Aphiwe Dyantyi rugby player
Aphiwe Dyantyi rugby player

Aphiwe Dyantyi

26th Jul 1994 1.82m/87kg Left Wing

World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year nominees announced

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three countries are represented in the nominees for the World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year 2019 award.     The nominees for this prestigious award, now in its fifth year, are Joe...

Springbok wing Dyantyi charged with doping violation after 'B' sample tests positive

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok winger Aphiwe Dyantyi has been formally charged with a doping offence after testing positive for "multiple anabolic steroids and metabolites" after the South African Institute for Drug Free Sport...

Rugby Championship: How the four nations measure up ahead of 2019 tournament

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and Argentina will all hope to find form at the tournament ahead of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.       The Rugby Championship begins this...

Springboks Name Team To Face The Wallabies

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Experienced lock Eben Etzebeth was on Wednesday named as Springbok captain for Saturday’s first Rugby Championship match against Australia in Johannesburg, while Rynhardt Elstadt (loose forward)...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

James O’Connor eligible for Wallabies as Queensland deal confirmed     Queensland Reds have confirmed the signing of former Wallabies playmaker James O’Connor for the next...

Springboks lose Aphiwe Dyantyi ahead of Rugby Championship opener

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have been dealt another injury blow ahead of their opening Rugby Championship match with winger Aphiwe Dyantyi returning to the Golden Lions in Johannesburg where he will undergo rehabilitation...

Marco van Staden invited to Springbok training group in Pretoria

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok loose forward Marco van Staden was on Monday added to the Springbok training group and will join the rest of the squad immediately at their preparation camp in Pretoria.     Van...

Rassie Erasmus adds 13 players to his squad and provides an update on Jan Serfontein

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Duane Vermeulen, Handre Pollard (both Bulls), Lukhanyo Am, Sibusiso Nkosi (both Sharks) and Francois Louw (Bath) are amongst a group of 13 players who have been added to the Springbok training group in...

Rassie Erasmus rewards European form in his latest alignment camp squad

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok head coach Rassie Erasmus has rewarded for in his latest alignment camp ahead of the Rugby World Cup in Japan with uncapped Toulouse flanker Rynhardt Elstadt included in the squad along with...

Ardie Savea steamrolls Elton Jantjies to set up Hurricanes try

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions are used to reaching the Super Rugby showpiece match but a 37-17 defeat to the Hurricanes has endangered their play-off hopes     Swys de Bruin's side were in the game at half-time,...