Currie Cup gets new slot - & teams - in revamped SA rugby calendar

2019-04-02 14:59

South Africa’s rugby landscape will have a strong international flavour in 2019, with the return of an Argentinean XV, Namibia and Zimbabwe.

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WP captain Van Zyl signs for Saracens

2018-11-05 11:53

Saracens have bolstered their second-row stocks with the signing of Stormers and Western Province lock Chris van Zyl on a short-term deal.

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Cheetahs maul Eagles to secure Currie Cup status

2018-10-31 07:00

The Free State Cheetahs have beaten the SWD Eagles in a Currie Cup promotion/relegation match to secure their Premier Division status for next season.

Currie Cup

Sale snap up Robert du Preez on short-term deal

2018-10-30 08:00

Sale Sharks have signed flyhalf Robert du Preez on a three-month contract from Super Rugby franchise, the Sharks.

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Lots of ‘learnings’ for Stormers to take from WP

2018-10-30 16:30

They didn’t end up with the Currie Cup this year but WP did end the just completed domestic seasons with a trove of both negative and positive points to ponder.

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Strong Cheetahs line-up named to face SWD Eagles

2018-10-29 16:34

Coach Franco Smith has announced the strongest possible team to defend the Free State Cheetahs’ Currie Cup status against the SWD Eagles.

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Currie Cup final: 5 talking points

2018-10-29 07:39

Sport24’s Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points after the Currie Cup final between Western Province and the Sharks at Newlands.

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Du Preez: We knew a pressure game would take its toll on WP

2018-10-30 06:56

Sharks coach Robert du Preez lauded his charges for the pressure they put on Western Province in the Currie Cup final.

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WP coach Dobson rues lineout implosion

2018-10-29 13:04

Western Province coach John Dobson says their troubles at lineout time cost them in the Currie Cup final defeat to the Sharks.

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Cheetahs, SWD set to fight for Currie Cup spot

2018-10-29 10:56

The Free State Cheetahs and SWD Eagles will know their Currie Cup fate on Tuesday evening after they meet in a promotion/relegation match.

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Currie Cup final: What happens if the scores are tied?

2018-10-27 11:21

There will be no shared Currie Cup title if extra time cannot separate Western Province and the Sharks on Saturday.

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Sharks boss Du Preez: WP, as hosts, will feel pressure

2018-10-26 10:41

Sharks coach Robert du Preez believes the pressure in Saturday's Currie Cup final will be on Western Province.

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Dobson explains Willemse shift to No 12

2018-10-25 19:11

The coaches have played their cards, and the sides have been named for Saturday's Currie Cup final at Newlands.

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Final: Sign of SA rugby power-shift to coast?

2018-10-25 12:30

Though stung badly for this theory before, Rob Houwing takes the risk - again - of suggesting SA rugby supremacy will NOT rest in Jo’burg for Super Rugby 2019.

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Nkosi: No motivation needed for Currie Cup final

2018-10-25 10:46

The Sharks do not need motivating or inspiration ahead of Saturday’s Currie Cup Final against Western Province at Newlands, says wing S'bu Nkosi.


Munster dismiss Van Graan to Bulls rumours

2018-10-24 15:22

Irish club Munster have poured cold water on speculation that their coach Johann van Graan could return to South Africa as Bulls mentor.

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Sharks upset Western Province to lift Currie Cup

2018-10-27 17:55

The Sharks were crowned Currie Cup champions when they claimed victory over Western Province in the final at Newlands.

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Rassie: Bok selection not yet finalised

2018-10-27 10:50

Saturday's Currie Cup final will still provide a chance for players to put their hands up for Springbok selection, says coach Rassie Erasmus.

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Fighting talk from Dobson: This WP team will not go away

2018-10-26 09:40

Western Province and the Sharks are set for what promises to be an explosive Currie Cup final at Newlands on Saturday.

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Zacks reaffirms commitment to WP Rugby

2018-10-25 16:46

Western Province Rugby Group CEO, Paul Zacks, has reaffirmed his commitment to working for Western Province Rugby.

Currie Cup

Bulls bid fond farewell to Gary Botha

2018-10-25 11:33

The Blue Bulls have confirmed that assistant coach Gary Botha will be leaving Loftus at the end of the junior season.

Currie Cup

Ex-Bok: Bulls showed WP can be beaten

2018-10-25 12:30

Former Springbok and Natal captain Wynand Claassen says last week’s Currie Cup semi-final was an indication that WP can be beaten.

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Currie Cup hype: One swallow doesn’t make a summer!

2018-10-24 13:49

There is no doubting last weekend’s Currie Cup action was entertaining, but one swallow doesn’t make a summer, writes Myles Brown, who also has a solution to saving Super Rugby.

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Sharks out to right Super Rugby wrongs

2018-10-26 13:45

The Sharks are looking to right the wrongs of their 2018 Super Rugby campaign by winning the Currie Cup on Saturday.

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WP coach, captain heap praise on referee Peyper

2018-10-26 08:00

Western Province coach John Dobson has called referee Jaco Peyper one of the best in the world ahead of Saturday's Currie Cup final.

Currie Cup

WP move Willemse to centre for Currie Cup final

2018-10-25 13:59

Western Province coach John Dobson has named his team for the Currie Cup final against the Sharks at Newlands.

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Bookies back WP for back-to-back Currie Cup wins

2018-10-25 08:52

Western Province will win their second Currie Cup in as many years with victory over the Sharks on Saturday, if local bookmakers are to be believed...

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Overcoming constricting nerves WP’s biggest challenge

2018-10-24 13:07

The Sharks come to Newlands as a well balanced and determined team, but Western Province’s biggest challenge may well be how they deal with the pressure.


Friday, 12 July 2019
Sharks v Griquas, Jonsson Kings Park Stadium 19:15
Saturday, 13 July 2019
Lions v Pumas, Emirates Airline Park 15:00
Western Province v Blue Bulls, Cape Town 17:15
Friday, 19 July 2019
Griquas v Pumas, Tafel Lager Park 17:00
Blue Bulls v Free State, Loftus Versfeld 19:15
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Sharks v Western Province, Jonsson Kings Park Stadium 14:00
Friday, 26 July 2019
Pumas v Blue Bulls, Mbombela Stadium 19:15
Saturday, 27 July 2019
Free State v Griquas, Toyota Stadium 15:00
Western Province v Lions, Cape Town 17:15
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