Rassie Erasmus rugby player
Rassie Erasmus rugby player

Rassie Erasmus

5th Oct 1972 1.91m/99kg DoR

Deon Fourie to become the oldest-ever Springbok debutant

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stormers' veteran Deon Fourie is in line to become the oldest-ever Springbok debutant this weekend against Wales.     The 35-year-old earned his call up to the Springbok squad after an outstanding...

Dobson On The Brink Of Franchise History

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Dobson has entrusted players previously described as discards and journeymen with a United Rugby Championship campaign that has brought him within one win of becoming the most successful coach in...

Springbok hopeful Evan Roos Named URC Next Gen Star Of The Season

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stormers' star back-rower Evan Roos has been named as the 2021/22 United Rugby Championship URC Next Gen Star Of The Season.   "It is a huge honour to get this award, I am so grateful...

Siya Kolisi commits long-term future to Sharks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi will remain with the Sharks until 2027 after signing a new long-term deal.     The 30-year-old became Springbok #851 on his 22nd birthday in 2013 debuting...

Frans Malherbe compares URC and Super Rugby scrums

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok and Stormers tighthead prop Frans Malherbe has compared the scrums in the United Rugby Championship and Super Rugby.   A seasoned front-rower, Malherbe has played over 100 games for...

Rassie Erasmus' three ideas that 'could help the game kick on'

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus has three ideas that 'could help the game kick on'.   In his latest column for the Daily Mail, Erasmus wrote that 'it’s impossible to expect...

Erasmus pens support for Eddie Jones in recent article

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok director of rugby Rassie Erasmus recently penned an article – published in the Daily Mail – in which he addressed the apparent panic spreading through the English rugby fraternity...

Eddie Jones' successor set to be appointed ahead of 2023 Rugby World Cup

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has received backing from the RFU, but his successor may be in place ahead of next year's World Cup.   Eddie Jones' successor as England head coach will be appointed...

Rugby scores big at South African Sports Awards

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby enjoyed a stellar night at the South African Sports Awards in Durban on Saturday, collecting five titles – in the  Team, Coach, Player, Federation and People’s Choice categories...

Rassie Erasmus on potentially coaching another test team

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rassie Erasmus has commented on his plans after SA Rugby, and whether he would be willing to coach another test team.   In a wide-ranging interview with the Daily Mail, Erasmus weighed in on...