Make or break for Matfield’s hopefuls

The Bulls may have passed the character test put to them by the Cheetahs last weekend, but today they will face a test of a different kind, whether they are real contenders for the play-offs or just pretenders. ...

Sharks expecting hostile reception

Canberra – Who could have scripted this a year ago? That’s the question director of rugby Jake White quite rightly raised when contemplating tomorrow’s top-of-the-table battle between the Sharks...

Lions have a mountain to climb

It was always going to happen, wasn’t it? After a rather surprising four wins in six games, the Lions haven’t won again in this year’s Super Rugby competition and could even find themselves propping...

White spices up Brumbies, Sharks match

Related StoriesSydney – Jake White's return to Canberra adds spice to this weekend's top-of-the-table Super Rugby showdown between the leaders the Sharks and the ACT Brumbies. The former World Cup-winning...

Stormers hit by injuries

Related StoriesCape Town - To their dismay, the Stormers on Monday found out that their victory over the Highlanders has come at a high price. The players post-match medicals indicated that at least...

Still plenty to play for

South Africa’s first win abroad this year – the Sharks’ victory over the Rebels in Melbourne – has seen Jake White’s men open a five-point gap at the top of the Super Rugby points table. ...

Stormers coach sings new tune

Related StoriesCoach Allister Coetzee says the Stormers have the exciting runners and steppers to give the public the tries that they want to see at Newlands. That was the message after the under-fire...

Massive improvement by Stormers

Johannesburg – The licence to run the ball rather than stick to robotic playing patterns brought the best out of the Stormers as they snatched a close-shave 29-28 bonus-point victory over the Highlanders...

Good weekend for Sharks as rivals lose

Sydney – The Sharks have a five-point breathing space at the top of Super Rugby after an opening win on their crucial Australasian tour as the ACT Brumbies and Wellington Hurricanes stumbled this weekend. ...

Stormers hold off Highlanders

Related StoriesCape Town – The Stormers finally played to their true potential as they defeated the hitherto high-riding Highlanders 29-28 in a Super Rugby clash at Newlands. The New Zealanders arrived...

Rugby-Super Rugby 2015 fixtures - Reuters Africa

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... Wellington Hurricanes, Johannesburg (1510) Feb 14 Auckland Blues v Waikato Chiefs, Auckland (0635) Sharks v Cheetahs, Durban (1505) Bulls v Stormers, Pretoria (1710) Feb 15 NSW Waratahs v Western Force (0505) Bye: Otago Highlanders - - Round ...

WP poised to take heavyweight route - SuperSport

WP poised to take heavyweight route - SuperSport

1 week agoby SuperSporton Google News

Elstadt played well at lock against the Cheetahs two matches ago and is a big driving forward who has been used at No 6 by the Stormers in the past, most notably when the Cape side outplayed the Highlanders in Dunedin on Easter Saturday of 2012. But ...

Belichick Praises Ebner's Growth - ohiostate.247sports.com

Belichick Praises Ebner's Growth - ohiostate.247sports.com

A former rugby player, Ebner walked on to the football team at Ohio State, where he earned a reputation for his special teams play but did not get any extended time on defense. However, that did not stop the New England Patriots from spending a sixth ...

Highs and lows of another bizarre rugby season - ESPNScrum.com

Highs and lows of another bizarre rugby season - ESPNScrum.com

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During the Bulls-Lions Super Rugby match, a minute's silence was held before kick-off for a number of former Bulls players who had recently died. Shortly after, the daughter of one ... Highlanders coach Jamie Joseph. "You blokes are like yo-yos, aren't ...

Sonny Bill could make early return to Sydney - ESPNScrum.com

Sonny Bill could make early return to Sydney - ESPNScrum.com

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The 2015 Super Rugby draw was released on Thursday and in a quirk of the competition, the Waratahs will miss out on playing the Bulls away and the Chiefs at home, a certain blow for the defending champions given the superstar would be sure to attract ...

Sharks eye home semi - Citizen

Sharks eye home semi - Citizen

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FILE PICTURE: Cobus Reinach, Kyle Cooper and Dale Chadwick of the Cell C Sharks during the Super Rugby match between Cell C Sharks and Highlanders at Growthpoint Kings Park on July 19, 2014 in Durban, South Africa. Picture: Steve Haag/Gallo ...

Rugby: Home game versus Crusaders first up - Otago Daily Times

Under the format used by the competition in which teams play only four opponents from other countries, the Highlanders will not play against the Bulls and the Rebels next season. The Highlanders will kick off their season proper with the marquee match ...

Ross leads Blue Bulls in Currie Cup against Sharks - Rugbyweek.com

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The Blue Bulls have named their side to face the Sharks at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria with Jono Ross taking over the captaincy for the suspended skipper Deon Stegman. Ross was the regular skipper in 2013 and will lead a team that include four new ...

Argentina lose Leguizamon for Rugby Championship - Rugbyweek.com

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Argentina coach Daniel Hourcade has named a 26-man Rugby Championship squad excluding injured flanker Juan Manuel Leguizamon. Argentina's Pumas have two remaining Rugby Championship matches but they will have to contest them without ...

RFU & Premiership clubs agree on World cup deal - Rugbyweek.com

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England's governing Rugby Football Union (RFU) and the Premiership Rugby clubs have reached a £13 million ($21 million, 17 million euros) compensation deal for shutting down during the Rugby World cup next year. Rugby World Cup organisers ...

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Teams P W D L P+/- Pts
NSW Waratahs 16 12 0 4 481/272 58
Crusaders 16 11 0 5 445/322 51
Sharks 16 11 0 5 406/293 50
ACT Brumbies 16 10 0 6 412/378 45
Chiefs 16 8 2 6 384/378 44
Highlanders 16 8 0 8 401/444 42
Hurricanes 16 8 0 8 441/374 41
Western Force 16 9 0 7 343/393 40
Bulls 16 7 1 8 362/335 38
Blues 16 7 0 9 419/395 37
Stormers 16 7 0 9 290/323 32
Lions 16 7 0 9 367/413 31
Queensland Reds 16 5 0 11 374/493 28
Cheetahs 16 4 1 11 372/527 24
Melbourne Rebels 16 4 0 12 303/460 21

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