Rampant Lions maul Crusaders

2016-07-23 18:33

The Lions have beaten the Crusaders in a pulsating Super Rugby quarter-final in Johannesburg.


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Super Rugby

As it happened: Lions 42-25 Crusaders

2016-07-23 18:26

See how the action unfolded in the Super Rugby quarter-final between the Lions and Crusaders from Johannesburg.

Super Rugby

Woeful Sharks blown away in Wellington

2016-07-23 11:15

The Sharks were quite literally blown away in Wellington as the Hurricanes secured a place in the Super Rugby semi-finals.

Currie Cup

Sharks XV end season on high

2016-07-23 07:47

The Sharks XV ended their season in style as they recorded a 29-24 win over the SWD Eagles in George on Friday.

Currie Cup

Free State edge Border in tight tussle

2016-07-23 08:12

The Free State XV edged out a game Border Bulldogs side 22-18 in their tight Currie Cup Qualification clash on Friday.

Super Rugby

Christie lauds Highlanders spirit

2016-07-22 15:04

Highlanders captain Shane Christie praised his team's defensive effort as they got the better of the Brumbies in their Super Rugby clash.

Super Rugby

Schalk: Chiefs most intense of NZ teams

2016-07-22 13:02

Schalk Burger says that the Chiefs bring more intensity than any of the other New Zealand franchises.

Super Rugby

Rebels sign Edinburgh lock

2016-07-22 13:54

The Melbourne Rebels have bolstered their forward stocks after announcing the signing of second-row Alex Toolis from Edinburgh.

Super Rugby

It’s Lions... if they’ve learnt lessons!

2016-07-22 09:59

South Africans may have to settle for a “one from three” return in the relevant Super Rugby QFs, with the Lions lone advancers, suggests Rob Houwing.

Super Rugby

Fleck: Chiefs have no weaknesses

2016-07-22 08:26

Ahead of their quarter-final clash, Stormers coach Robbie Fleck believes there are no weaknesses in the Chiefs line-up.


WP dominate SA Schools team

2016-07-22 06:57

Salmaan Moerat, captain of the Western Province U18 Craven Week side, will lead the SA Schools team.

Super Rugby

Ackermann's fear of expectation

2016-07-21 21:57

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has conquered much with his team this year but one fear still nags at him.


Kenya sevens eyes Rio Olympic success

2016-07-21 18:31

Buoyed by their stunning victory in the Singapore sevens, Kenya's sevens team will be vying for a top-three finish at the Rio Olympics.

Super Rugby

Boyd expects Savea reaction

2016-07-21 14:14

Hurricanes boss Chris Boyd has revealed that Julian Savea is "pretty grumpy" after he was dropped to the bench for this week's fixture.

Super Rugby

Crusaders extend Macilai's stay

2016-07-21 13:53

The Crusaders have announced that speedy winger Jone Macilai has recommitted to the Christchurch outfit for another two years.

Super Rugby

Triple quarter-final boost for Sharks

2016-07-21 11:37

Sharks director of rugby Gary Gold has named his team for their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Hurricanes in Wellington.

Super Rugby

Crusaders name side for Lions showdown

2016-07-21 09:53

Crusaders boss Todd Blackadder has made four changes to his side that were hammered by the Hurricanes last Saturday.

Super Rugby

LIVE: Stormers v Chiefs

2016-07-23 18:15

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary on the Super Rugby quarter-final between the Stormers and Chiefs from Cape Town.

Super Rugby

As it happened: Hurricanes 41-0 Sharks

2016-07-23 08:27

A recap of the scoring and interactive commentary from Saturday's Super Rugby quarter-final between the Hurricanes and the Sharks in Wellington.


RWC 2023: SA still in contention

2016-07-22 15:04

Despite the ministerial ban on bidding for major tournaments, SA has not formally ditched RWC 2023 aspirations, writes Rob Houwing.

Currie Cup

Leopards upset in-form Griquas

2016-07-23 08:06

The Leopards upset the form book as they recorded a 37-17 win over Griquas in Potchefstroom on Friday.

Super Rugby

Moore laments missed opportunities

2016-07-22 15:04

Brumbies skipper Stephen Moore feels his side let too many chances slip during their Super Rugby quarter-final loss to the Highlanders.


NZ Sevens stalwarts pen new deals

2016-07-22 13:12

The All Blacks Sevens' core will anchor the side through the next World Rugby Sevens Series after re-signing with New Zealand Rugby.

Super Rugby

Stormers’ poor playoff track record

2016-07-22 11:39

The Stormers will be eager to improve on their dismal playoff track record when they host the Chiefs in the Super Rugby quarter-finals


Edwards tackled into touch by WRU

2016-07-22 13:12

The Welsh Rugby Union has blocked Wales' defence coach Shaun Edwards from taking up a coaching role at Toulon.

Top Stories

As it happened: Brumbies v Highlanders

2016-07-22 09:49

Live scoring from the first Super Rugby quarter-final between the Brumbies and Highlanders in Canberra.

Super Rugby

WRAP: Super Rugby - Quarter-finals

2016-07-23 11:20

A comprehensive wrap of all the fixtures and results in this year's quarter-finals of Super Rugby.

Super Rugby

Donald at centre for Chiefs

2016-07-21 20:33

The Chiefs have announced their side that will take on the Stormers on Saturday, with Stephen Donald starting at inside centre.

Super Rugby

Kiwi teams target clean sweep of Super Rugby

2016-07-21 16:12

Super Rugby's quarter-finals contain the scenario for tournament organisers that all four semi-final places could go to New Zealand teams.


SA-born Barritt to captain Saracens

2016-07-21 14:19

England centre Brad Barritt has been confirmed as captain of English and European champions Saracens.


Rugby fan Biden meets All Blacks

2016-07-21 12:11

US vice-president Joe Biden joked he was ready to play for the All Blacks, as players from the reigning RWC side towered over him during a visit to Auckland.

Currie Cup

Can SARU help save sinking Kings ship?

2016-07-21 10:59

The South African Rugby Union is working behind the scenes to try save the embattled Eastern Province Rugby Union.


Cooper pens new ARU deal

2016-07-21 10:37

Wallabies fly-half Quade Cooper has time to decide where his future lies, after signing a three-year deal with the Australian Rugby Union.

Super Rugby

‘Speechless’: Legend lays into Sharks

2016-07-23 15:26

Former Sharks stars found the franchise’s capitulation in wind-lashed Wellington on Saturday hard to stomach, writes Rob Houwing

Super Rugby

Larkham: It was clearly a try

2016-07-23 06:52

Brumbies head coach Stephen Larkham believes the referee is to blame for their Super Rugby quarter-final loss on Friday.

Currie Cup

Nine-try Valke crush Kings

2016-07-23 07:58

The Hino Valke scored nine tries to four in thumping the EP Kings 59-26 in Kempton Park on Friday.

Super Rugby

Can Sharks pull rabbit out the hat?

2016-07-22 15:04

The Hurricanes host the Sharks in what promises to be an entertaining Super Rugby quarter-final in Wellington.


Mostert unlikely to get out of Lyon contract

2016-07-22 13:02

The possibility of Franco Mostert getting out of his contract with Top 14 side Lyon looks more unlikely than ever.

Super Rugby

Highlanders edge Brumbies to reach semis

2016-07-22 11:46

The Highlanders have edged the Brumbies in the first Super Rugby quarter-final of the weekend in Canberra.


SA 'must emulate NZ in recruitment'

2016-07-22 11:35

Lions flyhalf Kobus de Kock says SA should take a leaf out of NZ's playbook when it comes to the recruitment of schools rugby players.

Super Rugby

Tilse, Carraro leave Waratahs

2016-07-22 10:37

The Waratahs have confirmed the departure of prop Jeremy Tilse and wing Matt Carraro, who join a list of experienced players moving on.


New-look All Blacks impress Dan Carter

2016-07-22 11:37

The All Blacks’ class of 2016 have “extremely impressed” former flyhalf Dan Carter.

Currie Cup

WRAP: Currie Cup - Round 16

2016-07-23 18:45

A comprehensive wrap of all the fixtures and results in this year's Round 16 of Currie Cup Qualifiers.


SBW draws inspiration from Ali

2016-07-21 18:31

Ahead of his Olympic Sevens campaign, Sonny Bill Williams has reflected on the achievements of his idol, boxer Muhammad Ali.

Super Rugby

Du Preez returns for Stormers

2016-07-21 13:09

Flyhalf Robert du Preez will make his return for the Stormers in their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Chiefs at Newlands.

Super Rugby

Whiteley declared fit to lead Lions

2016-07-21 15:17

Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named his team for their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Crusaders.


SA Rugby Legends partner with SAIDS

2016-07-21 11:56

The South African Rugby Legends Association has been bolstered by a strategic partnership with the South African Institute for Drug-Free Sport.

Super Rugby

Stormers look to dominate collisions

2016-07-21 11:06

The Stormers will look to dominate the contact area in their Super Rugby quarter-final against the Chiefs at Newlands.


Bulls: We can turn WP flyhalf into a star

2016-07-21 09:30

The Blue Bulls believe they can turn young Western Province flyhalf Damian Willemse into a world-class player.


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