Newlands rugby fans slammed
Cape Town - The Western Province Rugby Union has begun an investigation into alleged incidents of bad behaviour by spectators at Newlands during the Stormers v Crusaders Super Rugby match on Easter Saturday.
Rob Wagner, WP Rugby’s managing director, said: “We would like to
apologise to any members of the crowd who were inconvenienced in any way
on Saturday. We will never condone bad behaviour from anyone in the
crowd at Newlands.
“There seems to be a history of incidents when the Stormers and
the Crusaders play at Newlands and we are already in conversation
with all role-players to ensure that we do not have a repeat of this in
A full investigation is taking place to ensure that Newlands
remains an enjoyable rugby venue for all members of the rugby-watching
'Cape Crusaders' at Newlands (Gallo Images)