Sharks aim for ‘full house’

2014-04-17 14:13

Rob Houwing fancies the Sharks to undo the flaky Cheetahs defence and earn a valuable haul of five log points from the derby.


Super Rugby Week 10 preview

2014-04-17 13:35

Sport24 "wizards" Garrin Lambley and Rob Houwing give a preview of what you can expect in the world of Super Rugby this weekend...

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Stormers boost Joost charity

2014-04-17 11:37

The Blitzbokke, Stormers and Joost van der Westhuizen have joined forces to raise funds for his J9 Foundation.

Muliaina out for the season

2014-04-17 10:09

The defending champion Chiefs have lost utility Mils Muliaina for the remainder of the Super Rugby season.

'Tahs brace for Bulls maul

2014-04-17 07:34

The Waratahs know what to expect from the Bulls when the two teams meet in a Super Rugby clash in Sydney.

Bulls like Flip in the script

2014-04-16 23:03

The Bulls have breathed a sigh of relief after Frans Ludeke included Flip van der Merwe in their team to face the Waratahs.

Matfield to break Bulls record

2014-04-16 14:03

Bulls lock Victor Matfield is set to become the most capped Super Rugby player for the Pretoria franchise.

Lions could lose five players

2014-04-16 13:39

Lions coach Johan Ackermann may be forced to change a third of his team ahead of the clash against the Stormers at Newlands.


Sport24 Editor Garrin Lambley thumbsucks his Vodacom Super Rugby Week 8 predictions...

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Super Rugby review Week 9

2014-04-16 12:47

Sport24 expert Editor Garrin Lambley reviews Week 9 of Super Rugby.

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Grant at fullback for Stormers

2014-04-16 12:28

Peter Grant will start at fullback for the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash against the Lions at Newlands.

S15: Our SA mid-term report

2014-04-16 10:24

The Sharks as SA’s lone playoffs side for the first time in Super Rugby’s conference format is a fair possibility, warns Rob Houwing.

Cheika's hearing postponed

2014-04-16 09:06

Waratahs coach Michael Cheika's judicial hearing over his alleged confrontation with a cameraman has been postponed.

Mealamu back for Blues

2014-04-16 07:44

Hooker Keven Mealamu will make his long-awaited return to Super Rugby this week after battling back from another calf injury.

Super Rugby: Weekend teams

2014-04-16 00:00

Dates, venues, kick-off times and line-ups for Week 10 of the 2014 Vodacom Super Rugby tournament.

Stormers injury woes mount

2014-04-15 20:57

The Stormers have lost two first-choice locks in one fell swoop for the rest of the Super Rugby season.

Free State prop off to the UK

2014-04-15 16:33

Free State Cheetahs prop Nick Schonert has signed for Worcester, the English Premiership club announced.

Weepu cried after stroke

2014-04-15 14:01

All Black scrumhalf Piri Weepu was reduced to tears after discovering he had suffered a minor stroke while playing for the Blues.

Time right to 'ditch' SA

2014-04-15 12:23

Andrew Mehrtens feels the time is right for New Zealand and Australia to exclude SA and form their own Southern Hemisphere competition.

Brüssow to return for Cheetahs

2014-04-15 11:13

Heinrich Brüssow will be back in the Cheetahs starting team for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Durban.


The Short Ball

2014-04-15 08:45

Watch the best of Week 9 of Super Rugby.

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Little relief for Stormers

2014-04-14 21:42

Jean de Villiers will be back, Schalk Burger may be back but there will be no expected hooker relief for the Stormers.

Rathbone ready for action

2014-04-14 14:11

Veteran Brumbies wing Clyde Rathbone feels he is ready to return to Super Rugby after making a successful comeback from injury

Du Plessis bros too chatty!

2014-04-14 12:39

Bismarck and Jannie du Plessis are dangerously pushing the boundaries of ‘discussion’ with refs, writes Rob Houwing.

Mallett impressed by Sithole

2014-04-14 10:27

Former Bok coach Nick Mallett was impressed by the performance of Sharks centre S’bura Sithole against the Lions at the weekend.


SuperBru Week 10 preview

2014-04-17 14:10

With two South African derbies in Week 10, SA will have their best weekend to date in the 2014 Vodacom Super Rugby season...

Tough Easter derby for Sharks

2014-04-17 12:48

The Sharks and defending champions Chiefs face testing Easter derbies in this weekend's Super Rugby.

De Klerk benched by Lions

2014-04-17 11:37

The Lions have shifted scrumhalf Faf de Klerk to the bench for their clash against the Stormers, with Ross Cronjé starting at No 9.

Catrakilis to kick at goal

2014-04-17 10:09

Demetri Catrakilis - and not Peter Grant - will be entrusted with the goal-kicking duties when the Stormers tackle the Lions.

Chavhanga wings it for Sharks

2014-04-17 07:29

Tonderai Chavhanga will make his Super Rugby debut for the Sharks against the Cheetahs while Tim Swiel also gets a run at flyhalf.

De Jongh tweets cake pic

2014-04-16 15:37

Stormers centre Juan de Jongh has tweeted a picture of his cake after celebrating his 26th birthday in Cape Town.

Folau back for Bulls clash

2014-04-16 13:46

Fullback Israel Folau is back in the Waratahs team for their Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Sydney.


Super Rugby Week 7 review

2014-04-16 12:48

Sport24 Editor Garrin Lambley reviews Week 7 of the Vodacom Super Rugby season.

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Sport24 'expert's Editor Garrin Lambley and Chief Writer Rob Houwing, make their predictions for Week 9...

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Schalk won’t face the Lions

2014-04-16 12:28

The Stormers look set to be without Schalk Burger when they tackle the Lions in a Vodacom Super Rugby match at Newlands.

Brüssow picked to tame Sharks

2014-04-16 11:16

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has picked Heinrich Brüssow at flank for their Super Rugby clash against the Sharks in Durban.

Sharks' Deysel off to Japan

2014-04-16 10:24

Sharks loose-forward Jean Deysel will depart the franchise at the end of the Super Rugby season to join Toyota Verblitz in Japan.

Grant gets goal-kicking tips

2014-04-16 09:05

Former Springbok flyhalf Braam van Straaten has given struggling Stormers goal-kicker Peter Grant a few kicking tips.

WP in stadium talk U-turn

2014-04-16 07:43

The Western Province Rugby Union is open to again discuss a possible move away from Newlands to Cape Town Stadium.

Sithole hails Jake's influence

2014-04-15 22:43

Sharks centre S'bura Sithole admits that the backing of director of rugby Jake White and his coaching staff has gone a long way.

Bissie: Steyn simply the best

2014-04-15 16:33

Sharks captain Bismarck du Plessis recently revealed that team-mate Frans Steyn is the best player he has ever played with.

Kings eye Mujati, Jantjies

2014-04-15 16:33

The Eastern Province Kings are reportedly chasing the signatures of Springbok prop Brian Mujati and flyhalf Elton Jantjies.

'Flicka' takes Superbru lead

2014-04-15 12:30

"Flicka" has taken the lead in the Sport24 SuperBru Super Rugby challenge after Round 9 of this year's competition.

Lions duo to miss Cape trip

2014-04-15 11:14

The Lions will be without the services of Andries Coetzee and utility back Alwyn Hollenbach for their clash against the Stormers.

Gericke reports at Stormers HQ

2014-04-15 09:03

Super Rugby strugglers, the Stormers, have confirmed the appointment of psychologist Henning Gericke.

Ebersohn the 'in-form 10'

2014-04-15 07:42

On current form, Sias Ebersohn is currently the best SA flyhalf in the S15 competition, says former Bok pivot Braam van Straaten.


Super Rugby review Week 9

2014-04-14 14:24

Sport24 expert Editor Garrin Lambley reviews Week 9 of Super Rugby.

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Potgieter's S15 season over

2014-04-14 14:09

Bulls flank Dewald Potgieter has been ruled out for the remainder of the S15 tournament after undergoing an operation.

Bulls wait on injured trio

2014-04-14 11:37

The Bulls are waiting on the availability of thee key players as they prepare to face the Waratahs in Sydney.

Cheetahs playoff race 'over'

2014-04-14 09:08

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské has had to admit that his team’s slim outside chances of staging a massive comeback is dead and buried.

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