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16 August 2018 12:56 PM Brink injured at training, out of Bok squad

Durban - Lions loose forward and Springbok squad member Cyle Brink picked up a knee injury at training in Durban on Thursday. The nature of the injury is not yet known, but the 24-year-old was seen in the Bok team hotel on Thursday afternoon wearing a brace on his right leg and hobbling around on crutches. Brink was not named in the Bok squad for Saturday's 19

16 August 2018 10:30 AM Sharks name team to face Bordeaux-Begles

Durban - Sharks coach Robert du Preez has named his team for Friday’s friendly against French club Bordeaux-Begles at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Hooker Chiliboy Ralepelle will lead a youthful side that also contains a number of Super Rugby players to lend experience. Fullback/flyhalf Curwin Bosch was not considered for selection due to a slight niggle 22

15 August 2018 12:21 PM Ox named Cheetahs’ PRO14 player of the year

Cape Town - Springbok prop Ox Nche has been named as the Cheetahs’ PRO14 player of the 2017/18 season. The announcement was made at a function in Bloemfontein on Tuesday night where the Cheetahs also confirmed their squad for the upcoming PRO14 and Currie Cup competitions. Nche, who made his Springbok debut against Wales in Washington DC this year, was a standout 26

15 August 2018 12:15 PM Cheetahs name large squad for Currie Cup, PRO14

Bloemfontein - The Cheetahs have named an enlarged squad for the upcoming Currie Cup and PRO14 tournaments. The men from Bloemfontein will pick their teams for the respective tournaments from the same squad. Daan Human will coach Free State's Currie Cup side, while director of rugby Franco Smith will be in charge of the Cheetahs' PRO14 team. The Cheetahs 22

15 August 2018 12:14 PM Paige, Schoeman start for Cheetahs against Bulls

Bloemfontein - The Free State Cheetahs have named their team for Friday’s Currie Cup opener against the Blue Bulls at the Free State Stadium. Former Bulls halfbacks - scrumhalf Rudy Paige and Tian Schoeman - will line-up in the starting team against their former team-mates. Oupa Mohoje will captain the side which will feature a number of players making 21

13 August 2018 8:24 AM Former England star set to join Sharks

Cape Town - Former England No 8 Nick Easter is reportedly set to join the Sharks in a coaching capacity. The 39-year-old, according to Rugby Pass, is on his way to Durban to help out the Sharks for the 2018 Currie Cup season. Easter, who played 54 Test matches for England between 2007 and 2015, was let go recently by Harlequins following the arrival 19

08 August 2018 9:44 AM Former Bulls flyhalves join Cheetahs

Cape Town - The Cheetahs recently announced several new signings as they look forward to playing in the PRO14 and Currie Cup. The Bloemfontein-based franchise will have a squad of over 50 players for both competitions. Scrumhalf Rudy Paige has signed a long-term deal having joined from the Bulls earlier in the season, while centre Dries Swanepoel is also signed 20

07 August 2018 8:22 AM Sharks looking for new captain in Currie Cup

Cape Town - The Sharks will have a new captain in this year’s Currie Cup as regular skipper Ruan Botha is set for a stint in Japan. According to Netwerk24, Botha has signed a deal with Japanese Top League club Kubota Spears. Botha is one of three Sharks players who will miss the Currie Cup due to commitments in Japan. Botha's lock partner Stephan Lewies 36

06 August 2018 9:10 AM Eben Etzebeth back in the Springbok fold

Cape Town - SA Under-20 flyhalf Damian Willemse is one of three uncapped players included in the Springbok squad for the Rugby Championship, with the Lions quartet of Malcolm Marx (hooker), Warren Whiteley (No 8), Ross Cronje (scrumhalf) and Lionel Mapoe (centre) also back in the Bok fold for the first time this season. Rassie Erasmus, SA Rugby’s Director 26

31 July 2018 7:11 AM Mitchell has full board backing, Bulls insist

Cape Town - The Blue Bulls Company has given the assurance that coach John Mitchell’s position is not in jeopardy. Mitchell’s first season as Bulls Super Rugby coach did not end well, with the team finishing bottom of the South African Conference and 12th overall after winning just six out of 16 matches. It was the Bulls' worst ever Super 15 season 60