Erasmus doubts Van Graan will join Munster

2017-10-02 12:18

Rassie Erasmus is doubtful whether his role as Munster's director of rugby will be filled by Springbok assistant coach Johan van Graan.

Rugby unity? What unity?

2017-08-20 08:30

It speaks volumes about our priorities that when SA Rugby announced its plans to celebrate 25 years of rugby “unity”.

No winner in SARU's half-cocked overseas policy

2017-03-08 10:26

SA Rugby's supposedly tough stance on the issue of overseas-based players is half-cocked and a cop out, says Mark Keohane.

Time for Coetzee to grow a set of balls

2017-02-05 06:06

Hands down, the most predictable SA rugby headline in 2017 has been that the Springboks will improve from last year’s eight-defeat horror.

SA Rugby dodges Coetzee dilemma

2016-12-11 06:09

Getting rid of Springbok coach Allister Coetzee will have dire financial repercussions – a R13m payout – for a sport that is already bleeding money.

What it will cost to dump Allister Coetzee

2016-12-04 06:16

It will cost Saru almost R13 million to get rid of current coach Allister Coetzee, but he has a winning record of four out of 12 Test matches.

Wakefield has eye on SARU job

2016-09-01 19:24

Western Province Rugby Union president Thelo Wakefield has emerged as a candidate to become SA Rugby's new vice president.

Hoskins a victim of rugby's power struggle

2016-08-17 15:44

A lack of accountability is permeating through every sector of our society, and it’s now taken hold of South African rugby, writes Pieter du Toit.

Hoskins' resignation ‘best for SA rugby’

2016-08-17 10:43

Oregan Hoskins feels his decision to quit as SARU CEO is in the best interests of South African rugby.

SA Rugby rocked by double doping failure

2016-07-20 08:17

SA rugby was rocked with the confirmation that two players had tested positive during routine testing for using banned substances.


South Africa committed to SANZAAR - Roux

2017-09-01 10:02

South African Rugby Union chief executive Jurie Roux has re-stated his country's commitment to staying in SANZAAR.

Profit-seeking SARU could take home Tests abroad

2017-04-29 07:26

Staging home Test matches abroad is among the options South African rugby bosses are considering in a bid to make the national body profitable again.

Boks, Baby Boks STILL waiting on coach clarity

2017-02-13 14:09

The adage, “the more things change the more they stay the same” is perhaps more true for rugby than for any other institution in SA, argues Gary Boshoff.

Lood: Players, not Coetzee to take blame

2017-01-25 09:14

Springbok lock Lood de Jager has described both his own form and his team-mates in 2016 as “shocking”.

Top female ref continues to break ground

2016-12-07 12:30

Top female referee Aimee Barrett-Theron, the first female to be included on the SA Rugby national men’s panel, will make her Women’s Test debut later this month.

Bok woes may aid RWC 2023 bid

2016-11-30 11:48

Though far from intended, SA’s slipping rugby fortunes could actually boost the campaign to stage RWC 2023, reckons Rob Houwing.

SARU race: Alexander cosily-placed

2016-08-18 09:50

‘Interim’ will quickly disappear from Mark Alexander’s title to see him officially assume the SARU presidency, predicts Rob Houwing.

Alexander named interim SARU president

2016-08-17 13:52

Mark Alexander will act as interim president of the South African Rugby Union until an election for a new president is held.

Hoskins steps down as SARU president

2016-08-17 09:43

Oregan Hoskins has stepped down as president of the South African Rugby Union (SARU).

SA rugby boss denies allegations of financial mismanagement at Maties

2016-06-08 18:41

SA Rugby Union CEO Jurie Roux has denied allegations of financial mismanagement and has asked that the case against him be set aside.

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