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21 February 2018 10:45 AM Pollard: 'Canes a force, with or without Barrett

Cape Town - Bulls flyhalf Handre Pollard says the Hurricanes remain a dangerous outfit even without All Black flyhalf Beauden Barrett. Barrett looks unlikely to start in Saturday’s game at Loftus Versfeld - largely due to the fact that he did not feature in any of the pre-season warm-up matches and that he arrived late in South Africa after attending 31

21 February 2018 5:05 AM Rasta to ref Bulls v Hurricanes at Loftus

Cape Town - South Africa’s Rasta Rasivhenge will referee Saturday’s Super Rugby clash between the Bulls and Hurricanes in Pretoria (17:15 kick-off). Rasivhenge will be assisted by compatriots Marius van der Westhuizen and Stephan Geldenhuys, with Marius Jonker the television match official (TMO). Another South African, Jaco Peyper, will referee the game between 29

20 February 2018 10:30 AM Stormers ditch targets for tour Down Under

Cape Town - In 2017 the Stormers left for a three-match tour of New Zealand full of hope. The Capetonians had started the season with six straight victories, including a seriously impressive 34-26 win over the Chiefs at Newlands. Defeat to eventual finalists the Lions the week before leaving for New Zealand did not dampen the spirits, and coach Robbie 39

16 February 2018 9:00 AM PICS: An inside look at the $24m mansion a coffee company heir built

After graduating from the University of Miami in 1965, he worked in other industries and then rejoined the business, Rowland Coffee Roasters, in 1973. Over the years, Souto, his father, and two brothers grew the company, which included the brands Cafe Bustelo and Cafe Pilon, into a company whose sales surpassed $110m in 2010. In 2011, Souto and his siblings 37

14 February 2018 2:06 PM Swys: Bulls are the side to watch in 2018

Cape Town - Lions coach Swys de Bruin will be watching the Bulls under new coach John Mitchell with keen interest when the 2018 Super Rugby season gets underway. While the Lions have finished as runners-up for the last two editions of the tournament, the Bulls have fallen far from their glory days of 2007-2010 when they won three titles in four years 31

14 February 2018 12:07 PM Gelant: Bulls out to make amends for 2017

Cape Town - Bulls fullback Warrick Gelant says the team want to use their poor 2017 season as motivation for this year’s campaign. The Bulls won only four of 15 games last season and finished second from bottom in the South African Group, with only the lowly Sunwolves beneath them. But this year they have a new coach in New Zealander John Mitchell who is expected 29

13 February 2018 6:37 AM Jenkins injury boost for Bulls

Pretoria - The Bulls have been given a boost ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season with the news that lock Jason Jenkins is expected to be fit for next weekend's clash against the Hurricanes at Loftus. There had been concerns that the 22-year-old second rower would miss the start of the season after injuring his shoulder in this past weekend's 21-12 pre-season 30

08 February 2018 8:16 AM Lions coach heaps praise on fit-again Whiteley

Cape Town - Lions coach Swys de Bruin is happy to have skipper Warren Whiteley fit and raring to go ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season. A groin injury kept Whiteley sidelined for six months last year but he recently returned to action for Japanese club NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes. The Lions squad assembled for a pre-season camp in Secunda from Saturday 39

05 February 2018 10:50 AM Plumtree set for Hurricanes top job

Cape Town - Hurricanes assistant coach John Plumtree is set to succeed Northampton-bound Chris Boyd as the Wellington-based franchise's head coach. Plumtree confirmed on Monday that he was negotiating with the Hurricanes to take over the reins from Boyd, who will become the Saints' director of rugby from August this year. Plumtree, who previously guided 42

02 February 2018 9:12 AM Hurricanes thump Crusaders in warm-up match

Cape Town - The Hurricanes on Friday thumped the Crusaders 43-22 in a warm-up match in Greymouth, New Zealand. Chris Boyd's charges led 36-5 at one stage against what was a young Crusaders line-up, before a three-try burst midway through the second half made the scoreline more respectable. Wing Jonah Lowe scored a hat-trick of tries for the Hurricanes 39