SA Rugby set criteria for Super Rugby

April 12, 2017 4

Tweet Representatives of the six Super Rugby franchises on Tuesday agreed a set of criteria to determine the four teams to represent South Africa in the competition from 2018, SA Rugby confirmed on Tuesday. At […]

SARU explain Super Rugby format decision

April 9, 2017 0

Tweet SARU had to be honest with themselves when SANZAAR discussed the new format for 2018 and one of the major considerations was to admit that the challenges of sustaining six strong South African teams was […]

Mr Alexander set sights on being No 1

April 6, 2017 4

Tweet   SA Rugby’s vision remains to be the leading rugby nation in the world, Mr Mark Alexander, the union president, said after the organisation’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Cape Town on Thursday. Mr […]

Player welfare and rugby safety under the spotlight

March 6, 2017 0

Tweet Representatives of SA Rugby’s BokSmart rugby safety programme and the Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund (CBPJF) will join forces with a number of international rugby bodies at a Rugby Nations Workshop in Cape […]

SA Rugby cuts back on overseas representation

March 4, 2017 0

Tweet Only overseas-based Springboks with more than 30 Test caps will be eligible for selection in future, following a decision by the Executive Council of SA Rugby in Cape Town on Friday. The policy will […]

Sharks say Saru must do more to keep talent in SA

March 3, 2017 7

Tweet Sharks chief operations officer Eduard Coetzee says SA Rugby must do more to keep players like Cobus Reinach in the country, by Darryn Pollock The Springbok scrumhalf was approached by Northampton and was open and […]

Griquas make history

February 24, 2017 3

Tweet President Jannie Louw of the Griquas delighted with this milestone achievement – Today is certainly one of the greatest days in the history of the Griqualand-West Rugby Union. The gaining of Namibia Breweries Ltd. […]

Third coaches and conditioning indaba held

February 16, 2017 3

Tweet With the start of the 2017 Vodacom Super Rugby competition a week away, the Springbok coaching staff and local franchise coaches met for a third time on Wednesday in Kempton Park to discuss and […]

SA Rugby to offer 5-year contract to Rassie?

January 24, 2017 9

Tweet Rumours that SA Rugby will offer Rassie Erasmus the Springbok coaching job are growing stronger by the day, reports Sprot24 Recent media reports indicated that Allister Coetzee may be sacked as Springbok coach, with […]

Vodacom Bulls Warm up in Zimbabwe

January 23, 2017 0

Tweet The Vodacom Bulls will be travelling to Harare Zimbabwe on Wednesday this week to prepare for their first warm-up match of the 2017 Vodacom Super Rugby season. The Boys in blue will be taking […]

Forget Coetzee, blame SARU

November 24, 2016 17

Tweet A new Springbok coach won’t solve South Africa’s rugby issues. Only the South African Rugby Union can do that. The time for denial is over. What SA rugby is experiencing now has been coming […]

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