Emirates Golden Lions & Blue Bulls Super Rugby Attendances 2017 Season

Here are crowds for home games involving South African franchises Emirates Lions (Johannesburg based) and the Vodacom Bulls (Pretoria based) for the 2017 Super Rugby season. The Lions play their home games at Ellis Park (capacity 62,567) while the Bulls play theirs at Loftus Versfeld (capacity 51,762)

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Video Lukhanyo Am Try vs Brumbies 2017 (ACT 22-27 Sharks) | Curwin Bosch kick

Natal Sharks outside centre Lukhanyo Am lived up to his name “Lucky” as Curwin Bosch’s kick sat up perfectly for him to score the winning try for the Durban outfit against the ACT Brumbies on 4 March, 2017. The scores were tied at 22-22 when Am scored the try in the 81st minute Continue reading “Video Lukhanyo Am Try vs Brumbies 2017 (ACT 22-27 Sharks) | Curwin Bosch kick”

Cobus Reinach Girlfriend- Sharks scrumhalf engaged to Frances Janse van Vuuren

Springbok scrum half Cobus Reinach has officially announced his engagement to Frances. The Sharks No.9, son of erstwhile sprinting great Jaco, took to social media to announce his engagement Continue reading “Cobus Reinach Girlfriend- Sharks scrumhalf engaged to Frances Janse van Vuuren”

Rugby Team of the Year 2016- L’Equipe Best 15 Rugby Players in 2016

Here is rugby union’s team of the year for 2016 according to French newspaper L’Equipe. The team is predictably dominated by New Zealand, with no less than eight All Blacks named in L’Equipe’s best 15. Four English players and one from Ireland, Scotland and France make up the 15. Continue reading “Rugby Team of the Year 2016- L’Equipe Best 15 Rugby Players in 2016”

New Cheetahs Canterbury Jersey Deal- FS to leave Puma

The Toyota Cheetahs will change kit manufacturers from Puma to Canterbury for the 2017 season. With this, Free State will join the Lions and potentially even the Sharks (who are also rumoured to be changing from BLK to Canterbury) in 2017. The launch will take place next month at the Canterbury store in Bloemfontein. Continue reading “New Cheetahs Canterbury Jersey Deal- FS to leave Puma”

Brian Moore commentary on SA Rugby quotas vs Wales November 2016

Brian Moore might have opened a can of worms with his commentary on South African rugby’s quota system during their 27-13 loss against Wales. Apart from calling Coetzee’s version of the Boks the worst he had ever seen, Moore also lamented the difficulty in taking rugby to non-whites in South Africa, saying that their sport was football! Continue reading “Brian Moore commentary on SA Rugby quotas vs Wales November 2016”

List of Hoerskool Waterkloof Springboks- Latest South African rugby players Klofies

Hoerskool Waterkloof have produced 6 (SIX) Springboks at the time of writing. Their most recent Springbok was centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg, who made his debut in South Africa’s 27-13 loss to Wales on 27 November, 2016 Continue reading “List of Hoerskool Waterkloof Springboks- Latest South African rugby players Klofies”

Video Brian Moore Commentary on Springboks- “This is the worst South African side I’ve ever seen”

Brian Moore was scathing in his comments on the South African national team during their autumn international against Wales, calling them the “worst South African side” he had ever seen. Check out the video of his commentary Continue reading “Video Brian Moore Commentary on Springboks- “This is the worst South African side I’ve ever seen””

Bismarck du Plessis twin baby children- Bissie sons with Anja van Zyl- Francois and Gideon

Former Sharks hooker Bismarck du Plessis has become the proud father of twin boys- Francois and Gideon, earlier this week. The Bok star is plying his trade in France with Montpellier and could still be in the running for an RWC 2019 spot, especially with Adriaan Strauss having announced his retirement earlier this year.

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