Bok woes may aid RWC 2023 bid

2016-11-30 11:48

Though far from intended, SA’s slipping rugby fortunes could actually boost the campaign to stage RWC 2023, reckons Rob Houwing.

SARU race: Alexander cosily-placed

2016-08-18 09:50

‘Interim’ will quickly disappear from Mark Alexander’s title to see him officially assume the SARU presidency, predicts Rob Houwing.

Alexander named interim SARU president

2016-08-17 13:52

Mark Alexander will act as interim president of the South African Rugby Union until an election for a new president is held.

Hoskins steps down as SARU president

2016-08-17 09:43

Oregan Hoskins has stepped down as president of the South African Rugby Union (SARU).

SA rugby boss denies allegations of financial mismanagement at Maties

2016-06-08 18:41

SA Rugby Union CEO Jurie Roux has denied allegations of financial mismanagement and has asked that the case against him be set aside.

Boks get main sponsor for Ireland series

2016-06-06 08:33

SA Rugby has announced a sponsorship for the Springboks' three-Test series against Ireland.

Mbalula's ban is unfair labour practice - Solidarity, AfriForum

2016-05-31 13:51

Banning sports teams from hosting international tournaments because of lack of transformation amounts to unfair labour practice, AfriForum and Solidarity have said.

SA Rugby name Marinos' replacement

2016-05-11 09:39

SA Rugby have announced that Tsholo Kubheka, a former employee, has returned to the organisation as the new General Manager: Commercial.

National sports teams applied quota system 'maliciously' - ANC

2016-05-05 12:57

National sports teams have been maliciously applying the quota system, ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa has told News24.

Mbalula bans SA from bidding for major rugby, cricket events

2016-04-25 11:43

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has suspended the privileges of SA Rugby, CSA and ASA from bidding for international tournaments due to lack of transformation.


Wakefield has eye on SARU job

2016-09-01 19:24

Western Province Rugby Union president Thelo Wakefield has emerged as a candidate to become SA Rugby's new vice president.

Hoskins a victim of rugby's power struggle

2016-08-17 15:44

A lack of accountability is permeating through every sector of our society, and it’s now taken hold of South African rugby, writes Pieter du Toit.

Hoskins' resignation ‘best for SA rugby’

2016-08-17 10:43

Oregan Hoskins feels his decision to quit as SARU CEO is in the best interests of South African rugby.

SA Rugby rocked by double doping failure

2016-07-20 08:17

SA rugby was rocked with the confirmation that two players had tested positive during routine testing for using banned substances.

Theron lost to Junior Boks, off to Japan

2016-06-08 09:22

Junior Springboks coach Dawie Theron has accepted a coaching role at the Docomo Red Hurricanes in Japan.

Most black South Africans oppose sport quotas - survey

2016-05-31 15:11

Most black South Africans oppose quotas in sport, according to a SA Institute of Race Relations survey.

EPRU gets mystery R80m lifeline

2016-05-11 10:29

An R80m cash injection promised to the Eastern Province Rugby Union by a mystery sponsor has saved the beleaguered franchise from final liquidation.

Door still open for RWC 2023

2016-05-09 11:15

The door is still open for South Africa to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, says sports minister Fikile Mbalula.

SA's 2023 RWC bid in serious jeopardy

2016-04-25 13:05

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula's decision to ban all bidding and hosting of major rugby tournaments in SA could not have come at a worse time for SA Rugby.

Rassie has had enough of SA Rugby

2016-04-25 07:29

Rassie Erasmus is reportedly finished with South African rugby and will take up a position with Irish club Munster.

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