Adriaanse gets first Bulls start

2016-08-24 12:26

Blue Bulls coach Nollis Marais made three changes to his starting team to face the Sharks in a Currie Cup clash in Durban.


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Tietjens holds off on future talks

2016-08-24 12:32

New Zealand Sevens coach Gordon Tietjens will make a call on his future until after a review of their disappointing Olympics campaign.

Rugby Championship

Tobias: Faf not relieving pressure off Elton

2016-08-24 10:24

Former Springbok flyhalf Errol Tobias believes Elton Jantjies needs to be given time to prove himself in the national team.

Rugby Championship

Moffett blames Super Rugby for Wallabies woes

2016-08-23 21:15

The Wallabies' problems at Test level can be attributed to Super Rugby's new 18-team tournament which was formed earlier this year.

Currie Cup

WP must raise their intensity

2016-08-23 16:32

Western Province coach John Dobson expects a much higher work-rate from his team in their Currie Cup clash with the EP Kings.


Fleck waits on Stormers announcement

2016-08-23 12:33

Robbie Fleck is waiting on news regarding his permanent appointment as Stormers head coach.

Rugby Championship

Tamanivalu to start for All Blacks?

2016-08-23 12:34

Chiefs centre Seta Tamanivalu could be a surprise inclusion in New Zealand's starting XV for Saturday's clash with Australia in Wellington.

Currie Cup

Kriel blow for Blue Bulls

2016-08-23 10:00

The Blue Bulls have received a blow with the news that utility back Dan Kriel is sidelined with a shoulder injury.


Date set for Lions coach appointment

2016-08-22 19:45

The next British and Irish Lions coach will be announced on September 7, the team's management has revealed.


All Blacks extend rankings lead, Boks stay 3rd

2016-08-22 16:19

New Zealand have extended their advantage over England at the top of the World Rugby rankings, while the Springboks remain third.

Rugby Championship

Cane braced for Australia backlash

2016-08-22 14:06

New Zealand flank Sam Cane expects Australia to bounce back this weekend following the 42-8 loss they suffered in Sydney.

Rugby Championship

Faf frustrated with breakdowns

2016-08-22 12:25

Springbok Faf de Klerk admitted he was a “frustrated” man after Saturday’s 30-23 win over Argentina in Nelspruit.

Rugby Championship

Mallett: Boks long way off All Blacks

2016-08-22 11:03

Before the Boks can compete with New Zealand, they must first establish themselves as the world’s second best team, Nick Mallett says.

Rugby Championship

Grey: Wallabies can regain defensive backbone

2016-08-22 12:01

The Wallabies' poor defence can be fixed as they try to salvage the Bledisloe Cup in this week's pivotal second Test against the All Blacks.

Rugby Championship

Mallett: Boks disappointed for 70 minutes

2016-08-22 08:20

The Springboks made too many errors in the first 70 minutes of their Test against Argentina in Nelspruit, Nick Mallett has said.

Rugby Championship

Boks: Kriel should leapfrog ‘Flo’ now

2016-08-21 17:37

Francois Louw, Tendai Mtawarira and a few other much-capped Boks are – or should be – flirting with the axe, says Rob Houwing

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Heroes' welcome for victorious Fijians

2016-08-21 09:54

Fiji's gold medal-winning sevens rugby team received a tumultuous heroes' welcome when they returned home from Rio.

Rugby Championship

Pulver backs Cheika despite losing streak

2016-08-24 12:29

Australia coach Michael Cheika's job is not on the line despite his team losing their last five Tests.

Rugby Championship

Giteau set to miss four months with injury

2016-08-23 22:21

Australian international Matt Giteau could be out of action with injury for four months, said Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal on Tuesday.

Rugby Championship

Boks resume preparations in Buenos Aires

2016-08-23 20:22

The Springboks have started with their preparations for the Rugby Championship Test against the Pumas in Salta.

Rugby Championship

Which Boks would All Blacks want?

2016-08-23 14:15

Eben Etzebeth might be the only current Bok truly worthy of breaking into the ominously powerful NZ team, suggests Rob Houwing.


Jadezweni third SA ref to make Test debut in 2016

2016-08-23 12:36

Cwengile Jadezweni will become the third of SA’s young and upcoming refereeing corps to make his Test debut in 2016.

Rugby Championship

Cheika defends' Wallabies' foreign contingent

2016-08-23 12:31

Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika has defended the inclusion of the overseas-based players in his squad.

Rugby Championship

Garces to ref Bok Test in Salta

2016-08-23 07:19

Frenchman Jerome Garces will referee Saturday’s Rugby Championship Test between Argentina and South Africa in Salta.

Rio Olympics 2016

'Ginger with glasses' wins Fiji's top honour

2016-08-22 18:27

Englishman Ben Ryan has been awarded Fiji's highest honour for coaching the nation's Sevens side to a historic gold medal at the Rio Olympics.

Rugby Championship

Elton: Bok coach may lose patience

2016-08-22 14:06

Something could ‘give’ pretty soon in the understanding between Allister Coetzee and his Bok flyhalf Elton Jantjies, says Rob Houwing.

Rugby Championship

Jantjies 'falcons' skipper Strauss - WATCH!

2016-08-22 12:46

Things got comical in Nelspruit when Elton Jantjies booted the ball straight into the face of his captain Adriaan Strauss.

Currie Cup

Taute set to leave WP for Munster

2016-08-22 12:25

Fullback Jaco Taute is set to leave Western Province to join Rassie Erasmus at Irish club Munster.

Rugby Championship

Coetzee sings Mohoje's praises

2016-08-22 10:01

Springboks coach Allister Coetzee hailed the performance of blindside flanker Teboho Mohoje during Saturday's win over Argentina.

Rugby Championship

All Blacks add fit five for Wallaby return Test

2016-08-22 12:01

New Zealand rushed five players into their squad as injury cover ahead of the Rugby Championship Test against Australia in Wellington.

Rugby Championship

All Blacks hit back at 'paranoia' spy claims

2016-08-22 08:20

The All Blacks have denied they are paranoid about being spied on amid revelations they routinely sweep hotel rooms for listening devices.

Rugby Championship

Injured Redelinghuys out of Pumas clash

2016-08-21 13:07

Springbok prop Julian Redelinghuys will not travel with the Springbok squad to Argentina after suffering a hamstring strain.

Currie Cup

Senatla not joining Lions - agent

2016-08-24 12:06

Seabelo Senatla’s agent has dismissed reports that the speedster will join the Golden Lions.

Currie Cup

Lions ring changes for Boland clash

2016-08-24 09:50

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Currie Cup Premier Division clash against Boland Cavaliers.


Lam backs Schmidt to remain as Ireland coach

2016-08-23 19:49

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt should take his time in deciding his future, says Connacht coach Pat Lam.

Currie Cup

WP lose Van Wyk to France

2016-08-23 14:15

Western Province have lost the services of wing Kobus van Wyk, who has been allowed to join Bordeaux Begles.

Rugby Championship

Tiaan Strauss weighs up SA loose trio

2016-08-23 11:10

The choice between Francois Louw and Jaco Kriel at openside flank must depend on the conditions the Springboks face in Salta.

Currie Cup

Lambie to be 'eased back' into training

2016-08-23 08:44

Springbok flyhalf Pat Lambie is seemingly on the comeback trail after nearly three months on the sidelines.

Rugby Championship

Salta looms large for Boks

2016-08-22 22:29

It was telling that Springbok coach Allister Coetzee batted away a question on the All Blacks big performance in beating Australia.


More doom and gloom predicted for Boks

2016-08-22 18:30

Sport24 reader Dhirshan Gobind predicts more doom and gloom for the Springboks in the remainder of the Rugby Championship.

Currie Cup

Kings lose skipper for season

2016-08-22 14:06

Eastern Province Kings skipper Schalk Ferreira will likely miss the rest of the season due to a groin strain.


Jake shaves head in support of Lealiifano

2016-08-22 14:37

The rugby fraternity is rallying around Brumbies flyhalf Christian Lealiifano, who was recently diagnosed with leukaemia.

Rugby Championship

I'm close to being 100 percent - Coles

2016-08-22 12:26

All Blacks hooker Dane Coles has given his team a boost by declaring that he is "close to being 100 percent" fit for international action.

Rugby Championship

Wallabies to review line-out strategy - Simmons

2016-08-22 10:01

Wallabies lock Rob Simmons believes it would be "stupid" not to look at changing their line-out strategy, after Saturday's loss to NZ.

Rugby Championship

5 talking points: Boks v Argentina

2016-08-22 08:55

Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points following the Springboks’ 30-23 victory over Argentina in Nelspruit.

Rugby Championship

Ioane answers All Blacks SOS

2016-08-22 08:20

Blues wing Rieko Ioane is one of five injury replacements called up by the All Blacks for Saturday's Test with Australia in Wellington.

Rugby Championship

Giteau's international career over?

2016-08-21 11:28

Matt Giteau's Test rugby career looks more than likely over after breaking his ankle in Australia's Test against New Zealand.


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