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Barrett signs New Zealand extension, confirms Leinster stint

Utility back Jordie Barrett has signed a contract extension with New Zealand Rugby (NZR) until 2028 but confirmed he will join Irish side Leinster on a six-month sabbatical ...

Eastern Cape rugby player Oyisa Balekile knows what it is to go without.

EP's woes against top-tier Currie Cup Premier Division opposition continued when they were thumped ...

Snyman wants more from Blitzboks after sixth-place finish in Hong Kong

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The Springbok Sevens dodged a first bullet in Hong Kong this weekend, which was an important objective for the team, ...

Eagles snatch win against depleted Elephants

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The SWD Eagles snatched a last-gasp 24-23 win against a severely depleted EP Elephants side who had only 11 players on ...

Stormers still learning how to cope with demands of Europe says Dobson

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Disappointment at a one-point defeat mixed with pride at keeping it that close for the Stormers, with John Dobson ...

Griquas obliterate Border Bulldogs 119-5

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It was disgraceful, an embarrassment and whatever else you would want to call it as the Border Bulldogs were thrashed ...

Blitzboks open Hong Kong quest with two wins

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The Blitzboks need to play Samoa in their final pool match on Saturday afternoon but their two wins over Ireland or ...

Stormers talent pool in focus against Stade Rochelais with all hands on deck

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The Stormers face a tall order in their Champions Cup round of 16 clash against back-to-back winners Stade Rochelais at ...

Continuity proves decisive for rampant Madibaz in Varsity Shield

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Continuity is proving to be the rocket fuel that has propelled the Madibaz to their unbeaten run in the FNB Varsity ...

Bruised Elephants must come right against Eagles, says Mhani

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After crashing to a heavy 61-0 defeat against the Pumas, EP must pull up their socks when they face the SWD Eagles in a ...

Newbies hoping to put Blitz back in Boks and end 40-year Hong Kong itch

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Unburdened by their team's failure to win the Hong Kong Sevens, newbies Katlego Letebele and Quewin Nortje are ...

SA Cup a barometer for EP to gauge standard — Mhani

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Competing against better-resourced Currie Cup Premier Division teams in the SA Cup will give EP a barometer to gauge ...

Gardens see off Raiders in Saldanha Plate final

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EPRU Grand Challenge club rugby champions Gardens beat Gauteng side Raiders 23-21 to win the Plate final at the ...

'Scrum doctor' Cron joins Schmidt's Wallabies staff

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Former All Blacks assistant coach Mike Cron will take charge of the Wallabies scrum under new coach Joe Schmidt, Rugby ...

Wounded Elephants must pick themselves up before Eagles encounter, says Hermans

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Battered and bruised after a 61-0 drubbing at the hands of the Pumas, EP must dust themselves down before they face the ...