Bjorn Basson rugby player
Bjorn Basson rugby player

Bjorn Basson

11th Feb 1987 1.85m/84kg Left Wing

Challenge Cup Round 2 Round-Up

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dragons stamped their authority on Challenge Cup Pool 1 on Friday afternoon with a comprehensive 49-22 win over Enisei-STM in Krasnodar     Tries from Bjorn Basson and Jeremy Jordaan gave...

Currie Cup Semi-Final Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions and Griquas will face off in the first Currie Cup semi-final at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday before the Free State Cheetahs host the Sharks in Bloemfontein soon afterwards as four teams...

Pressure mounts in the Currie Cup – Round 3 Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pressure is rising drastically in the Currie Cup Premier Division with a handful of teams reaching the halfway stage of their pool rounds this weekend, which could push the tempo to another level.   The...

Ten years on, where are the 2009 Emerging Springboks now?

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

On the 23rd of June 2009, the Emerging Springboks piled the pressure on the British and Irish Lions, after the tourist lost the opening test to the Springboks, as they picked up 13 all draw.     We...

Dragons snatch draw to halt losing away run

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

After over four years of consecutive away defeats in Pro14, the Dragons claimed a draw at Southern Kings.       Josh Lewis' 78th-minute penalty saw the Dragons snatch an 18-18 draw...

PRO14 Round 14 Highlights: Southern Kings v Edinburgh Rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A competitive and physical clash from the outset, with the sides each scoring one try in the first half compliments of Bjorn Basson and Christopher Dean respectively. Two penalty goals by Masixole Banda,...

Double delight for SA teams in the PRO14

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was memorable Guinness PRO14 weekend for the Isuzu Southern Kings and Toyota Cheetahs as they produced the goods to secure rewarding victories against Edinburgh and Zebre Rugby Club respectively.   In...

Kings rally to stun Edinburgh, Munster beat Dragons

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Southern Kings produced a stunning late fightback to claim only their second win of the season, halting Edinburgh's impressive run.     Yaw Penxe's stunning late try snatched a 25-21...

Penxe stunner seals miraculous Kings comeback

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Kings started brilliantly through Bjorn Basson’s individual effort but Edinburgh soon fired back through centre Chris Dean. The Scots dominated the middle portion of the match and went ahead...

PRO14 Preview: Conference B

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference B and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Benetton Rugby Last...