News from February 2020

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 5

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 5

Posted on February 28, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Four changes for Emirates Lions’ Sydney assignment Nyakane leads Vodacom Bulls’ charge against Jaguares Am returns for Cell C Sharks’ final tour game Down Under DHL Stormers tweak starting team for Blues clash The Vodacom Super Rugby tour baton will be passed from the Cell C Sharks to the Emirates Lions this weekend, while the […]

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Boktown making a difference

Boktown making a difference

Posted on February 27, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

While the victorious Springboks’ 2019 Rugby World Cup brought joy to the hearts of South Africans across the country, the ever-popular Boktown events held at the various Tsogo Sun Gaming venues also made a difference by raising money for Multichoice’s SuperSport Let’s Play initiative. A portion of the Boktown ticket sales from 2019 were raised […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 4

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 4

Posted on February 24, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Mapimpi scores a double in sparkling Cell C Sharks triumph DHL Stormers beat Jaguares to make it four wins in a row Vodacom Bulls suffer heart-breaking defeat at Loftus The DHL Stormers continued with their winning streak and are now four games unbeaten following their hard-fought 17-7 Vodacom Super Rugby win over the Jaguares on […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 4

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 4

Posted on February 21, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Esterhuizen to lead Cell C Sharks against Rebels in Ballarat Milestones for Vodacom Bulls’ Visagie and Kotze against Blues Louw set to earn 50th DHL Stormers cap against Jaguares The Cell C Sharks will hope to bounce back to winning ways in their third Australasian Vodacom Super Rugby tour match against the Rebels in Ballarat […]

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WATCH: Siya Kolisi’s Laureus World Team of the Year acceptance speech

WATCH: Siya Kolisi’s Laureus World Team of the Year acceptance speech

Posted on February 18, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The 2019 Rugby World Cup champions scooped the coveted Laureus Team of the Year at the 20th Annual Laureus Sports Awards in Berlin, Germany, on Monday. This is what Springbok captain, Siya Kolisi, had to say after receiving the prestigious award on behalf of the team and coaching staff.       The people's champion […]

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SA Rugby congratulates Springboks on prestigious Laureus Award

SA Rugby congratulates Springboks on prestigious Laureus Award

Posted on February 18, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok team of 2019 added another fantastic award to their impressive list of recent accolades when they scooped the prestigious Laureus Team of the Year Award in Berlin on Monday evening. The South African national rugby team pipped an illustrious list of top international sporting teams to lift the award in […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 3

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 3

Posted on February 17, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Nel breaks Emirates Lions’ hearts with last-gasp try Lam double seal Hurricanes victory over Cell C Sharks The DHL Stormers scored a dramatic last-minute try, thanks to Ruhan Nel, to snatch victory away from the Emirates Lions on Saturday afternoon for their first win in five years in Johannesburg. The 33-30 result made it three […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 3

Vodacom Super Rugby Preview – Round 3

Posted on February 13, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Cell C Sharks change flyhalves for Hurricanes clash 50-up for Smith in big local battle in Johannesburg The Cell C Sharks and the DHL Stormers will be aiming to make it three wins from three starts in the weekend’s Vodacom Super Rugby action. Lukhanyo Am and his Cell C Sharks have been in impressive form […]

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World Rugby awards another tournament to South Africa

World Rugby awards another tournament to South Africa

Posted on February 11, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

World Rugby announced on Tuesday that South Africa will host yet another major international tournament with the inaugural event on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series for women heading to Stellenbosch next month. Twelve teams from all six of World Rugby’s regions will be competing for a coveted place as a core team on […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 2

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 2

Posted on February 10, 2020  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers continue dominance over Vodacom Bulls Emirates Lions down gutsy Reds in Johannesburg Sublime Cell C Sharks smash Highlanders in Dunedin   The DHL Stormers, Emirates Lions and Cell C Sharks were all on the winning side in the weekend’s second-round Vodacom Super Rugby action. The North-South Derby between the DHL Stormers and Vodacom […]

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