Tag: SA Rugby

Kings & SARU in Mexican stand-off

TweetThe Southern Kings announced their reduced, 35-man squad for their Super Rugby campaign which still contains 5 foreign players. The tug-of-war between the Kings and SARU on the number of foreign based players allowed for the franchise has been going since 2012. The Kings, who only has a 1-year guaranteed deal for participation in Super…

SA Rugby loses a legend, RIP Jan Ellis

TweetThe South African Rugby Union on Friday expressed its deep sadness at the passing of legendary former Springbok looseforward, Jan Ellis. The one-time joint record holder for the number of Springbok caps succumbed to cancer at a hospice in Pretoria after suffering from the disease for some time. He celebrated his 71st birthday in January.

In aid of the King

TweetThe foundation from which our deep routed passion and love for rugby is built on in South Africa comes from a long and very proud history of our domestic teams.

Imagine if…

TweetAll the excitement from the elections in the United States seems have many South Africans reflecting and saying things like; ‘Imagine if South Africa…’