‘Stormers will win SA conference’

Six former Springboks on who will go on to win the South African Vodacom Super Rugby conference and why.

Flip unavailable for Boks

Vodacom Bulls lock Flip van der Merwe has ruled himself out of Springbok contention.

Smith gets Currie Cup job

Franco Smith has been appointed as head coach of the Free State Cheetahs for their 2015 Currie Cup campaign.

Reinach heads home

Sharks scrumhalf Cobus Reinach will return to South Africa after breaking his hand against the Highlanders.

Stormers’ mental challenge

Allister Coetzee hopes the Springbok training camp doesn’t distract the Stormers ahead of their crucial battle against the Brumbies. JON CARDINELLI reports.

Injuries disrupt first Bok camp

Nineteen of the 44 players at the first Springbok training camp of the year in Johannesburg were unable to take full part in Monday's field session because of injury.

Boks to play in Buenos Aires

The Springboks' final warm-up Test before the World Cup will be against Argentina in Buenos Aires on 15 August.

Van Zyl blow for Bulls

Vodacom Bulls scrumhalf Piet van Zyl has been ruled out for the rest of the season after sustaining a knee injury.

Barrett sidelined for a month

Hurricanes flyhalf Beauden Barrett has been ruled out for four weeks with a knee injury.

Super Rugby highlights (Round 12)

The Sharks suffered a heavy loss to the Highlanders, the Cheetahs shocked the Stormers and the Bulls edged the Lions.

Botha out of Brumbies clash

Stormers lock Ruan Botha has been ruled out of Saturday's match with the Brumbies, while Juan de Jongh is an injury doubt.

Vermeulen: ‘Arrogance cost us’

Stormers captain Duane Vermeulen says his side's attitude wasn't right heading into the match against the Cheetahs.

The Shortball (Week 12)

Super tries, super hits and blokes in dresses – just a bit of what went on during the weekend's Vodacom Super Rugby matches.

Van Zyl bags brace

SARugbymag.co.za looks at the players who topped the stats in five key areas of the game this past weekend.

Bulls soar as Stormers slip

The Vodacom Bulls have taken a significant lead in what is shaping up to be a two-horse race for the South African conference title. JON CARDINELLI reports.

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