New job for Thelo Wakefield

2019-02-26 12:43

Former Western Province president Thelo Wakefield has been appointed as the Leopards Rugby Union's new business director.

WP presidential elections in disarray hours out from vote

2018-11-26 13:34

The elections for the Western Province Rugby Football Union presidency might not take place on Monday night due to an urgent court interdict.

WP Rugby distances itself from reports of salary cuts

2018-11-15 18:19

The leadership of Western Province Rugby has moved to distance themselves from reports of a 25% salary cut for players, management and staff.

Wakefield feels ‘vindicated’ after halting Mitchell appointment

2018-09-19 10:44

WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield admits he stepped in when there were calls to appoint New Zealander John Mitchell as coach.

Wakefield denies WP Rugby have sold Newlands

2018-08-04 07:30

The Western Province Rugby Football Union has moved to dispel rumours that Newlands had been sold.

WP bosses hopeful Treu issue will be resolved

2018-07-26 09:02

WP president Thelo Wakefield is hopeful that the discord between Paul Treu and the rest of the Stormers management team can be sorted out.

WP vice-president cleared of racism

2018-07-10 12:40

Western Province Rugby Football Union vice-president Gerald Njengele has been cleared of all charges of racism following an appeal.

WPRU inch closer to move from Newlands to CT Stadium

2018-06-27 06:30

It appears a foregone conclusion that WP Rugby will move its headquarters from Newlands to the Cape Town Stadium.

Wakefield: Nothing official regarding Newlands departure

2018-06-19 09:56

WP Rugby is expected to move its headquarters away from Newlands but the decision is not expected to be made this week.

Ex-Bok, WP prop calls for Wakefield to step down

2018-04-13 09:19

Former Springbok and WP prop Keith Andrews has called for Thelo Wakefield to step down from his position as president of WP Rugby.


WP CEO thanks Wakefield for services to the union

2018-11-27 06:45

Western Province CEO Paul Zacks has thanked outgoing president Thelo Wakefield for his services to the union.

Wakefield reaches out to Krige over WP role

2018-11-21 13:04

Outgoing WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield has reached out to Corne Krige after an earlier dispute with the former Springbok captain.

WPRU boss: Paul Treu is unhappy - and we're investigating

2018-09-19 12:58

WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield admits assistant coach Paul Treu is unhappy, but stressed the need for an independent investigation before taking possible action.

Thelo: WP will move, but KEEP Newlands

2018-09-19 06:22

The end of October could see WP Rugby finally seal a switch to Cape Town Stadium, president Thelo Wakefield has revealed. Rob Houwing reports.

Wakefield hits back at Krige in open letter

2018-07-26 12:54

WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield has hit back after one of its former captains criticised the top brass of the union.

Wakefield denies Newlands used to cover WP's debt

2018-07-16 13:02

WP president Thelo Wakefield has denied reports that Newlands has been used as security for the union’s outstanding debts.

WP boss: Why CT Stadium is better than Newlands

2018-06-27 20:47

WPRU president Thelo Wakefield says fans should not be saddened by their intended move from Newlands to the Cape Town Stadium.

No Test rugby for Cape Town Stadium in 2019 - report

2018-06-25 06:57

The Cape Town Stadium is unlikely to host its first Test before the 2020 season.

Stormers’ house is burning down, Wakefield admits

2018-05-22 12:55

WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield admits he is concerned by the Stormers’ form in this year’s Super Rugby competition.

Injuries have hampered Stormers, Wakefield admits

2018-04-10 08:03

WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield says injuries have played a role in the Stormers’ performances in Super Rugby this year.

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