Krige, WP settle differences

2015-01-27 10:31

Corne Krige has backtracked on his decision to criticise WP for opting not to move their headquarters away from Newlands.

Coetzee in demand in Japan

2015-01-10 12:00

Stormers and Western Province coach Allister Coetzee is reportedly in high demand to coach in the Japanese league.

Krige hits out at WP's decision

2014-12-22 12:00

Former Springbok and WP captain Corne Kriger has hit out his his old team's decision to keep Newlands as their headquarters.

WP turn down stadium move

2014-12-18 09:18

The Western Province Rugby Football Union has rejected a move to the Cape Town Stadium and will remain at Newlands.

WP announce Treu coup

2014-12-15 17:10

WP have announced that Paul Treu, Rito Hlungwani and Hanyani Shimange are set to join their coaching structures in 2015.

WP brush off Etzebeth rumours

2014-12-09 08:07

Western Province have brushed off reports linking lock Eben Etzebeth with a move to French giants Toulon.

Catrakilis WP's shining light

2014-11-10 14:23

Flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis was a shining light for WP in their heavy defeat to English club Saracens, writes Herman Mostert.

Saracens put WP to the sword

2014-11-09 17:41

Saracens have oozed too much class for Western Province who suffered a heavy defeat in their match at Allianz Park.

WP name team for Saracens

2014-11-07 15:01

The WP squad landed in London and will be captained by centre Juan de Jongh for their friendly clash against Saracens.

De Jongh to join WP in London

2014-11-06 14:50

Juan de Jongh and Michael Rhodes will join their WP team-mates in London before being assessed by the team's medical staff.

WP's three new 'heavies'

2014-11-06 09:14

All three of the Stormers' new front-row recruits for 2015 will be in action for WP in their one-off meeting with Saracens.

Scarra relishes Saracens duel

2014-11-04 14:34

WP hooker Scarra Ntubeni is looking forward to testing himself in new conditions when the Currie Cup champions face Saracens.

Linee proudly wore WP jersey

2014-11-04 09:11

Tinus Linee proudly wore his Western Province jersey when they won the Currie Cup final against the Golden Lions late last month.

Sombre mood in Bok team room

2014-11-03 13:31

The SA Rugby Union and the Springboks have paid tribute to former Bok and WP centre Tinus Linee, who passed away.

Tributes flow in for Tinus Linee

2014-11-03 09:24

Past and present sports stars have taken to Twitter to pay tribute to former Bok and WP centre, Tinus Linee, who has passed away.

WP say farewall to front row trio

2014-10-30 14:13

Western Province have paid tribute to three front rankers - Pat Cilliers, Brok Harris and Tiaan Liebenberg - who have left the union.

Stonehouse: De Jongh, Kolbe unlucky

2014-10-30 12:00

Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse believes WP's Juan de Jongh and Cheslin Kolbe are the two unluckiest players not to make the Bok squad.

Thelo thanks loyal WP fans

2014-10-29 13:28

Western Province Rugby Football Union president has thanked fans for their loyal support throughout the season.

Catrakilis: Smal is with the times

2014-10-29 09:18

WP flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis says Director of Rugby Gert Smal has made a difference since he joined the union.

Kolbe: Exciting times at WP

2014-10-28 17:41

Fullback Cheslin Kolbe is excited about the future of Western Province rugby following the union’s victorious Currie Cup campaign.

WP hooker calls it a day

2014-10-28 07:20

Injuries have forced Springbok and Western Province hooker Tiaan Liebenberg to call time on his rugby career.

Kaplan praises ref Joubert

2014-10-27 15:08

Retired SA referee Jonathan Kaplan has praised the overall performance of Craig Joubert in this past weekend's Currie Cup final.

Mallett: Catrakilis was 'metronomic'

2014-10-27 09:41

Nick Mallett has lauded the performance of WP's Demetri Catrakilis after their win over the Lions.

Lions' scrum plan for Newlands

2014-10-24 12:00

The Golden Lions have targeted the engine room - and more specifically the scrums - as they prepare for the Currie Cup final.

Fans say it will be the Lions!

2014-10-24 09:10

The Golden Lions will walk away with the honours in Saturday's Currie Cup final, if Sport24's readers are to be believed...


WP youngster on the rise in Ireland

2015-01-15 14:28

Western Province back Pat Howard has impressed in his loan spell at Irish club Munster.

WP, Lions shining lights for SA

2014-12-22 14:18

The expansive styles adopted by Western Province and the Golden Lions were the highlight of the South African rugby season.

Wakefield: WP's decision is final!

2014-12-19 10:23

WP president Thelo Wakefield says their decision not to relocate to the Cape Town Stadium is final and not up for further discussion.

Stormers' plan for Treu revealed

2014-12-17 08:20

Former Springbok Sevens coach Paul Treu will be groomed to take over as defence coach of the Stormers.

Chester: No issue with overseas Boks

2014-12-09 10:25

Chester Williams says he has no issue with overseas-based players being selected for the Springboks.

WP back loaned to Munster

2014-11-11 09:31

Talented Western Province centre/wing Pat Howard will join top Irish province, Munster, on a three-month loan deal.

WP to take lessons from defeat

2014-11-10 13:02

WP coach Allister Coetzee says their clash against Saracens in London was a great experience for many of their younger players.

Artificial pitch excites WP

2014-11-08 23:10

Western Province are relishing the prospect of playing on a firm artificial surface when they tackle English club, Saracens.

WP could add more signings

2014-11-07 09:10

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee has hinted that the union could add more players to their squad ahead of the 2015 season.

Set piece battle key for WP

2014-11-06 14:08

WP coach Allister Coetzee has stressed the importance of the set-piece ahead of their friendly against Saracens in London.

WP to honour Linee in London

2014-11-05 19:15

Western Province will wear black armbands in their clash against Saracens at Allianz Park in honour of the late Tinus Linee.

WP confirm new prop signing

2014-11-04 10:29

Western Province have confirmed the signing of tighthead prop Vincent Koch from the Pumas as they prepare for the 2015 season.

WP set for Saracens excursion

2014-11-03 19:05

A 24-man Western Province squad will leave for London on Thursday, as the 2014 Currie Cup champions set off to take on Saracens.

WP Rugby pays tribute to Linee

2014-11-03 11:03

Western Province Rugby has extended its condolences to the family of former WP centre Tinus Linee, who has passed away.

Dream journey for Senatla

2014-11-01 14:06

SA Sevens and WP speedster Seabelo Senatla says making the Springbok squad for the tour to Europe has been a dream come true.

WP set sights on Pumas prop

2014-10-30 12:01

Currie Cup champions Western Province are reportedly in he process of signing Pumas tighthead prop Vincent Koch.

Currie Cup: WP best supported

2014-10-30 09:17

Currie Cup champions Western Province were the best supported team during this year's competition.

Stormers want Senatla for S15

2014-10-29 11:49

WP boss Gert Smal is hoping a deal can be negotiated allowing Seabelo Senatla to play Super Rugby for the Stormers.

De Kock excited to face WP

2014-10-29 07:50

Former Western Province scrumhalf Neil de Kock is relishing the prospect of facing his former side in London next month.

WP's new Bok duo over the moon

2014-10-28 10:27

WP's Seabelo Senatla and Nizaam Carr are over the moon after being included in the Springbok squad for the year-end tour to Europe.

Coetzee: We're ready for S15

2014-10-27 18:14

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee believes they can carry the momentum gained from winning the Currie Cup into Super Rugby.

WP to parade their trophy

2014-10-27 09:41

Western Province, the 2014 Currie Cup champions, will parade their trophy through the streets of Cape Town on Tuesday.

As it happened: WP v Golden Lions

2014-10-25 16:30

LIVE and interactive coverage of the 2014 Absa Currie Cup final between WP and the Golden Lions at Newlands.

Balie's comments upset WP

2014-10-24 10:39

Western Province are a bit perturbed by the fact that Balie Swart, a SARU scrum consultant, has praised the Golden Lions scrum.

The Great WP-Lions Debate!

2014-10-24 09:07

WP v Golden Lions at Newlands for the 2014 Absa Currie Cup title. Who's it going to be? Sport24's 'experts' have their say...

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go! - shop online today

Save up to 40% on outdoor accessories!

Tents, sleeping, day packs and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

Month End Madness Sale!

Save up to 60% on across a wide range of goods from books to electronics, DVDs and many more. Sale end 31 January 2015. Shop now!

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.