Scotland centre Alex Dunbar has been ruled out of the summer tour to Canada and the United States with a hamstring injury.
Captain Philip Snyman and leading try-scorer Seabelo Senatla have been recalled to the Blitzboks squad by Neil Powell for the London Sevens.
Former Springbok prop Lood Muller has been killed in motor vehicle accident near Dundee in KwaZulu-Natal.
A technical failure on set that led to SuperSport presenter Motshidisi Mohono not giving analyst Ashwin Willemse a chance to speak lies at the heart of Willemse’s dramatic on-air flare-up, Sport24 can reveal.
SA Rugby is considering implementing a draft system which could aid the Cheetahs and Kings, president Mark Alexander says.
Rob Houwing reckons he has not seen Tendai Mtawarira as “pumped” in his rugby for many years … a healthy harbinger for the Springboks?
Sharks coach Robert du Preez has revealed that hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle will be in the Springbok mix this June.
The return of scrumhalf Nick Phipps to the Waratahs starting XV is the only change to the run-on team that will take on the Chiefs.
Bulls lock RG Snyman says they received stern feedback from coach John Mitchell following their thrashing by the Jaguares last weekend.
The Sharks will take confidence and momentum out of last week’s game against the Chiefs for their Super Rugby clash with the Jaguares.
Japan coach Jamie Joseph has named a 33-man squad for June's upcoming Test matches against Italy and Georgia, which includes just one new cap.
What happened in the SuperSport studios on Saturday was shocking, but it has sparked a far more important conversation in South Africa, writes Lloyd Burnard.
The Blitzboks will have speedster Seabelo Senatla available for the final two World Rugby Sevens Series events of the 2017/18 season.
Reece Hodge will start at flyhalf for the Rebels when they host the Sunwolves at AAMI Park on Friday in Round 15 Super Rugby action.
Sports and Recreation Minister Tokozile Xasa stands by her strongly-worded statement on the controversial incident involving former Springbok Ashwin Willemse.
New Zealand Rugby has unveiled the first professional contracts for the world champion Black Ferns women's team.
Former All Black Charles Piutau and Ireland's Bundee Aki have been ruled out of the Barbarians' clash against England at Twickenham.
Uncapped Wasps flank Jack Willis will miss England's South Africa tour after suffering a serious knee injury that could sideline him for up to a year.
Stuart Berry will make history on Saturday when he becomes the first South African to referee the final of the PRO14.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says rugby fans can expect a few surprises when he names his squad for upcoming Tests against Wales and England.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus will be watching this weekend's French Top 14 semi-finals with a fair amount of interest.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck has opened up on the extreme conditions his side faced in their loss to the Sunwolves in Hong Kong.
Ashwin Willemse, Nick Mallett and Naas Botha could all be back on air together as early as this weekend.
Ashwin Willemse and Nick Mallett do not have to agree on things when talking rugby, says SuperSport CEO Gideon Khobane.
Bulls coach John Mitchell has slammed the attitude of his players following their heavy defeat to the Jaguares.
WPRU vice-president Gerald Njengele has been suspended for four years after breaking the union’s code of ethics.
The Junior Springboks got down to business at a holding camp as they get ready to depart to France for the World Rugby U20 Championship.
Dates, kick-off times and match reports for Round 14 of the 2018 Super Rugby tournament.
MultiChoice CEO Calvo Mawela has promised "appropriate action" after the investigation into the Ashwin Willemse SuperSport walkout drama concludes.
The All Blacks selectors are expecting a tough challenge in the world champions' three-Test series against France which kicks off in Auckland on June 9.
SA Rugby has released a statement in response to former Springbok wing Ashwin Willemse’s walkout during a live broadcast coverage.
All Blacks prop Owen Franks will be free to play France after his two-week Super Rugby ban, but his lack of discipline left New Zealand coach Steve Hansen fuming.
Brumbies second-rower Rory Arnold has been banned for three weeks after pleading guilty to a charge of a dangerous tackle against the Lions.
The drama that took place on the SuperSport set on Saturday night has drawn a massive response on social media.
Former Argentina captain Juan Martin Fernández Lobbe will lead the Barbarians against England in their Quilter Cup match.
Dates, line-ups, venues and kick-off times for Week 15 of the 2018 Super Rugby tournament.
Loose forward Sikhumbuzo Notshe will play his 50th Super Rugby game for the Stormers when they take on the Lions at Newlands.
The Jaguares have made a solitary change to their starting XV to face the Sharks in Buenos Aires.
Lions coach Swys de Bruin has jokingly cursed the Sunwolves for beating the Stormers, saying it would make it harder for his team to win at Newlands.
Highly-rated Rebels young prospect Jack Maddocks has signed a two-year deal, keeping him at the club until the end of the 2020 season.
Reds head coach Brad Thorn has made two changes to his starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash with the Highlanders.
The Chiefs' big guns are back for their Super Rugby clash against the Waratahs in Hamilton.
All Blacks legend Dan Carter will miss Racing 92's Top 14 semi-final against Castres with a hamstring injury.
An injury to Malcolm Marx could help Akker Van der Merwe graduate to the next level and become a Springbok.
New Zealand Rugby have announced that Chiefs prop Karl Tu'inukuafe will join the All Blacks squad as an injury replacement for Tim Perry.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck says his side, struggling in 2018, is not focusing on the Super Rugby log.
The Hurricanes will field a new midfield combination when they face the defending Super Rugby champions, the Crusaders, in Christchurch on Friday.
Israel Folau's anti-gay sentiments won't be a distraction during the Test series against Ireland, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika insists.
Free State Rugby have announced that prop Charles Marais and lock Justin Basson have extended their contracts.
The rugby pundits at the core of the walkout storm need to ‘find each other’ and agree on how to respond publicly, says a conflict-solutions guru. Rob Houwing reports
Nick Mallett was seen leaving a Cape Town hospital on Tuesday morning, before heading off on a short break with his wife.
New Zealand and Crusaders prop Tim Perry has left the All Blacks' training camp in Auckland on the final day after pulling up with a hamstring strain.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck has urged the union to do all they can to keep hold of Western Province coach John Dobson.
Heindrich Wyngaard reminds us that Saturday's 'stand-off' between Nick Mallett and Ashwin Willemse wasn't the first occasion the pair have clashed on air.
SuperSport CEO Gideon Khobane has moved to dispel suggestions Nick Mallett walked out of a meeting held to investigate Saturday's on-air walk-out by Ashwin Willemse.
Eddie Jones has called up 35 players to prepare for England’s Quilter Cup match against the Barbarians on Sunday at Twickenham.
SuperSport had an informal press conference on Monday evening discussing what transpired during Saturday's live studio walkout by Ashwin Willemse.
English Premiership side Gloucester announced the signing of Munster lock Gerbrandt Grobler for the 2018/19 season.
Premiership club Harlequins confirmed the appointment of England defence coach Paul Gustard as their new head of rugby
As it’s their bread and butter anyway, Rob Houwing advocates a live debate as a crack at defusing tension between pundits Ashwin Willemse and Nick Mallett.
A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches and results from Week 5 of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge.
A video has surfaced on social media showing Ashwin Willemse and Nick Mallett in a heated discussion as far back as September 2014.
Sport24’s Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points after Round 14 of the 2018 Super Rugby competition.
Pay-channel SuperSport is set to hold discussions with pundits Nick Mallett and Naas Botha following an in-studio altercation.
Chris Ashton will get the chance to take on England for the first time when he lines up for the Barbarians at Twickenham
The relationship between former Springboks Ashwin Willemse and Nick Mallett has been strained for some time, a report indicates.
Brumbies head coach Dan McKellar has made two changes to his starting line-up for their Super Rugby clash with the Bulls in Pretoria.
Regular inside centre and captain, Burger Odendaal, returns to lead the Bulls in their Super Rugby clash against the Brumbies.
Lions coach Swys de Bruin has made several changes to his match-day squad for their Super Rugby clash against the Stormers.
Highlanders flyer Tevita Nabura is still waiting to have a time set for his disciplinary hearing after he was sent off against the Waratahs.
Captain and hooker Guilhem Guirado has been rested for France's tour of New Zealand in June.
Wallabies prop James Slipper has been banned for two months after testing positive for cocaine.
Ireland boss Joe Schmidt has named uncapped duo Ross Byrne and Tadhg Beirne in his squad for the forthcoming tour to Australia.
England’s departing defence coach Paul Gustard is confident that the team will reach great heights over the next few seasons.
The Crusaders have announced that George Bridge has signed a long-term deal with the franchise through to the 2022 season.
Sunwolves coach Jamie Joseph has retained only four players from his starting XV that defeated the Stormers for this weekend's clash with the Rebels.
Lions captain Warren Whiteley will not face the Stormers at Newlands and it's unlikely that he'll take part in the Springboks' upcoming Tests.
Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has made just three changes to his starting line-up to take on the Hurricanes in Christchurch on Friday.
New Zealand’s Nick Briant has been appointed as referee for the South African Super Rugby derby between the Stormers and Lions.
The Irish Rugby Football Union could block Ulster from making a move for Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies.
WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield admits he is concerned by the Stormers’ form in this year’s Super Rugby competition.
The Sharks will have arrived in Buenos Aires knowing that their match against the Jaguares will be a litmus test.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus says injuries are part and parcel of the game and he will not use it as an excuse in upcoming Tests.
The Bulls are hopeful that captain Burger Odendaal will be fit for their Super Rugby encounter against the Brumbies in Pretoria.
Ashwin Willemse, Nick Mallett and Naas Botha have spoken publicly for the first time since Saturday night's drama on the SuperSport set.
Both SuperSport and MultiChoice have stated that they do not believe racism to have played a part in Ashwin Willemse dramatically walking off set on Saturday night.
SuperSport held talks between Ashwin Willemse, Nick Mallett and Naas Botha on Monday, but could not reach finality on the weekend drama.
The chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation, Beauty Dlulane, has called for a speedy resolution to the Ashwin Willemse SuperSport set walk-off matter.
The Lions have reported no new injuries following their Super Rugby win over the Brumbies at Ellis Park.
Western Province's Currie Cup-winning coach John Dobson has been linked with a job at Connacht in Ireland.
The SARU SACOS Legends released a statement backing former Springbok Ashwin Willemse after his walkout during a live TV coverage.
Sharks coach Robert du Preez believes his side can become Super Rugby champions, even if it doesn't happen this year.
Lions coach Swys de Bruin says we should not read too much into the Stormers' shocking loss to the Sunwolves this past weekend.
Australia lock Rory Arnold's three-week ban has ruled him out of contention for the first Test against Ireland in Brisbane.
The SuperSport Rugby Challenge delivered some highly competitive matches with a number of close results a highlight of the weekend.
The Independent Civic Organisation of South Africa (ICOSA) has called on all non-white South Africans to boycott DSTV over the SuperSport walkout incident.
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