Rugby Championship Preview – Argentina vs All Blacks

  Match Date: Sunday 29th September Los Pumas host the All Blacks this Saturday in  La Plata seeking to end a losing streak stretching all the way back to 1985. If the Argentines want to overthrow the World Champions they’ll need to do it the old fashioned way, up front and ugly.  

Currie Cup Preview: Griquas vs Blue Bulls

  Match Date: Saturday 28 September The final Currie Cup encounter of the weekend sees 6th place hosting 5th place in what is a bit of a dead wood affair. While no team is effectively “out” of the competition, Griquas and the Blue Bulls have failed to play to their full potential this season and this leaves very […]

Rugby Championship Preview – Springboks vs Wallabies

  Match Date: Saturday 28th September   The Springboks have started to turn the tide on Australia and will want to continue the form when they take on the men from Down Under at Newlands on Saturday. The Aussies have won 7 of the last 10 games but were given a good hiding by the Boks in […]

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Currie Cup Preview: Lions vs Sharks

Match Date: Friday 27 September The Sharks hit the road fresh after their mauling of the Cheetahs and this weekend the crosshairs will be placed directly on the Lions as the visitors look to smuggle some of their match winning momentum up to Ellis Park on Friday. However, the Lions are not looking too shabby themselves – fresh off of […]

Currie Cup Preview: Cheetahs vs Western Province

  Match Date: Friday 27 September After a nightmare trip to Durban last weekend, the Cheetahs can seek solace in the fact that they will at least be in front of a home crowd on Friday (well, what remains of it). Province will be hitting the tar track and making the trip up to Bloemfontein following their dust up victory […]

Currie Cup Preview: Lions vs Bulls

Match Date: Saturday 21 September The mighty Lions are on the bus again this weekend and they’re hitching a ride up the tar track to face off against the Bulls in Pretoria where we are expecting a “packed” Loftus Versfeld following the Bulls performance last weekend. The Lions themselves were not much better as they went down away from home to a Cheetahs […]

Currie Cup Preview: Western Province vs Griquas

Match Date: Saturday 21 September The 1st round of action this weekend sees Western Province “welcome” Griquas to their neck of the woods. It will be an interesting phenomenon for the Griquas boys as they will be playing rugby on actual grass for this encounter – somewhat of a rarity for the Kimberley collective. Province are currently sitting […]

Currie Cup Preview: Sharks vs Cheetahs

Match Date: Saturday 21 September Every log point is as precious as the last garage pie at 2 o’clock in the morning and these 2 teams certainly know the true meaning of that after they came within a cats whisker of being on the receiving end last weekend. The Sharks snuck over the rather tough line at GWK park by […]