Sudden passing of Munster coach Anthony Foley

October 16, 2016 0

Tweet Munster have announced that head coach Anthony Foley has passed away overnight at the team hotel in Paris. In a statement from the Irish Rugby Football Union and Munster, the news broke on Sunday […]

McCall backs his men to deliver

August 26, 2016 0

Tweet Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall believes his young squad can deliver once again in both the Premiership and Champions Cup this season. The Allianz Park giants won both competitions last term, with their […]

Munster gained what SA Rugby lost…

April 26, 2016 0

Tweet Munster have announced the appointment of Rassie Erasmus as their new Director of Rugby and it is funny how selective SA Rugby quotes only part of it. Someone this weekend said that South African […]

Racing end Toulon’s

April 11, 2016 0

Tweet Maxime Machenaud’s late penalty ensured that Racing 92 will face Leicester in the Champions Cup semi-finals after beating Toulon 19-16. Juan Imhoff scored the opener two minutes in but was matched by Charles Ollivon […]

Saffas sizzle across Europe

March 15, 2016 4

Tweet looks back at the past weekend’s English Premiership, French Top 14 and Six Nations matches, involving South African players. ENGLISH PREMIERSHIP – Bath, with Francois Louw at flank, slumped to a 35-28 defeat against […]

14 Man Stade beat poor Munster…

January 9, 2016 0

Tweet Stade Francais wing Josaia Raisuqe was sent off but that did not stop the French champions inflicting a heavy defeat on Munster in Paris. Raisuqe was sent off World Cup Final referee Nigel Owens […]

Racing 92 claim last ditch bonus

January 9, 2016 0

Tweet Dan Carter kicked 12 points as Racing 92 maintained their unbeaten run in the Champions Cup against Glasgow Warriors. The current World Player of the Year kicked five from five as the French league […]

Louw extend stay at Bath ’till 2019

January 6, 2016 0

Tweet   Bath Rugby is delighted to announce that flanker Francois Louw has extended his contract with the Club. The new extension means the South African will be with the West Country side until at […]

The declining power of Pro12 in Europe?

November 22, 2015 0

Tweet By:THEBLITZDEFENCE We are only a few games in to the new European Champions Cup tournament but already we have seen the best the Pro12 can offer being humbled by their French and English counterparts. […]

PRO12 Round 2 Highlights

September 14, 2015 0

Tweet Check out highlights from all the action in Round 2 of the Guinness Pro12, which featured wins for Munster, Leinster Scarlets, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dragons.  A last minute try from CJ Stander saw Munster […]

Preview: England vs Ireland

September 4, 2015 1

Tweet   By: Jacques Nortier     Playing in the “Group of Death” with Wales and Australia, England have no such game as a friendly when they take on Ireland on Saturday. Wales coach Warren […]

1 2 3 6