Kings & SARU in Mexican stand-off

February 12, 2013 126

TweetThe Southern Kings announced their reduced, 35-man squad for their Super Rugby campaign which still contains 5 foreign players. The tug-of-war between the Kings and SARU on the number of foreign based players allowed for […]

Lions, GUMA battle takes an ugly turn

January 24, 2012 8

TweetGolden Lions Rugby Union (GLRU) president Kevin de Klerk says the statement issued on Tuesday from their former partners Guma TAC was “filled with many half truths” and says the union had never been unwilling […]

4N fixtures and logo

November 8, 2011 9

TweetSo the “Rugby Championship” (in contrast to the cricket joke called the Vroteas)  does have a sponsor. The fixture list is yet another Andy Marinos negotiated special however…

No Kings until 2013 – Hoskins

May 27, 2010 27

TweetPlayers and fans in the black rugby stronghold of South Africa’s Eastern Cape say officials have broken promises to get their local side into Super Rugby.

Bulls could lose Loftus advantage

April 19, 2010 10

TweetThe Bulls and Cheetahs could be forced to play their remaining home matches in the Super 14 competition elsewhere than at Loftus Versfeld and Absa Park. * Komphela complains about state of pitches to government

Snor in warmwater oor Boland

March 28, 2010 71

TweetDie Springbok-afrigter, Peter de Villiers, is gister ’n rooikaart gewys omdat hy aandele in die Boland-rugbyunie gekoop het. HOSKINS BLAAS ‘N GASKET.

Cheeky is a dictator

March 16, 2009 0

TweetFresh from his resignation from Border rugby union because of death threats, Cliffie Pringle now claims Cheeky Watson is a dictator.

Cheeky wants a Super 15

February 26, 2009 72

TweetNew EP Rugby boss, Cheeky Watson, believes that getting a franchise in the Eastern Cape is more important than SARU’s 2015 Rugby World Cup bid.

Maori matched canned

February 19, 2009 4

TweetThe exciting prospect of the Boks taking on the NZ Maori’s in a match in Soweto has been canned on racial grounds.