The Free State Cheetahs began the defence of their Currie Cup crown with a 47-12 bonus-point win against the Sharks in Bloemfontein on Friday. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
Free State will field their Super Rugby side in Friday's opening Currie Cup match against the Sharks in Bloemfontein, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
Lions coach Johan Ackermann says Sanzaar should have axed the Sunwolves and Jaguares from Super Rugby.
Rosco Speckman, Chris Dry and Cecil Afrika have been named in the Free State Cheetahs' match 23 for their Currie Cup opener against the Sharks in Bloemfontein on Friday.
The visitors scored two late tries to claim a 21-20 win in Port Elizabeth.
The Cheetahs scored 15 points in the last 12 minutes to defeat the Kings 21-20 in Port Elizabeth on Friday, writes MARIETTE ADAMS.
Rory Duncan has been confirmed as the new head coach of the Cheetahs, with Franco Smith promoted to a director of rugby role.
Young hooker Joseph Dweba will replace injured Elandré Huggett in a late change to the Cheetahs team to face the Kings on Friday night.
Craig Lewis makes his predictions for this weekend's Super Rugby matches involving SA teams.
The Cheetahs’ imminent entry into a restructured Pro12 competition is set to initiate a coaching restructure. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
Springbok Oupa Mohoje will start at blindside flank when the Cheetahs take on the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday night.
Irne Herbst is nursing a head injury which will likely rule him out of the Kings' last Super Rugby game against the Cheetahs in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux has confirmed the Cheetahs and the Kings could play in more than one European competition next season.
Franco Smith has confirmed his commitment to the Cheetahs and says he still has ‘unfinished business’ at the Bloemfontein-based franchise. CRAIG LEWIS reports.
SA Rugby has confirmed that the Cheetahs and Kings will no longer compete in Super Rugby from next year.
The Stormers won’t break their playoff curse until smarter decisions are taken in terms of tactics and player recruitment, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Kwagga Smith has evolved into one of the most impactful players in South African rugby, writes CRAIG LEWIS.
The Lions have the defensive tools – and more importantly, the home advantage – to win three playoff matches and ultimately a first Super Rugby crown, writes JON CARDINELLI.
Johan Ackermann says the Lions won't change the way they play in their semi-final against the Hurricanes at Ellis Park.View all videos