ARTICLES RELATING TO RUGBY

Sharks to focus on defence

2014-04-24 22:29

The Cell C Sharks’ focus will be on defence when they host the Highlanders in their penultimate home Super Rugby pool match.

No Afrika for Glasgow Sevens

2014-04-24 15:17

Mark Richards has replaced Cecil Afrika in the Blitzbokke squad for the penultimate Sevens World Series tournament in Glasgow.

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Nick Cummins tribute song

2014-04-24 15:04

A song dedicated to Rugby's the Poet of Perth Nick "Honey Badger" Cummins.

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Nick Cummins tribute song

2014-04-24 14:16

A song dedicated to Rugby's the Poet of Perth Nick "Honey Badger" Cummins.

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Sharks touring squad named

2014-04-24 13:30

Sharks Director of Rugby, Jake White, has selected a 27-man squad for the Australasian leg of their Super Rugby campaign.

Mallett: Ball skills a shocker!

2014-04-24 13:17

Former Bok coach Nick Mallett has criticised the ball skills of SA rugby players, following recent poor performances in Super Rugby.

Grant on why he struggled

2014-04-24 13:00

Stormers flyhalf Peter Grant has explained why experienced some early hiccups in general play and with his goal-kicking.

Cheetahs-Stormers: Ugly stats!

2014-04-24 12:35

Statistics paint a bleak picture in 2014 for the Cheetahs and Stormers, who meet in a bottom-of-the-table clash in Bloemfontein.

Sharks to rotate selections

2014-04-24 11:31

Sharks director of rugby Jake White has hinted that he will start rotating his selections more than he has so far this season.

Calling all Springbok fans!

2014-04-24 09:45

The new Springbok kit will be revealed on Thursday evening. Do you have a burning question for Jean de Villiers or Jurie Roux?

Force duo back for Bulls duel

2014-04-24 09:31

Sam Wykes and Jayden Hayward will return to the starting line-up when the Western Force tackle the Bulls.

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Watch Nick Mallett lament the poor ball skills of South African rugby players.

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Rugby is in the ICU

2014-04-24 08:24

With the scrum and breakdown being a lottery, Tank Lanning suggests that modern day rugby is a game better played without the ball.

Bet of the Day

2014-04-24 00:00

Think you know your sport? If so, why not cash in on that knowledge! Sport24's 'expert's are here to help...

Quotas will not be imposed

2014-04-23 18:46
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A 60-40 quota favouring black players would not be imposed on anybody, sport minister Fikile Mbalula has confirmed.

Quotas for Currie Cup, S15?

2014-04-23 15:42
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The South African Rugby Union will discuss the reintroduction of the quota system into the local game next month.

No Goosen against Stormers

2014-04-23 14:13

Johan Goosen has not been considered for the Cheetahs' Super Rugby clash against the Stormers in Bloemfontein.

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Worst rugby fight EVER!

2014-04-23 12:49

What a rugby fight would look like if rugby was played by soccer players.

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Bulls must restore SA pride

2014-04-23 12:13

Now minus their banned captain, the Bulls have heavy, twin responsibilities when they tackle the Force, writes Rob Houwing.

Key duo back to boost Sharks

2014-04-23 10:51

Paul Jordaan and JP Pietersen are back in the Sharks starting team for their Super Rugby clash against the Highlanders in Durban.

De Jager in Springbok frame?

2014-04-23 09:03

Cheetahs lock Lood de Jager says he'll be ready should Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer call on his services for the June Test matches.

Stellar return for Brüssow

2014-04-23 07:43

Cheetahs flank Heinrich Brüssow made a stellar return to Super Rugby against the Sharks in Durban over the weekend.

Jake places faith in Swiel

2014-04-22 21:08

Cell C Sharks coach, Jake White, insists Tim Swiel has his full support, despite calls for Frans Steyn to be moved to flyhalf.

Sharks in 'excellent' position

2014-04-22 14:43

Sharks flank Keegan Daniel believes the Sharks have cashed in fully on the favourable draw they were handed for the S15 campaign.

SA's Super teams lack tries

2014-04-22 14:43

As we head into Round 11 of Super Rugby, an alarming stat is that South African teams crop up the bottom of the tries scored category.

 

New Bok jersey launched!

2014-04-24 20:00

New kit supplier to the Springboks, ASICS, have launched the new home and away jerseys at an exclusive event in Cape Town.

Lions touring squad named

2014-04-24 15:17

The Lions have named a versatile 27-man squad for their Australasian tour in this year's Super Rugby competition.

‘Spy game’ continues for Bulls

2014-04-24 14:30

For a second week in a row, the Bulls have to combat a South African informer when they play the Force in Perth, writes Rob Houwing.

WP pick Du Preez at fullback

2014-04-24 14:00

Western Province have opted to pick new recruit Robert du Preez at fullback for their key Vodacom Cup game against SWD in George.

Sharks to stay on a high!

2014-04-24 13:30

Rob Houwing says the Sharks, despite some recent staleness, will pick up their eighth victory of the season against the Highlanders.

Catrakilis chats to Sport24

2014-04-24 13:11

Stormers No 10 Demetri Catrakilis talks Springbok selection, Super Rugby expansion and what they can expect against the Cheetahs...

SuperBru Week 11 preview

2014-04-24 12:48

The Sharks will look to extend their SA Conference lead as the Bulls finish up in Perth and the Cheetahs host the Stormers.

Bakkies misses 'boer' life

2014-04-24 12:35

Springbok and Toulon lock Bakkies Botha has admitted to feeling a bit homesick and missing life on the farm.

S15 'tightest' in a decade

2014-04-24 10:20

This year's Super Rugby competition is shaping up to be the tightest in a decade, Hurricanes captain Conrad Smith has said.

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Worst rugby fight EVER!

2014-04-24 09:34

What a rugby fight would look like if rugby was played by soccer players.

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'Massive milestone' for Daniel

2014-04-24 09:03

Sharks loose forward Keegan Daniel feels privileged to get the opportunity to play 100 Super Rugby matches for the union.

Highlanders pick for Sharks

2014-04-24 08:57

Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph has named his side to face the table-topping Sharks in a Super Rugby clash in Durban.

Force wary of Matfield factor

2014-04-24 07:45

The Western Force are wary of the threat that veteran Bulls lock Victor Matfield could pose in their Super Rugby encounter in Perth.

Brüssow to be influential

2014-04-23 22:50

Cheetahs coach Naka Drotské says that Heinrich Brüssow will be influencial in his side's Super Rugby match against the Stormers.

Stats back Le Roux's flair

2014-04-23 15:42

Springbok and Cheetahs fullback Willie le Roux features in the Top 5 in almost every Vodacom Super Rugby statistical category.

Player exodus dilutes NZ

2014-04-23 14:32

A number of promising Super Rugby players have opted to leave New Zealand for bigger money deals abroad.

Matfield handed Bulls reins

2014-04-23 13:08

Victor Matfield will captain the Bulls in the absence of the suspended Flip van der Merwe when they face the Force.

Carr shows off 'passion gap'

2014-04-23 12:18

Stormers eighthman Nizaam Carr has tweeted a picture of himself at the dentist - missing a front tooth!

Flip! Bulls captain BANNED

2014-04-23 11:26

Bulls captain Flip van der Merwe has been banned for three weeks after being found guilty of foul play.

Coetzee: Williams has X-factor

2014-04-23 10:13

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee says new wing Devon Williams adds some much needed X-factor to their backline.

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Super Rugby Review Week 10

2014-04-23 08:45

Get a full recap of all the action from this past weekend's super rugby.

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Super Rugby: Weekend teams

2014-04-23 00:00

Dates, venues, kick-off times and line-ups for Week 11 of the 2014 Vodacom Super Rugby tournament.

Stormers pick rookie wing

2014-04-22 15:50

Western Province Vodacom Cup star Devon Williams will make his first start for the Stormers against the Cheetahs.

Mallett: SA conference weak

2014-04-22 14:43

Former Bok coach Nick Mallett believes the SA Super Rugby conference is significantly weaker than their Australasian rivals.

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Top 5 rugby wizards

2014-04-22 14:19

Watch the Top 5 list of the best ever magicians on the rugby field.

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