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SA Rugby confirm preparation fixtures to kick off 2021

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

SA Rugby announced the kick-off of the 2021 season with a number of preparation fixtures for eight provincial teams as national planning focuses on entry to the international Rainbow Cup and the Springboks’...

Blood, sweat and tears - looking ahead to the Currie Cup semi-finals

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby will rock the tip of Africa this weekend with two colossal clashes as we embark on the Currie Cup semi-final stages.   First up, fans eagerly await the clash of two, old Highveld rivals as...

Currie Cup: Pumas outmuscle youthful, reliable Steyn steers Cheetahs to hard-fought victory

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pumas defeated a youthful Bulls 44-14 in their final round Currie Cup fixture at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday to finish their season on a positive note, while Frans Steyn delivered another...

Cheetahs end their Currie Cup campaign with narrow win over Griquas

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Cheetahs edged the Griquas 18-22 in Saturday's Currie Cup action.       The dead rubber Currie Cup game got off to a fast start with Griquas going over to score as early...

Western Province v Sharks match cancelled

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round Currie Cup match between Western Province and the Sharks, which was scheduled to kick off at Newlands in Cape Town at 14h15 on Saturday, has been cancelled in line with COVID-19 protocols.   The...

Swiel’s boot breaks Cheetahs’ hearts, Swanepoel steers Lions to fifth win and Sharks seal semi-final spot with seven try romp - Currie Cup Review

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Second New Year brought relief for some teams in the Currie Cup, but for defending champions, the Cheetahs, their challenge this season ended in last-minute heartbreak in Bloemfontein.   Three action-packed...

Everything you need to know about round six of the Currie Cup

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup teams will look to start 2021 with a bang as the competition reaches the penultimate pool round on Saturday and every point counts with five teams still in the running for semi-final places.   All...

All the action from Round 4 of the Currie Cup

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Xerox Lions jumped two spots into second position on the Carling Currie Cup log with a great victory over the Cell C Sharks, while the Toyota Cheetahs kept alive their semi-final aspirations with a...