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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...

Wales get win over Tonga

Wales got off to a winning start with their June international against Tonga on Friday when the beat them 24-6 in a scrappy affair. The...

Injury Report

As the season goes on we expect injuries and this week another few has added themselves to this ever growing list.      The Cheetahs have been...

Rohan held at gunpoint

Rohan Janse van Rensburg and two of his family members were held at gunpoint in an armed robbery at their home on Thursday night. The...

International rugby returns to Soweto

International rugby will return to Soweto’s Orlando Stadium and debut at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban in June when the South African ‘A’ team...

British and Irish Lions squad

The British and Irish Lions squad have been named, with CJ Stander getting the nod. The squad will be captained by Sam Warburton   British and Irish...

SARU answers to new Super Rugby fromat

SANZAAR announced on Sunday that Vodacom Super Rugby had been restructured for 2018 and would kick-off with a three conference, 15-team format featuring four...

Hawks swoop on Cheeky

UPDATE Watson has been released on R2000 bail and case postponed till May NEWS: THE HAWKS SPRUNG INTO ACTION ON FRIDAY (MARCH 31) MORNING TO ARREST...

Liebenberg sidelined

Rugby365 reports the starting team has been announced TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT: ARNO BOTHA WILL MAKE A FIRST APPEARANCE FOR THE BULLS IN THIS YEAR'S SUPER RUGBY...

SA arrogance in the game.

Why arrogance a lot would ask. Arrogance, because for a long time we punched above our weight in world rugby, and we believe we...

Kiwis aren’t all that flash

While Damian McKenzie and Beauden Barrett owned the exciting stats last season, South Africa’s top guns quietly put up some big numbers. McKenzie was the centrepiece...

“Hero’s…urr Europe in a Nutshell”

With the Northern Hemisphere halfway in there season things start to heat up in domestic, European and Six Nations Championships. Here is a look...

Hendricks join Bulls

The Blue Bulls Company (Pty) Ltd on Thursday announced that former Springboks and Springbok Sevens winger, Cornal Hendricks, has joined the Vodacom Bulls for...

Stormers and Lions name their teams

The Stormers and Lions have announced their teams for this weekend warm-up match in Cape Town. Elton Jantjies will lead the Emirates Lions against the...

Net 2 Bokke was fiks

Net twee van die 30 Springbokke op verlede jaar se toer na Europa het hul fiksheidstoets geslaag. Hendrik Cronje Dié skokkende feit het op die lappe...

Goosen retires from Rugby…or did he really?

According to his club Racing 92, South Africa international Johan Goosen has reportedly retired from rugby at the age of 24. Racing broke the news...

SA Rugby makes ground-breaking decisions

The General Council of SA Rugby on Friday took a number of ground-breaking decisions that president, Mr Mark Alexander, said he believed would have...

Springbok Sevens crowned Dubai Champions

The Springbok Sevens team on Saturday scored a well-deserving 26-14 win over Olympic Games Rugby Sevens champions, Fiji, to win the Emirates Dubai Sevens...

STRAUSS BACKS SPRINGBOK OVERHAUL

We can analyase and complain all we want, Bok rugby is at a low point, let's try and discuss the future. Our Friends over...

Pollard to return to training next month

  Flyhalf Handré Pollard will join the rest of the Vodacom Bulls squad on 4 December for a pre-season camp in George and is expected...

Happy Birthday Bennie

One of not just Ruggaworld accomplish writers and Rugby Guru's is celebrating his birthday today Seems like yesterday that David introduced the "Uncle Robert Mugabe" son...

Protea’s take series win in Australia

With so much that is wrong is SA Rugby this year, it is special when you can see the cricket boys giving it to...

Our coach lives in Laalaa land

As if it is not already difficult being AC, News24 brings us this article.   Cape Town - The theme of English press reaction to the...

The 7 most important attacking principles – according to chess

No I haven't suddenly decided that a solid defense should not be your first point of departure. It alone has never once won games,...

Muster take Maori scalp

A strong second-half performance saw Munster beat the Maori All Blacks 27-14 at Thomond Park on Friday night. Munster opened the scoring through Rory Scannell...

Snor back with some more advise

“All hair should be treated equally, and be given equal growth opportunity”, this is Peter de Villiers, former Springbok coach and world renowned moustache...

New look Boks to take on Barbarians

Patrick Lambie will lead a new-look Springbok team, which includes six uncapped players in the starting line-up and a number of Currie Cup stars,...
Elma Smit interview with Vermeulen on the Player of the year award.

SA rugby in crisis – Duane

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen feels that rugby in South Africa is in a state of "chaos" and doesn't expect the situation to change...

Kings boost frontrow stock

Good to see there is some life left in PE   Southern Kings confirm Van der Merwe signing   The Southern Kings will be boosted with the arrival...

Mitre 10 finals wrap

Canterbury extend their dynasty in final SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016    LYNN MCCONNELL    GETTY IMAGES A lightning start by Canterbury was backed by unrelenting defence in holding out some long Tasman attacking...

Mitre 10 Cup play-offs Wrap

Canterbury march into Premiership final GETTY IMAGES Canterbury will play for its 13th national title next weekend, following a clinical 22 - 7 semi-final win over Counties-Manukau at AMI Stadium. Counties...

Kyle Brown steps up pre-season training with ASICS

  ASICS is excited to announce that Blitzboks captain and Olympic bronze medalist Kyle Brown has joined the company as a brand ambassador. Kyle is currently...

Money or player welfare?

Found this interesting read thanks to that man BC. I cannot help but question the ethics of doctors in sport, if you take into...

Brilliant All Blacks embarrass Springboks in Durban

The expectations were high but at the end the All Blacks embarrass the Springboks with 57-15 in Durban on Saturday night. The crowd was unbelievable...

Jones in stand off with Clubs

It seems Eddie Jones have made few friends in his newest training camps, as rugby365.com reports. JONES IN STANDOFF WITH PREMIERSHIP CLUBS FRI, 07 OCT 2016...

How to beat the All Blacks

I am going to go out on a limb and say I think our best chance at beating the All Blacks today, is for...

From farm boy to Bok skipper

This article is on news24. Good luck to Adriaan in his last run on for Boks in SA. Hope Durban turns out in a...

Steyn set to take centre stage again

Rugby 365 reports that the spotlight will be firmly on Morne Steyn this weekend.   IN THE SPOTLIGHT: MORNE STEYN WILL ONCE AGAIN BE THE SPRINGBOKS'...

Van Zyl called up to replace Paige

A real pity, as Paige had a good game. Congratulations to Piet van Zyl on the call up. Van Zyl replaces Paige in Springbok squad Piet...

New Rugby Boss due to be announced

Our friends over at rugby365, has broken with the news that a new President is set to be announced next month. Thoughts on this?   NEWS: MARK...

What Bok team to choose?

This weekend sees us face a stern test of will. Not only have we not lost to the Wallabies at Loftus, but a loss...

Bok Rugby, Are we seeing the bigger picture.

I have read comments on two articles this week and the debate has been interesting. It has also lead me to question whether we...

Transformation and Quotas

A lot has been made this year of quotas and transformations, writes Aldo We all hate quotas, but the two is not the same thing....

Griquas team to play Western Province

  A must win for both teams this weekend and the Griquas face two tough fixtures as they face Western Province on Saturday and Free...

Bring back White

Mark Keohane write in his business day column, that the time has come to bring white in as a consultant. Not a fan of...

Mitre 10 Cup Wrap Round 5

Second heartbreak at the death for Counties Manukau Counties Manukau lost to a last minute penalty against Wellington at the weekend and on Wednesday night they failed when they had the boot...

Bok pack bolstered

Allister Coetzee has names his Bok squad and it's been bolstered by Vincent Koch and Pieter-Steph du Toit. Pieter-Steph du Toit and Vincent Koch were...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 4 wrap

Auckland lucky to win in Hawke'sBay Auckland were within a zephyr of wind of going down to Hawke's Bay in their Mitre 10 Cup 25-24 win in Napier on Wednesday. Local...