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CURRIE CUP

Marx up for three SA Rugby awards

Malcolm Marx has been nominated for three SA Rugby Awards, including Player of the Year.


Lions lose defence coach

JP Ferreira has not been included in the Lions’ coaching team for the 2018 season.


Top-tier promotion for female referee

Aimee Barrett-Theron has become the first woman to earn selection to SA Rugby’s Premier Panel of referees after she was promoted to the top tier of match officials.


‘Du Preez will be special in Durban’

Coach John Dobson believes that Western Province flyhalf Rob du Preez will make a success of his impending move to the Sharks, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Durban.


‘Dominant scrum laid down marker’

Coach John Dobson hailed the scrum effort of Western Province in their memorable Currie Cup final win over the Sharks on Saturday, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Durban.


Du Preez blow for Boks

Jean-Luc du Preez is set to miss the Springboks’ end-of-year tour after sustaining an ankle injury in Saturday’s Currie Cup final. CRAIG LEWIS reports in Durban.


Watch: WP press conference

What Western Province coach John Dobson and captain Chris van Zyl had to say after winning the Currie Cup.


Watch: Sharks press conference

What coach Robert du Preez had to say after the Sharks' loss to Western Province in the Currie Cup final.


Province scrum powers title triumph

Western Province's dominant scrum performance, as well as the sharp decision-making of flyhalf Rob du Preez, was the difference in the Currie Cup final, writes JON CARDINELLI.


Powerful Province shock Sharks

Western Province overturned an 11-point deficit to claim a stunning 33-21 win over the Sharks in Saturday's Currie Cup final at Kings Park. CRAIG LEWIS reports.


WP crowned U21 kings, Lions U19s roar

Western Province scored five tries to beat the Blue Bulls 48-41 in the U21 final at Kings Park on Saturday, while the Golden Lions defended their U19 crown.


Griquas retain Currie Cup status

Ederies Arendse scored a hat-trick as Griquas defeated the Griffons 59-26 in their Currie Cup promotion-relegation match in Kimberley on Friday.


Japanese rugby-Currie Cup debate

Will changes to the Japanese Top League in 2019 boost the Currie Cup? Nick Mallett and Jean de Villiers debate the issue.


Sharks aim to be ‘calm, composed’

The Sharks have identified composure and patience as the key ingredients for success in Saturday’s final against Western Province, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Durban.


Preview: Currie Cup final

Saturday’s title decider between the Sharks and Western Province at Kings Park has all the makings of another classic final, writes CRAIG LEWIS in Durban.


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