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Sharks coach happy with effort
Sharks coach happy with effort
A rare 80-minute effort earned the Sharks a valuable  26-15 victory over the Blue Bulls in Pretoria on Saturday. That was the view of the Durban-based outfit's coach Brad Macleod-Henderson, after the win which elevated his troops back into a ...
Sep 22, 2014 at 11:43:03

 
Overseas wrap: Kockott's big weekend
Overseas wrap: Kockott's big weekend
It was a perfect weekend for Rory Kockott as his 22-point haul for Castres in a 27-18 win over Oyonnax preceded a call-up to France's squad. The South African-born scrum-half claimed a try, one conversion and five penalties to his name as his side...
Sep 22, 2014 at 09:58:55

 
Provincial trio join Bok set-up
Provincial trio join Bok set-up
Nizaam Carr, Seabelo Senatla and Lizo Gqoboka have been invited to join the Springbok squad for on and off-field sessions in the coming three days. Heyneke Meyer's South Africa side start their preparations for the final two fixtures in the Rugby ...
Sep 22, 2014 at 09:42:07

 
Cruden dropped by ABs
Cruden dropped by ABs
All Black fly-half Aaron Cruden won't join the team in Argentina after a late night drinking session in Auckland meant he missed the squad's flight. Cruden, who went out with team-mates the night the All Blacks' departure to Buenos Aires was delayed...
Sep 22, 2014 at 08:04:11

 
Kockott named by France
Kockott named by France
France head coach Philippe Saint-André has named five uncapped players in his squad for November's Tests, with Rory Kockott included. Props Uini Atonio and Xavier Chiocci, back-row Charles Ollivon and wing Teddy Thomas are the new players joi...
Sep 21, 2014 at 14:54:39

 
Cooper backs Hunt for WC
Cooper backs Hunt for WC
Reds number ten Quade Cooper has backed Karmichael Hunt to make the Wallaby squad for the RWC, saying he will be a "great asset" to Australia. The former Brisbane Broncos and Biarritz player will join Cooper at the Queensland franchise in ...
Sep 21, 2014 at 13:32:57

 
Currie Cup First Division Wrap
Currie Cup First Division Wrap
The Leopards and Down Touch Griffons this weekend booked home semi-finals in the Currie Cup First Division, while the Valke and SWD Eagles will be forced to shrug off the Boland Cavaliers next week for the remaining semi-final spots. The Leopards th...
Sep 21, 2014 at 10:28:48

 
Sharks move up to third
Sharks move up to third
The Sharks outscored the Blue Bulls two to tries to none as they claimed a 26-15 Currie Cup win at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. The Sharks led 13-12 at the interval thanks to an intercept try from Springbok wing Lwazi Mvovo before S'bura Sithole t...
Sep 20, 2014 at 18:54:30

 
LIVE: Blue Bulls v Sharks
LIVE: Blue Bulls v Sharks
Live updates from Loftus...
Sep 20, 2014 at 17:08:47

 
Cheetahs power past Kings
Cheetahs power past Kings
The Free State Cheetahs outscored the EP Kings four tries to three to win 37-22 in Saturday's Currie Cup clash at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. Despite being outmuscled up front at times, the Cheetahs showed enough class to register a deserved win. ...
Sep 20, 2014 at 17:05:08

 
WP cruise past Griquas
WP cruise past Griquas
Western Province returned to the top of the Currie Cup table, after notching a 36-12 victory over Griquas in Cape Town on Saturday. In an entertaining game, in which both sides gave the ball plenty of air, the men from the Cape dominated from the ...
Sep 20, 2014 at 17:01:37

 
LIVE: WP v Griquas
LIVE: WP v Griquas
Updates from Newlands.  ...
Sep 20, 2014 at 14:28:08

 
Golden Lions hammer Pumas
Golden Lions hammer Pumas
The Golden Lions provisionally moved to the top of the Currie Cup standings on Friday thanks to a 29-15 win over the Pumas at Ellis Park. Unbeaten at home this season, the Lions outscored their visitors from Nelspruit four tries to two, claiming t...
Sep 19, 2014 at 21:14:37

 
LIVE: Lions v Pumas
LIVE: Lions v Pumas
Live updates from Ellis Park...
Sep 19, 2014 at 19:51:10

 
Frans Steyn speaks out
Frans Steyn speaks out
Former Springbok centre Frans Steyn has lifted the lid on his departure from the international scene, saying it was "a rollercoaster ride". The 27-year-old Rugby World Cup winner left the squad before the opening fixture against Wales in 2...
Sep 19, 2014 at 12:30:46

 
Preview: Currie Cup, Round 7
Preview: Currie Cup, Round 7
The jockeying for positions on the Currie Cup table continues on Saturday as the tournament's play-offs draw ever closer. The weekend's biggest encounter takes place in Pretoria where two of South Africa's traditional heavyweights, the Blue Bulls an...
Sep 19, 2014 at 09:41:40

 
Ross takes over Bulls reins
Ross takes over Bulls reins
Blue Bulls number eight Jono Ross takes over the reins from suspended skipper Deon Stegmann for Saturday's clash with the Sharks in Pretoria. Ross was the Blue Bulls' regular skipper in 2013 and will lead a team that includes four new faces in Wia...
Sep 18, 2014 at 14:42:16

 
First starts for young WP duo
First starts for young WP duo
Utility back Justin Geduld and back-row Sikhumbuzo Notshe will make their first Currie Cup starts for Western Province against Griquas at Newlands on Saturday. Notshe will wear the number six jersey in the absence of injured colleague Siya Kolisi,...
Sep 18, 2014 at 12:47:30

 
Mvovo starts for Sharks
Mvovo starts for Sharks
The Sharks are boosted by the return of Lwazi Mvovo, who takes the place of Odwa Ndungane, for their trip to face the Blue Bulls at Loftus on Saturday. Mvovo has been released from the Springbok squad for the Currie Cup game and joins Paul Jordaan...
Sep 18, 2014 at 12:12:33

 
Preview: Golden Lions v Pumas
Preview: Golden Lions v Pumas
Two of the Currie Cup's most entertaining teams go head-to-head when the Golden Lions host the Pumas in Johannesburg on Friday. The Lions head into this clash on a high after achieving what no other side has managed this season by handing tourname...
Sep 18, 2014 at 09:02:16

 
 
 

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