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City of Cape Town

City back to square one over stadium

Now that the "significantly higher" cost of running the Cape Town Stadium has put off the Western Province Rugby Union (WPRU), the city is left to look elsewher... Read Story

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City of Cape Town

WP says no to Cape Town Stadium

Western Province Rugby has announced it will not move from Newlands Stadium to the cash-strapped Cape Town Stadium.

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Quality in Top-14 attracted Carter

All Black great Dan Carter said the sheer quality of the players in France's Top-14 was a key reason in him joining Racing Metro.

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Boks hit Proteas for six
December 6 2014 at 11:11

The Springboks showed their all-round sporting ability with a stunning five-wicket win over the Proteas in the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup.

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Sharks sign England’s Botha
December 5 2014 at 13:38

English international lock Mouritz Botha has signed a two-year contract with the Sharks, the coastal franchise announced.

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Ireland launch bid to host 2023 RWC
December 5 2014 at 13:30

Ireland will bid to host the 2023 rugby World Cup, the Irish and Northern Irish governments said.

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It’s a new kind of attack for Sharks
December 5 2014 at 12:32

The Sharks have spent the past two weeks intensively working with specialist attack coach, Brad Mooar, who hails from New Zealand.

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Jean hopeful after surgery
December 4 2014 at 15:16

Bok captain Jean de Villiers is hopeful of being fit for the World Cup after reconstructive surgery on his left knee.

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Joubert to umpire in Legacy Cup
December 4 2014 at 14:09

International Rugby Referee, Craig Joubert has been appointed as one of the two men in the middle for the Nelson Mandela Legacy Cup match at the Wanderers Stadium.

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Whiteley scoops top Lions award
December 3 2014 at 21:50

Warren Whiteley was named the 2014 Player of the Year at the annual Golden Lions Rugby Union Player (GLRU) Awards.

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Blitzbokke looking to improve in Dubai
December 3 2014 at 17:42

The Springbok Sevens finished fourth at the Gold Coast, a result which coach Neil Powell described as unsatisfactory.

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Bulls prop calls it a day
December 3 2014 at 16:16

Bulls prop Frik Kirsten has retired from rugby, the Blue Bulls Company (BBC) said.

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Former Wallabies captain charged over protest
December 3 2014 at 15:22

Former Australia rugby union captain David Pocock has been charged by police over his involvement in a protest against a coal mine in northern New South Wales.

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It’s all about the World Cup - Matfield
December 2 2014 at 22:27

Veteran Bok lock Victor Matfield says the focus must now shift to the World Cup, which gets underway in 10 months.

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How the Springboks fared on tour
December 2 2014 at 12:48

Ashfak Mohamed, who covered the Boks end of year tour for Independent Media, runs the rule over players' performances.

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Bleak outlook for Jean
December 2 2014 at 11:40

Jean de Villiers requires surgical reconstruction of his left knee after damaging ligaments against Wales.

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Jean’s injury ‘unbelievable setback’
December 1 2014 at 21:32

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer is hopeful that his injured captain will return in time for next year's Rugby World Cup.

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Decision making let Boks down
December 1 2014 at 15:23

Springboks' decision making in northern hemisphere conditions will receive serious attention prior to the World Cup.

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More questions than answers at flyhalf
December 1 2014 at 12:48

Following a mixed tour of Europe, Ashfak Mohamed asks: is Patrick Lambie now the first choice Springbok flyhalf?

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Meyer may try to convince Fourie
December 1 2014 at 10:04

Bok coach Heyneke Meyer says that he will do 'whatever it takes' to pick the best possible squad for the Rugby World Cup next year.

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All Blacks still the team to beat
December 1 2014 at 10:04

New Zealand remained the team to beat less than a year out from the World Cup in England after yet another successful November campaign in Europe.

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Ex-Wales stars hail win over Boks
November 30 2014 at 12:48

Ex-Wales stars lined up on Sunday to celebrate Wales’ second-ever victory over South Africa,

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Specialist to assess De Villiers
November 30 2014 at 10:05

Jean de Villiers is likely find out this week what his chance are of recovering in time for the World Cup.

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