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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

 
2015 Super Rugby draw
2015 Super Rugby draw
The Sharks and the Bulls launch the South African leg of the Super Rugby season with home derbies against the Cheetahs and Stormers respectively next year, SANZAR announced on Thursday. Meanwhile the Lions will host the Hurricanes at Ellis Park. ...
Sep 18, 2014 at 08:03:22

 
Stegmann suspended
Stegmann suspended
Blue Bulls captain Deon Stegmann has been handed a one-week suspension for striking EP Kings second-row Darron Nell in last week's fixture. Saru's judicial officer Tokkie van Zyl broke the news in a statement, with the incident seeing Stegmann strik...
Sep 17, 2014 at 12:55:40

 
Burger answers Bok SOS
Burger answers Bok SOS
Experienced and versatileloose forward Schalk Burger has been called up to the Springbok squad for the final two Tests in the Rugby Championship as a replacement for the injured Francois Louw. Burger, capped 71 times for the Springboks, will play ...
Sep 17, 2014 at 12:50:13

 
Cheetahs make two changes for Kings
Cheetahs make two changes for Kings
Raymond Rhule returns for the Free State Cheetahs in one of two changes to their team for this weekend's clash with the EP Kings. Rhule comes in for the injured Maphutha Dolo, while Clayton Blommetjies gets the start at full-back in place of the inj...
Sep 17, 2014 at 10:52:48

 
Wallabies name touring squad
Wallabies name touring squad
Australia have announced a 28-man touring squad for the next stage of their Rugby Championship campaign in South Africa and Argentina. The Wallabies will assemble in Sydney on Friday before flying to South Africa on Monday ahead of matches against...
Sep 17, 2014 at 08:17:35

 
Cowan joins the Blues
Cowan joins the Blues
Former All Blacks scrum-half Jimmy Cowan will make a return to Super Rugby next season with the Auckland-based Blues. Cowan has played in England for the last two seasons after taking part in the most-recent of his 51 tests against Canada during t...
Sep 17, 2014 at 07:33:03

 
Desperation hits Sharks
Desperation hits Sharks
Sharks' captain Tera Mtembu admits that the defending Currie Cup champions have slumped into a "desperate" position in their bid to defend the title. The Durban-based side drew 30-30 with the Free State Cheetahs in Bloemfontein last Satu...
Sep 16, 2014 at 17:38:05

 
Springboks lose Flo
Springboks lose Flo
Springbok flank Francois Louw has been ruled out of the remainder of the Rugby Championship with a pinched nerve in his neck. He picked up the injury during last Saturday's Test against New Zealand in Wellington and the extent of the injury was co...
Sep 16, 2014 at 17:20:30

 
 
 

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