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All Blacks sink the Boks
All Blacks sink the Boks The All Blacks are once again proving to be the team to beat with the World Champions beating the Springboks 27-20 at Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg on Saturday.
Brüssow to start against All Blacks
Brüssow to start against All Blacks The Springbok team to face New Zealand for the 90th time shows eight changes to the match-23 to that which did duty against Australia for the second match in the...
Burger takes over as Springbok captain
Burger takes over as Springbok captain Experienced loose forward Schalk Burger will become the 55th Springbok captain on Saturday when he leads South Africa out against New Zealand at Emirates Airline Park in...
No panic stations for the Boks yet
No panic stations for the Boks yet The Springboks are back in South Africa and will begin their preparations for this weekend’s test against the All Blacks in Johannesburg.
Leopards want a Valke favour
Leopards want a Valke favour The Currie Cup premier division qualifiers are heating up with the Griquas, Leopards and Boland all still in contention to gain promotion, while Border still have an...
Giteau, Cooper and Genia start against the Boks
Giteau, Cooper and Genia start against the Boks Wallabies coach, Michael Cheika has revealed his hand by naming his for squad of the year for Saturday’s Rugby Championship test against the Springboks in Brisbane.
Burger starts against Wallabies
Burger starts against Wallabies Schalk Burger is back in the Springboks’ starting line-up for Saturday’s Rugby Championship opener against Australia at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
Sias trains with the Cheetahs
Sias trains with the Cheetahs The Toyota Free State Cheetahs wider-training group got back to training Bloemfontein yesterday with fitness tests in the morning and a light contact session and drills...
De Villiers released by Boks
De Villiers released by Boks The Springboks will be arriving in Brisbane today ahead of their Rugby Championship opener against the Wallabies.
Mackie happy to be back in Proteas setup
Mackie happy to be back in Proteas setup The Proteas think it will be interesting to play under the new One-Day International conditions for the first time when they take to the park against Bangladesh.
De Villiers on bench for World XV game
De Villiers on bench for World XV game Jean de Villiers will make an inspirational come-back to top-level rugby from the bench for the Springboks, almost eight months after suffering a horrific knee injury,...
Boks name match-23 today
Boks name match-23 today The Springboks are looking to play positive and attacking rugby when they run out against the World XV in Cape Town on Saturday.
Bakkies ready for Bok match
Bakkies ready for Bok match Former Springbok lock, Bakkie Botha, who will be running out for the World XV on Saturday against the men in green-and-gold is relishing the opportunity to face his...
Griquas move closer to the Currie Cup Premier Division
Griquas move closer to the Currie Cup Premier Division The ORC Griquas consolidated their position at the top of the Currie Cup Qualifier log with a seven-try 47-20 win over the Down Touch Griffons at Griquas Park in...
Wellington buzzing ahead of Super Rugby final
Wellington buzzing ahead of Super Rugby final The New Zealand capital city, Wellington is buzzing with excitement ahead of tomorrow’s big Super Rugby final between the Hurricanes and Highlanders.
Griquas to focus on discipline
Griquas to focus on discipline The ORC Griquas will be focusing on their discipline this weekend when they tackle the Griffons in their Currie Cup Premier Division qualifier in Kimberley.
Griquas top Currie Cup qualifiers
Griquas top Currie Cup qualifiers The Orange River Cellars Griquas have moved to the top of the Currie Cup premier division qualifiers with a resounding 48-21 win over the Leopards in Potchefstroom.
Mixed reaction over Springbok squad
Mixed reaction over Springbok squad There has been mixed reaction over the Springbok squad which has been announced for the match against the World XV, Rugby Championship and additional Test against...
Coenie becomes a Shark
Coenie becomes a Shark Springbok and Toyota Cheetahs prop, Coenie Oosthuizen will be swopping his white-and-orange jersey for a black-and-white one.
Mitch has no interest in Sharks job
Mitch has no interest in Sharks job With the 2015 Super Rugby done and dusted for South African teams, there are plenty of coaching jobs up for grabs for next season.
Kirwan steps down as Blues coach
Kirwan steps down as Blues coach The Super Rugby play-offs kick-off this weekend with four teams looking to secure their spot in next weeks’ semi-finals against the top of the log Hurricanes and the...
Pressure on Griquas
Pressure on Griquas The Griquas are feeling the pressure somewhat ahead of their Currie Cup premier division qualifier against the Boland Cavaliers tomorrow afternoon.
Bulls make four changes
Bulls make four changes The Bulls have made four changes to their pack which will run out against the Toyota Cheetahs in the Super Rugby.
Last Cheetahs hurrah for Le Roux
Last Cheetahs hurrah for Le Roux Springbok fullback, Willie le Roux returns to the Toyota Cheetahs starting line-up for their last game of the Super Rugby season when they tackle the Bulls on Saturday in...
Griquas ready for CC qualifiers
Griquas ready for CC qualifiers The Griquas are locked and loaded to get their Currie Cup Premier Division qualifiers underway when they tackle the Border Bulldog in East London on Friday.
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