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Combrinck boost for Emirates Lions – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 8 Preview

Combrinck boost for Emirates Lions – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 8 Preview

Posted on April 5, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers forced into several changes for big Highveld encounter Unchanged Cell C Sharks aiming for positive end to overseas tour in Napier The Emirates Lions will welcome back stalwart, Springbok winger Ruan Combrinck, for their important Vodacom Super Rugby derby against the DHL Stormers on Saturday afternoon in Johannesburg. The game at Emirates Airline […]

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Vodacom Bulls take honours in derby clash – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 7 Roundup

Vodacom Bulls take honours in derby clash – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 7 Roundup

Posted on April 1, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Cell C Sharks sparkle in Auckland triumph over Blues Crusaders edge Emirates Lions in hard-fought clash The Vodacom Bulls returned to winning ways with their 33-23 derby win over the DHL Stormers on Saturday evening, while earlier in the day the Cell C Sharks also returned to form with their superb 63-40 Vodacom Super Rugby […]

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More than pride at stake in Pretoria – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 7 Preview

More than pride at stake in Pretoria – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 7 Preview

Posted on March 29, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

New SA appearance record for Adriaan Strauss Emirates Lions host Crusaders in repeat of 2017 final Cell C Sharks up against the Blues in Auckland The Vodacom Bulls host the DHL Stormers at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria in the only local Vodacom Super Rugby derby on Saturday afternoon, and on Sunday the Emirates Lions take […]

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DHL Stormers keep Reds at bay – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 6 Roundup

DHL Stormers keep Reds at bay – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 6 Roundup

Posted on March 25, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The DHL Stormers repelled a late Reds fightback to emerge with a 25-19 win at DHL Newlands on Saturday evening in their Vodacom Super Rugby round six match. The Cape side led 14-7 at the interval and went on to clinch back-to back home victories. In the late evening fixture played in Buenos Aires, the […]

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Special milestone beckons for Strauss – Vodacom Super Rugby Preview Round 6

Special milestone beckons for Strauss – Vodacom Super Rugby Preview Round 6

Posted on March 22, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Mtawarira, Du Preez back for Cell C Sharks’ Melbourne visit DHL Stormers want to build against Reds Janse Van Vuren to debut for Emirates Lions Former Springbok captain Adriaan Strauss is in line to equal the record for the most Vodacom Super Rugby appearances by any South African when the Vodacom Bulls take on the […]

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Courageous DHL Stormers outmuscle Blues – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 5 Roundup

Courageous DHL Stormers outmuscle Blues – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 5 Roundup

Posted on March 18, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Emirates Lions survive Sunwolves scare in Johannesburg The DHL Stormers shrugged off their illness and injury problems to overpower the visiting Blues 37-20 for a superb Vodacom Super Rugby victory at DHL Newlands on Saturday afternoon, with 19-year old flyhalf Damian Willemse playing a key role. The Emirates Lions just managed to edge the Sunwolves […]

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Beast superb in milestone appearance – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 4 Roundup

Beast superb in milestone appearance – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 4 Roundup

Posted on March 11, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Blues fightback upset Emirates Lions in Highveld thriller DHL Stormers and Vodacom Bulls both slip in Australasia Beast Mtawarira produced a superb Man of the Match performance in his milestone appearance for the Cell C Sharks who comprehensively outplayed the Sunwolves 50-22 in their Vodacom Super Rugby match on Saturday in Durban. It was the […]

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Durbanites eager for first win – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 4 Preview

Durbanites eager for first win – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 4 Preview

Posted on March 8, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Emirates Lions keep same team for Blues clash on Highveld DHL Stormers and Vodacom Bulls target Australasian success The two South African Vodacom Super Rugby sides in action on local soil this weekend will have the same goal in mind, but are approaching their fourth round matches differently. The Cell C Sharks host the Sunwolves […]

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Emirates Lions reign supreme in Loftus derby – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 3 Roundup

Emirates Lions reign supreme in Loftus derby – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 3 Roundup

Posted on March 4, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers grab four tries but stumble in Christchurch Waratahs hold Cell C Sharks to frustrating Durban stalemate The Emirates Lions surged into a nine point lead on the South African Conference log with their comfortable 49-35 bonus-point triumph over neighbours the Vodacom Bulls on Saturday evening in Pretoria.  Warren Whiteley and his team led […]

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Appetising Gauteng derby at Loftus – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 3 Preview

Appetising Gauteng derby at Loftus – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 3 Preview

Posted on March 1, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers up against Crusaders in crunch away clash Cell C Sharks host Waratahs at Kings Park in Durban The Vodacom Bulls will be tested at home in Pretoria on Saturday afternoon when they face Gauteng neighbours the Emirates Lions in the weekend’s only local Vodacom Super Rugby derby. The big contest at Loftus Versfeld […]

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