Edwill van der Merwe rugby player
Edwill van der Merwe rugby player

Edwill van der Merwe

12th Apr 1996 1.80m/90kg Left Wing

Erasmus names squad for upcoming test series

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus named a strong squad of 39 players and an additional 14 players on a standby list for the Castle Lager Incoming Series which kicks off with a challenging two Tests against...

WATCH | Edwill van der Merwe scores on debut

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

WHAT A DEBUT SCORE!!!Edwill van der Merwe take a bow! #RSAvWAL pic.twitter.com/N3zo450g0U — Jared Wright (@jaredwright17) June 22, 2024

Springboks vs Wales: A look at the numbers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The world champion Springboks returned to action for the first time since winning the 2023 World Cup. A clinical performance by a South African side that had many new faces, and the ommission of regular...

Springbok eighth-man expects a physical encounter vs Wales

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok No 8 Evan Roos expected a physical battle against Wales on Saturday as the team kicks off their 2024 international season at Twickenham, saying the Welsh have a similar demeanour to South Africans...

Meet the new boys in the Springbok team

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pieter-Steph du Toit will lead the Boks against Wales on Saturday, in a team boasting two uncapped players in the starting XV, namely flyhalf Jordan Hendrikse and wing Edwill van der Merwe and two uncapped...

Four players on debut for the Springboks as Rassie shows his hand

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup-winning prop Vincent Koch will earn his 50th Test cap on Saturday when the Springboks take on Wales at Twickenham in their first international since lifting the Webb Ellis Cup in France...

Erasmus names exciting Bok training squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus named an exciting squad of 35 players for the team’s first official training camp of the season, which starts in Pretoria on Monday where the focus will be on the opening...

URC Round 16 Squad Announcements

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for this weekend's Round 16 fixtures of the United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #DRAvSTO Chris...

Lions vs Leinster: A look at the numbers

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster succombed to an emphatic defeat at the hands of the Lions earlier toady in Johannesburg. The loss see's the second placed Glasgow Warriors close in on top spot after their win over the Sharks...

Emirates Lions boost top-eight prospects with win at Connacht

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Emirates Lions overcame the early dismissal of Asenathi Ntlabakanye to give their BKT United Rugby Championship play-off hopes a boost with a 38-14 win over Connacht at Dexcom Stadium. Having put 40 points...