02/02/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Through To The Sydney Finals - The Blitzbokke has qualified to play in the Cup Final for the 2020 HSBC 7s' series Sydney's leg after defeating the USA 19-12. A try by Stedman Gans in the 11th minute gave the Blitzbokke the win after the teams were all even on 12-12 at the break. The Blitzbokke will play the winner of the second
02/02/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Cruise Into Semi-final Against USA - Having already qualified for the semi-finals the Blitzbokke seemed determined not to make any mistakes and steamrollered Samoa with 36-0 in their final Pool B match in Sydney. The Blitzbokke already lead 19-0 at the break with no sign of taking their foot off the gas.
02/02/2020 - Super Rugby - Too Many Mistakes Cost The Emirates Lions Against Jaguares - The Emirates Lions were completely overshadowed in their season opener against the Jaguares when they lost with 8-38. The Jaguares dominated in attack and defence and although the Lions was technically still in the game at halftime the cracks was
01/02/2020 - Pro14 - Cheetahs Turn On The Afterburners In The Last 15 Minutes - The Cheetahs secured a 45-0 win against the Kings at home tonight. They dominated the Kings upfront for the first twenty minutes but unfortunately, the rest of a game was mmmmmmmm not nice. With this win, they cemented their third place in Pool A with only five points
01/02/2020 - Super Rugby - Stormers Dominate Hurricanes In One Sided Affair - The DHL Stormers started their 2020 Super Rugby season with a comprehensive 27-0 win against visiting Hurricanes from New Zealand, after leading 19-0 at the half time break. Herschelle Jantjies again showed why is so highly rated when his brilliant crosskick was gathered by
01/02/2020 - 7s - BlitzBokke "Qualify" For Play Offs In Style Against France - The Blitzbokke is looking a lot better than they did last week in Hamilton. The lead 19-5 against France in their second match in the first day of the HSBC Sevens hosted in Sydney. The second half saw both teams score a try in a half that did not live up to the expectations with the
01/02/2020 - Super Rugby - Lions Will Struggle With Five Rookies Against Jaguares - Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies will captain a new-look Emirates Lions team against a formidable and experienced Jaguares in their first Vodacom Super Rugby fixture of 2020. The visitors will be hoping to continue their streak of winning their previous four opening weekend
01/02/2020 - Super Rugby - Star-Studded Stormers Looking To Make Their Supporters Smile Today - Springbok Rugby World Cup winning captain Siya Kolisi will lead the DHL Stormers in the No 8 jersey when they host the Hurricanes in their first Vodacom Super Rugby match of 2020 on Saturday. Wales and British & Irish Lions international
30/01/2020 - Super Rugby - Emirates Lions Name Their Team For Jaguares - Elton Jantjies will lead the Emirates Lions on the field in their Vodacom Super Rugby opener against the Jaguares in Argentina on Sunday morning 01:00 (SA time). Jantjies has 134 career Super Rugby caps (121 for the Super Lions) while his career points stand on 1092. This
30/01/2020 - Super Rugby - Roberts Included In Star Studded DHL Stormers Team - Wales and British and Irish Lions international Jamie Roberts will make his DHL Stormers debut alongside 10 Springboks named in the matchday squad for the opening round Vodacom Super Rugby encounter with the Hurricanes at DHL Newlands on Saturday. Roberts will start at inside
01/02/2020 - Pro14 - It Is Going To Be War In Bloemfontein - While the Toyota Cheetahs are determined to register their sixth victory of the season to remain in third place in Conference A and gain some breathing space between themselves and the Glasgow Warriors on the log, the Isuzu Southern Kings are highly motivated to avenge their last minute 31-30 defeat
01/02/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Thrash Argentina In Sydney - The Blitzbokke came out all guns firing against Argentina in their first match in the Sydney Sevens. JC Pretorius opened the scoring in the second minute of the match and the Blitzbokke just kept on scoring spectacular tries. They opened up a lead of 26-0 at half time and eventually won 52-14.
31/01/2020 - Super Rugby - Sanele Nohamba Secures Win For Sharks In Final Minute Against Bulls - The Cell C Sharks began their 2020 Super Rugby campaign against the Vodacom Bulls at home for the first time since 2015 and scored their first win in ten games against the Vodacom Bulls with 23-15. An error-ridden game that should not be remembered apart
31/01/2020 - World Cup - World Rankings Race Begins For Rugby World Cup 2023 Pool Draw - Celebrating 200 years since the birth of the sport, France 2023 will feature 20 teams, of which 12 are automatically qualified owing to a top-three ranking in their respective Rugby World Cup 2019 pools: champions South Africa, England, Wales, New Zealand, Japan,
31/01/2020 - Pro14 - Southern Kings Make A Few Changes For Grudge Match - Isuzu Southern Kings’ former Junior Springbok, Elrigh Louw, is eager to face his former team, the Toyota Cheetahs, when the two sides square up for their second Guinness PRO14 derby in Bloemfontein on Saturday, February 1. The 20-year-old loose-forward has been one of
31/01/2020 - Pro 14 - Ruan Pienaar To lead Toyota Cheetahs In Must Win Against Kings - Supporters are in for a cracking game of rugby on Saturday as Toyota Cheetahs and the Isuzu Southern Kings renew hostilities. With the European teams out of action for another few weeks, last Saturday’s derby had a big impact in Conference A, with the Toyota Cheetahs up to
31/01/2020 - SuperRugby - The Bulls The Favourites To Win Tonight, But? - The Sharks will begin their Super Rugby campaign against the Vodacom Bulls at home for the first time since 2015. They have won five of their last seven fixtures when beginning the season on home soil, however, the Bulls are undefeated in their last nine Super Rugby games against
30/01/2020 - 7s - JC Pretorius A Star Within A Year At Blitzbokke - “We are pretty lucky as players in the Blitzboks team. We have a proven system and if everyone follows the processes, we are a very effective team. That will be the focus for the weekend, to just make sure you execute within your role,” added Pretorius.
29/01/2020 - SuperRugby - Steyn Returns For Vodacom Super Rugby Opener Against Cell C Sharks - The Vodacom Bulls have named a strong matchday squad for their Vodacom Super Rugby season opener against the Cell C Sharks at Jonsson Kings Park on Friday, 31 January 2020. The team welcomes back flyhalf Morné Steyn who last played for the Pretoria outfit in 2013 and
29/01/2020 - Pro14 - Passion Will See Kings Turn The Corner - If there is anybody who knows what it takes to bring the goods at the top level of professional rugby, it is Isuzu Southern Kings assistant coach, Braam van Straaten. The former Springbok flyhalf and ex-Wallabies kicking coach highlighted that the passion he has seen in the Isuzu Southern Kings
27/01/2020 - SuperRugby - Emirates Lions Announce Touring Squad To Argentina - The Emirates Lions announced their touring squad for their season opener against the Jaguares at the José Amalfitani Stadium in Buenos Aires Sunday morning 01h00 South African time. As expected the majority of the squad is made up of the squad that played against the
29/01/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Determined To Play To Their Full Potential In Sydney - The Blitzboks have not have forgotten the disappointment of a sub-standard performance last week in Hamilton, but stand-in captain Stedman Gans says this has been overshadowed by the excitement of a new opportunity to be the best team they can be and to play to their potential.
29/01/2020 - Super Rugby - Cell C Sharks Announce Team For Super Rugby Opener Against Bulls - Sean Everitt, Cell C Sharks named his team to face the Bulls in Durban on Friday. The majority of the team that faced the Stormers in the Superhero Sunday in Soweto was named as expected. The back three, Aphelele Fassi, Sibusiso Nkosi and Makazole
26/01/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Play With Protea Fire - The Blitzboks was determined in their third and last match at the Hamilton 7s not to be outdone by their cricket counterparts. They lost 14-36 after already trailing 07-19 at half time. Kenya started like a house on fire and scored three tries before the Blitzbokke could open their account. Kenya
25/01/2020 - Pro14 - Cheetahs Steal It In The 80th Minute - The Isuzu Southern Kings almost made history when they lost to the Toyota Cheetahs with 30-31 after leading 13-0 at half time. Two tries by Rhyno Smith in the last five minutes gave the Cheetahs the much-needed win. The Isuzu Southern Kings lead for 80 minutes in the game until Rhyno Smith scored a converted try in the
25/01/2020 - 7s - Blitzboks In Troubled Waters In Hamilton - The Springbok Sevens team crucially lost 21-19 to England at the HSBC New Zealand Sevens on Saturday and pending the final Pool B matches on Sunday, could miss out of the semi-finals at FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton. The Blitzboks, who earlier beat Japan 31-5 in their opening game, now must bank on the Japanese to
25/01/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Fail Against England - The Blitzbokke failed against England in their second game in Pool B with 19-21. With the loss, the Blitzbokke most probably ruined their chances to reach the play-offs as there is no quarter-finals top be played in the third leg of the HSBC 7s series being hosted at Hamilton, New Zealand.
25/01/2020 - 7s - Blitzbokke Start Hamilton 7s With Big Win Against Japan - In a first at the HSBC series, it is vital winning all your pools games as there are no quarter-finals. The Blitzbokke did just that beating Japan in emphatic style with 31-05 after leading 12-0 at half time. The Blitzbokke's next game is against England that could decide the winner of .
24/01/2020 - Springboks - Pieter-Steph Announced As SA Rugby Player Of 2019 - Pieter-Steph du Toit capped off phenomenal 2019 season when he added the prestigious SA Rugby Player of the Year award to his World Rugby Player of the Year accolade. Rassie Erasmus and the Springboks were also honoured for a brilliant 2019, when they won the Rugby
22/02/2020 - SuperRugby - Shark Announce Super Rugby Squad For 2020 - Reacting to his appointment, Lukhanyo said: “It is a huge honour and privilege to be chosen to lead this team of brothers. We have an exciting new squad of players and management, who are eager to make their mark and to see us grow as a group. We will all be working
22/02/2020 - SARugby - Cheetahs Coaching Factory For SA Rugby And The World - One can ask - is there something Free State Rugby do that initiates this? It can only be said that there is some rugby approach in the Free State that contributes to offer opportunities to not only to players, but also referees, officials and coaches to rise out to the highest
22/02/2020 - u/20 - SARU Announced 19-man Squad For u/20 Alignment Camp - Celimpilo Gumede (flanker), fondly known as “Brick” by his team-mates, Emile van Heerden (lock), Sibusiso Sangweni (looseforward) and Thabiso Mdletshe (prop) all participated in the World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina last year, while a number of their team-mates.
21/01/2020 - 7s - Blitzbok Speedsters Excited To Join Squad In New Zealand - “It is very exciting to be here in New Zealand; it is a country I have always wanted to visit and now I am here representing the Blitzboks and South Africa on the rugby field. I can’t wait,” said Davids, who also represented the Junior Springboks in Argentina in the World Rugby