South Africa came mighty close to beating the All Blacks at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday, leading 30-18 before a meltdown in the last few minutes allowed New Zealand to snatch a 32-30 win.
An incident during the game appeared to show prop Steven Kitshoff push his own teammate and star wing Aphiwe Dyantyi out of his way Continue reading “Video Steven Kitshoff pushes Aphiwe Dyantyi 2018 | Kitshoff pushes Dyantyi in New Zealand test Loftus”
This Ben Youngs post match “interview” vs South Africa was a rather disappointing moment from the English scrumhalf after the Three Lions went down 23-12 to South Africa in Bloemfontein on 16 June, 2018. Youngs’ interview was with Gail Davis (Sky Sports), and in the eyes of many fans, was disrespectful Continue reading “Video Ben Youngs post match interview vs South Africa 2018 | Youngs Sky Sports Gail Davis rude short interview”
Seabelo Senatla became South Africa’s record try scorer in rugby sevens when he scored his 180th try in the Wellington 7’s final against Fiji. South Africa won 26-5 to clinch their first 7’s title in New Zealand since 2002.
Senatla’s 180th try means that he broke the long standing record of Fabian Juries, who previously headed the list with 179.
Senatla also won Player of the Final at the Welly 7’s and topped HSBC’s performance tracker for the tournament ahead of Pouli Teaupa and Billy Odhiambo. Continue reading “Most Rugby Sevens Tries for South Africa- Blitzbokke record holder Senatla”
Stormers and Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has been named as the new SARPA president (South African Rugby Players Association) for 2016, replacing Sharks hooker Bismarck du Plessis, who has moved north to join Montpellier.
It’s a massive honour for me to be entrusted with the responsibility of representing professional players in South Africa in this manner
Bismarck has done a sterling job representing all professional players over the past five years and I aim to continue the legacy he has left behind.
Under his leadership, our organisation has made huge strides, which have contributed to the organisation’s efforts in creating a better environment for professional rugby players in South Africa
SARPA Executive Committee 2016: Eben Etzebeth (President), Clemen Lewis (vice-President), Blake Kyd, Juan de Jongh, Teboho Mohoje, Kevin Luiters, Zenay Jordaan, Steph Roberts and Warren Whiteley Continue reading “New SARPA President 2016- Eben Etzebeth replaces Bismarck du Plessis”