Posts Tagged ‘ Currie Cup 2010 ’

Super Saturday

October 30, 2010
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If you have anything planned for today, cancel it!  Apart from the Currie Cup final there is a massive amount of rugby on television today which we have opened this thread for you to follow the games and comment on.
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Kuun cited

October 18, 2010
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The Vodacom Blue Bulls flanker Derick Kuun will attend a SARU judicial committee in Cape Town on Tuesday at 14h00 after being cited for foul play during an Absa Currie Cup Premier Division game against The Sharks in Durban on Saturday.
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Matfield error cost Blue Bulls

October 18, 2010
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Blue Bulls captain Victor Matfield definitely made an error of judgement in Saturday’s Currie Cup semi-final against the Sharks, two former Springboks believe.
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WP 31, Cheetahs 7 – SF 2

October 16, 2010
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Western Province continue their quest to end a barren period without a major trophy in nine years when play host to the Currie Cup specialists, the Cheetahs, in a semifinal at Newlands on Saturday.
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Sharks 16, Blue Bulls 12 – SF 1

October 16, 2010
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Coaches tend to give away as little as possible before big play-off matches, but if you listen (or read) carefully, they drop plenty of hints.
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The Desperate v. The Confident

October 15, 2010
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Okay, so after all the chest beating and Yo-Mama insults, let’s get down to business and look who is set to play in the final of this year’s Currie Cup.
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Lambie back at 10 for Sharks

October 14, 2010
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Sharks coach John Plumtree called back some big guns but also made some surprising ommissions for his side semi-final clash in Durban on Saturday.
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Naka questions WP scrum

October 14, 2010
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The Free State Cheetahs are questioning the legality of Western Province’s scrumming tactics ahead of Saturday’s Currie Cup semifinal and have e-mailed André Watson and Mark Lawrence about it.
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Ricky starts, Jean back at 12 for WP

October 13, 2010
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WP coach Allister Coetzee predictably moved Jean de Villiers back to inside center for the semi-final clash against the Cheetahs this weekend at Newlands.
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Blue Bulls bench Bok Spies

October 13, 2010
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Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has included Springbok eighthman Pierre Spies and flank Deon Stegmann in his list of replacements for Saturday’s Currie Cup semi-final against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday.
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Spies, Stegmann fit to start

October 13, 2010
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If the Vodacom Blue Bulls needed a massive boost ahead of their Absa Currie Cup semifinal against the Sharks on Saturday, they certainly got one.
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Fourie out, Januarie gets another start

October 13, 2010
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Springbok centre Jaque Fourie may be out for the season, while Ricky Januarie is expected to keep his place in the Western Province starting line-up for Saturday’s Currie Cup semifinal against Free State at Newlands.
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Mossie out of semi’s

October 12, 2010
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Jaque Fourie’s foot injury is more serious than initially anticipated and is likely to force him out of Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup semi-final at Newlands.
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Schalk is tired of losing

October 12, 2010
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“Tired of losing” should hardly be the refrain of a Western Province rugby player at the moment, but when it comes to Currie Cup semifinals at Newlands, it is strangely enough the case for Schalk Burger.
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Fourie escapes ban

October 12, 2010
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Vodacom Western Province hooker Deon Fourie was on Monday found not guilty of foul play at a SARU judicial hearing held in Cape Town.
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Kick-off times for all games this weekend

October 11, 2010
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There will be a number of semi’s and even a final played this weekend, here are all the kick-off times.
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Tuesday D-day for Stegmann, Spies

October 11, 2010
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Vodacom Blue Bulls loose forwards Deon Stegmann and Pierre Spies will know on Tuesday whether they will be given the green light to play in Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup semi-final against the Sharks in Durban.
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WP’s Fourie cited

October 11, 2010
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UPDATE: NOT GUILTY Vodacom Western Province’s hooker Deon Fourie will appear before a SARU Judiciary Hearing after he was cited for foul play during Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup Premier Division game against The Sharks on Saturday.
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WP 33, Sharks 21

October 9, 2010
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Strap yourself in for a rip-roaring ride as the Currie Cup league stages come to a dramatic end – with the last match of the weekend set to decide the final standings.
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Griquas 36, Blue Bulls 48

October 9, 2010
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With nothing left but pride to play for, Griquas coach Dawie Theron hopes his battered charges can find it in them to get up for one more big Bull-fight.
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Lions 27, Pumas 34

October 8, 2010
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While the Lions will be keen to keep their slim play-off hopes alive, the Pumas are determined to use their encounter as a trial run for the forthcoming promotion-relegation series.
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Botha out for rest of the season

October 7, 2010
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The Blue Bulls confirmed that they will be without the services of hooker, Gary Botha for the rest of the season.
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Lambie at 15, Pretorius at 10 for Sharks

October 7, 2010
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The Sharks travel to Cape Town this weekend to take on Western Province in the final pool match of the Currie Cup ahead of next week’s semi-finals with top spot already buttoned down but a good performance wanted for continuity.
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Jean wings it

October 7, 2010
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Springbok centre Jean de Villiers will play on the right wing for Western Province in their Currie Cup clash against the Sharks at Newlands on Saturday.
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Matfield back to lead Blue Bulls

October 6, 2010
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Vodacom Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke had no hesitation in naming all his available Springboks in the starting line up of the Blue Bulls team to play Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday in the final pool game of Absa’s Currie Cup competition.
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Botha out for rest of season

October 5, 2010
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Chances are the Blue Bulls will be without the services of Gary Botha for the rest of the season.
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Loftus nips AfriForum protest in the bud

October 4, 2010
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Loftus Versfeld stadium manager Hugo Kemp reaffirmed on Sunday what the Blue Bulls Company had warned earlier in the week when he commented on AfriForum’s alleged attempt to use the venue as a platform to promote their smear campaign against Currie Cup sponsors Absa.
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Spies, Guthro out of Griquas clash

October 4, 2010
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Vodacom Blue Bulls number eight, Pierre Spies, has been ruled out of Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup match against Griquas in Kimberley.
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