Mapimpi pass to Bosch 'something special', says Sharks boss Everitt

2020-02-26 14:07

The high-flying Sharks are displaying a unity and synergy that has contributed to an impressive start to their 2020 Super Rugby season.

Sharks' Bok wing passes concussion test

2020-02-19 11:55

Springbok wing Makazole Mapimpi has passed his concussion test and will be available for the Sharks' clash against the Rebels.

High-flying Mapimpi a 'hero' to Sharks team-mates

2020-02-11 17:58

Springbok star Makazole Mapimpi has become a hero to his Sharks team-mates, head coach Sean Everitt has said.

Stormers down Sharks in enterprising Super Hero Sunday encounter

2020-01-19 14:44

The Stormers have beaten the Sharks in the first of two pre-season Super Rugby friendlies forming part of Super Hero Sunday at FNB Stadium in Soweto.

Mapimpi cleans up at Sharks awards

2019-12-04 06:53

Springbok wing Makazole Mapimpi was the big winner at the Sharks' annual awards held at Sun Sibaya.

Mapimpi brace not enough as enterprising Fiji down BaaBaas

2019-11-16 18:26

Springbok winger Makazole Mapimpi was on the scoresheet twice but the Barbarians came unstuck against an enterprising Fiji side at Twickenham.

WATCH | Springboks Lukhanyo Am and Makazole Mapimipi cheered on as kings in East London

2019-11-10 12:09

Springbok supporters in East London went all out on Saturday to welcome their heroes and the golden Webb Ellis Cup home.

Bok star 'blessed' to inspire Eastern Cape youth

2019-11-07 11:34

Star Springbok wing Makazole Mapimpi hopes his Rugby World Cup heroics can inspire youth in his home Eastern Cape province.

World Cup win a victory and motivation for young boys back in EC - Makazole Mapimpi

2019-11-05 20:23

Makazole Mapimpi, the first South African to score a try in a Rugby World Cup final, says the win is a huge victory and motivation for the youth of the Eastern Cape, especially his home village, Tsholomnqa.

WATCH | Kolbe skins Farrell: Drop a gear and disappear! Binne, buite see you later!

2019-11-03 12:38

Wings Makazole Mapimpi and Cheslin Kolbe made history as they scored tries in the Springboks' famous win over England in the final.


Mapimpi ... was that selfless or a little silly?

2020-02-24 11:29

In his latest Rucking with Rob newsletter, Rob Houwing has reservations about Sharks wing Makazole Mapimpi passing by the opportunity to score a hat-trick...

Sharks welcome back Bosch for Rebels duel

2020-02-18 10:50

The Sharks will welcome back Curwin Bosch for their Super Rugby match against the Melbourne Rebels in Ballarat.

Super Rugby round 1 gold goes to … Pieter-Steph du Toit

2020-02-04 06:00

Rob Houwing gives his ‘gold medal’ to Pieter-Steph du Toit, among the top three SA players to impress him most on Super Rugby’s opening weekend.

Boks dominate nominations for 2019 SA Rugby Awards

2019-12-17 09:52

The Springboks' successful 2019 season is reflected by the nominations in a number of the main categories in the annual SA Rugby Awards.

3 Boks in Barbarians starting XV to face Brazil

2019-11-19 20:55

Barbarians coac, Eddie Jones has named three Springbok players in his starting XV to face Brazil in a historic match in Sao Paulo.

Plenty of Kings influence in World Cup success story

2019-11-11 20:53

The influence of the Southern Kings is plain for all to see in the Springboks with two important players starting out with the Eastern Cape outfit.

On the bus | The hotbed of black rugby and the importance of the Springboks

2019-11-10 08:15

The East London leg of the Springbok trophy tour on Saturday broke down barriers and stereotypes in South African rugby. Lloyd Burnard reports.

WATCH | Mapimpi drops F-bomb on live TV!

2019-11-06 12:49

Springbok Rugby World Cup hero Makazole Mapimpi dropped a F-bomb on live TV during a press conference at OR Tambo International airport.

4 Springbok World Cup winners get Barbarians call-up

2019-11-05 11:47

Four Springboks have been added to the Barbarians squad ahead of the invitation team's November internationals.

Proud Mapimpi reflects on long journey to World Cup glory

2019-11-02 22:18

An emotional Makazole Mapimpi said he had come a "long way" after becoming the first South African to score a Rugby World Cup final try.

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