Lions reveal new-look Super Rugby kit

2016-12-08 22:35

The Lions have launched their new home and away Super Rugby jerseys for the 2017 season.


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Toulon snap up Cornal Hendricks

2016-12-08 20:47

In a surprise move, Toulon have announced the signing of Springbok wing Cornal Hendricks on a contract until the end of the season.


Cape Town secures Sevens for three more years

2016-12-08 18:39

Cape Town Stadium has secured the South African leg of the Sevens World Series for another three years.


Gatland: North's health is a priority

2016-12-08 16:32

George North's health after another suspected concussion is of greater importance to Warren Gatland than his return to the field.


Blitzboks unchanged for Cape Town Sevens

2016-12-08 12:37

The Blitzboks have named an unchanged squad for this weekend's Cape Town leg of the Sevens World Series.


Historic club London Welsh liquidated

2016-12-08 07:47

London Welsh's proud 131 year old history has come to an end as they announced they were going into voluntary liquidation.


Local coaches plot SA Rugby conditioning strategy

2016-12-07 20:16

The first steps towards the implementation of a unified performance enhancement strategy was the main outcome of the SA Rugby conditioning workshop held in Cape Town.


Gatland names trio of Lions assistants

2016-12-07 14:53

Steve Borthwick, Andy Farrell and Rob Howley have been named as assistant coaches for the British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand.


Pulver backs Cheika after poor season

2016-12-07 12:30

Australia coach Michael Cheika is not in danger of losing his job, despite losing nine Tests in 2016, says ARU boss Bill Pulver.

Super Rugby

Sharks reveal new-look Super Rugby kit

2016-12-07 11:00

The Sharks have launched their new home and away Super Rugby jerseys for the 2017 season.


Wallabies v All Blacks rivalry moves west

2016-12-07 07:49

The Wallabies and All Blacks are heading to Western Australia in 2019 for the first Bledisloe Cup match in Perth between the traditional rivals.


Hopeful Bok fan hacks Rennie’s Wikipedia page

2016-12-06 14:34

An apparent hopeful Springbok fan hacked the Wikipedia page of Dave Rennie, after the Kiwi was linked with the Bok coaching role.


Boks biggest losers in November rankings

2016-12-06 11:55

The Springboks were the biggest losers in the top 10 of World Rugby’s official rankings during November.


Donate to the Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund

2016-12-06 10:19

As we approach the season of giving, the Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players Fund has encouraged their supporters to assist those whose lives have been changed on the rugby field.


Blitzboks skipper thanks fans for support

2016-12-06 07:32

Blitzboks skipper Philip Snyman has thanked fans for their support after his side won last week’s Dubai Sevens.


Clermont sign 'The Tongan Bear' from Hurricanes

2016-12-05 16:21


Duane Vermeulen's wife gives birth

2016-12-05 11:02

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen is the proud father to a second son.


Blitzboks happy to be home

2016-12-08 20:47

Blitzboks coach Neil Powell believes his team loves playing in the HSBC Cape Town Sevens tournament, despite the massive expectations from the home crowd.

Super Rugby

Force call in English assistance

2016-12-08 18:20

England assistant coach Steve Borthwick is set to advise the Western Force on a two week basis.


Bok Test at CT Stadium 'long overdue'

2016-12-08 14:40

The Springboks could very well be playing Test match rugby at Cape Town Stadium in the near future, says Patricia de Lille.


Jones: England to benefit from Lions tour

2016-12-08 11:03

England coach Eddie Jones believes his team will gain in the long-term from the British and Irish Lions' tour to New Zealand in 2017.


Saracens out to continue Euro win streak

2016-12-08 10:25

Champions Cup holders Saracens will seek to make it 12 straight wins in Europe when they take on Premiership rivals Sale.


Proteas, Boks ready for battle!

2016-12-07 18:10

Proteas all-rounder JP Duminy is relishing the prospect of facing the Springboks in the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match at Newlands.


Craig Joubert hangs up his Test whistle

2016-12-07 14:08

SA Rugby Test referee Craig Joubert has announced his retirement from XV-a-side refereeing to take up his “dream job”, developing elite young match officials.

Herman Mostert

Time is right for Blitzboks to dominate

2016-12-07 11:18

The time is right for the Springbok Sevens team to set their sights on the overall World Rugby Sevens Series crown, writes Herman Mostert.

Super Rugby

Pollard's recovery 'on track' for Super Rugby

2016-12-07 11:25

The Bulls have confirmed that star flyhalf Handré Pollard has made a successful return to training and is on track to be "fit and ready" by January 2017.


Du Preez keen to keep adding to team effort

2016-12-06 22:14

After a stellar weekend in Dubai, Branco du Preez is looking forward to another good showing at the HSBC Cape Town Sevens.


Skelton signs for Saracens

2016-12-06 14:34

Powerful Australian second-row Will Skelton has joined Saracens on a short-term deal, the Premiership champions has announced.


Rennie's Bok link dismissed as 'speculation'

2016-12-06 10:19

The Glasgow Warriors have dismissed Dave Rennie's link to the Springbok coaching job as "speculation".

Super Rugby

Clermont sign Hurricanes' 'Tongan Bear'

2016-12-06 08:40

Tongan prop Loni Uhila will join Clermont from next season, with an option for a further two, the French Top 14 giants have revealed.


Woodward: England had better team in 2003

2016-12-05 19:55

Clive Woodward has outlined three reasons why he thinks his 2003 World Cup winning England team were better than the current side.


Egon Seconds joins top referee panel

2016-12-05 12:10

Former Springbok Sevens and Stormers speedster turned referee Egon Seconds has been promoted to SA Rugby's premier referee panel.


SuperSport denies aiding SA Rugby in axing Coetzee

2016-12-05 10:30

SuperSport has no plans to provide financial assistance for SA Rugby to sack Allister Coetzee as Springbok coach.


'Pinetree' Meads to be honoured with statue

2016-12-08 19:13

New Zealand legend Sir Colin Meads is set to have a statue erected on the main street in his hometown of Te Kuiti, it has been announced.


Six Nations match officials named

2016-12-08 17:28

World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the Six Nations Championship, which gets underway in February 2017.


NZ must back SA's RWC bid - Kiwi scribe

2016-12-08 13:00

A Kiwi scribe feels New Zealand Rugby can help the ailing Springboks by backing South Africa’s bid to host the 2023 World Cup.


Ex-Shark extends Irish stay

2016-12-08 09:15

Irish club Ulster have announced that prop Wiehahn Herbst has signed a two-year contract extension.


Blitzboks praise Cape Town support

2016-12-07 22:07

Justin Geduld believes that the home support the Blitzboks receive at the Cape Town Sevens will drive the team to do their best over the weekend.


McBryde announced as new Wales coach

2016-12-07 16:59

Welsh Rugby chief executive Martyn Phillips has confirmed Robin McBryde will lead the Wales coaching team for their June tour.


JDV: Fans can help Boks through dark days

2016-12-07 12:30

Former Springbok captain Jean de Villiers believes South African rugby supporters will help the Springboks get through these dark days.


Top female ref continues to break ground

2016-12-07 12:30

Top female referee Aimee Barrett-Theron, the first female to be included on the SA Rugby national men’s panel, will make her Women’s Test debut later this month.


Lealiifano wins top award

2016-12-07 11:25

Wallabies and Brumbies playmaker Christian Lealiifano has won Australia's 2016 Rugby Union Players Association Medal for Excellence.


Sevens giving the Bok a spring in its step

2016-12-06 16:20

After a year that has seen the Springboks fail massively, the Blitzboks are giving South African rugby lovers something to smile about.

Super Rugby

Grey defends Aussie Super Rugby teams

2016-12-06 13:16

Australia's struggles will not be fixed by reducing the number of teams they have in Super Rugby, says assistant coach Nathan Grey.


Bookies back Blitzboks to defend Cape Town title

2016-12-07 09:00

The Blitzboks are favourites to defend their Cape Town Sevens title this weekend, local bookmakers believe.


Wilkinson impressed with England under Eddie

2016-12-06 09:02

Jonny Wilkinson says the current England team have the potential to become just as good as the class of 2003.


Smith boost for Boks for Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup

2016-12-05 16:02

Former South African cricket captain Graeme Smith has agreed to join the Springboks for the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match against the Proteas.


England players could dominate Lions squad

2016-12-05 12:10

A successful Six Nations campaign could see 10 to 15 England players being picked in the British and Irish Lions squad, Eddie Jones believes.


Blitzbok duo picked in Dubai Dream Team

2016-12-05 09:00

Following their triumph at the Dubai Sevens, two Springbok Sevens stars were included in the Dream Team for the event.


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