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5 minutes with Romania’s Andrei Radoi

  Romania lit up the Rugby World Cup this week with one of the biggest comebacks in Rugby World cup history. 15-0 down and seemingly...

Argentina name Rugby World Cup Squad

The Pumas managed to lose 26-12 to South Africa in what was a trial for some of the players. In this squad there are...

Boks draw Samoa (again), Scots for RWC 2015

The Springboks were drawn with Samoa and Scotland in Pool B for the Rugby World Cup in 2015. The Pool Allocation Draw took place...

Jake the miracle worker

He might not be everybody’s cup of tea, but Jake White is performing miracles at the Brumbies Super Rugby franchise. In 2011 the Brumbies only...

Transforming our view(ers)

While the Rugby World Cup might not have given South African, and South African Rugby, the on-field results we wanted, it did reveal an...

Rugby’s credibility is suffering

Respected sport scientist and long standing friend of RuggaWorld, Dr. Ross Tucker, offers his views on the Rugby World Cup and specifically referees and...

Bok Autopsy

An in-depth look at why the Springboks failed in this year's Rugby World Cup. This is just too good not to share, thanks goes to...

Awake slumbering giant!

Innovation, sound structures, continuity and protection of intellectual property.  This should be at the forefront of SA Rugby’s minds when they decide on the...

A tribute to Bok warriors

I had to re-post this article here because as I read it, I wondered why no respected SA journalist could come up with a...

Rat Race: The business end! – UPDATED

As the rugby enters the business end at the Rugby World Cup, so does our Rat Race – and we are proud to announce...

IRB to NZ Rugby: ‘Up yours’

New Zealand players and coaches poured scorn on an International Rugby Board (IRB) warning on Tuesday that future Rugby World Cup tournaments could go...

Carter ruled out of RWC

New Zealand flyhalf, Dan Carter, has been ruled out for the rest of the Rugby World Cup due to a groin injury he sustained...

Poms getting up Kiwi’s noses

England are ready to anger Rugby World Cup hosts New Zealand by wearing an all-black kit for their opening match against Argentina, according to...

Re-arranging deckchairs

While the news coming out of the Bok camp seem positive, you have to ask what prompted such drastic changes? The Australian and New Zealand...

The Brits debate

A lot has been made in recent days on the inclusion of Saracens hooker, Schalk Brits, in the Stormers team for their semi-final clash...

Has All Black rugby sold its soul?

Whilst South Africans might admire the fact that New Zealand Rugby has successfully retained Dan Carter, Richie McCaw and soon to be confirmed, Sonny...

7 Uncapped players in Bok group

The South African Rugby Union on Wednesday named 51 players who have been called to a national team planning session at the start of...

Rassie to assist Boks

Springbok coach, Peter de Villiers, has asked Rassie Erasmus to assist his management team in their preparation for the Rugby World Cup. Sport24 Western Province senior...

Back the exceptional

Peter de Villiers was quoted recently saying he will have to make some tough selection decisions in this Rugby World Cup year, the toughest...

The 2011 Rugby fixture list

Here are all the rugby fixtures for 2011 which involves SA Rugby teams. SA Rugby The 2011 season promises to be one of the most...

NH coach backs Boks

Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has declared the five-week tour of Britain and Ireland with an injury-hit squad a qualified success, and...

Boks will be back

Following the Springboks victory of England this weekend, I read with interest how the English press announced that South Africa showed they will be...

Nothing that can’t be fixed

How does a team that came of such a high in 2009 hit such a low in 2010, more importantly, can it be fixed? To...

‘Give me Div’s job’ – White

Jake White wants his old job back - but only as an interim measure to help get Springbok rugby back on track before...

England first up as traditional tests return

The Springboks will play home three-Test series against England (twice), France and Ireland in the six years either side of the 2015 Rugby...

De Villiers: “All Black rugby lagging”

Springboks coach Peter De Villiers, here in New Zealand scouting ahead of the 2011 Rugby World Cup, has said that rugby here is not...

Butch slams ‘disgraceful’ Sharks

Bath's Springbok flyhalf Butch James was all set to leave the Guinness Premiership in order to stake a claim for a World Cup...

Boks on track for RWC 2011

JJ Harmse believes that the noises coming from the Springbok camp are very good with South Africa aiming to become the first team ever...

Captain without equal

Whether we will see him in jersey number 1, 2 or 3, one thing is for sure, we will see John Smit leading the...

How to defend the RWC in 2011

RuggaWorld member Newbokshields believes South Africa will retain the William Webb Ellis Cup if..... I have a theory (right now I can almost feel some...

What are we building towards?

It is not often that I listen to Freestaters but this one made quite an interesting point. The statement he made raised one question for...