Notshe, Carr nudge closer to Boks

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Either, or even both, of Nizaam Carr and Sikhumbuzo Notshe have staked late claims for Springbok European tour places, writes Rob Houwing.

NSFW: Lion bite victim shows gruesome hand injury

2017-10-23 14:34

Wales hooker Scott Baldwin has posted gruesome images of his hand following a lion bite in South Africa.

Ireland lose Ringrose for Bok Test

2017-10-23 14:01

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt faces a taxing selection problem with the news centre Garry Ringrose will miss November's Tests because of a shoulder injury.

French flank Camara out of Bok Test

2017-10-23 13:52

Montpellier's France international flank Yacouba Camara will miss the November internationals with an ankle injury.

Cheetahs farewell for Cape-bound Rhule, Petersen

2017-10-23 10:51

Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan has named his squad for their upcoming tour to Europe.

Ex-Springbok, rugby league legend dies

2017-10-23 08:37

Former Springbok wing Tom van Vollenhoven, who became a rugby league star, has passed away at the age of 82.

Nkosi blow for Sharks ahead of final

2017-10-23 08:10

The Sharks will almost certainly host the Currie Cup final against Western Province in Durban without the services of wing Sbu Nkosi.

All Blacks call up 4 uncapped players

2017-10-23 06:47

The All Blacks have included four new faces in an extended 37-man squad named for their November northern hemisphere tour.

Folau to be rested and miss Wallabies tour - Cheika

2017-10-22 12:41

Star fullback Israel Folau will miss Australia's end-of-season tour to Japan and Britain following a long, demanding season.

All Blacks see positives in defeat

2017-10-22 10:14

The All Blacks won't be hitting the panic button following Saturday's loss to Australia but instead warned they will bounce back as a stronger unit.


World Rugby's 'Breakthrough of the Year' nominees revealed

2017-10-23 14:54

The first nominees have been revealed for the World Rugby Awards 2017 which are set to take place at the Salle des Etoiles in Monte Carlo.

Lions benching Marx puzzles WP coach

2017-10-23 14:24

WP coach John Dobson says he was surprised by the Golden Lions’ decision to play Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx off the bench.

Barbarians name teenage duo for Wallabies

2017-10-23 13:57

The Barbarians’ squad includes two teenagers for their midweek clash against the Classic Wallabies in Limsore.

How sport can teach business leaders to ‘pass the ball’

2017-10-23 13:22

Business leaders can learn valuable lessons from sport and especially from a game like rugby.

Sharks coach praises 'fantastic' display

2017-10-23 09:27

Sharks coach Robert du Preez says his side's performance in their Currie Cup semi-final win over the Blue Bulls on Saturday was "fantastic".

WP without star centre for Currie Cup final

2017-10-23 08:26

Western Province will be without the services of centre EW Viljoen for their Currie Cup final against the Sharks in Durban.

5 talking points: Currie Cup semi-finals

2017-10-23 08:05

Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points following this past weekend’s Currie Cup semi-finals.

Du Preez TRIO bid for Bok tour!

2017-10-22 21:12

WP’s Robert du Preez is playing with enough verve to have an outside chance of joining his two Sharks siblings on the Bok tour of Europe, says Rob Houwing.

Slipper, McCalman in Wallabies return for Barbarians

2017-10-22 11:31

Forwards James Slipper and Ben McCalman will return to the Wallabies after long-term injuries in a squad named by coach Michael Cheika.

5 Currie Cup players who would be Bok tourists

2017-10-22 08:30

The Currie Cup isn’t what it used to be any more, writes Simnikiwe Xabanisa, but it's still a tournament from which a few players can make claims for higher honours.

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