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Yes you heard right… Wakefield appointed as Leopards director

Did you ever wonder what Theo Wakefield is doing after leaving WP Rugby in ruins? Well he has just been appointed as the Leopards Rugby...

Preview – Jaguares v Vodacom Bulls

It is a massive week for Pote Human and his Bulls side as they travel to Argentina to face the Jaguares. After the great start...

Preview – Munster v Isuzu Southern Kings

The difference on the log between Munster and the Southern Kings are fist in Group A and last in Group B, which tells the...

Chris Dry on his recovery and his road back to Blitzbokke side

Chris Dry has been with the Blitzbokke for a few seasons now and he is looking forward to the Hamilton Sevens maybe more than...

Willie sign with Toyota Verblitz not Bulls

Willie Le Roux will not be coming home after the 2019 World Cup but instead will sign a deal with Jake White's Toyota Verblitz in...

Tribute to Mr Nice Guy – Pat Lambie

We almost knew that it was coming even before Pat Lambie moved to France but it still feel it is way too soon. Patrick Lambie...

Lambie to retire from rugby

It seems Pat Lambie will announce his retirement from rugby. It is really sad that the 56 capped Springbok must call it a day at...

Youth Rugby making waves in Zambia

Earlier, The Academy gave out rugby balls and whistles to Teachers at Jack and Jill School in Kabwe to be used by the kids...

Christmas deadline: Stay or Go….

Sure Michael Cheika new theme song will be The Clash hit from back in the day. https://youtu.be/BN1WwnEDWAM   The future of Michael Cheika is still unclear after...

Breaking News – Cheetahs shocked by Naka shooting

Cheetahs CEO Harold Verster says the union and franchise is "in shock" after hearing the news that former Springbok hooker Naka Drotske was shot at a smallholding outside...

Rugby Legends cycle for change

With the annual strenuous and demanding 606km Ride for MRP Foundation just less than a month away, the South African Rugby Legends Association (SARLA)...

Why Springboks should not experiment at Murrayfield

After a thrilling win after the hooter in Paris, the Boks head up to Edinburgh to take on Scotland at the iconic Murrayfield. There has...

Ruggaworld – Match Center

YOUR WEEKEND MATCH CENTER There are four internationals being played this weekend but only two will be broadcasted by SuperSport on Saturday. Here is the full...

One Shark and three Bulls on loan to European clubs

Sale Sharks and Stade Francais have secured the signatures of four South Africans on a short term contract. Robert has signed a 3 month contract and will...

Human or Theron for Bulls coaching gig?

After Saturday's semi final at Newlands Blue Bulls coach Pote Human made it clear that he want to coach the Bulls in the Super...

South African Van der Merwe chasing Scotland team

Duhan van der Merwe has revealed he is hoping to follow in the footsteps of his team-mates and countrymen WP Nel and Cornell du...

50th Up for Willie ‘Messerschmitt’ Le Roux

We normally do not do this but just because Americano have given us so much joy with his comments on this site and his...

Analysis: The ‘zero jump thirty’ lineout taking over the Premiership

By Ben Smith Analysis: How Tasman are transforming Will Jordan into the next great All Black fullback How the 'Zero Jump' lineout is taking over...

Top UK scribe lets rip at Mitchell’s England job

Former England player-turned-columnist Stuart Barnes is not impressed with his old team's new defensive coach. COLUMN: Why the unhealthy obsession with John Mitchell? According to the Stuff website, in a scathing column on...

“I’d love for the PRPW not to need to exist” – Dan Leo on...

By Alex Shaw Paulo Scanlan during the World Series Rugby match between the Force and Apia Samoa (Getty Images) 16 September, 3:54pmWhen Dan Leo set up...

Premiership Preview – Bristol v Bath

The 2018/19 Premiership season kicks off at Ashton Gate on Friday where newly promoted Bristol hostBath in a highly-anticipated West Country derby. Six players will make their competitive debuts for...

‘The market will be flooded ‘ – Jaco Kriel admits the real reason he...

Jaco Kriel (Getty) 29 August, 9:10am Springbok flanker Jaco Kriel has admitted he signed for Gloucesterthis season to beat what he predicts will be a flood of players...

Kevin Anderson makes South Africa proud

Listen, I will not make out of being a huge tennis fan, although I watch enough tennis as a kid to understand the game...

Remember the forgotten Legends – Yusuf (Jowa) Abrahams

South Africa has come a long way in unifying our sport but we sometimes forget about the people that fought for our sport to...

Naas and Nick guilty of nothing

SuperSport released the report of an Independent Review by Advocate Maleka which found nothing wrong with the conduct of Naas Botha nor Nick Mallett. Everyone...

R.I.P. Syd Nomis

Sad news as former Springbok wing Syd Nomis, who scored six tries in 25 Tests between 1967 and 1972, passed away from a heart...

Blitzbokke on top of the World again – World Champions 2017-2018

What an emotional day of sevens rugby as the Blitzbokke took us from almost out of it against Spain to Champions of the the...

New combinations expected for first test

If you read between the line we can almost pick the side that will face the English in the first test on Saturday. Rassie Erasmus...

Nabetragting Super Rugby

It was all New Zealand and Australia this weekend in Super Rugby as the South Africans are already on the June break. With most starting...

With Super Rugby taking a break who is on Rassie mind?

This weekend is the last week for South African sides in Super Rugby before the International break in June. It does not look good for...

Goosen makes PRO14 debut for Cheetahs

Former Springbok fly-half Johan Goosen will make his PRO14 debut in this fixture after being named in the Cheetahs' starting line-up. Goosen takes over from...

Brilliant second half seal Brumbies win

The Brumbies came back from 15-0 down to claim a 45-21 bonus-point win over the Reds in an entertaining derby in Canberra on Saturday. The...

Lions with eight changes to face Saders

Lions head coach Swys de Bruin has made several changes to his starting line-up for Sunday's Super Rugby clash against the Crusaders in Johannesburg. There...

Highlanders send Stormers home with nothing

The Highlanders outscored the Stormers to take a bonus point win on Friday when they beat them 33-15 It started well for the Highlanders as...

Reds and Rebels name their sides

The Queensland Reds have named their team to play the Melbourne Rebels in their Super Rugby opener at AAMI Park in Melbourne this Friday. The...

Preview SR – DHL Stormers v Jaguares

The DHL Stormers kicks this years edition of the Super Rugby of when they host the Jaguares on Saturday afternoon at Newlands. With the Stormers...

Bekker retire from the game

Former Springbok and Stormers lock Andries Bekker has announced his retirement following the conclusion of the Japanese club season. Bekker confirmed his retirement after the...

RJvR relishing Cherry and Whites challenge

Rohan Janse van Rensburg says he can't wait for Saturday's Premiership trip to Gloucester where he will renew acquaintances with Johan and Ruan Ackermann. Johan...

Ackermann accusers on the back foot in latest twist

PREMIERSHIP CLUB GLOUCESTER HAS COME OUT IN SUPPORT OF UNDERFIRE COACH JOHAN ACKERMANN AND SON RUAN. The Gloucester coach and his son Ruan have been...

WP again providing the Hits with racial conflict

Apart from having the worst rugby jersey in history for next year Super Rugby with the ongoing legal battle and the whole circus with...

Take the Money!

Montpellier are hoping to tempt CJ Stander after offering the Ireland international €840,000 a year, according to the Irish Examiner. The back-rower’s contract expires at the...

Ackermann and Son implicated in nightclub fight

Gloucester coach Johan Ackermann and his son, back-row Ruan, are the subject of a police investigation after being implicated in a nightclub fight which...

South African Superrugby aspirations – The Sharks

Seeing as how the Bok season has died down with a whimper, I thought it fitting that we get our hopes up for the...

All your Weekend Highlights

Missed any of the test rugby this weekend catch all you highlights here... https://youtu.be/AjerlZsuAjY https://youtu.be/IxQFmtR1cYs https://youtu.be/I9qj1xu1Lcs https://youtu.be/HKU-K4Swdr0 https://youtu.be/9bLOdGG5ol4    

WP Rugby ‘has sold Newlands’ – claim

Embattled Western Province Rugby have had to move to deny to their clubs that, despite rumours swirling to the contrary, an agreement is already in place...

Wales chance 14 for Georgia

Wales will be led by Lydiate as they take on Georgia this weekend in Cardiff in a historical first ever test between the two...

Exciting semi’s expected

So the Currie Cup Play-off spots have been decided on Saturday with wins for the Blue Bulls(4) Golden Lions(3) and Western Province(2). They have all...

All your weekend Highlights

With so many rugby it is almost impossible to watch it all live here is the highlights of the weekend https://youtu.be/4MnZN4sRo4U https://youtu.be/br_lZmDdOVk https://youtu.be/UPW3CXf5GrE https://youtu.be/b5nLey2xJdw https://youtu.be/tajgFMlhq3o https://youtu.be/zl4oao4SYhw https://youtu.be/_g9-lMvtrh8 https://youtu.be/br_lZmDdOVk https://youtu.be/4AjOVlfUIhg https://youtu.be/qozz2_pjPOM https://youtu.be/czmYabu1YzA https://youtu.be/QAhg7_XI3r0       https://youtu.be/1MHr1efPxuw https://youtu.be/UxbX4HWMq3E https://youtu.be/CsITqPwNzbI https://youtu.be/yclxWFkNrSo https://youtu.be/NC2W0q6f5Os https://youtu.be/ygSFHvRCM6c  

All Blacks drop Fifita, start Hames

September 13, 2017 Kane Hames is the bolter in the All Blacks squad after being named to make his first Test start against the Springboks...

Semi Final Preview – Lions v Hurricanes

I am sure Lions supporters will not survive another close call this weekend but I will suggest you go and see your doctor before...