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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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Arendse’s ‘goose bump’ moment as he joins Blitzboks

Arendse’s ‘goose bump’ moment as he joins Blitzboks

Posted on March 5, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Photo credit: Melissa Lear Photography Phone calls from coaches at crazy hours could easily spell trouble for players, and when SA Rugby Sevens Academy Manager Marius Schoeman rang at 06h30 on Monday morning, Kurt-Lee Arendse had no idea how his life was going to change. Schoeman himself just got off the phone with Springbok Sevens […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 3

Vodacom Super Rugby Review – Round 3

Posted on March 4, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Pollard steers Vodacom Bulls to victory over Emirates Lions in Joburg Etzebeth and Du Toit colossal in hard-fought DHL Stormers’ Durban win Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard was in commanding form on Saturday as he piloted the Vodacom Bulls to an impressive 30-12 derby win over the Emirates Lions in Johannesburg, while the DHL Stormers clinched […]

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Springbok Experience entry free until closure at the end of the month

Springbok Experience entry free until closure at the end of the month

Posted on March 4, 2019  /  Issued by SA Rugby

SA Rugby has announced free entry to The Springbok Experience till the end of March, after reluctantly taking the decision to close the rugby museum as a cost-saving measure. The top-rated facility will be open from 9am to 5pm every day (except Mondays) until the end of the month when it will close its doors for […]

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