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Province lose Senatla
Province lose Senatla
Seabelo Senatla has been laid low by an ankle injury which will keep him out of the Western Province side for at least two weeks. The speedy wing who scored a try and had a hand in another during Province's 23-18 win in Pretoria over the weekend, ...
Sep 01, 2014 at 18:24:30

 
Golden Lions up to second
Golden Lions up to second
The Golden Lions moved into second position in the Currie Cup table after recording a 41-22 bonus-point victory against the EP Kings on Saturday. It was an impressive showing from the visitors as tries from Jaco Kriel, Ruan Dreyer, Schalk van der Me...
Sep 01, 2014 at 10:42:59

 
WP win at Loftus
WP win at Loftus
Western Province made it four wins from four this season as they edged the Blue Bulls 23-18 on Saturday. The result leaves the men from Cape Town three points clear at the top - the Golden Lions beating the EP Kings in the late game - as they go int...
Sep 01, 2014 at 10:39:22

 
Overseas wrap: Van der Merwe helps Racing win
Overseas wrap: Van der Merwe helps Racing win
François van der Merwe's first-half try set Racing-Métro on their way to a 17-10 win over reigning European champions Toulon on Saturday. The powerful second row was on hand to crash over after a period of Racing possession as the Pari...
Sep 01, 2014 at 10:34:33

 
FS Cheetahs beat 14-man Griquas
FS Cheetahs beat 14-man Griquas
A red card for back-row Carel Greef helped condemn the Griquas to their fourth straight Currie Cup loss as they fell to the Free State Cheetahs 36-25. Saturday's game saw Greef given his marching orders after picking up two yellow cards in the first...
Sep 01, 2014 at 10:34:29

 
Win tickets to Blue Bulls v Golden Lions!
Win tickets to Blue Bulls v Golden Lions!
Competition time! Two lucky fans will win TEN TICKETS EACH to Saturday's Currie Cup clash at Loftus Versfeld. Yes! We're at it again as the tickets keep flowing. We've teamed up with Vodacom, proud sponsors of the Vodacom Blue Bulls, to bring you an...
Sep 01, 2014 at 10:26:37

 
LIVE: Griquas v Cheetahs
LIVE: Griquas v Cheetahs
 Updates from Kimberley....
Aug 30, 2014 at 14:46:47

 
Pumas take the spoils in Nelspruit
Pumas take the spoils in Nelspruit
The Pumas brought the Sharks' winning run to a grinding halt after claiming a shock 32-22 victory in Nelspruit on Friday. The home side were full value for their victory and secured a bonus point by scoring four tries. It is the Currie Cup's 2...
Aug 29, 2014 at 21:06:14

 
LIVE: Pumas v Sharks
LIVE: Pumas v Sharks
Round Four's Currie Cup action kicks off at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit where the Pumas host the Sharks. It's live!...
Aug 29, 2014 at 19:04:26

 
Lions forced to change
Lions forced to change
Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has been forced to make several changes to his side for Saturday's clash with the EP Kings in Port Elizabeth. Captain Warren Whiteley, who was drafted into the Springbok squad, will be replaced by Willie Britz, w...
Aug 29, 2014 at 18:32:49

 
New pivot to start for Bulls
New pivot to start for Bulls
Fly-half Joshua Stander will earn a first senior start for the Blue Bulls in Saturday's clash with Western Province in Pretoria. He was bracketed with Jacques-Louis Potgieter, who failed a fitness test on Friday. Stander has played for the Blue...
Aug 29, 2014 at 16:46:13

 
Preview: Currie Cup, Round 4
Preview: Currie Cup, Round 4
Several teams will be looking for revenge on Saturday as they face the same adversaries which beat them just two weeks ago in the Currie Cup. Western Province are still setting the pace at the top of the table but the defending champions, the Sharks...
Aug 29, 2014 at 10:18:09

 
Alberts blow hits Boks
Alberts blow hits Boks
Willem Alberts has been ruled out of the Springboks' Rugby Championship tour to Australia and New Zealand and is replaced by Warren Whiteley. Alberts missed both of the recent Test victories against Argentina because of a hamstring injury and he und...
Aug 29, 2014 at 09:28:11

 
Rookie pivot could start for Bulls
Rookie pivot could start for Bulls
Fly-half Joshua Stander could earn a first senior start for the Blue Bulls when the face Western Province in Pretoria on Saturday. The 20-year old has been bracketed with Jacques-Louis Potgieter at fly-half and could make his debut for the team sh...
Aug 28, 2014 at 15:01:19

 
Preview: Pumas v Sharks
Preview: Pumas v Sharks
The Sharks' unbeaten record faces another stern test when they take on the Pumas at in Nelspruit on Friday. The defending champions and last year's runners-up, Western Province, are the only two sides yet to taste defeat in the competition but the...
Aug 28, 2014 at 14:41:15

 
Lions welcome back Whiteley
Lions welcome back Whiteley
Golden Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has named his 22-man squad to face the EP Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. Ackermann has made a few changes to his run-on side. In the forwards, they welcome back captain Warren Whiteley at number eight....
Aug 28, 2014 at 12:24:14

 
Taute starts for WP
Taute starts for WP
Jaco Taute will make his first Currie Cup start for Western Province after he was named at inside centre for Saturday's match at the Blue Bulls. Taute replaces the injured Michael van der Spuy (hamstring) in the only tweak to the starting XV from la...
Aug 28, 2014 at 11:59:07

 
Overseas stints for Wallabies
Overseas stints for Wallabies
Wallabies will be allowed overseas stints in the future in an attempt to keep their best talent, the Australian Rugby Union confirmed on Thursday. The changes were approved by the ARU Board on Monday and will see the introduction of 'flexible contra...
Aug 28, 2014 at 08:12:42

 
Sharks bring in Hoffmann
Sharks bring in Hoffmann
Sharks coach Brand Macleod-Henderson has stuck largely with the same side for Friday clash with the Pumas in Nelspruit. Amongst the backs, there is just one change where scrum-half Conrad Hoffmann gets his first start after playing off the bench l...
Aug 27, 2014 at 14:27:32

 
Griquas are unchanged
Griquas are unchanged
Griquas head coach Hawies Fourie has named an unchanged XV for their Currie Cup clash with the Free State Cheetahs in Kimberley on Saturday. Fourie has, however, made changes to his bench as prop Maks van Dyk, flanker RJ Liebenburg and wing Rocco Ja...
Aug 27, 2014 at 14:25:00

 
 
 

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