Today, 25 years ago, the Springboks and Canada squared off at the 1995 World Cup in a clash that would be dubbed ‘The Battle of Boet Erasmus’. ANDRE HUISAMEN remembers the chaos that ensued that evening in Port Elizabeth.
This is not the first time the Six Nations has been postponed due to health and safety concerns to teams and supporters, writes ANDRE HUISAMEN.
The final round of this year’s Six Nations competition has reportedly been postponed due to the continuing threat of COVID-19.
France’s Grand Slam hopes were crushed on Sunday when they were beaten by Scotland 28-17 at Murrayfield, while England edged Wales 33-30 in a cracking match at Twickenham on Saturday.
With matches being postponed due to the coronavirus and a possible title on offer, this weekend’s Six Nations action is set to be significant, writes ANDRE HUISAMEN.
The Brumbies handed the Sunwolves another hefty defeat on Friday by proving too strong in a 47-14 victory in Wollongong, writes ANDRE HUISAMEN.
The most remarkable passage of play at the death gave the Blitzboks a thrilling 29-24 extra-time win over Fiji in the Los Angeles Sevens final.
Relive all the best moments from a big weekend of Vodacom Super Rugby featuring a big upset by the Rebels on Friday, while the Hurricanes pulled off a huge win over the Sunwolves on Saturday.
The Southern Kings failed to capitalise on a good opportunity to get their second win in the PRO14 when they went down 29-19 to Connacht in Port Elizabeth on Sunday, writes ANDRE HUISAMEN.
The Melbourne Rebels pulled off an impressive victory on Friday morning when they beat the Highlanders 28-22 in Dunedin, writes ANDRE HUISAMEN.