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Brute strenght or skills?

There is a certain hype being made of the Du Preez twins at the Sharks this year and they are earmarked (by public opinion)...

Government and SA Rugby to take responsibility on the state of Transformation

The best way to look at things sometimes is to rather stand back take a little look at it and then with an open...

Opinion: SA A side for Saxons clash?

The SA A side has arrived on the scene once again for South Africa and I have decided to have a look at the...

SA RUGBY- Building from the ground up!

How SA Rugby have been building the game of rugby from the bottom up. The way they have approached the transformation goals and how...

Getting the fundamentals right…

Naas Botha always say that the Super Rugby title is not won in April, but you can have a blerrie good idea who will...

Ruggaworld talks to Cheetahs Paul Schoeman

Fresh from a hat trick against the Sunwolves Benedict Chanakira caught up with the Cheetahs player before they jetted off to a tough tour....

Sharks in limbo

The Sharks will look at that game against the Blues and realize they have a long tour ahead of them, writes Benedict Chanakira Their easiest game...

Super Rugby losing it’s quality, needs shape up quickly

Does being on top of the log in your conference really means anything for a side? writes Jacques Nortier. The new format of Super Rugby...

Can New Zealand be beaten?

The old enemies will be at it again and this time in the Rugby World Cup for the first time since 2003. In the...

New Look Bok jerseys

In keeping with its transformation policy SARU has decided to also change the Bok jersey. What do you think?ABSA and SARU have issued a...

RERUN: The Heart of South Africa

Just a very nice story worth repeating. It was printed in RuggaWorld, 12 June 2006. This was the story by Brendon Shields (maybe...

The EOYT and what we can expect

Benedict Chanakira gives us his previews on our opponents in the EOYT.     Wales - Has to be the best side in the Northern Hemisphere. The...

Border Rugby Part 2 – a visit and the future

Benedict Chanakira visits the East London sides and gives his views. I decided to look into the fight between the union and Pty. Accusations of...

Eyeing domestic player movement under new Bok selection policy (updated)

Having recently selected a Springbok side containing no less than 10 players contracted to oversea's clubs, Heyneke Meyer has certainly set a new precedent...

News from all over

With snarky commentary where required... True to form for Aussies Digby Ioane is a desparate criminal on the run from the law. This after he failed to...

Meyer’s eyes opened by near misses?

Guest writer Mike Bersiks asks whether Heyneke Meyer is learning anything from two close misses in our away leg in the antipodes. I tend to...

Go to the Lions Sharks game, get rugby and support a good cause.

We're giving away ten tickets to the Sharks vs Lions game. So join us for the game and support the blanket drive! With the kind...

Lions lose Doppies

In a move many will be saddened by the Lions have lost their faithful inside center. The Golden Lions Facebook site reports in dry fashion...

Go Wild Dog Sports! Local rugby jersey brand name! Finally!

As one of the top rugby nations you'd think we would also have the top rugby jersey marques from here... but we use Kiwi...

SA Sports Illustrated: Ruggaworld’s their July 2011 blog of the month

So the guys as SASI reckon we're their sports blog of the month for July 2011. Okay so I was reading with some smug enjoyment...

Brendan Venter: two views of THAT interview…

Okay so I subscribe to The Star newspaper. Okay my wife does... for business reasons apparently. They dealt with the Breandan Venter interview by...

God-given flop

"I'm a God-given talent; I'm the best I can ever be. So what you think doesn't bother me. I know what I am and...

Lions announce coaching dream team…. now if they can get players too…

Lions have announced a dream team of coaching staff for the Currie Cup campaign... now they just need a few players... As The Bulls came...

Frogs are a hoodoo side for us

The heriocs of 1997 were the last of the Boks in France twelve years ago. The overcooked Boks will likely have this as a...

Burton Francis is nie meer ‘n Bul nie—- Lions sign Bulls 10

The Lions have signed the Bulls Super 14 replacement flyhalf and Morne Steyn understudy Burton Francis with effect 1 November 2009. Francis is the Vidacom...

Who get’s the ball?

In what I hope will be the first of many, I am going to post some video's for you to test your general knowledge...