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Springboks’ Test in France confirmed

SARU Media Release: Friday, 25 July 2013 Venue for Springboks’ Test in France confirmed: The Springboks will return to the scene of their 2007 Rugby World...

Vodacom Super Rugby – Round 19 Review:

SARU Media Release: Vodacom Bulls, Toyota Cheetahs surge upwards. Round 19 Review: The Vodacom Bulls moved to the top of the log and the Toyota Cheetahs...

Is this the future of Super rugby?

Since the inaugural Super XV season whereby the format changed to a conference based system I have always had issues with it. The previous...

SARU: Profits tumble; bosses get 107% increase

SARU'S 2012 annual report shows that full executive members of its executive council were awarded massive salary and bonus increases, even though the union...

SARU announces contracted Boks

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) today announced that 15 players, including exciting youngsters such as Eben Etzebeth, Marcell Coetzee, Juan de Jongh and...

Don’t you… Forget about me…

As you walk on by, will you call my name? If there is one thing that comes close to my love for rugby it is...

SA Rugby loses a legend, RIP Jan Ellis

The South African Rugby Union on Friday expressed its deep sadness at the passing of legendary former Springbok looseforward, Jan Ellis. The one-time joint...

Kings responds to media speculation

The Southern Kings responded to media speculation that SA Rugby will not allow them to field more than 2 foreign players in their squad. Release Following...

In aid of the King

The foundation from which our deep routed passion and love for rugby is built on in South Africa comes from a long and very...

A Royal cock-up

Can this become more of a cock-up? I am actually afraid to ask in the fear of tempting fate… Firstly SA Rugby sells the Kings...

Saru passes the Kings’ buck

The presidents of South Africa's 14 provincial unions will vote later this year to determine if the Southern Kings should play Super Rugby in...

Bok test on ETV

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) on Friday welcomed the return of Springbok Test matches to free-to-air television, following a deal brokered between rights...

SABC TV says no to Bok rugby

The remaining two rugby Tests between South Africa and England will be broadcast live on radio, the SABC announced on Wednesday. Sport24 In a joint statement...

New regulations for contracting schoolboys

SARU has promulgated a new regulation to ensure that the contracting of promising schoolboy rugby players is done above board, according to a report...

Kings the wrong way to go – Snor

Peter de Villiers made two very interesting statements: one concerning the Kings, the other how Saru runs rugby. Kevin Ritchie, Cape Argus. De Villiers said the...

SARU release – Update on Kings issue

The South African Rugby Union issued a release following their meeting today with the 5 existing franchises and the Kings. Release: A further meeting of franchises...

SARU’s coffers in healthy state

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) reported a pre-tax profit of R24m in 2011 – a year during which participation at the IRB Rugby...

SARU and Gilbert extends contract for 5 years

Our good friends over at Gilbert announced that they have extended their ball and equipment sponsor contract with the South African Rugby Union (SARU)...