The argument that Robert du Preez should be picked ahead of Curwin Bosch as the Sharks’ flyhalf because of his defensive strengths does not hold up, writes DYLAN JACK.
For the Vodacom Super Rugby matches involving South African teams in round 11.
Maties coach Hawies Fourie is a potential target for the Cheetahs to replace outgoing head coach Franco Smith. DYLAN JACK reports.
Eben Etzebeth and JD Schickerling look set to start for the Stormers against the Vodacom Bulls after returning to training on Monday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Selborne beat Framesby 20-14 to end the Kearsney Easter Festival unbeaten, while there were wins for Welkom Gim, Glenwood, HTS Drostdy, HTS Middelburg and Noord Kaap on Monday.
All the results from the Easter Festivals across the country on Monday.
Leinster will defend their European Champions Cup title against Saracens after claiming a 30-12 semi-final victory over Toulouse in Dublin on Sunday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Stormers coach Robbie Fleck says he understands why his team turned down kickable penalties in search of a try against the Brumbies on Saturday.
The Stormers could be without Cobus Wiese and Salmaan Moerat after they picked up injuries during the loss to the Brumbies at Newlands on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.
Only one match, that of Selborne College vs Glenwood, was called off due to lightning, but of the completed games, there were wins for EG Jansen, Welkom Gim, Framesby, Pretoria Boys’ and Noord Kaap at the Kearsney Easter Festival on Saturday.