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Vodacom Bulls down Hurricanes at Loftus – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 2 Review

Vodacom Bulls down Hurricanes at Loftus – Vodacom Super Rugby Round 2 Review

Posted on February 25, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Prop Pierre Schoeman crashed over for the winning try to clinch a pulsating 21-19 win for the new-look Vodacom Bulls over the Hurricanes on Saturday evening in Pretoria. The encounter at Loftus Versfeld was the Bulls’ first match of the new Vodacom Super Rugby season. In the earlier match in Johannesburg, exciting speedster Aphiwe Dyantyi […]

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Vodacom Bulls face stern Hurricanes test at Loftus – Vodacom Super Rugby Week 2 Preview

Vodacom Bulls face stern Hurricanes test at Loftus – Vodacom Super Rugby Week 2 Preview

Posted on February 22, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers kick off tour against Waratahs in Sydney Emirates Lions clash with Jaguares in Johannesburg The Vodacom Bulls face a tough opening assignment on Saturday when they host the Hurricanes in their first Vodacom Super Rugby match of the new season at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria. The match starts at 17h15 and is one […]

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Emirates Lions roar to pulsating Vodacom Super Rugby win

Emirates Lions roar to pulsating Vodacom Super Rugby win

Posted on February 18, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers thwart Jaguares fightback in Cape Town The 2018 Vodacom Super Rugby season got off to an exciting start on Saturday afternoon when the Emirates Lions and the DHL Stormers both clinched home victories in the first round of matches. The Emirates Lions showed their class with a thrilling 26-19 win over the Cell […]

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Revamped Vodacom Super Rugby set for exciting kick-off – Week 1 Preview

Revamped Vodacom Super Rugby set for exciting kick-off – Week 1 Preview

Posted on February 15, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

DHL Stormers entertain Jaguares in Cape Town Emirates Lions face Durban-rivals on Highveld Springbok No 8 Warren Whiteley will captain the Emirates Lions on Saturday against the Cell C Sharks at Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg in the first local derby of the revamped 2018 Vodacom Super Rugby competition. Following a revamp of the competition […]

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SA referee AJ Jacobs added to Vodacom Super Rugby panel

SA referee AJ Jacobs added to Vodacom Super Rugby panel

Posted on January 29, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

South African referee AJ Jacobs is the only newcomer on the list of 17 referees for Vodacom Super Rugby for the 2018 edition of the competition, SANZAAR announced on Monday. He joins former DHL Stormers wing Egon Seconds on the match official list, after his successful debut season last year. Apart from five South Africans, […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby 2018 to kick off in Cape Town

Vodacom Super Rugby 2018 to kick off in Cape Town

Posted on September 21, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Two matches in South Africa to kick-off season 120 regular season matches Each team plays 16 matches [8 home and 8 away] and has two byes Eight team, seven-match finals series with Final set for 4 August With matches against teams from New Zealand and Australia awaiting all four South African franchises in 2018 and […]

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Crusaders torpedo Emirates Lions’ Vodacom Super Rugby dream

Crusaders torpedo Emirates Lions’ Vodacom Super Rugby dream

Posted on August 6, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Crusaders defeated 14-man Emirates Lions 25-17 in a gripping Vodacom Super Rugby Final played at Emirates Airlines Park in Johannesburg on Saturday afternoon to lift their eighth title and deny the home side a dream finish to an emotional campaign. The match was marked by the first half red card shown to Kwagga Smith […]

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Unchanged Emirates Lions and Crusaders set for titanic deciding battle

Unchanged Emirates Lions and Crusaders set for titanic deciding battle

Posted on August 3, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Capacity crowd to watch 2017 Vodacom Super Rugby Final in Johannesburg The Emirates Lions and the Crusaders have announced unchanged teams for their 2017 Vodacom Super Rugby Final on Saturday in Johannesburg. Kick off at Emirates Airline Park is at 16h00 and the decider will be televised live on SuperSport 1. Emirates Lions coach Johan […]

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