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Jaco Coetzee, Bosch and Pokomela herald u20 trial group

  Junior Springboks coach Dawie Theron has invited a large group to the Baby Boks trials camp in Cape Town next week: Junior Springbok trials squad...

Who was that Cyle Brink?

Position Flanker Date of Birth 16/01/1994 (22 years) Place of Birth Johannesburg, RSA Height: 190cm Weight: 118kg   A lot of fans were wondering who he was. Some Lions fans...

Janse van Rensburg pick of Lions team

      The Lions have managed to make five changes to the squad that beat the Chiefs in Hamilton. Rohan Janse van Rensburg will get to...

No major injuries from Madibaz game

  Following the contact session against the NMMU Madibaz on Friday last week, a few players have picked up minor injuries and will be monitored...

Three new signings for the Kings

  The Southern Kings have confirmed three more player signings ahead of their return to the Vodacom Super Rugby 2016 competition. Chief Operating Officer, Charl Crous,...

Pieter Steph du Toit signs for Stormers

Western Province Rugby can confirm that Springbok lock Pieter-Steph du Toit will be furthering his career with the DHL Stormers and DHL Western Province...

Meyer could be in until 2019!

  So reports suggest Meyer could be in the Springbok hot seat until Rugby World Cup 2019. The news has been prominent since last season...

Wallabies in World XV squad to face Japan

  Australia will have a number of their players playing a key role in their match fitness by being part of a fixture against the...

Lima Sopoaga to debut for All blacks

  The team is: 1. Tony Woodcock (112) 2. Dane Coles (27) 3. Owen Franks (69) 4. Brodie Retallick (38) 5. James Broadhurst 6. Liam Messam (41) 7. Richie McCaw - captain...

Wallabies down to 31!

Michael Cheika has cut down his squad to 31 players. The Wallabies had assembled as a 40 man squad but with a clash against...

Crusaders, Brumbies win!

  By: Benedict Chanakira         Crusaders 35 Hurricanes 18 To be fair this was a sloppy game which had moments of brilliance in patches. The game started...

Sharks 31, Bulls 16

Jake is back, and he has a star-studded line-up to take on a Bulls team that everyone has written off before kick-off. Recent results: 2013: Bulls...

Cheetahs 20, Lions 21

It is Super Rugby time, and the Cheetahs welcome the Lions back to the toughest competition in the world! Recent results: 2012: Cheetahs won 26-5, Welkom 2012:...

Lions are in good hands this season

As far as coaching goes, the Lions are in great hands for their return to Super Rugby in 2014 with the latest consultant they...

Eyeing domestic player movement under new Bok selection policy (updated)

Having recently selected a Springbok side containing no less than 10 players contracted to oversea's clubs, Heyneke Meyer has certainly set a new precedent...

SA’s move North gathers steam

A possible breakaway by South Africa from the current Super Rugby competition under SANZAR to join a new European based trans-border tournament is gathering...

Arthur ready to pack down with Force

The former coach of the Australian cricket team, Mickey Arthur, is in talks to join Perth-based Super Rugby franchise the Western Force. DateAugust 28, 2013 Georgina...

ARU leaning towards two Super conferences

​The Australian Rugby Union is open to an overhaul of Super Rugby that would see more trans-Tasman derbies and up to two Argentinian teams...

Kings bench Luke

The Southern Kings have named Andries Strauss as captain, with Luke Watson coming on from the bench for the match against the Cheetahs on...

Don’t you… Forget about me…

As you walk on by, will you call my name? If there is one thing that comes close to my love for rugby it is...

SA Rugby moving in the right direction

I read with some confusion on certain media platforms how  Super Rugby results so far is a bad thing for SA Rugby and continue...

Proudly Rugby

Round about this time of the week you will read my review of Super Rugby matches over the weekend... But apart from congratulating the Cheetahs...

Chiefs team for Blues

The Chiefs have announced their team to play the Blues in their Investec Super Rugby encounter at ASB Baypark Stadium, Mount Maunganui on Easter...

Saders team for Stormers

The Crusaders are in South Africa this week to face Cape Town’s Stormers. Despite having won 72% of their games against the Stormers the...

Canes team for Kings

Following the team’s first bye of the season, the Hurricanes will return to Westpac Stadium this Easter Saturday. The team will have an afternoon match...

Super Rugby players stats round 6

All the season 2013 player stats that matter after round 6... http://livescores.smh.com.au/rugby/super15/player-stats.html Most Points 1. Gareth Anscombe (Chiefs) 84 2. Morne Steyn (Bulls) 71 3. Patrick Lambie (Sharks) 61 4. Daniel Carter (Crusaders) 55 5....

Gill returns for Reds

St.George Queensland Reds flanker Liam Gill will make his return from injury in one of four changes made to the Reds starting line-up for...

Voltbet Super Rugby Review

I have a solution for SANZAR (and SA Rugby)! Since SA Rugby still haven’t found a way to fit 6 into 5 and the Aussie...

Shields spreading the love again (oh and the shit)

The Spred and Spri awards Brendon Shields Again let me remind you what these awards stand for based on last week’s article: Shields Prize for Enterprise...

Crusaders name team for Kings match

The Crusaders take on new comers the Southern Kings this Saturday. While the Kings are new to the Investec Super Rugby tournament, their coach...

Kings call back foreign players to SA from tour

Eastern Province Rugby Union (EPRU) President, Cheeky Watson, left Port Elizabeth this afternoon for New Zealand, to go and address the Southern Kings touring...

Steyn, Kanko dropped from Sharks starting XV

Last weekend’s match against the Brumbies saw some big performances from a number of younger players in the team, and for that, Sharks coach...

Ludeke makes 9 changes to Bulls

Injuries and rotation played a major role in Vodacom Bulls coach Frans Ludeke’s call to name an almost new side for Saturday’s Vodacom Super...

Rebels team for Sharks announced

The RaboDirect Rebels welcome the return of their Captain, Gareth Delve, from injury for their first tour match against the Sharks in Durban. The Rebels...

Goosen crocked, again

Reports from Australia suggests Johan Goosen tore ligaments in his knee and will require surgery. Cheetahs team management confirmed to Rugby365 that Goosen slipped an...

Kings touring squad

The Kings have released their squad for their tour down-under, and as reported, no Luke Watson. Southern Kings Touring Squad Players Andries Strauss Bandise Maku Cornell Du Preez Daniel Adongo David...

Sharks 10, Brumbies 29

The Sharks have been anything but convincing in recent weeks and will look to change that as they take on Australia's top side, the...

Reds 12, Force 19

The Force have beaten the Reds in a forgettable Australian Super Rugby Conference clash in Brisbane on Saturday. We can't have it all our own...

Crusaders 41, Bulls 19

The Crusaders showed their pedigree with a resounding victory over the Bulls in their Super Rugby clash in Christchurch. The Bulls surprised friend and...

Kings 24, Chiefs 35

Many believe this is the real test for the Kings. Defending Super Rugby Champions against the debutants. A win would be nothing short of...

Waratahs 26, Cheetahs 27

Cheetahs have come off an unbelievable win over the Highlanders last week, can they put two good performances together to beat the Waratahs who...

Highlanders 19, Hurricanes 23

Should be an awesome NZ derby this, Landers would be desperate for a win after losing to the Cheetahs, Canes will be on a...

Brumbies make 5 changes for Sharks

Scott Sio makes his first career start at loose-head prop in Durban on Saturday night when the University of Canberra Brumbies take on the...

Keegan back for Sharks

The Sharks welcome back their captain, Keegan Daniel for their match against the Brumbies this weekend. Keegan's return is crucial given the injury to Jean...

Highlanders: Joseph wields the axe

Highlanders’ Head Coach, Jamie Joseph, has named his team to play the Hurricanes at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin tomorrow night (7.35pm NZT). Five changes...

Reds change 3

St.George Queensland Reds scrumhalf Will Genia will make his return from injury as  part of three changes made to the starting line-up for Saturday’s...

SPRED the Love

Resident contributor, Shields, cautions against the hype around our teams following this weekend's results. Brendon Shields Okay, so I am regularly berated on this site for...

Chiefs: Messam gets his ton

Chiefs co-captain Liam Messam is to become the first Chief to play 100 Investec Super Rugby matches when the Chiefs play the Southern Kings...

Crusaders change one for Bulls

The Crusaders play their first home game of the season this Saturday night against a strong Bulls team who haven’t lost a game yet...

Waratahs: Barnes back for Cheetahs match

Berrick Barnes will make his first appearance of the Super Rugby season on Friday when the HSBC Waratahs host the Cheetahs at Allianz Stadium. The...