Posts Tagged ‘ Force ’

Force change 4 for Bulls

March 1, 2013
Posted by

The Emirates Western Force has made four changes to its starting XV to tackle the Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday night.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | Comments Off

Serfontein on Bulls bench

February 27, 2013
Posted by

Vodacom Bulls lock Flip van der Merwe will play in his 50th Vodacom Super Rugby match when his team takes on the Western Force at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. Van der Merwe has played six of those for the Toyota Cheetahs whilst still a student in Bloemfontein and the commerce graduate has since reeled...
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | 2 Comments »

Kings name team for Force

February 19, 2013
Posted by

The Kings have named their team for their debut match in Super Rugby this weekend against the Force.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | 9 Comments »

Cowan to captain Force in opener

February 14, 2013
Posted by

Front row stalwart Pek Cowan will captain the new-look Emirates Western Force in their 2013 Super Rugby season opener against the Melbourne Rebels at AAMI Park on Friday night.
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Super Rugby | 1 Comment »

Rebels team announced for Super Rugby opener

February 12, 2013
Posted by

The RaboDirect Rebels have announced their side for their opening match against the Western Force at AAMI Park this Friday, with six new faces in the squad of 22.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | 2 Comments »

Force team for Lions announced

May 24, 2012
Posted by
Force team for Lions announced

The clash against former coach John Mitchell’s Lions will see just two changes to the starting 15 with Nick Cummins returning from injury and Alfie Mafi back in the side after an electrifying performance against the Rebels last week.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | Comments Off

No changes for Force

May 10, 2012
Posted by
No changes for Force

The Emirates Western Force have named an unchanged line-up to attack the Sharks in Durban this Saturday with the side eager to finish their South African tour with a win.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | 1 Comment »

Sharks unchanged for Force

May 10, 2012
Posted by
Sharks unchanged for Force

The Sharks have the rare good fortune of being able to name an unchanged matchday 22 for Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby showdown with the Force at Kings Park, according to Sharks website editor Michael Marnewick.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | Comments Off

Minimum changes to Force side

May 4, 2012
Posted by
Minimum changes to Force side

The Emirates Western Force has named a relatively unchanged side for their clash against the Cheetahs on Saturday evening in Bloemfontein with Richard Brown and Sam Wara elevated to the run on side from the bench.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | Comments Off

Now Genia stays with Reds

April 30, 2012
Posted by
Now Genia stays with Reds

Champion halfback and Queensland Reds vice-captain Will Genia has recommitted to Queensland Rugby until the end of season 2015, subject to ARU protocols.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Rugby Administration, Rugby Personalities | 1 Comment »

Genia off to the Force

April 28, 2012
Posted by
Genia off to the Force

Queensland Rugby is disappointed it will farewell champion halfback and Reds vice-captain Will Genia at the end of the season, after he agreed to terms with the Western Force.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Rugby Administration, Rugby Personalities | 1 Comment »

Force team to tackle Stormers

April 26, 2012
Posted by
Force team to tackle Stormers

The Emirates Western Force will welcome back dynamic winger Napolioni Nalaga from injury as they set themselves for a clash against leading South African side the Stormers in Perth on Saturday.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | Comments Off

Bekker to captain Stormers

April 25, 2012
Posted by
Bekker to captain Stormers

The DHL Stormers were forced into a number of changes for their match against the Force this weekend.
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Super Rugby, SupeRugby | 5 Comments »

Waratahs unchanged

April 11, 2012
Posted by
Waratahs unchanged

Benn Robinson will lead an unchanged HSBC Waratahs side for the third match running as NSW today travel to Perth for a crucial clash with the Western Force.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby, SupeRugby | 1 Comment »

Reds change a couple for Force

March 28, 2012
Posted by
Reds change a couple for Force

Queensland Reds openside flanker Liam Gill earns his second starting opportunity of 2012 while outside back Joel Rapana will make his Queensland provincial debut at outside centre in Saturday’s round six Super Rugby clash against the Western Force in Perth (kickoff 8:40pm AEST).
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby, SupeRugby | Comments Off

Rebels 30, Force 29

March 23, 2012
Posted by
Rebels 30, Force 29

The home team lost in the dying seconds last week while the visitors recorded a famous victory in Sydney.  Prepare for a typical Ozzie scrap for top honours.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby, SupeRugby | 9 Comments »

Jenkins start for Waratahs

March 14, 2012
Posted by
Jenkins start for Waratahs

Jono Jenkins will make his HSBC  Waratahs Super Rugby starting debut against his former club, the Western Force on Saturday.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby, SupeRugby | 4 Comments »

Force pulls the plug on O’Connor

June 15, 2011
Posted by
Force pulls the plug on O’Connor

Star player James O’Connor has quit the Western Force after extensive negotiations between his management and the club failed this morning.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super Rugby | 32 Comments »

Force 13, Brumbies 13

May 21, 2011
Posted by
Force 13, Brumbies 13

Can the Brumbies bounce back and end the season on a high as they travel to Perth?
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super 15 | 1 Comment »

Waratahs 20, Force 15

May 7, 2011
Posted by
Waratahs 20, Force 15

The Force has the ability to shock any team on any day, will they do it in Sydney today against their Aussie rivals the Waratahs?
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super 15 | Comments Off

Force 30, Crusaders 42

April 30, 2011
Posted by
Force 30, Crusaders 42

Can the Force surprise another big gun in the competition when they welcome the Crusaders to Perth?
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super 15 | 12 Comments »

The art of losing

April 26, 2011
Posted by
The art of losing

JJ Harmse takes a critical look at the Bulls’ woeful performances on tour in his Sport24 column.
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Expert Opinion | 27 Comments »

Force 26, Bulls 21

April 23, 2011
Posted by
Force 26, Bulls 21

The Vodacom Bulls have their backs against the wall.  Can the defending champs make it 2 from 4 on tour to keep themselves in the competition?
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super 15 | 21 Comments »

Sharpe commits to Force/Aussies

April 13, 2011
Posted by
Sharpe commits to Force/Aussies

Australia veteran Nathan Sharpe has committed his future to the ARU and the Western Force.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Rugby Personalities | Comments Off

Force 3, Waratahs 31

April 9, 2011
Posted by
Force 3, Waratahs 31

The Force have come close to beating a number of teams this season, will they finally put the nail in the coffin as they host the Tahs in Perth?
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super 15 | 1 Comment »

Force 25, Rebels 26

April 2, 2011
Posted by
Force 25, Rebels 26

An all Aussie derby takes place in Perth where the Force will host the Rebels.
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Super 15 | 14 Comments »

Stormers 51, Force 16 (Full Time)

March 26, 2011
Posted by
Stormers 51, Force 16 (Full Time)

The Stormers will look to secure their spot at the top of the SA Conference as they host the Force in Cape Town.
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Super 15 | 10 Comments »

Elstadt injury concern

March 22, 2011
Posted by
Elstadt injury concern

The young player who made the biggest impression for the Stormers in their 23-13 win over the Bulls last Saturday may be forced to sit out the next match against the Western Force at Newlands.
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Super 15 | 1 Comment »

Switch to our mobile site