Marnus van der Merwe rugby player
Marnus van der Merwe rugby player

Marnus van der Merwe

17th Feb 1997 1.88m/115kg Hooker

United Rugby Championship Ins & Outs (Wales)

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Let us take a look at all the ins and outs for all the Welsh clubs ahead of the 2024/25 URC season.   Cardiff Ins: Callum Sheedy – Bristol Bears Gabriel Hamer-Webb – Northampton Saints Steffan...

Scarlets sign Australian second row Max Douglas

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets are delighted to secure the signature of highly-rated Australian forward Max Douglas.   The 24-year-old has just completed his second season with the Yokohama Canon Eagles in Japan.   Before...

Cheetahs welcomes four Osprey players on short-term loan

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a demonstration of the strong rugby partnership between the Toyota Cheetahs and Ospreys, the Toyota Cheetahs are delighted to announce the arrival of four talented Osprey players in Bloemfontein. They...

SA Cup team announcement: Toyota Cheetahs vs Leopards in Potch

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Toyota Cheetahs are travelling to Potchefstroom to take on the Leopards on Saturday, 30 March.  The action at Olën Park kicks off at 15:00 and will be streamed live on DSTV Streaming channel...

Toyota Cheetahs announce team to face Cavaliers

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Toyota Cheetahs will host the Sanlam Boland Cavaliers in the first SA Cup match on Friday, 22 March 2024. The game in Toyota Stadium kicks off at 18:00, and gates open at 16:30.  Tickets are...

Scarlets sign Cheetahs hooker Marnus van der Merwe

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets are delighted to confirm the signing of Toyota Cheetahs hooker Marnus van der Merwe ahead of the 2024-25 season.   The 27-year-old has been earning rave reviews in South Africa and was...

Boks to get wheels rolling with Cape Town alignment camp

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The coaching team, led by double Rugby World Cup-winning coach Rassie Erasmus, will assemble in the Mother City on Monday 4 March, for two days where they will plot their plans for the 2024 season –...

All five SA teams qualify for European playoffs

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a rewarding weekend for the South African teams as all five sides qualified for the Round of 16 in the Investec Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup, with the Vodacom Bulls, DHL Stormers and Hollywoodbets...

Jasper try clinches Toyota Cheetahs win in all-South Affrican affair

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Left winger Cohen Jasper scored a vital bonus-point try for Toyota Cheetahs as they edged out South African rivals Hollywoodbets Sharks by three points. The hosts’ second win of their...

Osprey's ready for Benetton challenge

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The team sees wholesale changes to the squad that beat Scarlets in the West Wales Derby last week. Morgan Morris will captain the side for the second successive week. Gareth Thomas starts at loosehead,...