Tag: Stormers Rugby

Schalk Burger blow by blow

Tweet Schalk Burger has explained exactly how a pre-season calf strain eventually resulted in him ending up in intensive care fighting off bacterial meningitis. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 12:31 The Springbok flank has not played since February 2012, and as a result has been the subject of much speculation, with his comeback postponed a few…

WP after Brussow

TweetBrenden Nel, for SuperRugby.co.za, has reported that WP and Stormers rugby has made a massive offer to Cheetahs and Springbok loose-forward, Heinrich Brussow.

Stormers win, but ….

TweetThe Stormers continue to bake a pretty impressive Super Rugby “cake” … but they also keep frustratingly neglecting to put the cherry on top. Rob Houwing writes for Sport24 that by beating the struggling but ever-spirited Lions 33-19 in a gloomy Johannesburg on Saturday, they returned to winning ways after the home reverse to the…

A bloody disgrace

TweetWith respect to John Dobson, the Western Province Vodacom Cup coach, it is hard to understand how Lionel Cronje cannot even crack a start at flyhalf for the Western Province Vodacom Cup team.

Coetzee snubs Cronje (again)

TweetStormers coach, Allister Coetzee has decided to stick with young Gary van Aswegen in the flyhalf position when he selected his team for their warm-up match against the Sharks this Saturday.

DHL becomes new WP Sponsor

TweetWestern Province Rugby and DHL, the world’s leading logistics company, today announced the signing of a 3 year umbrella sponsorship agreement encompassing all representative WP Rugby teams, the Stormers and Newlands Rugby Stadium, effective 1 January 2011.