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Smith delighted as Free Staters taste Currie Cup glory

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Free State Cheetahs coach Franco Smith was a delighted man after his team survived a strong second-half fightback from the Xerox Golden Lions – in front of a passionate crowd of close to 39,000 fans...

Currie Cup Highlights | Cheetahs v Sharks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a fantastic semi final to watch and the Cheetahs were behind for most of the second half before catching up the points to tie up with the Sharks. From there in the last 15 minutes the Cheetahs were...

Currie Cup Highlights | Golden Lions v Griquas

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions scored first. Then the Griquas, the two teams kept the game close but the Lions kept the lead and in the second half the Lions did everything to keep their 8 point lead making it more than a...

Currie Cup Semi-Finals Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs will host the Golden Lions in the Currie Cup final at the Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein after they defeated the Sharks  and Griquas respectively in exciting semi-finals on...

Currie Cup Semi-Final Preview

3 weeks 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...

Currie Cup Semi-Final Preview

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It will be a case of all or nothing for the four teams in the Currie Cup semi-finals on Saturday, with final berths at stake and an invaluable home final for the one of the teams.       The Golden...

Weekend Round Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sharks book last Currie Cup semi-final berth   The Sharks booked the last semi-final berth in the Currie Cup with a bonus-point 48-40 victory against a gutsy Blue Bulls outfit at Loftus Versfeld...

Currie Cup Round 7 Preview

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool stages of the Currie Cup will reach a dramatic conclusion on Saturday as five teams battle it out for the three remaining semi-final berths, while Griquas eye the top spot on the log and home...

Marcell Coetzee ruled out of the Rugby World Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster looseforward Marcell Coetzee has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup in Japan after sustaining an ankle injury against Argentina on Saturday.   Coetzee left the field with a concussion...

Currie Cup Round 6 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The trials and tribulations of being a Currie Cup Premier Division coach will be highlighted in dramatic fashion this weekend in Round 6 of the competition as the teams take a step closer to knowing their...