Toulon lose SA flank in vital Montpellier clash

2016-05-26 16:07

South African back-row forward Juan Smith will miss Toulon's crucial Top 14 clash with Montpellier.


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Super Rugby

John Smit to resign as Sharks CEO

2016-05-26 15:26

John Smit, Chief Executive of The Sharks, has announced he will resign at the end of the 2016 season.

Super Rugby

Du Plessis to make Stormers debut

2016-05-26 13:10

Daniel du Plessis will make his Stormers debut in the Vodacom Super Rugby clash against the Cheetahs at Newlands.


Montpellier back White over Trinh-Duc spat

2016-05-26 13:00

Montpellier boss Mohed Altrad sprung to the defence of SA coach Jake White amid a fan storm provoked by the dropping of flyhalf Francois Trinh-Duc.


Lambie or Strauss for Bok skipper?

2016-05-26 09:00

Pat Lambie and Adriaan Strauss are believed to be the two strongest candidates for the Springbok captaincy role.

Tank Lanning

The future of rugby...

2016-05-26 09:52

As human attention spans shrink and T20 cricket bolsters interest in a struggling sport, Tank Lanning ponders the future of rugby...


Smith relishing French hospitality

2016-05-26 09:00

NZ international centre Conrad Smith says French hospitality has taken him by surprise since arriving in the southwest to join Pau.

Super Rugby

'Brumbies not certain of play-offs' - Pocock

2016-05-25 21:47

David Pocock doesn't think the Brumbies are certain of their play-off spot, despite facing some of the weaker sides in their season run-in.


Ireland name squad for Bok series

2016-05-25 14:18

SA-born trio CJ Stander, Quinn Roux and Richardt Strauss have been included in Ireland's 32-man squad for their three-Test series against the Springboks.


Bok stars helps South Africans get fit in 15 seconds

2016-05-25 14:52

A host of Springbok and Blitzbok stars have teamed up with ASICS to film a series of 15 second video clips to help South Africans on their way to their fitness goals.

Super Rugby

Joubert hits 100 mark in Super Rugby

2016-05-25 11:25

South Africa’s Craig Joubert is set to become only the third referee in history to officiate his 100th Super Rugby match.

Super Rugby

Preview: SuperBru Super Rugby Week 14

2016-05-25 11:07

What does Week 14 of this year's Vodacom Super Rugby tournament hold? Time to get your SuperBru campaign back on track!


Japan stint in doubt for Wallaby star

2016-05-25 08:36

Wallaby fullback Israel Folau's move to Japanese club NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes may not happen after they were relegated from the Top League.

Super Rugby

Osborne re-commits to Highlanders

2016-05-24 22:28

Highlanders wing Patrick Osborne has re-signed with the franchise until the end of 2017.

Super Rugby

Home final: Lions can still dream

2016-05-24 15:57

The Lions, who have recaptured some magic of late, should not be ruled out as possible home showpiece candidates, says Rob Houwing.


RWC 2015 generated record R52.7bn

2016-05-24 13:20

Rugby World Cup 2015 was the most economically-successful one ever, with nearly R52.67 billion generated in economic output.

Super Rugby

Super Rugby: log credibility worsens

2016-05-24 11:50

‘Performance’ looks increasingly a worrisome secondary device in determining table position in Super Rugby 2016, argues Rob Houwing.


Boks lose Burger for Ireland series

2016-05-26 13:18

Schalk Burger's ankle injury is worse than initially feared and he has been ruled out of the Springbok series against Ireland.


Kriel for Boks … if in right combo!

2016-05-26 13:00

Rob Houwing says Jaco Kriel would add an inviting element to the Bok attack, but needs to be paired with the correct co-loosies.

Super Rugby

Duvenage heading back to the Cape?

2016-05-26 10:20

Former Stormers scrumhalf Dewaldt Duvenage may re-join his former team later this year.

Super Rugby

WRAP: Super Rugby - Round 14

2016-05-26 11:59

A comprehensive wrap of all the fixtures and results of Round 13 of this year's Vodacom Super Rugby.

Super Rugby

Jaguares chop and change for Kings

2016-05-26 09:29

Jaguares head coach Raul Pérez has rung the changes to his starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash with the Southern Kings.


White signs two more Saffas

2016-05-25 22:14

Jake White’s ambition at building a SA franchise in France gained traction as he has signed two more players at Montpellier.

Super Rugby

Coetzee's tricky flyhalf conundrum

2016-05-25 16:50

With Elton Jantjies possibly out injured, Allister Coetzee will have a tricky decision in choosing his flyhalf cover for the June 11 Test.


Duane issue: Bok tipping point?

2016-05-25 14:00

Duane Vermeulen’s loyalty dilemma could have big ramifications for future SARU Test policy on foreign-based players, suspects Rob Houwing.

Super Rugby

Bulls bank on Basson for Lions derby

2016-05-25 12:22

Bulls coach Nollis Marais has named his team for their Super Rugby derby against the Lions at Loftus Versfeld.


Mallett picks Duane as his Bok skipper

2016-05-25 10:01

Former national coach Nick Mallett has selected the Springbok starting XV he feels should run out against Ireland.


Date confirmed for Cape Town Sevens

2016-05-25 09:22

The highly-anticipated Cape Town Sevens tournament will take place on the weekend of December 10/11, 2016.

Super Rugby

Lions show must go on without Elton

2016-05-24 21:33

With injury ruling out star flyhalf Elton Jantjies, the Lions will have to find a way to go on without their playmaker.


Coetzee happy with Super Rugby franchise visits

2016-05-25 09:30

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee said he was very satisfied with the feedback he had received from local franchise coaches and players.


Italy set for fitness culture shock, warns O'Shea

2016-05-24 16:19

Under-performing and unfit Italy players are set for a culture shock of hard graft under new coach Conor O'Shea.


Tuilagi ruled out of Australia tour

2016-05-24 13:33

Leicester Tigers centre Manu Tuilagi has withdrawn from the England squad to tour Australia due to injury.

Super Rugby

Bulls raise R600 000 for CANSA

2016-05-24 12:17

The Cancer Association of South Africa partnered with the Bulls for a #GetYourPinkOn game against the Cheetahs - and R600 000 was raised.

Super Rugby

Boshoff backed to fill Jantjies' boots

2016-05-26 13:16

Lions coach Johan Ackerman has named his side to face the Bulls in their Super Rugby clash at Loftus Versfeld.

Super Rugby

'Fortress Loftus' the Bulls' pride

2016-05-26 13:00

The Bulls are the only Super Rugby side not to have lost at home this season and they are looking to keep that record intact.

Super Rugby

Young trio extend Sharks stay

2016-05-26 10:20

Three of the most promising young rugby players in South Africa have committed their futures to the Sharks.

Super Rugby

Lions still top side in SA - Bulls coach

2016-05-26 07:21

The Lions remain a formidable side despite the loss of Elton Jantjies, Bulls coach Nollis Marais insists.


Horwill back in Wallaby fold for England

2016-05-26 07:21

Veteran lock and former captain James Horwill has been recalled to the Wallabies' training squad for their upcoming Tests against England.

Super Rugby

Why Stormers need Elstadt starting

2016-05-25 18:33

Getting Rynhardt Elstadt back into the starting line-up would be one way for the Stormers to restore physical mastery, says Rob Houwing.

Super Rugby

Mjekevu straight into Kings team

2016-05-25 15:25

The Kings have made four changes to their side that will take on the Jaguares in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

Super Rugby

Kaplan welcomes Joubert to '100 club'

2016-05-25 13:52

Retired referee Jonathan Kaplan has welcomed Craig Joubert to the '100 club' ahead of his milestone match on Saturday.

Super Rugby

Stormers can take baby steps to playoffs

2016-05-25 12:25

They may be out of the playoff positions now, but the Stormers should still make it to the Super Rugby knockout stages.

Super Rugby

Kings prop to join Cheetahs

2016-05-25 10:01

The Cheetahs have secured the contracts of four tighthead props for next season.


Mystery Kings sponsor revealed

2016-05-25 08:31

The mystery sponsor believed to save the beleaguered Eastern Province Rugby Union from final liquidation has been revealed.

Super Rugby

Sharks' Mjekevu set to bolster Kings

2016-05-24 20:00

Former Junior Springbok Wandile Mjekevu has joined the Southern Kings on loan for the rest of the Super Rugby season.

Super Rugby

Nadolo says 'no' to Fiji

2016-05-24 19:16

Nemani Nadolo's decision to steer clear of the Fijian Test team should add some ammunition to the Crusaders' joy box.

Super Rugby

Stormers boosted by returning players

2016-05-24 14:30

The Stormers are boosted by a number of players returning from injury as Super Rugby reaches its business end.

Super Rugby

5 matches to decide SA's Super Rugby fate

2016-05-24 13:20

With four South African teams fighting it out for three Super Rugby places, five matches stand out as possible deciders.

Super Rugby

Kings are a joke, says Kiwi scribe

2016-05-24 11:50

A popular New Zealand scribe says SA Rugby should be ashamed for allowing the Southern Kings into the Super Rugby competition.


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