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Q&A with Robbie Coetzee

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  Benedict Chanakira managed to catch up with Lions front rower Robbie Coetzee.         It had been an amazing two years for the man who has seen a Springbok call up to the squad and been part…

Happy Birthday Pissant!!!

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Some call him “sample”, some call him “miertjie” most known him here as “pissant” all we know he is one of the “Founding Fathers” of Ruggaworld who went over to the ” Dark Side” a year or so ago.  …

Aplon in Baa-baas side

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The Barbarians have added five players to their squad ahead of this month’s matches against Ireland and England, with George Smith included. The Lyon flanker is one of five men from five different countries named as the invitation club continues…

Blues too good for Force

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The Blues claimed their second win of the Super Rugby season on Saturday as they were too good for the Western Force, winning 41-24 at Eden Park. Akira Ioane was the star of the show for the hosts as he…

Swiel join SA youth exodus

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Sharks flyhalf Tim Swiel will rejoin Premiership club Harlequins on a full-time contract. The England-qualified 21-year-old joined Harlequins in October last year on a four-month loan deal and returned to the Sharks in February. During his short time at The…

Potgieter fine for Homophobic comments

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The Australian Rugby Union today fined NSW Waratahs player Jacques Potgieter $20,000 (with $10,000 suspended), following an incident during Sunday afternoon’s match against the Aquis Brumbies. Potgieter admitted making comments contrary to the Australian Rugby Union’s Inclusion Policy. He will…