Currie Cup news

Sharks, Lions look to maintain dominance in Currie Cup

Sharks, Lions look to maintain dominance in Currie Cup

Posted on September 6, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Cell C Sharks and Xerox Golden Lions will look to maintain their early dominance in the Currie Cup by stretching their winning runs to three matches in what marks the halfway stage of their pool rounds this weekend. Both teams won their opening two games with bonus points, although they trail DHL Western Province […]

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Three teams remain unbeaten in Currie Cup

Three teams remain unbeaten in Currie Cup

Posted on September 2, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Western Province, Xerox Golden Lions and Cell C Sharks registered vital away victories in the Currie Cup – proudly brought to you by Nashua and DirectAxis Financial Services – this past weekend to remain the only unbeaten teams in the competition. All three sides kicked off their campaigns on a winning note in the […]

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Heat on in Currie Cup as halfway mark approaches

Heat on in Currie Cup as halfway mark approaches

Posted on August 30, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The heat is on in the Currie Cup Premier Division – proudly sponsored by DirectAxis Financial Services and Nashua – as three teams reach the halfway mark in the pool stages, which is expected to spice up the competition. The action gets underway in Nelspruit on Friday, when the iCOLLEGE Pumas will go in search […]

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Windhoek Draught Welwitschias withdraw from Currie Cup First Division

Windhoek Draught Welwitschias withdraw from Currie Cup First Division

Posted on August 24, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux confirmed on Friday that they had been informed that the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias will withdraw from the Currie Cup First Division. “It’s unfortunate that the Namibian team had to withdraw from the Currie Cup First Division, but our decision was that they have to pay for teams to travel to […]

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Three teams join the Currie Cup party

Three teams join the Currie Cup party

Posted on August 23, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Defending Currie Cup champions, DHL Western Province, the Cell C Sharks and the Xerox Golden Lions will be determined to make strong statements in their opening Currie Cup Premier Division matches this weekend, after byes saw them sit out of the first round. The Xerox Golden Lions and Tafel Lager Griquas will meet in the […]

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Currie Cup First Division set for exciting start

Currie Cup First Division set for exciting start

Posted on August 22, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The eight Currie Cup First Division teams will kick off their season this weekend following weeks of preparation, with the matches in George, Robertson, Windhoek and Kempton Park marking the first of seven action-packed pool rounds. Friday’s opening encounter between the SWD Eagles and Leopards in George will mark an historic day in the Currie […]

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Libbok, Smith star in Currie Cup opening round

Libbok, Smith star in Currie Cup opening round

Posted on August 18, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Vodacom Blue Bulls flyhalf Manie Libbok and his iCOLLEGE Pumas counterpart, Chris Smith, were in superb form in the opening round of the Currie Cup Premier Division on Friday and helped steer their teams to vital bonus point victories. The Vodacom Blue Bulls defeated the Toyota Free State Cheetahs 34-12 in Bloemfontein for an invaluable […]

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Currie Cup kick-off launches season into full swing

Currie Cup kick-off launches season into full swing

Posted on August 15, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The domestic rugby scene will move up a gear from Friday as the Currie Cup – proudly sponsored by Nashua and Direct Axis – kicks off what promises to be more than two months’ top-class action between the best seven provincial teams in the country. The opening clash of the 2018 season will be in […]

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Exciting digital campaign launches Currie Cup 2018

Exciting digital campaign launches Currie Cup 2018

Posted on July 31, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

With less than three weeks to go before the start of the 2018 Currie Cup – sponsored by Nashua and DirectAxis – SA Rugby has launched the competition on their digital channels, starting with a fascinating look back at a drought-breaking title win in 2005 for the Toyota Free State Cheetahs. SA Rugby’s Director of […]

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DHL WP crowned 2017 Currie Cup champions

DHL WP crowned 2017 Currie Cup champions

Posted on October 28, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL WP U21s and Xerox Golden Lions U19 also victorious Tafel Lager Griquas win Promotion-Relegation match DHL Western Province produced a strong second-half display and held their nerve late in the hard-fought Currie Cup Final – sponsored by Nashua and DirectAxis – in Durban on Saturday for a 33-21 victory and their first title since […]

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