Ruhan Nel rugby player
Ruhan Nel rugby player

Ruhan Nel

17th May 1991 1.90m/100kg Outside Centre

Springbok captain to play his first Currie Cup match since 2014

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi will start at flank for Western Province in the Currie Cup encounter with Phakisa Pumas at DHL Newlands on Friday.   Kolisi will earn his 30th Western Province cap...

Pressure mounts in the Currie Cup – Round 3 Preview

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pressure is rising drastically in the Currie Cup Premier Division with a handful of teams reaching the halfway stage of their pool rounds this weekend, which could push the tempo to another level.   The...

John Dobson names Western Province's Currie Cup squad

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Western Province Head Coach John Dobson and his management team have confirmed their 36-man squad for the 2019 Currie Cup season. Western Province will face the Bulls, Golden Lions and Pumas at Newlands,...

Crusaders roar past rivals Highlanders

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ben Smith marked a milestone appearance with an early try for the Highlanders, but they were soon swept away by the Crusaders.       The Crusaders moved 11 points clear at the top...

Barrett axis starts against Stormers

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes centurion Beauden Barrett will take over the captaincy for Saturday's Super Rugby match against the Stormers at Westpac Stadium.     Barrett made 116 appearances for the Hurricanes...

South African Conference: Ins and Outs

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 edition of Super Rugby gets underway this weekend and with the first fixtures being played on Friday, and we end off our in’s and out series by bringing you a comprehensive list of transfers...

Pieter-Steph du Toit Takes Top Prize At SA Rugby Awards

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pieter-Steph du Toit produced a remarkable feat when he was named the SA Rugby Player of the Year for 2018 on Thursday, marking the second time in three years that the athletic Springbok forward scooped...

5 nominated for the SA Rugby Player of the Year Award

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The nominees for the SA Rugby Awards have been announced. The 5 players for the SA Rugby Player of the Year are:   1 Pieter-Steph du Toit 2 Aphiwe Dyantyi 3 Malcolm Marx 4 Franco Mostert 5 Handré...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordan Petaia named in Wallabies squad for November Tests     Rookie sensation Jordan Petaia has been called into Michael Cheika’s train-on squad for the 2018 November interationals after...

Currie Cup Final Round Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup regular season draws to a close this weekend, with the final round of matches before the semi-finals.   Some sides will be bolstered by the return of 13 Springboks, who have...