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Super Rugby Week 14

Super Rugby Round 14 – A Mixed Bag for the South...

With almost all of the games being must-wins for the South African teams in Super Rugby Round 14, the chase for playoff spots intensify...
Warrick Gellant

Super Rugby Week 13: Thoughts on the South African Conference

In Super Rugby Week 13 we witnessed the Stormers run of home victories being ended and the Lions losing on the road. A fantastic...
Waratahs lose big lead to Crusaders, as Joe Moody is Cited

Waratahs lose big lead – Crusaders lose Joe Moody to Suspension

'How on earth did they do that?' Those were some of the statements and conclusions, after an 80 minute rugby match where the much...
Brad Shields selection both confounds and delights

Brad Shields selection both confounds and delights

When Brad Shields' name was listed late last week, in the England Rugby tour squad to South Africa, it both confounded some and brought...
Super Saturday: Chiefs escape Stormers, Highlanders snare Lions and Sunwolves WIN!

Super Saturday: Chiefs escape Stormers, Highlanders snare Lions and Sunwolves WIN!

A busy 'Super Saturday' as the Chiefs escape from a Stormers battle in Cape Town, the Highlanders snare Lions and continue their unbeaten run at home. And the Crusaders just about blew the streak. But...wait for it...the Sunwolves WIN!!! Yes, they will not have to do the 'undie run' post-Super rugby season (gladly)
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Chris Boyd not entirely impressed in Canes victory at Eden Park

Even with the win, head coach Chris Boyd was not entirely impressed in the 'Canes victory at Eden Park, 15-36. Constructed on a base of five tries, it required to insertion of key substitutions that would see the team elevated in the final 30 minutes, to hold back any Blues resurgence
Assistant Coach role for Carlos Spencer at Hurricanes in 2019

Assistant Coach role for Carlos Spencer at Hurricanes in 2019

After a stellar career, former Super Rugby winning player Carlos Spencer will take on the Assistant Coach role at the Hurricanes in 2019. It will bring the incredible skills base of Spencer back 'home' to his birth place of Levin; just an hours drive from Westpac Stadium
Super Rugby Review

Super Rugby Popularity is Declining and Rumours of a South African...

There have been many articles published recently trying to define the reasons behind the decline in Super Rugby popularity; Especially if you happen to...
Australian Super Rugby Conference have more chances to break 'the Streak'

Australian Super Rugby Conference teams have more chances to break ‘the...

When the final whistle blew time on Saturday, it blew the chances of the Waratahs to break 'the Streak'. The winning sequence of matches by New Zealand teams over their Australian Super Rugby conference neighbours. Standing at 38 games - but Aussie teams have more chances of breaking that streak in the next few weeks.