer reported that there is a storm brewing at Western Province Rugby and it is no good storm for the...

Last minute try secure Blue Bulls a spot in the Currie Cup Final

Blue Bulls scored a crucial last minute try to secure the win of 36-30 over Western Province to secure a place in the final...

SF2 Preview – Blue Bulls v Western Province

The second semi final this weekend will see a repeat of last years semi final also at Loftus when the Blue Bulls take on...

Dobson ring changes for Loftus battle

There are six changes to the DHL Western Province starting line-up for the Currie Cup semifinal against the Vodacom Blue Bulls, at Loftus Versfeld,...

Etzebeth won’t join Saracens

European and English champions Saracens called a halt to their pursuit of Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth on Wednesday, writes Sport24 The Premiership club had held...

Springbok boost for WP ahead of semi final

This report is from rugby365 WP STRENGTHENED AHEAD OF BULLS SEMI MON, 10 OCT 2016 13:35 INJURY UPDATE: WESTERN PROVINCE HAVE BEEN SIGNIFICANTLY STRENGTHENED AHEAD OF THEIR...

Q&A with Kurt Coleman

A torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is one of the most horrific injuries a rugby player can sustain. It takes around 9 months to...

Du Toit, Jones and Mbonambi double-up at 2016 WPRFU awards night

The DHL WP trio of lock Pieter-Steph du Toit, centre Huw Jones and hooker Bongi Mbonambi were the big winners at the 2016 Western...

Western Province stumble through to Semi Finals

Western Province made hard work at it but did get a win at Newlands with 30-28 to book a date with the Blue Bulls...

Match Preview – Western Province v Boland

An important match for Western Province and not so much for Boland as the two teams clash at Newlands on Friday night in the...

Province gets bonus point win in Kimberley

It was a great old battle between Griquas and Province on Friday night with Province getting a bonus point win in Kimberley beating Griquas...

Preview – Griquas v Western Province

Definitely the match of the weekend for more than one reason as both Griquas and Western Province are fighting hard to stay in the...

WP stubble to bonus point win over Pumas

It was not pretty but effective when Western Province got full points in their win over the Pumas at Newlands on Saturday. Western Province got...

Match Preview – Western Province v Pumas

It has been one of the most disappointing seasons for last years finalist, Western Province this year in the Currie Cup as they cannot...

Carr back for WP

Nizaam Carr will make his first appearance for DHL Western Province this season, in the Currie Cup clash with the Steval Pumas at DHL...

Golden Lions run Province off their feet

It was a total demolishing of Western Province by the hands of a brilliant Lions team on the night when they beat them 58-32. One...

Match Preview – Golden Lions v Western Province

Last years finalist, the Golden Lions and Western Province will meet for the first time after the final which saw the Golden Lions ended...

Elstadt back for WP to take on Lions

Western Province coach John Dobson has given Mike Willemse and Rynhardt Elstadt a start against the Lions this weekend. With another almost must win for...

Currie Cup Wrap – WP and Blue Bulls biggest winners

Western Province and the Blue Bulls was the biggest winners this weekend in round 5 of this years Currie Cup with wins over the...

Brilliant du Preez stars for WP in win over Sharks

Western Province ended the Sharks unbeaten run on Saturday at Newlands when they beat the Sharks with 34-27. It was made out of one of...

Match Preview – WP v Sharks

The other match to look out for this weekend will be on Saturday when Western Province host the table topping unbeaten Sharks in Cape...

Hopefully Smal’s fever will become catchy

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Skills coach Feeney spending time with DHL Western Province coaches

Attack and skills coach Paul Feeney is currently on a short stay in Cape Town, where he is providing fresh insights and exchanging ideas...

Currie Cup Preview – Make or break for some teams

The Currie Cup moves into week 4 and it is a case of some teams that need to start winning, some that want to...

WP deals for Kok, Senatla

Western Province have brought in a number of players as reinforcements for their Currie Cup campaign, including SA Sevens star Werner Kok. Olympic Bronze medallist...

Crunch time for WP against EP Kings

The Currie Cup have moved on to week 4 of the competition as one can now clearly see who will be there and there...

New-look DHL WP to face Cheetahs

DHL Western Province coach John Dobson has made a number of changes to his team to face the Toyota Free State Cheetahs at DHL...

Du Preez a star on the rise at the Stormers

After last weeks win over the Bulls at Newlands plenty of eyes and talks were around the young Robert Du Preez who started for...

WP CEO Wagner retires

After 25 years of unwavering service to Western Province Rugby and the Western Province Rugby Union (WPRFU), CEO Rob Wagner will take long leave...

Roux is not the problem

South African rugby will never move forward until we as the public realise that rugby decisions are not made by rugby people, but rather...

Hendricks rugby career maybe in jeopardy

The Stormers have been dealt a major blow with the heart condition of Springbok Cornal Hendricks. It was reported by Netwerk24's Stephen Nell that Hendricks career...

BrightRock announces DHL Stormers and WP Rugby sponsorship

  Fast-growing life insurance player BrightRock today announced the signing of a three-year Official Associate Sponsorship agreement with the DHL Stormers and DHL Western Province,...

Sarries and Toulon chase Koch

Following his omission from the Springbok World Cup squad, it seems that several overseas clubs are now queueing to sign up tighthead prop Vincent...

Hoskins didn’t want Mitchell

Saru president Oregan Hoskins says he and Golden Lions president Kevin de Klerk advised against the appointment of John Mitchell as Stormers coach...reports SARUgbyMAG.co.za Mitchell...