Status quo remains in Currie Cup

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs on Tuesday retained their spot in the 2019 Currie Cup Premier Division as they defeated First Division champions, the SWD Eagles, by 36-5 in a promotion/relegation match in Bloemfontein.     The...

Currie Cup Final Round Preview

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup regular season draws to a close this weekend, with the final round of matches before the semi-finals.   Some sides will be bolstered by the return of 13 Springboks, who have...

Currie Cup 2018 Highlights: Golden Lions vs FS Cheetahs

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions got off to a blinding start at Ellis Park as they fought their way to five tries in the first half. These tries coming from Mahuza(7'), Reynolds(15'), Mahuza(19'), Orie(28') and Reynolds(33') respectively....

Cheetahs captain ruled out for 9 months

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Cheetahs will be without the services of captain Oupa Mohoje for the remainder of the Pro14 season.   The Springbok looseforward suffered an ACL tear on his right knee in last week’s...

Currie Cup Round Two Preview

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa's oldest provincial rugby competition continues this weekend with the Golden Lions, Sharks and Western Province all kicking off their campaigns this week after having a bye in round one.   Golden...

Argentine side set to join the Currie Cup

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa's premier provincial rugby competition, The Currie Cup, could add an Argentine side to its participants by 2019.   The president of the UAR Marcelo Rodríguez along with other...

Currie Cup Round 1 - Top Performers

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opening 2 games of the Currie Cup saw both winning fly half's take home the Man of the Match award. They were well supported by a number of players. Here are the top performers from Round 1   Chris...

Currie Cup Rugby Finals | 1939 - 1969

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A series of videos featuring highlights from all the finals from 1939 to 2017. Credit: Real Rugby

Cheetahs Announce 2018/19 Squads

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cheetahs coach Franco Smith has confirmed his preliminary squad for the both the upcoming Currie Cup and PRO14 seasons.   The Free State Cheetahs will open their 2018 Currie Cup campaign by playing...

Players excited about the Currie Cup’s latest change

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa’s rugby’s premier domestic tournament, the Currie Cup kicks off this week with the tournament being watered down this year due to endless changes to its format.   The Currie...