Rugby Personalities

Honey Badger spills the beans

Moving to Japan for any rugby player will be a huge adjustment and more so for the Honey Badger(Nick Cummins), ESPNscrum did an exclusive with one of the most loved rugby players in the world. Moving to Japan has not…

Return of historic Bok jersey…

Waratahs prop Benn Robinson returns Springboks jersey thought to have been lost for decades Date April 5, 2014 Georgina Robinson Chief Rugby Reporter Safely returned: David Malan and Benn Robinson with the jersey that had been thought to be lost. Photo:…

Locals in Japan

Twitterite and RW commentator Sackey has been following our local stars in Japan and gives us a lowdown on what is happening to our boys there.            

Laurie Fisher Answers Ruggaworld

Brumbies forward coach and allround rugby union legend Laurie Fisher this week answers our readers. We thank Laurie for doing this, especially considering how his bruised Ozzie heart must be feeling in the aftermath of….let me not go there. Anyways…

Watson out for six months

Southern Kings skipper, Luke Watson, has been ruled out for the rest of the 2013 rugby season, following an injury to his ankle. Release Watson, who was assessed by one of the foremost ankle specialists in Cape Town yesterday will…

Spies out for the season

Vodacom Bulls captain Pierre Spies will be out for the rest of the 2013 rugby season after tearing a bicep muscle on Saturday while playing for the Springboks against Samoa in the Castle Lager Incoming Series. Release Spies saw two…

Chiliboy off to France

The Blue Bulls Company (Pty) Ltd announced on Thursday that Vodacom Bulls and Vodacom Blue Bulls hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle did not accept an offer to extend his contract past October 31st, 2013. The hooker indicated that he will instead take…

Schalk Burger blow by blow

Schalk Burger has explained exactly how a pre-season calf strain eventually resulted in him ending up in intensive care fighting off bacterial meningitis. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 12:31 The Springbok flank has not played since February 2012, and as a…