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Springboks V. England (1932)

RugbySearch.co.za selected rugby video just for you: Video Rating: 5 / 5 Full title reads: "Twickenham - Springboks V. England - South Africans win thrilling Rugby International by 7pts. to nil!" Twickenham, England. The Springbok team runs out onto pitch in front of a massive crowd. They throw a rugby ball around as they come out. The England team then run out in their traditional white playing kit. One of the … [Read More...]

SANZAR name 2015 Super Rugby referee squad

Super Rugby's organisers SANZAR have announced their referee squad for the 2015 season with Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand) and Jaco van Heerden (South Africa) being promoted into the squad. O'Keeffe started refereeing whilst at medical school in Dunedin and quickly progressed through the ranks. He has featured in the Heartland Championship, ITM Cup, as a Super Rugby assistant and at the 2014 Junior World Championship where he earned … [Read More...]

Whiteley extends Lions stay

Cape Town - Springbok trio Marnitz Boshoff, Julian Redelinghuys and captain Warren Whiteley have all extended their contracts with the Lions until 2016, the Lions' official website reports.In addition, Jaco Kriel and Ruan Dreyer - Bok squad members for the end-of-year tour - have also signed on for a further two seasons with the franchise.The Lions are coming of a stellar 2014 season which resulted in their best ever Super Rugby finish (12th … [Read More...]

Kitshoff return bolsters Stormers

Johannesburg - The Stormers are slowly working towards full muster as the Vodacom Super Rugby season approaches, with another clutch of Springboks set to return to the team for Friday night’s warm-up fixture against the Toyota Cheetahs at Newlands. According to the supersport.com website, the Stormers dispensed with the SWD Eagles 34-3 in their opening game in George at the weekend, but the Cheetahs, as fellow Super Rugby participants, are … [Read More...]

Sharks offer Murray a contract

Cape Town - Durban-born Waylon Murray has come a full circle after being offered a one-year contract with the Sharks, having spent four years away from the team where his professional career all started. According to Sharks website editor, Michael Marnewick, in 2005 he made his debut for the Sharks as a 19-year-old, spending six years in his home province and along the way picking up three Springbok caps. He also represented his country at … [Read More...]

New innovations for Varsity Cup

Cape Town - The Varsity Cup is almost back and ready to rock with a new innovations and even more excitement set to form part of this year’s competition. The 2015 season kicks off on Monday, February 9 and among some of the exciting innovations is the return of the white card.The white card, which allows coaches and captains to refer decisions for review to Television Match Officials (TMOs) during games, was first introduced during the inaugural … [Read More...]

Northern Areas Rugby Tournament

Eastern Province Rugby‘s Port Elizabeth Sub Union has launched a new rugby tournament for clubs in and around the Northern Areas as a response to the current wave of violent gang activity that is sweeping through the area. The tournament, which will be known as the Super 14, will see 14 rugby clubs play against each other in a single round, starting this weekend at the Adcock Stadium and concluding at the end of March. “We chose the Northern … [Read More...]

GIDEON MZEMBE

RugbySearch.co.za selected image for you: GIDEON MZEMBE Image by NAPARAZZI Manly Winger Gideon Mzembe 2008-09-21 14:51:20 … [Read More...]

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Jordaan back for Brazil Sevens World Series

Springbok Women’s Sevens captain Zenay Jordaan has recovered from surgery to her knee and will lead the team in the second leg of the World Rugby Women’s Sevens World Series in Brazil on February 7 and 8. Jordaan missed the opening leg of the competition in Dubai in December after having a scope on her knee, but she has made good progress since and is ready to take to the field. The only other change to the 12-member squad that participated … [Read More...]

England V Springboks (1952)

RugbySearch.co.za selected rugby video just for you: Video Rating: 5 / 5 Twickenham, Middlesex. South Africa V England - International Rugby. GV England in White kick off... Left to Right. GV Crowd. SV J. E. Woodward receives tackled by J. K. Ochse... Ochse rips Woodward's shorts...... SV Crowd. SV Players circle Woodward as he changes... old shorts thrown away. SV Crowd. LS Lead to Springboks first try.... … [Read More...]

SANZAR

Van Heerden promoted to Vodacom Super Rugby panel

South African referee Jaco van Heerden has been promoted to the Vodacom Super Rugby panel and will join five compatriots in the competition this year, SANZAR announced on Monday. Van Heerden, a Pretoria-born Advocate, will join local referees Stuart Berry, Jason Jaftha, Craig Joubert, Jaco Peyper and Marius van der Westhuizen on the panel of 16 match officials for the competition starting on Friday,13 February. Van Heerden, who officiated … [Read More...]

Fortuin backs young Stormers

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 8:43 AMStormers number eight Nizaam Carr gets brought down. Gallo    Springbok fullback Bevin Fortuin has given his backing to the Stormers in this year's Super Rugby season because of the fire power in the back three. Fortuin, who coached the SWD Eagles side that went down 3-34 to the Stormers in a pre-season friendly in George on Saturday, believes that the men from the Cape could be pushing for the title this year. "The … [Read More...]

Van Zyl in top form in Bulls warm-up

PIET van Zyl has put behind him a frustrating year and is now confident that his hunger will help him bounce back this season.Injury and a hotly contested scrap for the Bulls No9 jersey with Rudy Paige and Springbok Francois Hougaard stalled his progress last year, resulting in the scrumhalf even losing ground and his spot in the national team squad, which he had been a part of the previous year.On Saturday, he was responsible for swinging the … [Read More...]

SA ref joins Super Rugby ranks

Cape Town - SANZAR has announced its referee squad for the forthcoming Super Rugby season with Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand) and Jaco van Heerden (South Africa) promoted and in line for debut during 2015.O'Keeffe started refereeing whilst at medical school in Dunedin and quickly progressed through the ranks. He has featured in the Heartland Championship, ITM Cup, as a Super Rugby assistant and at the 2014 Junior World Championship where he earned … [Read More...]