15 Newest Rugby Reports

Cronje shining in Sharks jersey

Durban - Sharks flyhalf Lionel Cronje has been the talk of the town since he sparked the Durban outfit’s attacking play on tour which culminated in a tour-ending win over the Reds last week.Backline coach Sean Everitt tipped his hat to the journeyman flyhalf on Monday, as Cronje has had to wait a long time to get back into Super Rugby.After stints at the Lions, Bulls, Stormers and the Brumbies, Cronje has made Durban his home and enjoyed a solid … [Read More...]

Cheetahs sign Zeilinga from Sharks

Cape Town - Franco Smith has made his first signing as Cheetahs coach by luring Sharks flyhalf Fred Zeilinga to Bloemfontein. According to Netwerk24, Zeilinga will join his new team-mates ahead of this year's Currie Cup and will also be available in Super Rugby next year.Smith will take over as Cheetahs head coach from next week after Naka Drotske was allowed to leave his post earlier.Zeilinga's signing will be welcomed by Cheetahs fans because … [Read More...]

Wales Rugby images – Rugby at the Lewis School, Pengam

RugbySearch.co.za selected image for you: Rugby at the Lewis School, Pengam Image by LlGC ~ NLW Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title:Rygbi yn Ysgol Lewis, Pengam Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002) Dyddiad/Date: November 23, 1951. Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd ffilm / Film negative Cyfeiriad/Reference: (gch02395) Rhif cofnod / Record no.: 3368312 Rhagor o wybodaeth am gasgliad Geoff Charles yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru More … [Read More...]

Crusaders light on troops for Hurricanes clash

Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder has had to juggle his playing stocks for his side's must-win encounter with the Hurricanes in Nelson on Friday night.The perennial playoff contenders are in dire straits as they search for a finals... Read full article: Crusaders light on troops for Hurricanes clash. … [Read More...]

Rugby: Smith can rest easy

Conrad Smith can board a plane to France at the end of the year knowing the future of the Hurricanes is in safe hands.After starting at the franchise in 2004, the centre will end his lengthy tenure in the capital at the end of the... Read full article: Rugby: Smith can rest easy. … [Read More...]

Rugby: Black starts again at No 10

Otere Black will wear the No 10 jersey for the league-leading Hurricanes when they meet the Crusaders in Nelson on Friday night.The 20-year-old made his first Super Rugby start during last Saturday's 29-5 victory over the Blues... Read full article: Rugby: Black starts again at No 10. … [Read More...]

Scotty Stevenson: Attitude’s what sets Highlanders apart

I've been trying to figure them out all season but I've given up. Some things are beyond explanation, like true love and why some people have so much trouble with the concept of parallel parking. The Highlanders are like that. They... Read full article: Scotty Stevenson: Attitude's what sets Highlanders apart. … [Read More...]

Injured Dagg raises interesting prospect on Piutau

Heavyweight New Zealand Rugby censure followed Charles Piutau's announcement he was heading to play rugby in Ulster.All Black coach Steve Hansen weighed in with his disappointed comments before NZR boss Steve Tew announced Piutau... Read full article: Injured Dagg raises interesting prospect on Piutau. … [Read More...]

Rugby: Relief as Tew keeps Retallick and Savea

After presiding over the departures of a growing number of talented young men from the game, New Zealand Rugby boss Steve Tew will today announce some good news for his organisation - the signings of Brodie Retallick and Julian Savea.The... Read full article: Rugby: Relief as Tew keeps Retallick and Savea. … [Read More...]

Rugby: Chiefs’ locking nightmare a fairytale for Filipo

The clock is yet to strike midnight on Ross Filipo's fairytale return to the Chiefs.A few days ahead of the commentator and club coach's stunning return to Super Rugby, Filipo is back at Chiefs training and preparing for Saturday's... Read full article: Rugby: Chiefs' locking nightmare a fairytale for Filipo. … [Read More...]

Rugby: Battered Sharks look to put away Rebels

The weary Sharks will mostly have to front up again on Saturday against the Rebels because there are few fresh troops available, notably Springbok halfbacks Patrick Lambie and Cobus Reinach.Neither will feature for the Sharks over... Read full article: Rugby: Battered Sharks look to put away Rebels. … [Read More...]

Blitzbok Steven Hunt calls it a day

Cape Town - Springbok Sevens player Steven Hunt has announced his retirement from professional rugby as he plans to begin life as a commercial property broker in August.Hunt has enjoyed an impressive professional rugby career.Since making his international debut for the Blitzbokke in New Zealand in 2010, he has represented South Africa in 24 tournaments. He has also played for Western Province in the Currie Cup and at Under-21 level, having come … [Read More...]

Swartbooi gets Boland job ahead of Div

Cape Town - Dewey Swartbooi has been appointed head coach of the Boland Cavaliers for the Currie Cup season, Netwerk24 reports.Swartbooi, a former Boland, Bulls, Lions and Cats centre, will replace Abe Davids, who accepted a severance package following a long court battle with the union.Die Son newspaper last week reported that former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers would get the job as Boland coach, but according to the newspaper, the Boland … [Read More...]