Currie Cup 2016 Wrap: Cheetahs Champions

The Currie Cup 2016 Wrap is a celebration of Cheetahs rugby after their dominant campaign. Currie Cup 2016 Wrap: Cheetahs The Champions We take a brief...

South African Rugby Roundup Edition Three

South African Rugby Roundup Edition Three takes a look at the ongoing Rugby Championship as well as the Currie Cup.

Rassie Erasmus Faces a Monumental Task

Any person taking over at the helm of the Springboks, as Director of Rugby and Head Coach, finds themselves in a very tough position....
John Mitchell [officially] quits the Vodacom Bulls to join England Rugby

John Mitchell [officially] quits the Vodacom Bulls to join England Rugby

On the 14th of August, Last Word on Rugby was to publish a news item on John Mitchell departing the South African Vodacom Bulls...

Currie Cup 2017: The Current Status

The Currie Cup 2017 competition has provided an interesting mix of results, with a very mixed log presenting itself just after the halfway stage.
The Currie Cup

The Currie Cup – Past, Present and Future

The Currie Cup is one of the oldest domestic competitions in rugby history and it kick's off next month. The South African Rugby Union...
Currie Cup 2018

Currie Cup – Top Performers from Week 2

The 2nd week of the Currie Cup Premier Division competition had a full contingent of games. Only the iCollege Pumas were on a bye...

Changes in South African Rugby

There have been a number of changes announced in South African Rugby recently. We take a look at a few of the most important changes.
Currie Cup 2018

The Currie Cup – Week 1 Wrap

The Currie Cup started on Friday night when the iCollege Pumas hosted the Tafel Lager Griquas in Nelspruit. The following game saw the Toyota...
South African rugby steroids

Steroid use in South African rugby: A stand-alone case in rugby?

In the weeks after the Springboks winning the Rugby World Cup, allegations of systematic steroid use in South African rugby started to surface. There is...