Triumphant Blitzboks back in South Africa

2018-06-12 11:02

SA Rugby president, Mark Alexander, congratulated the Blitzboks squad on winning the World Rugby Sevens Series for the second consecutive season.

SA Rugby pledges commitment to SANZAAR

2018-05-11 10:27

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander has rejected a report indicating that South African sides are planning to leave Super Rugby for the PRO14 competition in Europe.

Door open for Rassie to pick overseas players

2018-04-08 06:06

The door is wide open for Rassie Erasmus to pick an overseas player for the Springboks.

Mark Alexander retains SA Rugby presidency

2018-04-06 16:59

Mark Alexander has retained the presidency of the South African Rugby Union.

Alexander challenged for SA Rugby hot seat

2018-03-07 17:11

Mark Alexander is set to stand for another term as president of SA Rugby, but will face opposition for the position.

Alexander: No hard feelings between SA Rugby and Coetzee

2018-02-05 11:07

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says there are no hard feelings between the rugby governing body and former Bok coach Allister Coetzee.

Australia throw hat in for RWC 2027

2017-12-13 07:10

Australia will bid to host the 2021 women's and 2027 men's Rugby World Cups, Rugby Australia announced.

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.

SA Rugby mourns passing of Dr Cecil Moss

2017-10-30 16:51

SA Rugby president, Mark Alexander has expressed his condolences to the family and friends of Dr Cecil Moss, who sadly passed away.


Draft system to boost Cheetahs and flagging Kings?

2018-05-24 11:50

SA Rugby is considering implementing a draft system which could aid the Cheetahs and Kings, president Mark Alexander says.

Financial 'caution' urged over Boks' US Test

2018-04-10 06:41

Learn lessons from the R7m BaaBaas setback in 2016, a new SARU Exco member has urged for the Boks' US-staged Test against Wales, writes Rob Houwing.

Cash-strapped SARU stick to 'same old'

2018-04-06 18:17

Rob Houwing’s take on the SARU annual meeting, where the senior leadership earned fresh tenures despite the varying ructions of 2017.

SA Rugby president: Coetzee claims 'complete nonsense'

2018-04-06 13:10

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says former Bok coach Allister Coetzee’s claim that he was set up to fail is “complete nonsense”.

SA Rugby boss calls for sports journo Joffe’s arrest

2018-02-22 13:00

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander has laid a criminal defamation charge against sports journalist Graeme Joffe.

SA Rugby boss Alexander denies backing shamed Reddy

2018-01-12 09:17

SA Rugby President Mark Alexander denies voting for former SASCOC CEO Tubby Reddy to keep his job after aninvestigation found him guilty of sexual harassment.

Voting against the recommended RWC host 'is quite a statement' - SA Rugby president

SA Rugby said it was “bitterly disappointed” at the decision by the World Rugby Council to overturn a recommendation that South Africa should host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, and called the final weeks of the process "opaque". Watch.

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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.

Praise for Blitzboks after national accolade

2017-11-13 14:53

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander congratulated the Springbok Sevens team after they were named South African Sports Team of the Year.

SA Rugby: No dropping of RWC 2023 ball

2017-10-21 21:44

SA Rugby President Mark Alexander said the tournament in South Africa in 2023 would be an unforgettable celebration of the game.

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