Hoskins re-elected SARU boss

2014-03-28 13:38

SARU has confirmed the re-election of SARU president, Oregan Hoskins, and deputy president, Mark Alexander.

Money to dictate S15 format?

2013-12-05 09:17

SARU's executive committee is set to hold a meeting to discuss the future structure of the Super Rugby competition.

Top IRB award for McIntosh

2013-11-19 15:37

Former Springbok coach and current selector, Ian McIntosh, has received a prestigious global rugby award.

Currie Cup expansion likely

2013-10-28 20:00

SARU president Oregan Hoskins is confident provincial unions will come to an agreement to expand the Currie Cup premier division.

SARU pay tribute to stalwart

2013-09-15 14:30

SARU president, Oregan Hoskins, has paid tribute to former vice-president and long-serving rugby administrator, Koos Basson.

Div slams SARU's quota plan

2013-08-16 07:40

Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has criticised the SARU's decision to reinstate the racial quota system in domestic rugby.

SARU confirms quota ruling

2013-08-14 12:38

SARU has confirmed that teams will need to pick a mimumum of seven black players in their Vodacom Cup squads next season.

SARU bids Treu adieu

2013-08-13 21:00

SARU has thanked and paid tribute to Paul Treu for his services to Springbok Sevens rugby after 14 years of involvement.

Blitzbokke do it for Madiba

2013-06-27 20:00

The Springbok Sevens team have had an emotional capping ceremony hours before the Sevens World Cup kicks off.

SARU launches Bok museum

2013-03-27 15:54

The South African Rugby union has announced plans for the opening of a new rugby museum in Cape Town on September 24.

Jean, Meyer draw club names

2012-11-22 14:51

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers and coach Heyneke Meyer have made the draw for the new Cummunity Cup club tournament.

Hoskins deplores assault

2012-10-06 09:16

An assault on Buntu Ondala, the president of the Border Rugby Union, has been deplored by Oregan Hoskins, the president of SARU.

SARU: Ban ref abusers for life

2012-05-24 16:33

SARU president Oregan Hoskins says players and coaches found guilty of assaulting referees should expect to be banned for life.

Hoskins sends condolences

2012-03-26 11:36

Members of Motherwell Rugby Club and their families are in the thoughts and prayers of SARU, says president Oregan Hoskins.

CSA congratulates Hoskins

2011-12-13 10:50

CSA has congratulated SARU president Oregan Hoskins on his election as vice-chairman of the International Rugby Board.

Junior Boks pooled with Roses

2011-12-12 21:30

South Africa’s hopes of claiming the IRB Junior World Championship may once again depend on their performance against England.

Dual rugby role for Hoskins?

2011-11-28 15:36

SA Rugby Union president Oregan Hoskins has the chance to fill the role of SARU president as well as vice-chairman of the IRB.

SARU thanks loyal Bok fans

2011-11-18 18:52

SARU has thanked South African fans for their loyal and unwavering support of the Springboks during the 2011 rugby season.

Currie Cup down to six

2011-08-11 12:53

The Absa Currie Cup Premier Division will be contested by six teams from 2012 and eight teams in the First Division.

Hoskins pays tribute to Sakier

2011-08-01 12:51

SARU president Oregan Hoskins has paid tribute to former WP player Yaghya Sakier who died at the weekend after a short illness.

Hoskins, Div visit Palestine

2011-06-29 07:29

The president of the South African Rugby Union Oregan Hoskins and Springbok coach Peter de Villiers are planning to visit Palestine.

BMW new Bok vehicle sponsor

2011-05-25 12:44

SARU has announced that motorcar manufacturer BMW will be the official vehicle sponsor of the Springbok Rugby team.

What are your plans Div?

2011-03-10 15:16

It's time for Bok coach Peter de Villiers to tell us what plans are in place for the team for the rest of the year, writes JJ Harmse.

Boks to play Maoris

2010-12-03 13:57

SARU has agreed to policy pertaining to the NZ Maori, which now paves the way for matches between SA teams and the Maoris.

Div's job 'safe'

2010-11-29 10:42

SARU president Oregan Hoskins says the are no plans to dismiss Springbok coach Peter de Villiers, according to a Cape Times report.


Mandela was 'a beacon of light'

2013-12-06 08:17

The South African Rugby Union has paid tribute to former president Nelson Mandela who died on Thursday.

Maties case to haunt Roux?

2013-11-20 23:15

SARU CEO Jurie Roux has responded to the completed forensic investigation into financial irregularities at Stellenbosch University.

SARU pay tribute to Kaplan

2013-11-06 17:00

SARU president Oregan Hoskins has paid tribute to veteran referee Jonathan Kaplan who will officially retire on November 16.

SARU issue Super Rugby taunt

2013-10-28 18:30

SARU president Oregan Hoskins says they will not compromise on having less than six South African teams in Super Rugby from 2016.

SARU hails former president

2013-09-05 19:00

SARU has extended its condolences to the family of former president, Professor Fritz Eloff, who passed away in Pretoria.

SARU had to act on quotas

2013-08-15 11:30

SARU president Oregan Hoskins says they have no other alternative but to to bring back "measured targets" for transformation.

New race quotas for SA rugby

2013-08-14 09:07

SARU will introduce a new quota system in domestic rugby from next year in an attempt to see more black talent emerge.

SARU laud Blitzbokke gold

2013-08-05 17:15

SARU have congratulated the Springbok Sevens team on their gold medal performance at the World Games in Colombia.

SA refs lauded for Sevens feats

2013-05-08 15:05

SARU has congratulated referees Marius van der Westhuizen and Rasta Rasivhenge for feats achieved at the recent Glasgow Sevens.

SARU wins IRB award

2012-12-08 14:46

SARU has been awarded the IRB Development Award 2012 for its innovative and practical approach to player development.

Rugby commits to transformation

2012-10-31 21:07

SARU has concluded its transformation indaba with delegates signing a declaration confirming rugby's commitment to the issue.

SARU, Lions planning future

2012-08-23 15:04

A delegation from SARU has met with Golden Lions officials to discuss ways of managing the impact of their Super Rugby exclusion.

Meyer spared quota fireworks

2012-04-03 11:04

Heyneke Meyer can relax, there won't be any fireworks on the transformation front any time soon, writes Gary Boshoff.

Rugby practice ends in tragedy

2012-03-25 22:27

It has emerged that the rugby players who died after being swept out to sea in PE, had gone for a swim to cool off after training.

Hoskins elected to IRB post

2011-12-13 07:50

SARU president, Oregan Hoskins, has been elected vice-chairman of the International Rugby Board at a meeting in Los Angeles.

SARU to boost transformation

2011-12-08 16:59

SARU plans to launch a project that has the potential to dramatically increase the opportunities for top-flight rugby among black players.

Hoskins hails Mannetjies Roux

2011-11-21 08:12

SARU president, Oregan Hoskins delivered a stirring tribute to the Griquas rugby union, which celebrated 125 years of existence.

Jantjies backed for Bok honour

2011-10-31 11:46

SARU president, Oregan Hoskins is the latest to praise the victorious Lions and backed flyhalf, Elton Jantjies for future Bok success.

SA rugby too white - Hoskins

2011-08-07 13:51

SARU president Oregan Hoskins is disgruntled by the lack of players of colour featuring in South African domestic rugby.

SARU, Boks honour Madiba

2011-07-18 14:57

The South African Rugby Union and the Springboks have congratulated and praised Nelson Mandela on his 93rd birthday.

Six-team Currie Cup for 2012

2011-06-26 14:41

SA's top domestic rugby competition, the Currie Cup, will be reduced from eight to six teams from next season onwards.

SA to host Junior World Cup

2011-04-07 15:53

Cape Town and Stellenbosch will host the the 2012 IRB Junior World Championship, after the IRB awarded the hosting rights to SA.

SARU voice support for NZ

2011-02-22 16:34

The SA rugby community has voiced their support for its New Zealand counterpart affected by the earthquake that hit Christchurch.

SARU deny Gold, Muir rumours

2010-11-30 15:26

SARU have come out and denied recent media reports regarding the formation of a technical committee.

Jacobs wins Sport24 award

2010-11-02 13:16

Davy Jacobs has added the Sport24 Performance of the Month for September to his ever-growing list of accolades.

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