Posts Tagged ‘ WP Rugby ’

WP re-signs key players

April 22, 2013
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Key DHL Stormers forwards Eben Etzebeth, Deon Fourie, De Kock Steenkamp and Rynhardt Elstadt have extended their playing contracts with Western Province Rugby.
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Habana confirms Toulon move

January 11, 2013
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After news broke earlier in the week that Springbok and Stormers wing, Bryan Habana is negotiating with French club Toulon, the winger confirmed that he has signed a pre-contract agreement.
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2013, the Year of the Bok

December 30, 2012
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2013, the Year of the Bok

I have been mulling over a subject for my last column of 2012 for about a month now.
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Posted in Columnists, Currie Cup, Springboks, Super Rugby | 13 Comments »

WP fans; Have your photo taken with the Currie Cup

November 12, 2012
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DHL Western Province will be giving their supporters an opportunity to have their photo taken with the Absa Currie Cup trophy on Wednesday, November 14 at DHL Newlands – for free.
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WP leer SA Rugby ‘n les

October 28, 2012
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WP leer SA Rugby ‘n les

Die internet ensiklopedie Wikipedia het sy eerste verskyning gemaak in daardie jaar.  Die wêreld was geskud toe terroriste in die World Trade Centre ingevlieg wat die torings tot die grond toe neer gebring het en tot gister, was dit die laaste keer wat Westelike Provinsie die Currie-beker omhoog gehou het.
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Plum calls on Boks for final

October 24, 2012
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The Sharks’ match day 22 to take on Western Province in the Absa Currie Cup Final on Saturday at Mr Price KINGS PARK features a mix of those who have done duty all season as well as returning Springboks.
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WP makes one change for semi

October 24, 2012
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DHL Western Province head coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for Saturday’s 2012 Absa Currie Cup Final against the Sharks at Mr Price Kings Park in Durban (17h00).
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WP makes one change for Blue Bulls

October 2, 2012
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DHL Western Province head coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for Friday’s Absa Currie Cup clash against the Vodacom Blue Bulls in Pretoria (19h10).
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Joe back for WP

September 19, 2012
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Joe back for WP

Allister Coetzee, the DHL Western Province head coach, has named his team for Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup clash against GWK Griquas at DHL Newlands (15h00).
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One change for WP

September 12, 2012
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DHL Western Province head coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup clash against the Sharks in Durban (19h10).
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WP forced into changes

August 29, 2012
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WP forced into changes

DHL Western Province head coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup clash against the Vodacom Blue Bulls at DHL Newlands (19h10).
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De Jongh, Kolisi returns for WP

August 22, 2012
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De Jongh, Kolisi returns for WP

DHL Western Province head coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup meeting with the MTN Golden Lions in Johannesburg (17h05).
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WP secures Nienaber signature

August 20, 2012
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WP secures Nienaber signature

Renowned defence guru Jacques Nienaber has signed a three-year deal with Western Province Rugby, which will keep him in Cape Town until 2016.
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Posted in Rugby Administration, Rugby Personalities | 11 Comments »

Vermeulen back for WP

August 14, 2012
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Vermeulen back for WP

DHL Western Province head coach Allister Coetzee has made six changes ahead of Saturday’s Absa Currie Cup meeting with GWK Griquas in Kimberley (14h30).
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Kritzinger out for 12 weeks

August 10, 2012
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Kritzinger out for 12 weeks

DHL Western Province have been forced into making a late change on their replacements’ bench for tomorrow’s Absa Currie Cup clash against the Sharks at DHL Newlands.
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WP names Currie Cup squad

August 8, 2012
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WP names Currie Cup squad

Allister Coetzee, the head coach of the DHL Western Province team, has announced his squad for the upcoming 2012 Absa Currie Cup season.
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Deon Fourie captains WP from 6

August 8, 2012
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Deon Fourie captains WP from 6

Nine players will make their Absa Currie Cup debuts for DHL Western Province when they take on the Sharks in a first-round match at DHL Newlands on Saturday (kick-off 19h10).
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Sadie quitting Bulls?

July 20, 2012
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It has been reported that Johann Sadie is set to leave the Bulls after only one season to join the Cheetahs.
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Eccentric genius, or space cadet?

July 16, 2012
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Eccentric genius, or space cadet?

Is Rassie the trailblazing technical guru so many make him out to be, including players and peers? Or, is he the self-centered, obnoxious chameleon?
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WP CEO hits back

July 5, 2012
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WP CEO hits back

WP Rugby chief executive Rob Wagner has spiritedly defended the franchise against allegations that it struggles to retain its best talent in the face of interest from upcountry or abroad.
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Bulls confirm Pollard signature

July 2, 2012
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The Blue Bulls Company (Pty) Ltd would like to confirm that Junior Boks flyhalf Handrè Pollard will join the Vodacom Blue Bulls in 2012.
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WP loses another youngster

June 27, 2012
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WP loses another youngster

Another young star is set to leave Western Province and the Stormers, with lock Quinn Roux reportedly heading to Ireland.
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Posted in Rugby Personalities, SA Rugby | 4 Comments »

Titus out, Thelo in

April 3, 2012
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Titus out, Thelo in

WP Rugby union has announced that Tobie Titus has resigned from his post as president of the WP Rugby Football Union with immediate effect to take over his new role as a member on the Executive Council of SA Rugby.
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WP VC side announced

March 8, 2012
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WP VC side announced

DHL WP Coach John Dobson today announced his side to take on Boland on Saturday 10 March at DHL Newlands (KO 1600), in the opening round of this years’ Vodacom Cup competition.
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WP retain young stars

March 6, 2012
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WP retain young stars

The Western Province Rugby Union on Tuesday signed long-term deals with four of its brightest young stars.
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Coetzee extends WP contract (updated: official WP press release)

February 20, 2012
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Coetzee extends WP contract (updated: official WP press release)

There has been some good news coming from WP Rugby as it was revealed that Allister Coetzee has extended his contract until 2015.
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Final nail in the coffin for Newlands stadium?

February 16, 2012
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Final nail in the coffin for Newlands stadium?

New stadium regulations for international matches could be the final nail in the coffin for Newlands Rugby Stadium.
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Posted in Columnists, Rugby Administration, Rugby Union Fans | 21 Comments »

Making a statement

February 6, 2012
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Making a statement

Rassie Erasmus tried to make a statement when he resigned from his post at Western Province rugby, the question now remains whether anyone would be willing to listen?
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