The only surprise at the unveiling of the Springboks’ training squads was the omission of veteran lock Flip van der Merwe. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Duane Vermeulen blocked a last-minute drop goal attempt to help the Stormers beat the Vodacom Bulls 15-13 at Newlands. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The outcome of the Newlands derby will depend on Piet van Zyl's performance in the face of some fierce Stormers defence, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Piet van Zyl will start at scrumhalf for the Vodacom Bulls' crucial clash with the Stormers at Newlands on Saturday.
Five former Springboks on Francois Hougaard's best position and whether he should stay on the wing for the Vodacom Bulls in the absence of Rudy Paige.
Rudy Paige's injury is a significant setback for the Vodacom Bulls ahead of their tactical arm-wrestle against the Stormers. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Vodacom Bulls scrumhalf Rudy Paige will be out of action for at least two weeks.
The Vodacom Bulls will strengthen their claim for a home semi-final if they down the Stormers in Cape Town this Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Vodacom Bulls' superior tactical-kicking performance earned them a massive 17-10 win over the Sharks at Kings Park on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
The Sharks' pack and defence will be under enormous pressure when they host the red-hot Vodacom Bulls at Kings Park this Saturday, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Flip van der Merwe will make his first start of the season in one of five changes to the Vodacom Bulls' pack for the match against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday.
The Vodacom Bulls will be less predictable and much more dangerous if they back Handré Pollard at No 10 at Kings Park this Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.
Adriaan Strauss, Jan Serfontein and Handré Pollard will be considered for the Vodacom Bulls' match against the Sharks in Durban on Saturday.
The Vodacom Bulls moved back to the top of the SA conference as they heaped more misery on the Reds with a 43-22 victory. BRENTON CHELIN reports.
Former Test referee Jonathan Kaplan says the Lions were entitled to take the quick restart that caught the Vodacom Bulls off-guard at Ellis Park last Saturday.
The disappointing derby at Newlands showed why South Africa’s best teams could be also-rans rather than genuine title contenders in the play-offs, writes JON CARDINELLI.
THE MONEY MAN is putting R1,000 on the Stormers to win the heavyweight clash at Newlands on Saturday.
The inability of South African franchises to play complete rugby is a coaching issue, writes MARK KEOHANE in Business Day.
The Force scrumhalf was red-carded in the 28th minute of the match against the Chiefs in Hamilton.View all videos