Posts Tagged ‘ SARU ’

Kings call back foreign players to SA from tour

March 20, 2013
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Eastern Province Rugby Union (EPRU) President, Cheeky Watson, left Port Elizabeth this afternoon for New Zealand, to go and address the Southern Kings touring squad following the announcement from the SA Rugby Union (SARU) relating to the foreign player issue.
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Posted in Super Rugby | 2 Comments »

SARU & Kings media releases on issue of foreign players

March 19, 2013
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SA Rugby have released a statement with regards to Kings selections of foreign players.
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Posted in Disciplinary, Discliplinary actions | 27 Comments »

Watson: ‘SARU unfair to exclude Lions’

January 28, 2013
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Kings captain Luke Watson has said that SARU’s decision to relegate the Lions was unfair and expressed sadness at the Lions’ Super Rugby exit.
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Posted in Super Rugby | 83 Comments »

It’s time to move on from Super Rugby

January 24, 2013
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It’s time to move on from Super Rugby

When will SA Rugby realise that our future lies north, and not in an expanded Super Rugby tournament?
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Posted in Columnists, Super Rugby | 74 Comments »

In aid of the King

January 9, 2013
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In aid of the King

The 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.
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Posted in Columnists, Rugby Administration, SARU, Super Rugby | 117 Comments »

A Royal cock-up

September 21, 2012
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A Royal cock-up

Can this become more of a cock-up? I am actually afraid to ask in the fear of tempting fate…
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Posted in Columnists, SA Rugby, SARU, Super Rugby, SupeRugby | 49 Comments »

SABC TV says no to Bok rugby

June 14, 2012
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The remaining two rugby Tests between South Africa and England will be broadcast live on radio, the SABC announced on Wednesday.
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Posted in Rugby Administration, SARU, Springboks | 20 Comments »

New regulations for contracting schoolboys

June 7, 2012
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New regulations for contracting schoolboys

SARU has promulgated a new regulation to ensure that the contracting of promising schoolboy rugby players is done above board, according to a report on the SuperSport website.
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Posted in Rugby Administration, SARU, School's Rugby | 1 Comment »

SARU’s coffers in healthy state

March 20, 2012
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SARU’s coffers in healthy state

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) reported a pre-tax profit of R24m in 2011 – a year during which participation at the IRB Rugby World Cup traditionally increases costs, while depressing the earning capacity of international rugby federations. The result was due to an 18% increase in earnings, allied to cost containments in operating...
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Posted in Rugby Administration, SARU | 3 Comments »

SARU and Gilbert extends contract for 5 years

March 8, 2012
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SARU and Gilbert extends contract for 5 years

Our good friends over at Gilbert announced that they have extended their ball and equipment sponsor contract with the South African Rugby Union (SARU) for another 5 years!
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Raise your hand if you’re embarrassed!

February 23, 2012
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Raise your hand if you’re embarrassed!

Hands up from those who feel utterly embarrassed by SA Rugby’s latest move to convince SANZAR to include a 16th team in the SupeRugby competition in 2013…
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Posted in Columnists, Rugby Administration, SupeRugby | 23 Comments »

Sulking South Africans stand no chance of adding to Super quota

February 15, 2012
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Sulking South Africans stand no chance of adding to Super quota

It’s February, the Super Rugby season is about to start, and – shock, horror – the South African provinces are having an almighty whinge. Greg Growden February 14, 2012 So, what’s new? One year, they are complaining that the tournament scheduling is unfair because, they argue, it favours the Australian and New Zealand teams....
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Posted in Super Rugby | 35 Comments »

SARU forces blanket bans

July 12, 2011
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SARU forces blanket bans

RuggaWorld has reliably learned that given the recent failures in Super Rugby, the South African Rugby Union has taken drastic steps to improve the state of stupidity throughout all 14 provinces.
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Posted in RuggaWorld Humour | 8 Comments »

SARU CEO speaks to the fans

October 22, 2010
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Newly appointed SARU CEO, Jurie Roux answered some of the supporters questions posed to him.
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Posted in Rugby Administration | 3 Comments »

Get ready for a ‘Super’ fight

October 12, 2009
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A storm is brewing for SANZAR over the host of the 15th Super rugby team.
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Posted in Rugby Administration, Super 15 | 2 Comments »

SA Rugby’s eyes wide shut on Super bid

September 29, 2009
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Tony McKeever gives us his views on SA Rugby’s bid for the 15th franchise up for grabs in the new expanded Super 15 which will launch in 2011.
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Posted in Expert Opinion, Super 15 | 51 Comments »

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