WP given wake-up call

Allister Coetzee has blamed poor defence and a high turnover count for Western Province's defeat at Ellis Park. BRENTON CHELIN reports.

Kolisi out for a month

Western Province loose forward Siya Kolisi faces a month on the sidelines after suffering a knee injury in the loss to the Golden Lions on Saturday.

Lions run WP ragged

The Golden Lions scored five tries in their 35-33 hammering of WP in Johannesburg on Saturday. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Currie Cup preview (Round 6)

Western Province will want to maintain their unbeaten start to the season when they travel to Ellis Park on Saturday, writes BRENTON CHELIN.

Coleman at 10 for WP

Kurt Coleman will start at flyhalf in one of two changes to the Western Province side to play against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Schickerling walking again

WP U21 lock JD Schickerling is hoping to make a successful comeback after suffering a broken neck against the Blue Bulls two weeks ago.

Elstadt cops three-week ban

Western Province loose forward Rynhardt Elstadt has received a three-week ban for an illegal entry into a ruck during the victory over the EP Kings.

WP lock off to Ospreys

De Kock Steenkamp has signed a three-year contract with the Neath-Swansea Ospreys after securing an early release from his Western Province contract.

Coetzee considers loose trio change

Western Province coach Allister Coetzee has hinted at a possible surprise in his loose trio for the match against the Golden Lions on Saturday. BRENTON CHELIN reports.

WP suffer scrumhalf setback

Western Province will be without the services of scrumhalf Nic Groom for the Currie Cup match against the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday.

WP thrash Kings

Juan de Jongh scored a brace in WP’s 49-14 bonus-point victory over the EP Kings at Newlands on Friday. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Currie Cup preview (Round 5)

The Blue Bulls will look to keep their Currie Cup hopes alive when they clash with the Golden Lions at Loftus on Saturday.

WP U21 lock breaks neck

The incident in which JD Schickerling broke his neck while playing for WP U21 against the Blue Bulls at Loftus.

Howard wings it for WP

Pat Howard has replaced Seabelo Senatla on Western Province's left wing in one of four changes for their match against the EP Kings at Newlands on Friday.

WP U21 lock breaks neck

JD Schickerling is expected to be out of rugby for at least a year after breaking his neck against the Blue Bulls U21s at Loftus.

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