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‘Ireland’s stats up with Boks and NZ’

Bok legend Victor Matfield feels that the UK and Europe tour opener against Ireland will be a “huge game”.

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North, south... let the battle begin

The Currie Cup final pits Cape Town against Joburg, and rugby writer against rugby writer...

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Gold honoured by Sharks post

Gary Gold views the Sharks director of rugby post as one of the “most prestigious jobs in world rugby”, says Craig Lewis.

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Sithole wary of ‘journeyman’ Mapoe
October 15 2014 at 12:37

Sharks centre S’bura Sithole says he has done his homework on opposite number Lionel Mapoe ahead of this Saturday’s Currie Cup semi-final against the Lions at Ellis Park.

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Selection headache for Ackermann
October 15 2014 at 11:03

Johan Ackermann will be the bearer of bad news to at least one of his star loose forwards the Lions prepare for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Sharks.

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‘Bulls have game plan to down WP’
October 15 2014 at 07:48

The Blue Bulls will go into the Absa Currie Cup semi-final clash against Western Province without fear.

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Cooper boosts Sharks scrum
October 14 2014 at 14:33

The availability of abrasive hooker Kyle Cooper is set to provide the Sharks with a timely boost up-front as they prepare to take on the Lions’ powerful scrummaging unit.

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Kings must stop being whipping boys
October 14 2014 at 12:33

In the two top-flight competitions they’ve competed in, the Kings have managed just four wins from 26 matches. That’s simply not good enough.

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Wallabies coach remains defiant
October 14 2014 at 11:40

Embattled coach Ewen McKenzie told any disgruntled Wallabies to voice their concerns to him amid reports of player unrest.

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‘Sharks will embrace Lions fans’ roar’
October 14 2014 at 10:34

The Sharks will not be intimidated by Ellis Park when they meet the Lions in the Currie Cup semi-final, says backline coach Sean Everitt.

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Reduced Championship favours Boks
October 14 2014 at 09:34

Next year's Rugby Championship will be condensed into three rounds to fit in with the World Cup in England.

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‘Few big calls’ for WP’s Coetzee
October 13 2014 at 18:35

Allister Coetzee says that his team won't change their attacking gameplan for the Currie Cup semi against the Bulls.

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Sharks emerge unscathed
October 13 2014 at 14:53

The Sharks will readily take Saturday’s winning result over Western Province considering that none of their players suffered any serious injuries.

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Odendaal injury blow for Bulls
October 13 2014 at 14:23

Blue Bulls inside centre Burger Odendaal has been ruled out of rugby for the next two months after suffering a broken arm.

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Final round of the Currie Cup fizzled out
October 13 2014 at 12:44

Jacques van der Westhuyzen laments the lack of shocks during the final round of the Currie Cup regular season.

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ARU boss backs McKenzie
October 13 2014 at 11:36

Australia rugby boss Bill Pulver gave his support to besieged Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie before this weekend's Bledisloe Cup Test against the All Blacks.

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Bulls showed character
October 13 2014 at 10:30

The Bulls find themselves two games away from Currie Cup glory after a rather up and down season.

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Wallabies back Beale in row
October 13 2014 at 09:15

Senior Wallabies continued to back Kurtley Beale despite more revelations about offensive text messages which led to team business manager Di Patston resigning.

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Loss to Sharks hurts: Coetzee
October 12 2014 at 15:34

Despite fielding a second-string side in their defeat to the Sharks, WP coach Allister Coetzee admits the loss still hurts.

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Fiji snatch third Gold Coast title
October 12 2014 at 14:02

Fiji sealed a third Gold Coast sevens title on Sunday to get their quest for a maiden Olympic medal off to a flying start.

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Ashley-Cooper to quit Wallabies
October 12 2014 at 11:59

Adam Ashley-Cooper is set to quit Australia after next year’s World Cup for more lucrative offerings in Europe.

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Win means everything to Kings
October 12 2014 at 11:02

Kings coach Carlos Spencer has hailed his team’s first win in this Currie Cup season as a welcome relief.

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Things finally coming together: Ludeke
October 12 2014 at 10:41

Blue Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has praised his team for pulling through after their shaky start to the season.

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