News from August 2018

Crusaders crowned 2018 Vodacom Super Rugby champions

Crusaders crowned 2018 Vodacom Super Rugby champions

Posted on August 4, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Defending champs defeat Emirates Lions to win ninth title The Crusaders are the 2018 Vodacom Super Rugby champions after they defeated the Emirates Lions 37-18 in a memorable final on Saturday morning (SA time) at the AMI Stadium in Christchurch. The home side led 20-6 at halftime. Sam Whitelock’s team clinched their ninth tournament title […]

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Emirates Lions ready for daunting Vodacom Super Rugby title challenge

Emirates Lions ready for daunting Vodacom Super Rugby title challenge

Posted on August 2, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

First time that same teams meet in consecutive finals Highvelders hope for better luck in third successive final The Emirates Lions can prepare themselves for a very daunting challenge when they take on the Crusaders – considered firm favourites by most pundits – at 09h35 on Saturday morning in Christchurch to determine who will be […]

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Top of the table clash in Women’s A Section

Top of the table clash in Women’s A Section

Posted on August 1, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Three Springbok Women’s Sevens players – Zintle Mpupha, Eloise Webb and Megan Comley – will be in action in the second round of SA Rugby’s Women’s Interprovincial competition, with the big match in Cape Town where Western Province host KwaZulu-Natal in a top-of-the-table clash on Saturday afternoon. Both these coastal sides kicked their season off […]

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