One of the Cheetahs flyhalves threw a tizzy fit during the off-season when he came across a squad list pinned to a change-room wall that had Johan Goosen’s name on it. This is according to veteran rugby writer Gavin Rich, who has written an insightful, in-depth article in the new issue of SA Rugby magazine on the fallout from Goosen’s ‘retirement’. Goosen got out… Read more →
Jan Serfontein is set to miss the Bulls’ Super Rugby opener against the Stormers at Newlands this Saturday due to a back strain. Serfontein was in outstanding form for the Bulls last season, but missed the second half of the year after sustaining a serious wrist injury, from which he has only recently recovered. However, according to Netwerk24, the Bulls have confirmed… Read more →
Bulls skipper Handré Pollard believes that discipline will be key when South Africa’s fiercest rivals clash in the Super Rugby opener at Newlands. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Mzwandile Stick is set to vacate his position as Springbok backline coach to join the Junior Boks and Blitzboks management teams.
Dan Vickerman, aged 37, passed away at his family home in Sydney on Saturday night.
Joost van der Westhuizen’s family has opened up about the Springbok legend’s final moments.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck has revealed a 45-man squad, including 10 players with over 50 Super Rugby caps to their name.
Saracens travel to Gloucester on Friday night (9:40 pm kick-off), and although near the top of the English Premiership table, their form has not been that of world beaters. With five of their players in the England squad – hooker Jamie George, locks George Kruis and Maro Itoje, No 8 Nathan Hughes, and flyhalf Alex Lozowski – Saracens’ form may continue to be… Read more →
Captain Pat Lambie says the Sharks will be adopting a zero tolerance approach when it comes to discipline this Super Rugby season.
Racing 92 flyhalf Dan Carter is facing a drunk-driving charge after being questioned by police on Wednesday. French magazine Closer report that the All Black legend was stopped near the Champs-Elysees. His blood alcohol level was measured at 0.98 grams of alcohol per litre of blood, with the permitted rate at 0.5 grams. According to Closer, Carter, who is currently sidelined with a… Read more →