Varsity Cup

Springboks Legend Appointed Head Coach of India

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok flyhalf Naas Botha has been named as the new head coach of the India national team.     Botha is helping India to prepare for the third division Asian Rugby Championship in...

Edinburgh's Monday signing spree

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh confirmed four new signings for the 2019/20 season on Monday as well as the re-signing of Scotland International Hamish Watson.   The 25-times capped international has been an electric...

All-time Varsity Cup Dream Team

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

44 players have gone on to earn Springbok caps since the first Rugby that Rocks episode that caught up with all the action from the latest rounds of Varsity Cup matches over a decade ago. Varsity...

Chris van Zyl signs for Saracens

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have confirmed that Stormers and Western Province lock Chris van Zyl has signed for the club on a short-term deal.   Born in Cape Town, van Zyl didn’t start his professional...

Oupa Mohoje named new Cheetahs captain

10 months ago by Cheetahs Rugby

Oupa Mohoje will be leading the Cheetahs in the 2018/19 PRO14 championships, confirms Coach Franco Smith.   “Oupa is true Free Stater and the perfect example of a player who played his way...

Ruben de Haas signs with Cheetahs

1 year ago by Connacht Rugby

Free State Rugby have announced that promising young scrumhalf, Ruben de Haas, has signed with the Cheetahs until end of October 2020.   De Haas joined the Cheetah Academy in 2017 and represented...

Aurillac sign AJ Coertzen for two seasons

1 year ago by Aurillac Rugby

Aurillac have signed Cheetahs fullback AJ Coertzen on a two-year deal. #ProD2 - Le @SArugbyofficiel fait signer l'arrière ou ailier sud-africain des @GriquasRugby, AJ Coertzen (27 ans, 1m85,...

Charles Marais and Justin Basson commit to Cheetahs

1 year ago by Cheetahs Rugby

Free State Rugby has announced that Charles Marais (prop) and Justin Basson (lock) have extended their contracts with the Cheetahs for another two years.   In 2014 Charles Marais made his Super...

Gerhard Olivier and Jasper Wiese re-sign with Cheetahs

1 year ago by Cheetahs Rugby

The Cheetahs have confirmed that the two loose-forwards, Gerhard Olivier, and Jasper Wiese have both extended their contracts with the club for a further two years.   Olivier is an ex Shimlas...

Fenton-Wells signs a new deal with Bristol Rugby

1 year ago by Bristol Rugby

Nick Fenton-Wells has signed a 1 year deal with Bristol Rugby. Fenton-Wells with 31 appearances for the club has recently made a move from flank to hooker.   The former Stormers player made the...