Highlights: Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked Rd 1 - Vodacom Bulls v Tafel Lager Griquas

Tournaments

European Professional Club Rugby

South African teams break new ground in Europe

Five South African franchises will enter new rugby territory on Saturday when the take the field in the opening round of the Heineken Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup competitions in a watershed moment for SA rugby.

European Professional Club Rugby

Sharks name strong side for Quins clash

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi leads a formidable Cell C Sharks side for this Saturday’s opening round Heineken Champions Cup clash with Harlequins at Hollywoodbets Kings Park in Durban.

European Professional Club Rugby

SA teams will take European rugby to a new level

Springbok star Handre Pollard believes the South African teams will take the Heineken Champions Cup to “a completely different level”, just as they have done with the Vodacom United Rugby Championship.

Inspiration

Nominations out for Vodacom URC Unity Awards

The nominees for the inaugural Vodacom United Rugby Championship Unity Awards, which recognise the great work done by players and teams within their communities and for charitable causes, have been announced.

European Professional Club Rugby

A short history of the Heineken Champions Cup

With the Vodacom Bulls, Cell C Sharks and DHL Stormers setting their sights on Europe this week, let's look back at the rich history of the Heineken Champions Cup, which started more than two decades ago.