News from March 2019

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 7

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 7

Posted on March 28, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Etzebeth boost for DHL Stormers’ Auckland test ‘Beast’ to equal appearance record in Durban derby The feature match in South Africa on Saturday is the Vodacom Super Rugby derby in Durban between the Cell C Sharks and the Vodacom Bulls, and it is also the only local encounter on offer in this weekends’ seventh round […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 6

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 6

Posted on March 25, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Courageous DHL Stormers come up short in Wellington Emirates Lions maul Sunwolves in Singapore Chiefs romp to big win over Vodacom Bulls at Loftus Cell C Sharks bounce back to form against Rebels The Emirates Lions mauled the Sunwolves 37-24 in Singapore in their Vodacom Super Rugby match on Saturday and later in the day […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 6

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 6

Posted on March 22, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers geared up for strong Hurricanes challenge Emirates Lions anticipate fast-paced Sunwolves attack Vodacom Bulls expect Chiefs backlash at Loftus Versfeld Cell C Sharks seek return to winning ways against Rebels All four South Africa Vodacom Super Rugby teams are in action this coming weekend, with two of them – the DHL Stormers (Wellington) […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 5

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 5

Posted on March 18, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Kolisi stars as DHL Stormers overpower Jaguares in Cape Town Emirates Lions claw their way back for thrilling win over Rebels. Replacement flyhalf Gianni Lombard kicked a last-minute penalty to hand the Emirates Lions a thrilling 36-33 comeback win over the Rebels in their Vodacom Super Rugby clash in Johannesburg on Saturday afternoon, while the […]

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Do-or-die weekend for SSG Gold Cup hopefuls

Do-or-die weekend for SSG Gold Cup hopefuls

Posted on March 15, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Dynamic South African companies SSG Holdings, Blu Approved & M4Jam have teamed up to sponsor SA Rugby’s flagship national championship for non-university clubs Sponsorship forms part of SA Rugby’s long-term strategy to reboot club and amateur representative rugby First round of action characterised by capacity crowds and free-flowing rugby The unforgiving nature of the new-look […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 5

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 5

Posted on March 14, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Refreshed DHL Stormers ready for Jaguares challenge Emirates Lions look to kick on against visiting Rebels Only two South African sides will be in action during this week’s Vodacom Super Rugby round five-action, with both sides hosting gripping home games. The DHL Stormers will face the Jaguares in Cape Town on Friday evening after their […]

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Welcome to Springboks.rugby – live today!

Welcome to Springboks.rugby – live today!

Posted on March 11, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

SA Rugby on Monday switched to the new globally recognised domain name created especially for rugby when Springboks.rugby went live as the union radically overhauled its fan engagement tools. The new digital platform was custom-made for SA Rugby by its official digital partner, Accenture South Africa, and includes a raft of new features to put […]

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Springbok Sevens victorious in Vancouver

Springbok Sevens victorious in Vancouver

Posted on March 11, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Sevens team claimed their first HSBC Canada Sevens title in Vancouver on Sunday when they beat France by 21-12 in the final of the sixth tournament in the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. The Blitzboks also moved back into fourth spot on the standings after their impressive showing in BC Place, where they […]

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Eastern Cape consortium acquires ownership of Southern Kings

Eastern Cape consortium acquires ownership of Southern Kings

Posted on March 8, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

A consortium of Eastern Cape business people has acquired a controlling interest in the Isuzu Southern Kings rugby franchise, SA Rugby was delighted to confirm on Friday. SA Rugby sold a 74 percent shareholding in SA Super Rugby (Pty) Ltd, the Isuzu Southern Kings’ holding company, to a company called The Greatest Rugby Company in […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 4

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 4

Posted on March 7, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Emirates Lions to unleash exciting young cubs against the Jaguares Pollard threat looms large as Durbanites shuffle line-up for Loftus In the only local Vodacom Super Rugby derby of the weekend, the Vodacom Bulls host the Cell C Sharks on Saturday from 17h05 at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria. The Emirates Lions will be out to […]

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