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Match Report – Bulls start tour with win over Rebels

From the start of the match the Bulls put in a massive effort on the defence and that would be telling for the Rebels...

Match Report – Jaguares top of SA conference, for now after beating Hurricanes

The Jaguares came out of Friday and surprise a few when they beat the Hurricanes in their own back yard. They just outplayed the...

Match Preview – DHL Stormers v Crusaders

The Crusaders are in South Africa and after last weeks demolition of the Vodacom Bulls they turn their attention to the DHL Stormers this...

Match Preview – Emirates Lions v Highlanders

The Highlanders are on the road and their first visit is to to Johannesburg where the Lions are waiting for them. The Lions came back...

Match Preview – Reds v Waratahs

Reds v Waratahs is almost the same as Bulls v Stormers, they do not like each other much. With all that have been going on...

Match Preview – Blues v Chiefs

The Blues have the Chiefs this weekend at home in a must win for both sides who are dwelling at the bottom of the...

Match Preview – Hurricanes v Jaguares

The Hurricanes will be hosting the Jaguares this weekend and they will have to do it without Beauden Barrett. The Jaguares have lost their first...

Déjà vu – The ‘Super’ is no more in Super Rugby

Déjà vu, as I know I spoken about the same thing at the same time last year on the standard of Super Rugby and...

Brits set to get huge fine from SANZAAR

According to reports on RugbyRocks Blue Bulls Schalk Brits could face a fine up to R100 000 for criticising SANZAAR judicial process. Brits who just returned...

Match Report – Lions win ding-dong battle against Waratahs

It was a tough old match for the Lions after their bye week but they had enough to get pass the Waratahs when they...

Match Report – Sharks again their own worst enemy

The Sharks can only blame themselves for loosing the game against the Chiefs after again making just too many handling errors on...

Match Report – Highlanders hold off Jaguares for the win

The Highlanders started well with ball in hand showing that they will run the ball all day from anywhere on the field.

Match Report – Classy Crusaders demolish Bulls at Loftus

Do not know what was worst, the screaming announcer at Loftus or the poor defence from the Bulls. The...

Match Report – Rebels take win at home over Reds

The Rebels was just too strong for the Reds on Friday when they beat them 30-24. Poor discipline also...

Match Report – Hurricanes work hard for away win against Blues

The game started with some pretty impressive play from the Blues who dominated the first fifteen minutes. They were...

Match Preview – Emirates Lions v Waratahs

It is a huge test that awaits the Lions in Johannesburg this weekend when they are back at home against the Waratahs.

Match Preview – Chiefs v Cell C Sharks

It is going to be a match the Sharks wants to win before they return to South Africa for their final games.

Match Preview – Highlanders v Jaguares

The draw against the Chiefs last week did not help the cause for the Highlanders which makes this a very important clash...

Match Preview – Vodacom Bulls v Crusaders

This Friday Loftus faithful will welcome the champions and form team this year the Crusaders and it is going to be a...

Match Preview – Rebels v Reds

When the Rebels welcome the Reds on Friday they will have in the back of their minds that they have won 5...

Match Preview – Blues v Hurricanes

It is crunch-time in Super Rugby and as always more so in the New Zealand conference. The first match this weekend sees...

Bulls v Saders – Get your bums on the seats this Friday

Pretoria is going to be a buzz of excitement on Friday evening as the Vodacom Bulls prep to take on the Crusaders at Loftus...

Brits and Jenkins back in Bulls team for Crusaders

Vodacom Bulls coach has not waste any time to select Schalk Brits and Jason Jenkins in his starting team for the important clash with...

Super Rugby Nabetragting – Inconsistency the order of the day

Another week with mixed results not just for the South African sides but all through the competition.       One can understand with National interest towards the...

Match Report – Stormers their own worst enemy

It was a game that never really got going with the Jaguares at the end beating the Stormers 30-25. A game with both side just...

Match Report – Bulls hold off Waratahs chase

The Vodacom Bulls had to work hard for the win against the Waratahs on Saturday but the win has put them back at the...

Match Report – Brumbies fightback secure win against Blues

The Brumbies got the win over the Blues on Saturday when they 26-21. The Blues was first on the board when TJ Faiane got over...

Match Report – Hurricanes first half secure win over Rebels

It was the Hurricanes in the first and the Rebels in the second half but at the end the home side got the win...

Match Report – Reds secure win over Sunwolves

The Reds had some hard to work hard to finally secure a 32-26 win against the Sunwolves on Friday. Ill-discipline was unfortunately a major problem...

Match Report – Crusaders secure draw with late try against Sharks

It was always going to be a difficult match for the Sharks and no one, including me thought twice on the Sharks getting close...

Match Preview – Brumbies v Blues

The Blues are on the road this week and will face the Brumbies in their match on Saturday. The two teams are only separated by...

Match Preview – Highlanders v Chiefs

The Highlanders are coming off a massive win over the Sunwolves and will be hosting the struggling Chiefs on Saturday. The Chiefs have struggled this...

Match Preview – Hurricanes v Rebels

The Hurricanes will be welcoming the Rebels this weekend. They will also have a new captain for the match in Beauden Barrett with TJ Perenara resting...

Match Preview – Reds v Sunwolves

The Reds will be hosting the Sunwolves on Friday and will want to take advantage of the hefty defeat they suffered against the Hurricanes...

Match Preview – Crusaders v Cell C Sharks

This weekend it will be the Cell C Sharks biggest test this year when they face the Crusaders in Christchurch. The Crusaders have been again...

Injury list starts growing for Super Rugby teams

Just over the halfway stage of Super Rugby and the injury list are starting to get longer with some worries for Rassie Erasmus. At the...

It is the final dash for most teams to make playoffs

With seven rounds left it makes for interesting reading who in the South African conference will get that top spot and secure a home...

Super Rugby Nabetragting -Let the fight for the Wild Cards begin

Passing the halfway stage of this years competition the fight for the playoffs is heating up. In New Zealand it looks more than likely that...

Match Report – Jaguares grind out win against Brumbies

The Brumbies came up short against the Jaguares when they lost 20-15. The Brumbies scored two tries from Fainga'a and Tom Banks but that was...

Match Report – Stormers win arm wrestle against Bulls

The Stormers came out winners in an arm wrestle at Newlands on Saturday when they beat the Bulls 24-23. The fist ten minutes was frantic...

Match Report – Solid defence hands Sharks win over Tahs

Defence was key for the Sharks when they beat the Waratahs on Saturday 23-15 The Waratahs was quickly to pounce on the Sharks poor ability...

Match Report – Classy Hurricanes get bonus point win over Chiefs

It was a classy performance from the Hurricanes when they were just too good for the Chiefs beating them 47-19 on Saturday. It was a...

Match Report – Vintage Highlanders put 50 past Sunwolves

You can not get much better than what the Highlanders showed in Tokyo on Friday when they demolish the Sunwolves 52-0. It was a total...

Match Report – Crusaders with bonus point win over Lions

It was always going to be a difficult game for the Lions and even more so when they got the news late on Thursday...

Match Preview – DHL Stormers v Vodacom Bulls

The last North v South derby was in Round 1 which left the Stormers and their supporters wondering just what happened at Loftus. This week...

Match Preview – Waratahs v Cell C Sharks

The Sharks stands in front of their biggest test this weekend, not so much due to the opponent rather due to character. We have been...

Match Preview – Hurricanes v Chiefs

It has always been a close contest when the Canes and the Chiefs meet but this weekend may see a change in that. The Chiefs...

Match Preview – Sunwolves v Highlanders

The Highlanders will be follow the Hurricanes when they play the Sunwolves this weekend and will be hoping to upset the Japanese side as...

Match Preview – Crusaders v Emirates Lions

The Crusaders are coming off a bye weekend to welcome the Lions this weekend in Christchurch. The Crusaders have been way above the rest this...

Pocock miss another Brumbies match

Another injury to David Pocock must be a worry to Australia coach Chieka. The Brumbies has got used to not have the Aussie star in...