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Howard starts at No 11 for WP

12 minutes ago

Powerful outside back Pat Howard has been named in the Western Province No 11 jersey for their Currie Cup clash against the EP Kings.

Habana set for 100 milestone

2014-09-03 08:58

Springbok wing Bryan Habana is set to become the fourth Springbok and 33rd player overall to play in 100 Tests.

Sithole calls for improvement

2014-09-03 05:00

S'bura Sithole believes the Sharks must start improving on their basics if they want to bounce back from their first loss.

ABs not thinking of RWC yet

2014-09-02 20:01

The All Blacks have no secret strategy to test tactics or combinations against Argentina in their Rugby Championship match.

Kings ring the changes for WP

2014-09-02 16:13

EP Kings head coach, Carlos Spencer, has made five changes to the starting lineup that will take on Western Province at Newlands.

WP face Senatla quandary

2014-09-02 13:30

Pat Howard is set to replace speedster Seabelo Senatla on the WP left wing for their Currie Cup clash with the EP Kings.

Pumas a real threat, say Kiwis

2014-09-02 12:03

Argentina's clashes against the Springboks showed they are getting better, says New Zealand assistant coach, Ian Foster.

ABs unfazed by advert snub

2014-09-02 08:54

The All Blacks have kicked for touch at their snub from a promotional video advertising tickets for next year's Rugby World Cup.

Oz halfbacks axed for Bok Test

2014-09-02 07:14

Australia coach Ewen McKenzie has dropped Kurtley Beale and Nic White for the Rugby Championship clash against SA.

Du Toit to heal Sharks' wounds

2014-09-01 23:04

The Sharks limped back into Durban after their defeat to the Pumas wounded not only psychologically, but also physically.

Bulls wish Schickerling well

2014-09-01 17:49

The Blue Bulls have expressed their well wishes WP's JD Schickerling, who suffered a serious neck injury.

Blue Bulls Under-21 lock cited

2014-09-01 15:22

Blue Bulls Under-21 lock Marvin Orie has been cited for dangerous tackle which led to WP lock JD Schickerling breaking his neck.

Neck injuries: Rugby's big worry

2014-09-01 14:08

Experts have warned rugby players not to rely on neck-braces to stop spinal injuries but to focus on prevention.

No Visser, Kriel for Bulls

2014-09-01 13:34

Blue Bulls fullbacks Jurgen Visser and Jesse Kriel will not be available for Saturday's Currie Cup match against the Golden Lions.

Will Bok pack be spooked?

2014-09-01 12:13
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SA may find it hard against Oz to swiftly banish memories of their scrumming mauling from the Pumas, writes Rob Houwing.

Strauss at No 2 for Boks?

2014-09-01 10:47
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Adriaan Strauss is likely to replace Bismarck du Plessis at hooker when the Springboks tackle the Wallabies in Perth.

WP Under-21 lock breaks neck

2014-09-01 09:00

WP Under-21 lock JD Schickerling narrowly escaped paralysis after breaking his neck against the Blue Bulls Under 21s.

Currie Cup: Weekend teams

2014-09-01 00:00

Dates, venues, kick-off times and line-ups for Round 5 of the 2014 Absa Currie Cup tournament.

Warm Perth welcome for Boks

2014-08-31 10:31
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The Springboks were greeted with pleasant conditions when they arrived in Perth after three days of training in a very cold Johannesburg.

All Blacks back to dark places

2014-08-31 09:38

All Blacks dominance in world rugby looks unlikely to be challenged when the Rugby Championship resumes next Saturday.

WP outclass Bulls at Loftus

2014-08-30 19:21
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Western Province have beaten their bitter rivals the Blue Bulls in their Currie Cup clash at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.

Cheetahs beat 14-man Griquas

2014-08-30 17:01

The Free State Cheetahs have Griquas 15-3 at half time in the side's Currie Cup encounter at GWK Park in Kimberley on Saturday afternoon.

Pumas floor Currie Cup champs

2014-08-29 20:59
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The Pumas have beaten defending Currie Cup champions, the Sharks, in their clash in Nelspruit.

Potgieter out of WP match

2014-08-29 15:07

Flyhalf Jacques-Louis Potgieter has been ruled out of the Blue Bulls' Absa Currie Cup side to face WP at Loftus Versfeld.

Do or die clash for Griquas

2014-08-29 15:03

Griquas coach Hawies Fourie has branded his side's Currie Cup match against the Free State Cheetahs s a do or die encounter.

 

NZ prop shoves ref - WATCH!

17 minutes ago

Former All Blacks squad member Ben Tameifuna faces a lengthy ban for shoving a referee during a NPC match in New Zealand.

Boks change 6 for Perth Test

2014-09-03 07:16
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The Springbok starting line-up for the Test against Australia in Perth shows six changes from the team which beat Argentina in Salta.

England wing forced to retire

2014-09-02 21:14

James Simpson-Daniel's career came to a sadly appropriate conclusion as he was forced to retire because of an ankle problem.

Make-or-break for Blue Bulls

2014-09-02 18:30
89 comments

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has laid it on the line: Saturday’s Currie Cup clash with the Golden Lions is a season-decider for his team.

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Waikato prop Ben Tameifuna has been cited for pushing referee Glen Jackson during an ITM Cup match. The charge is for acting against the spirit of good sportsmanship.

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Beale did fine at flyhalf - Foley

2014-09-02 13:30

Kurtley Beale did a good job at flyhalf in Australia's first two Rugby Championship Tests, says his replacement, Bernard Foley.

Danger of Carr ‘breakdown’?

2014-09-02 12:03

The time seems right for standout Currie Cup player Nizaam Carr to sit out a WP match for refreshment, says Rob Houwing.

Boks intrigued by All Blacks maul

2014-09-02 08:53

The Springboks have long set the benchmark for driving mauls but were impressed by the All Blacks' recent execution of the tactic.

Rugby Championship: Teams

2014-09-02 00:00

Dates, venues, kick-off times and line-ups for Round 3 of the 2014 Rugby Championship tournament.

Ankle injury grounds WP flyer

2014-09-01 20:36

Seabelo Senatla has been laid low by an ankle injury which will keep him out of the WP side for at least two weeks.

Sharks suffer Kleinhans blow

2014-09-01 17:27

Sharks loose forward Francois Kleinhans will be out of action for approximately eight weeks with a broken hand.

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RWC advert: Too big to miss!

2014-09-01 14:32

It's too big to miss! Check the latest advert on next year's Rugby World Cup to be hosted in England and Wales.

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Fan stabbed at Kings-Lions match

2014-09-01 14:07

A rugby fan was stabbed after a heated argument broke out in the Currie Cup match between the EP Kings and Golden Lions

Habana on where Boks can improve

2014-09-01 13:34

Bryan Habana has revealed the areas the Boks need to work on if they are to topple the Wallabies.

WP holding thumbs on Senatla

2014-09-01 10:48

Western Province are hoping speedster Seabelo Senatla's ankle injury does not keep him sidelined for long.

WP win the match, lose the war

2014-09-01 10:01

WP may have won their Currie Cup match against the Blue Bulls at Loftus Versfeld, but they lost the war...

Attacking intent pleases Mallett

2014-09-01 07:36

Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett says it's pleasing to see teams employ enterprising, attacking styles in this year's Currie Cup.

Why WP can’t rest on laurels

2014-08-31 21:03

Western Province continue on their merry way ... but there are still potential pitfalls ahead, writes Rob Houwing.

WP delight for coach Coetzee

2014-08-31 10:00

Opening a three-point gap atop the Currie Cup log has given Western Province coach Allister Coetzee a lot to smile about.

Lions keep EP Kings at bay

2014-08-30 21:04

The Golden Lions have beaten the EP Kings in their Currie Cup premier division rugby match at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Pumas target away victories

2014-08-30 18:04

With the Pumas having kept their home record in tact in the Currie Cup, coach Jimmy Stonehouse will be targeting away victories.

ARU top up Hunt's Reds deal

2014-08-30 10:38

The ARU says it provided financial assistance to secure the services of code hopper star Karmichael Hunt's switch to the Reds.

Scrum will be fixed - Matfield

2014-08-29 18:37

Veteran Springbok lock Victor Matfield says careful attention has been paid to their scrum as they prepare to board the plane.

Kings urged to toughen up

2014-08-29 15:03

EP Kings coach Carlos Spencer will be urging his players to avoid "soft moments" when they attempt to turn around their season.

Alberts loss is Bok headache

2014-08-29 14:22

The loss of Willem Alberts is a bitter blow for the Springboks ahead of their departure for Perth and their Test against Australia.

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