Phendulani Buthelezi rugby player
Phendulani Buthelezi rugby player

Phepsi Buthelezi

30th May 1999 1.85m/104kg Blindside Flanker

Rassie Erasmus has a selection headache

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus admitted his selection for the Castle Lager Rugby Championship would be “interesting” after seven debutants appeared in a commanding over Portugal in Bloemfontein...

Winners & Losers from South Africa v Portugal

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

For first time ever South Africa faced Portugal and what an entertaining game it was. The score line shows that the number 1 ranked side in the world played against the 15th ranked team. Let us look at...

Springboks' Player Ratings vs Portugal

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

After two gruelling tests against the Irish, the Springboks took on Portugal in a very one sided affair that saw the world champions run out comfortable 64-21 victors. The Springbok matchday 23 saw seven...

Moerat to lead new-look Bok team featuring seven uncapped players

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Salmaan Moerat will take over the Springbok captaincy for the first time when he leads a squad featuring seven uncapped players in a first Test with emerging nation Portugal in the final match of the Castle...

Rassie Erasmus adds to his squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has called up five players to the squad for their closing Test of the Castle Lager Incoming Series against Portugal in Bloemfontein on Saturday, with the 41-man squad...

Siya Kolisi to retain Springbok captaincy

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two-time Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok captain Siya Kolisi will retain the captain’s armband when the world champions return to the field in the Castle Lager Incoming Series, which kicks off...

Erasmus names squad for upcoming test series

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus named a strong squad of 39 players and an additional 14 players on a standby list for the Castle Lager Incoming Series which kicks off with a challenging two Tests against...

Four players on debut for the Springboks as Rassie shows his hand

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup-winning prop Vincent Koch will earn his 50th Test cap on Saturday when the Springboks take on Wales at Twickenham in their first international since lifting the Webb Ellis Cup in France...

Erasmus names exciting Bok training squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus named an exciting squad of 35 players for the team’s first official training camp of the season, which starts in Pretoria on Monday where the focus will be on the opening...

Sharks name team for final round

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

And so the 2023/24 Vodacom United Rugby Championship season comes to a close for the Hollywoodbets Sharks when they host the Vodacom Bulls at Hollywoodbets Kings Park on Saturday afternoon. After being...