Racism and rugby

January 17, 2013 22

TweetQuite powerful isn’t it?  I also thought so when I was asked to write about it.

Are refs just making stuff up?

January 4, 2013 9

TweetIt has long been suspected that referees are guessing when it comes to calls at scrum or ruck time, but blatantly making laws up as they go along?

Kaizer Chiefs registers a rugby team

October 29, 2012 2

TweetYes folks, you heard right, football giant Kaizer Chiefs has registered a rugby team to participate in a tournament in George over December.

The schoolboy dilemma

July 16, 2012 8

TweetSA Rugby recently published new rules with regards to the contracting and scouting of schoolboys in South Africa, basically drawing a line in the sand and warning unions not to step over it – but […]

SH Form XV

June 11, 2012 37

TweetI thought I’d give this ‘team of the week’ thing a go, not so much to tell you who I thought stood out on the weekend, but to actually try and figure out how many […]

White ‘open’ to England job

November 27, 2011 6

TweetJake White, who coached South Africa to 2007 World Cup success, dropped a hint on Sunday that he would welcome an approach to succeed Martin Johnson as England coach.

The Culinary Currie Cup

April 7, 2011 141

TweetSeeing as most of you are more than content with the sheer boredom being dished up mainly by South African teams in their quest to “not lose”, let me change the subject to something a […]

A toast to the loser in all of us!

March 30, 2011 14

TweetRecently I found myself at a cross-road.  For years I have made a mockery of the ‘entitlement’ sports fans believed they had over teams and players, only for myself to start believing the same thing…