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Super Rugby Nabetragting – Teams struggle with continuity

Halfway through the competition but not really a weekend most will remember. If we are really honest then we can maybe look at the Chiefs...

Match Report – Stormers get to a new low

As per the norm when it comes to South African teams these days, the Stormers could not put two good performances together two weeks...

Match Report – Waratahs squeeze past Rebels

The Waratahs had to comeback from behind at home to get one over the Rebels on Saturday when the beat them 23-20. The Rebels build...

Match Report – Highlanders take win over Blues

The Highlanders dominated the second half to take a home win against the Blues on Saturday. It was a frantic start to the game with...

Match Report – Sharks miserable run at home continue

Another poor Sharks performances gave the Reds a great away win on Friday in Durban when they scored three tries to two. Sharks got off...

Match Report – Hurricanes second half comeback sink Sunwolves

Another game of two halves when the Hurricanes picked up a win over the Sunwolves in Tokyo on Friday. The Sunwolves was almost unstoppable in...

Match Report – Lions grind it out against Chiefs for the win

It was a game of two halves when the Lions beat the Chiefs 23-17 on Friday. They were clinical in that first forty minutes but...

Match Preview – DHL Stormers v Brumbies

The Stormers are back from their tour and will be at home against the Brumbies this weekend. They came off a great win over the...

Match Preview – Waratahs v Rebels

The two top teams in the Aussie conference will be clashing on Saturday in Sydney. The Tahs are coming off a bye and some off-the-field...

Match Preview – Highlanders v Blues

The Highlanders will have Aaron Smith back in a match which has become a must win for them. He will be playing off the bench...

Match Preview – Cell C Sharks v Reds

It is a massive week for the Cell C Sharks and coach Robert Du Preez after the embarrassment of last week. There are actually no...

Match Preview – Sunwolves v Hurricanes

The Hurricanes are traveling to Japan this weekend to face the Sunwolves in Tokyo. After a bye last week coach John Plumtree made four changes...

Match Preview – Chiefs v Emirates Lions

With another loss against the Brumbies last week the Emirates Lions need a step up this week for more than one reason. The next two...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – SA teams back to old habits

Round 9 just gave us more questions than answers. We had the Stormers that surprised all in beating the Aussie log leaders Rebels on...

Match Report – Bulls secure bonus point win over Reds

It was a massive performance from the Bulls forwards that laid the foundation for a bonus point win against the Reds at Loftus on...

Match Report – Jaguares put 50 past Sharks

It was one of the worst performances from a Sharks team when we had to witness the Jaguares humiliated them 51-17 on Saturday. The Jaguares...

Match Report – Brumbies take win over over struggling Lions

The Lions made just too many mistakes and gave the Brumbies to many ball to play with when they went down on Saturday 31-20. Defensively...

Match Report – Chiefs win thriller against Blues

It was a 80 minute thriller when the Chiefs beat the Blues on Saturday 33-29. The Blues coming to Hamilton to face the Chiefs would...

Match Report – Leyds shine in Stormers win over Rebels

It was a different Stormers we saw on Friday when they put together their best performance of the season beating the Rebels 41-24 in...

Match Report – Crusaders step into gear in 2de half to take bonus point...

It was another brilliant second half from the champions on Friday to give them a bonus point win of 43-17 over the Highlanders The Highlanders...

Match Preview – Vodacom Bulls v Reds

The Vodacom Bulls will have a few of their Springboks back this weekend when they host the Reds. All of Warrick Gelant, Jesse Kriel, Handré...

Match Preview – Cell C Sharks v Jaguares

The Cell C Sharks are on a high after the trashing they gave the Lions last week but as we have seen before that...

Match Preview – Brumbies v Emirates Lions

The Lions are on tour from this week and their first stop will be against the Brumbies. They had a tough week after being embarrassed...

Match Preview – Chiefs v Blues

The Chiefs and Blues starts everything for us on Saturday in the FMG Stadium Waikato. The Blues have been a surprise to many they way...

Match Preview – Rebels v DHL Stormers

The Stormers will be playing there last game which was a disastrous tour this Friday against the Rebels. It does not get any easier for...

Match Preview – Crusaders v Highlanders

The Super Rugby circus will go into Round 9 which marks the halfway mark of this years tournament. It will all start with the...

Broadcasters with radical plan for Super Rugby and Rugby Championship

The Sydney Morning Herald have suggested that broadcaster Fox Sports (Australia), Super Sport (South Africa), Sky Sport (New Zealand) and UK broadcaster Sky Sports...

Bulls get some good with the bad news

Injuries is part of sport and in Super Rugby you are guaranteed of it during the long season of top class rugby being played...

Marx to lead Lions on tour

The Lions have named their squad that will go on tour this week with their first match against the Brumbies on Saturday. Malcolm Marx will...

SA teams will struggle to make playoffs

We are halfway through this years Super Rugby competition and I am between a rock and a hard place on where we could see...

Three more Stormers players on their way back to SA

Centre Dan Kriel and hooker Chad Solomon have flown out to join the DHL Stormers in Australia ahead of their final tour match against...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – Sharks only light in very dark weekend for SA fans

Not the way we wanted Round 8 to play out with only the Sharks able to get a win this weekend. Seems that injuries and...

Match Report – Bulls throw away game against Jaguares

The Bulls have only themselves to blame for throwing the game away against the Jaguares on Saturday at Loftus. As expected the Bulls took the...

Match Report – Rebels put Sunwolves away

The Rebels made sure not to fall in the same trap as the Waratahs when they beat the Sunwolves 42-15 on Saturday. With a victory...

Match Report – Blues grinding out win against Waratahs

It was a game of character when the Blues beat the Waratahs on Saturday 32-29. They have shown us everything in set pieces, defence, attack...

Match Report – Second half brilliance secure home win for Crusaders

It took more than 40 minutes for the Crusaders to kick into gear against the Brumbies on Saturday when they beat them 36-14. It was...

Match Report – Sharks thrash Lions at their own game

The Sharks outplayed, outclass and outsmart the Lions on Friday when they beat them 42-5. It was all Sharks at the start of the game...

Match Report – Reds down Stormers

The Reds was the better of the two teams in what was a really poor game of rugby on Friday when they beat the...

Match Report – Hurricanes win epic battle against Highlanders

We were treated to one of the great games this season when the Hurricanes got a great away win over the Highlanders on Friday. At...

Match Preview – Vodacom Bulls v Jaguares

Although it was not pretty the Bulls will take heart from the win against the Sharks as it was an away win. This week they...

Match Preview – Rebels v Sunwolves

The Sunwolves are coming off another great away win as they take on the Rebels this weekend. Not many would have predicted the Waratahs coming...

Match Preview – Blues v Waratahs

The one with their tails up and the the other with their heads still in the sand. The Blues will be hosting the Waratahs on...

Match Preview – Crusaders v Brumbies

The Crusaders are back at home this weekend when they play the Brumbies on Saturday. It was two different weeks for the Crusaders on the...

Match Preview – Reds v DHL Stormers

The Stormers are in Australia this week taking on the Reds in Brisbane after two defeats in New Zealand against the Hurricanes and Blues. This...

Match Preview – Highlanders v Hurricanes

Round 8 of Super Rugby start with the Highlanders hosting the Hurricanes on Friday. Highlanders will be coming off a bye weekend with the Hurricanes...

Match Preview – Emirates Lions v Cell C Sharks

The Lions are coming of a bye week to take on the Sharks at home this Friday evening. The Sharks come into the match under...

Bosch in talks with WP Rugby according to reports

There has been a lot of talk about how Curwin Bosch is being used by coach Robert Du Preez. Almost at every press conference the...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – SA teams are slipping away

Nobody in South Africa can say that they are happy with what the three teams dished up this weekend. We had the Stormers loosing their...

Etzebeth and Du Toit huge loss for Stormers

As it is not bad enough that the Stormers lost their first two tour games they also now have some real injuries concerns. Springboks Eben...

Match Report – Bulls take win in Durban

It was not pretty but any team coming to Durban will welcome any kind of win and that is just what the Vodacom Bulls...