Two new franchises on the cards for SA Rugby

2017-12-08 13:58

Mpumalanga and Griquas have been identified as the preferred candidates to assume places in inter-continental competitions should opportunities arise.

SA Rugby bids for 3 more years of CT Sevens

2017-12-06 13:02

SA Rugby are hoping to secure the popular Cape Town Sevens for another three years, says CEO Jurie Roux.

South Africans angered by rivals' bid tactics

2017-11-15 22:20

Attacks by bid rivals France and Ireland cost South Africa as they lost out to France to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, said disgruntled SA rugby supremo Mark Alexander.

SA Rugby 'bitterly disappointed' at World Cup snub

2017-11-15 16:00

SA Rugby says it is “bitterly disappointed” at the decision by the World Rugby Council to award to 2023 World Cup to France.

Roux urges Ireland to 'take moral high ground'

2017-10-31 18:25

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has urged Ireland to 'take the moral high ground' in their reaction to World Rugby's recommendation that South Africa hosts the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

SA unveils the triple-win bid to host RWC 2023

2017-09-25 12:44

A South African Rugby World Cup in 2023 would be an unbeatable triple-win, the World Rugby Council was told in London on Monday.

New sponsor to drive Boks

2017-09-01 11:12

SA Rugby on Friday announced Land Rover as the latest blue-chip company to back the Springboks.

Roux: 'Genuine interest' in PRO14

2017-08-13 13:37

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux believes that South Africa's participation in the PRO14 is being met with keen interest.

PRO14 breaks new ground for world rugby

2017-08-11 13:48

The launch of the new PRO14 is a momentous day for rugby, SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux believes.

Springbok deal boosts SA Rugby coffers

2017-08-07 12:38

SA Rugby announced a major new backer when banking giant, FNB, was revealed as a Springbok sponsor.


Is Sevens workload becoming an issue?

2017-12-07 11:47

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has confirmed that there are decisions taking place around the workload of international Sevens players.

Good news awaits Cape Town Sevens fans

2017-11-16 13:06

Extra seats will be installed and 3 000 additional tickets per day be made available for the previously sold-out HSBC Cape Town Sevens tournament.

World Rugby denies 'humiliation' as 2023 RWC goes to France

2017-11-15 17:03

World Rugby chiefs denied they had been "humiliated" after France won the right to stage the 2023 World Cup.

Roux: 28-year gap of no relevance

2017-11-01 10:18

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux says that although South Africa is due another Rugby World Cup, that had nothing to do with the bid examination from World Rugby.

It's OFF! Cosatu suspends Bok v All Blacks protest

2017-10-06 18:55

The Congress of South African Trade Unions have suspended their protest that would've taken place at the Springboks v All Blacks Test at Newlands.

SA Rugby eyeing 2 more franchises

2017-09-22 08:20

SA Rugby is reportedly planning on forming two new franchises by the end of the year.

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.

Currie Cup restructure on the cards

2017-08-12 10:10

SA Rugby is looking to make major changes to the Currie Cup from next season, Jurie Roux has confirmed.

18 months to get SA Rugby on track - Roux

2017-08-08 16:24

SA Rugby is on the up, but it will take 18 months to get to a point where it is comfortable financially again, CEO Jurie Roux believes.

SA Rugby thanks govt for RWC 2023 support

2017-08-03 12:41

SA Rugby has thanked the government for their support in providing the required financial guarantees to bring the Rugby World Cup tournament back home in 2023.

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