Kriel to lead Lions in Currie Cup

2015-07-28 14:36

With Warren Whiteley on Springbok duty the Golden Lions have appointed Jaco Kriel as captain for the upcoming Currie Cup.

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Currie Cup

Lions name squad for Sharks friendly

2015-07-28 13:53

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has named a 29-man squad to travel to KZN to face the Sharks in a pre-Currie Cup warm-up match.

Currie Cup

Pieter-Steph in surprise Sharks return

2015-07-27 21:12

Pieter-Steph du Toit will make his comeback from injury for the Sharks against the Golden Lions on Friday night.

Currie Cup

Dobson not happy with WP attitude

2015-07-26 12:18

WP coach John Dobson was not happy with the attitude of some of his senior players in Saturday's win over the EP Kings.

Currie Cup

Sharks must win at all costs

2015-07-28 08:15

Sharks coach Gary Gold knows the demands of the expectant Sharks faithful ahead of the Currie Cup season.

Currie Cup

WP to welcome back Springboks?

2015-07-27 19:01

Western Province could see their Currie Cup pack boosted by the return of a couple of Springboks next month.

Currie Cup

WP edge EP Kings in friendly

2015-07-25 21:04

Western Province have narrowly beaten the EP Kings in a pre-Currie Cup friendly clash in Port Elizabeth.

Currie Cup

Bulls lose Mellett for the season

2015-07-28 06:47

Blue Bulls prop Morné Mellett has been ruled out of rugby for the next six months at least.

Currie Cup

Dobson expects Jean to face Argentina

2015-07-27 12:14

Western Province coach John Dobson says that he expects Jean de Villiers to play against Argentina for the Springboks in Durban.

Currie Cup

Griquas book spot in Currie Cup top flight

2015-07-25 18:06

Griquas have qualified for the Currie Cup Premier Division Currie Cup after beating the SWD Eagles in Kimberley.

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Currie Cup

Bulls excited about Japanese journey

2015-07-24 11:35

Blue Bulls prop Werner Kruger believes their match against Japanese club Canon Eagles will be a great experience.

Currie Cup

Late change for EP Kings

2015-07-23 15:49

The EP Kings have been forced into a late injury change ahead of their friendly against Western Province on Saturday.

Currie Cup

Spencer's claims are cheeky, say Kings

2015-07-23 09:13

The EP Kings have expressed their disappointment after former coach Carlos Spencer voiced his dissatisfaction at unpaid wages.

Currie Cup

Sykes to captain Kings against WP

2015-07-22 09:45

Lock Steven Sykes will captain the EP Kings in their friendly clash against Western Province in Port Elizabeth.


Another 60 minutes for Jean

2015-07-21 10:20

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers is set to get another 60 minutes under his belt for Western Province this weekend.

Currie Cup

Lions mourn death of former stalwart

2015-07-24 11:36

The Golden Lions Rugby Union has paid tribute to a former stalwart of the union, Charles Pieterse, who has passed away.

Currie Cup

WP power up for EP Kings friendly

2015-07-23 12:56

WP coach John Dobson has selected a powerful combination for their Currie Cup pre-season clash against the EP Kings.

Currie Cup

WP building towards Currie Cup

2015-07-22 21:18

WP have continued their build-up towards the 2015 Currie Cup through a short training camp ahead of their second pre-season friendly.

Currie Cup

Spencer upset over unpaid Kings wages

2015-07-22 10:03

Departing EP Kings skills coach Carlos Spencer reportedly grew tired with the union after they failed to meet their wage obligations.

Currie Cup

Bulls on the mend ahead of Japan trip

2015-07-21 07:24

As the Blue Bulls prepare for a trip to Japan, a number of players are making their way back from injury.

Currie Cup

Sharks to host Lions in Pietermaritzburg

2015-07-24 09:00

The Sharks will host the Golden Lions in a pre-Currie Cup friendly match at Woodburn Stadium in Pietermaritzburg.

Currie Cup

Lappies leads Bulls in Japan

2015-07-23 11:45

Loose forward Lappies Labuschagne will captain the Bulls in their warm-up game against the Canon Eagles in Japan.

Currie Cup

Fouche returns to Japan in Bulls colours

2015-07-22 17:30

Former Ricoh Black Rams flyhalf Louis Fouche has been named in the Blue Bulls touring squad to tour Japan.

Currie Cup

Spencer, Kings part ways

2015-07-21 16:13

All Black great Carlos Spencer no longer has a coaching role at the EP Kings, the franchise confirmed on Tuesday.

Currie Cup

Dobson praises WP youngsters

2015-07-20 20:36

John Dobson has heaped praise on the Union’s Craven Week side that dismantled Eastern Province 95-0 on Saturday.


07 August 2015
Griquas v Western Province, Kimberley 15:30
Pumas v Sharks, Mbombela Stadium 18:00
08 August 2015
Free State Cheetahs v Blue Bulls, Free State Rugby Stadium 14:15
Eastern Province Kings v Golden Lions, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 14:15
14 August 2015
Golden Lions v Pumas, Emirates Airline Park 19:10
Blue Bulls v Griquas, Loftus Versfeld 19:10
15 August 2015
Western Province v Free State Cheetahs, Newlands Stadium 15:00
Sharks v Eastern Province Kings, Growthpoint Kings Park 17:05
21 August 2015
Eastern Province Kings v Pumas, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium 19:00
Griquas v Free State Cheetahs, Kimberley 19:10
22 August 2015
Sharks v Golden Lions, Growthpoint Kings Park 17:05
Blue Bulls v Western Province, Loftus Versfeld 19:10
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The Currie Cup is a thing of the past and attention now turns to the Springboks' end of year tour where they will play Ireland, England, Italy and Wales. How many Test matches will Heyneke Meyer's men win?


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