Re-live: Lions v Cell C Sharks
Tune in for the first semi-final in the SA Rugby Under-20 Cup between the Lions and the Cell C Sharks, live from Johannesburg where kick-off is at 13h00.
Vodacom Bulls mix up loosies for Edinburgh visit
The Vodacom Bulls will face Edinburgh with a new loose trio after their Director of Rugby, Jake White, named Muller Uys and Arno Botha to start their Vodacom United Rugby Championship clash in the Scottish capital on Saturday evening.
Vodacom URC heads to South Africa in November
South Africa will be the destination for four European teams when the Vodacom Bulls, Emirates Lions, Cell C Sharks and DHL Stormers host their first Vodacom United Rugby Championship matches next month.
Aiming to finish on a high
Finishing their inaugural Vodacom United Rugby Championship tours on a winning note will be the sole aim of the four South African franchises in action in this cross-hemisphere competition this weekend, when they take the field in Belfast, Newport, Edinburgh and Cardiff.
Pokomela on debut for DHL Stormers in Newport
Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok loose forward Junior Pokomela will make his DHL Stormers debut in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship encounter with the Dragons in Newport on Friday.
Sadie, Nothnagel and Sangweni to start in Belfast
Carlu Sadie, Reinhard Nothnagel and Sibusiso Sangweni will start for the Emirates Lions when they take on Ulster in their final Vodacom United Rugby Championship tour match at Kingspan Stadium in Belfast on Friday.
Buthelezi and Bosch return for Cell C Sharks
Phepsi Buthelezi is back and will captain the Cell C Sharks in their final Vodacom United Rugby Championship tour clash, on Saturday against Cardiff in the Welsh capital, where Curwin Bosch will also return to the starting team.
Fully vaccinated supporters allowed to return to adult rugby matches
SA Rugby has advised its member unions that fully vaccinated supporters will be allowed to return to club and professional rugby matches – within the limits announced earlier this week by the Minister for Sports, Arts and Culture – and while observing the prevailing health guidelines.
HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2022 schedule unveiled
Springbok Sevens coach Neil Powell can’t wait for some form of normality to return when the Blitzboks start the defence of their crown in the 2022 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, which kicks off in Dubai next month, building up to the Commonwealth Games in July and culminating in the Rugby World Cup Sevens in Cape Town in September.
SA Rugby assumes administrative control of Western Province RFU
SA Rugby has advised the Western Province Rugby Football Union (WPRFU) that it was invoking its constitutional power to take administrative control of the Union.