Goodwood Rugby Club wing Kyle Barnes has died after suffering a freak neck and head injury while playing for the club’s 1st XV on the weekend.
Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus requested to have Damian Willemse play at fullback in Western Province’s Currie Cup match against Griquas on Saturday.
The inclusion of Damian Willemse is one of seven changes to the Western Province team ahead of their game against Griquas at Newlands on Saturday.
Junior Boks scrumhalf Zak Burger will start in one of six changes to the Griquas XV to face Western Province at Newlands on Saturday.
Theo Wakefield expects Western Province and the Stormers to be playing at Cape Town Stadium by 2020.
Western Province hooker Scarra Ntubeni says the shortened version of the Currie Cup has forced the team to up their game. DYLAN JACK reports.
Dillyn Leyds and Sergeal Petersen scored a brace each as Western Province recorded an emphatic 65-38 bonus-point win over the Golden Lions in Johannesburg. MARIETTE ADAMS reports.
The Golden Lions and Western Province will do battle in a match that could go a long way in deciding who finishes top of the Currie Cup log, writes DYLAN JACK.
Western Province coach John Dobson has been forced to make three changes to his starting XV ahead of their crunch clash against the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday.
This weekend’s Currie Cup teams as they are announced.