News from April 2019

ASICS launch new ‘Unstoppable’ Springbok jersey for 2019 Rugby World Cup

ASICS launch new ‘Unstoppable’ Springbok jersey for 2019 Rugby World Cup

Posted on April 25, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springboks will be wearing an “unstoppable” jersey, designed and manufactured by SA Rugby’s official apparel and footwear sponsor ASICS, which features technological advancements to give the men in green and gold an extra edge at the Rugby World Cup in Japan later this year. The new Springbok jersey, which will go on sale in […]

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Stunning comeback sees Blitzboks claim Singapore title

Stunning comeback sees Blitzboks claim Singapore title

Posted on April 15, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Springbok Sevens staged an amazing comeback in the final of the HSBC Singapore Sevens to beat Fiji 20-19 on Sunday. South Africa were down 19-0 at the break, following three first half tries by Fiji, but stunned their opponents in the second half at the Singapore National Stadium. The Blitzboks scored three tries, by […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 9

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 9

Posted on April 11, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Kitshoff entrusted with DHL Stormers captaincy Mapoe notch up Emirates Lions milestone against Brumbies Cell C Sharks shake up front row for Jaguares visit Vodacom Bulls make sweeping changes for Reds attack The DHL Stormers will conclude their four-game Australasian tour on Friday morning (SA time) when they face the Rebels in Melbourne in the […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 8

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 8

Posted on April 4, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Injury-hit DHL Stormers looking for redemption in Brisbane Mtawarira to claim SA appearance record in Joburg encounter Vermuelen handed Vodacom Bulls captaincy for Loftus derby The injury-hit DHL Stormers continue with the Australasian leg of their Vodacom Super Rugby campaign as they take on the Reds in Brisbane on Friday morning. The Emirates Lions host […]

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SA Rugby confirms 2019 competition structures

SA Rugby confirms 2019 competition structures

Posted on April 4, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Currie Cup Premier Division in earlier time-slot Argentina XV, Namibia to feature in the Currie Cup First Division Makeover for SuperSport Rugby Challenge SA Rugby U19 Championship becomes week-long tournament South Africa’s senior rugby landscape will have a strong international flavour in 2019, with the return of an Argentinean XV, and full-strength Namibian and Zimbabwean […]

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Springbok ‘season ticket’ goes on sale for first time

Springbok ‘season ticket’ goes on sale for first time

Posted on April 1, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Unique offer for Farewell Test matches at a R550 discount R900 for a seat at Emirates Airline Park AND Loftus Versfeld Regular ticket prices start from just R100 A unique Springbok ‘season ticket’ has been launched to give the team their biggest ever send off to take on the world in Japan later this year. Fans […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 7

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 7

Posted on April 1, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Pollard kicks Vodacom Bulls to dramatic win in Durban DHL Stormers go down to Blues in thrilling Auckland clash A last-minute penalty goal by Handre Pollard allowed the Vodacom Bulls to snatch a dramatic 19-16 win over the Cell C Sharks in their derby match played in Durban on Saturday. Earlier in the day, the […]

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