Japan gets Super Rugby nod

2014-10-24 08:10

SANZAR has informed the Japan Rugby Football Union that it is the preferred candidate for Super Rugby's 18th team.

SANZAR happy with viewership

2014-08-06 14:16

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters says they are happy with the "immense interest" shown in the 2014 Super Rugby competition.

Search on for 18th Super team

2014-05-02 09:11

SANZAR has commenced a global search for an 18th Super Rugby team in the wake of its national unions announcing a new format.

Peters lifts lid on IRB call

2013-09-16 23:32

Greg Peters has lifted the lid Sanzar's role in influencing the IRB to voice their concerns regarding referee Romain Poite's performance.

SARU gets Super Rugby wish

2013-09-03 15:00

SARU CEO Jurie Roux has confirmed that South Africa will in future be able to field six Super Rugby teams.

SANZAR: No Kings suspension

2013-03-20 14:27

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters has ruled out proposed punishments for the Kings after they fielded three foreigners, breaching SARU’s rules.

Boks to start against Pumas

2013-01-15 07:09

The Springboks will begin their 2013 Rugby Championship campaign against Argentina in Bloemfontein, organisers have said.

Super 15 popularity increasing

2012-06-27 16:59

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters is happy with the attendance figures across all three countries in this year's Super Rugby competition.

Crusaders weren't cleared

2012-04-10 15:52

They won't be facing any punishment but SANZAR says the Crusaders were never cleared of eye-gouging claims.

SANZAR firm on S15 expansion

2012-02-21 12:14

SANZAR chief executive Greg Peters has reiterated that the Super Rugby competition could not be expanded.

SANZAR favours Pumas' capital

2011-11-22 21:29

SANZAR has asked Argentina to stage two of their three home matches in their debut Rugby Championship in Buenos Aires.

Springboks to meet Pumas

2011-11-08 07:13

The Springboks will kick-off against the Pumas when the all-new “The Castle Rugby Championship” launches in 2012.

SANZAR defends long season

2011-08-04 20:16

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters has hit back at criticisms about the length of Super Rugby and playing Tri-Nations in a World Cup year.

New S15 trophy unveiled

2011-06-30 09:15

The new trophy that will be presented to the inaugural Super Rugby champions has been unveiled by SANZAR.

S15 in 2011 not all smooth

2011-06-16 09:33

JJ Harmse hopes the very best is yet to come in the opening season of Super Rugby which has not been a smooth ride.

SANZAR may scrap bye points

2011-06-02 14:04

One of the most controversial facets of Super Rugby may be scrapped at the tournament's year-end review.

Kiwi Peters new SANZAR boss

2010-08-24 08:00

Hurricanes CEO Greg Peters has been appointed the first permanent head of southern hemisphere rugby's governing body.


Rugby Champs draw revealed

2014-10-13 16:08

The Springboks will kick off their 2015 Rugby Championship campaign against Australia in Brisbane on 18 July.

Top viewership for S15 semis

2014-07-31 07:40

Broadcasting figures from the S15 semi-finals show an immense increase in viewership at the business end of the competition.

ABs set for Ellis Park return

2013-12-02 22:47

SANZAR have announced the draw for the 2014 Rugby Championships, with the Boks open their campaign against the Pumas at Loftus.

Despite wish, SA to ditch S15?

2013-09-04 12:00

The assurance of having six teams in Super Rugby from 2016 may not be enough to stop SA from turning its back on the competition.

Sanzar to probe ref bashing

2013-07-15 20:00

Sanzar have warned coaches that taking unnecessary pot-shots at referees could land them in hot water.

Super Rugby to go global?

2013-01-24 21:53

SANZAR boss Greg Peters says Super Rugby could consider including new teams from Canada, the US, Argentina and also Asia in 2016.

SANZAR open to expansion talk

2012-08-07 17:48

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters says his organisation is ready to consider ideas to possibly alter the shape of the Super Rugby competition.

SA can forget six Super teams

2012-04-24 22:56

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters says it's highly unlikely that the format of the Super Rugby tournament will be changed in the near future.

Peters favours S15 derbies

2012-02-22 19:41

SANZAR chief Greg Peters says the new Super Rugby format with more local derbies has largely been a success.

SANZAR to trial new DC rules

2012-02-02 09:02

SANZAR is to trial new disciplinary rules during the 2012 Super Rugby competition, CEO Greg Peters has announced.

End of the 'Stormers loophole'

2011-11-14 16:50

SANZAR will move to close the “Stormers loophole” in Super Rugby that allowed Saracens' Schalk Britz to play in the semi-finals.

2012 Super Rugby schedule

2011-09-02 06:34

The 2012 Super Rugby season will kick off with a few mouth-watering derbies, in a competition spanning from February to August.

No more Brits scenarios?

2011-07-04 19:51

SANZAR CEO Greg Peters says the governing body will review its policy on the recruitment of overseas players in Super Rugby.

Goodbye bye for SA team

2011-06-27 08:57

The bye in the first week of the Super Rugby tournament will go to one of the New Zealand or Australian teams next year.

Longer breaks for Tri-Nations

2011-06-11 07:46

SANZAR is set to extend the half-time breaks during this year's Tri-Nations after the RWC breaks were also extended.

New SANZAR boss values SA

2010-08-24 18:15

New SANZAR head Greg Peters will seek to placate disaffected SA rugby officials as one of his first tasks when he takes charge.

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