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...

Stallions keen to take on Naitasiri Northern Bulls - Fiji Broadcasting Corporation

Stallions keen to take on Naitasiri Northern Bulls - Fiji Broadcasting Corporation

Nadroga Rugby Union President, Tiko Matawalu says they are eager to play the highlanders in the next challenge. “First we congratulate the Northern Bulls for the success and the achievements for winning the B division and we look forward in playing ...

Newcomers aim for top spot in local rugby - Fiji Times

2 days agoby Fiji Timeson Google News

THE Handy Finance Naitasiri North Bulls is raring to run on the field for the 2014 TFL B Division final against Bligh Water Shipping Cakaudrove at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka today at 1pm. After winning the semi-final over Malolo on technicality, the ...

Rugby: City to miss marquee game - Otago Daily Times

Rugby: City to miss marquee game - Otago Daily Times

The Highlanders played the Bulls in Palmerston North in 2009 for a Highlanders home game. It attracted a crowd of more than 10,000 as the Highlanders gained a big victory over the side which would go on to win the title that year. Clark said a union ...

Coetzee keeping rampant WP grounded - SuperSport

Coetzee keeping rampant WP grounded - SuperSport

3 weeks agoby SuperSporton Google News

DHL Western Province coach Allister Coetzee had reason to be happy after his team's emphatic 41-17 win over the Blue Bulls in their second Absa Currie Cup game of the season at the weekend. ... Indeed, since conceding four try bonus points to the ...

Rugby: The promised land of Israel - Hawke's Bay Today

In his last outing at Hawke's Bay rugby's HQ in April Barrett produced a player-of-the-match performance for the Hurricanes in a 25-20 win against the Bulls. His 100 per cent goalkicking haul included six penalties and a conversion. Barrett, 23, said ...

Rugby: Gap opens as Bekhuis, Thorn find fresh fields - Otago Daily Times

Rugby: Gap opens as Bekhuis, Thorn find fresh fields - Otago Daily Times

Thorn has had two years with the Highlanders, although this year was badly disrupted by injury. He popped a rib in the first game and then badly damaged his arm playing against the Bulls in April, which ruined his season. The dual international was ...

Ewen McKenzie is his own man - The Roar

Ewen McKenzie is his own man - The Roar

3 weeks agoby The Roaron Google News

In their 16 games, the Waratahs won 12, including beating the Hurricanes 39-30 at home, the two-time defending champion Chiefs 33-17 away, the Highlanders 44-10 at home and the seven-times Super champion Crusaders 33-32 in the final at home.

Caps seek end to trophy drought - NewsDay

1 month agoby NewsDayon Google News

CAPS United's desperate quest to end a six-year drought of prestigious pieces of football silverware continues on Saturday when they host Chapungu in the Chibuku Super Cup first round clash at Rufaro. MICHAEL MADYIRA SPORTS REPORTER. Formerly ...

Pollard gets nod ahead of Steyn at flyhalf - SBS

1 month agoby SBSon Google News

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Inexperienced flyhalf Handre Pollard was named ahead of long-standing incumbent Morne Steyn in South Africa's team for their opening match of the Rugby Championship against Argentina in Pretoria on Saturday.

Bill Heaney: West Dunbartonshire Council should be flying the flag of peace - Scottish Daily Record

Bill Heaney: West Dunbartonshire Council should be flying the flag of peace - Scottish Daily Record

There was also the time when a Celtic supporter climbed a flagpole in Rugby Park and stole the Scottish League championship flag which Kilmarnock had won in the mid 60s. Then, while covering the Troubles in Northern Ireland, I did a story about an ...

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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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