Faf: There was nothing else we could’ve done

Faf: There was nothing else we could’ve done

The Proteas captain deflects criticism of his own tactics by hailing Sri Lanka’s batting hero, Kusal Perera.

WATCH: I’m not the darling of Loftus yet, says Rosko

WATCH: I’m not the darling of Loftus yet, says Rosko

It took the Blitzboks just over three minutes to light up the new Super Rugby campaign.
Fleck insists off-field politics isn’t paralysing Stormers

Fleck insists off-field politics isn’t paralysing Stormers

But rumours have it that even their failure to wear their Marvel jerseys at Loftus was down to a verbal fight on the team bus.
Humble Kusal didn’t have any special plans for Proteas attack

Humble Kusal didn’t have any special plans for Proteas attack

Sri Lanka’s match-winner in Durban insists the home attack made things difficult for him though it didn’t look that way.
Ninth Dusi win for Birkett

Ninth Dusi win for Birkett

The race legend though admits the gruelling circuit is starting to take it out of him.
Hat-trick hero Marnus shocked as Lions claim historic win

Hat-trick hero Marnus shocked as Lions claim historic win

The nippy flanker was the hero as the Jaguares bemoan a wayward performance and some heroic defending.
Specmagic inspires Bulls as they rubbish Stormers

Specmagic inspires Bulls as they rubbish Stormers

The Blitzboks legend immediately sparks as the men from Loftus exploit their woeful opponents.

Penalty tries save Crusaders as Foley miss costs Waratahs

It continues the curious trend of all the away sides winning games.

Jeff Magagane wins WBA Pan African title

But the Gautenger seemed to be a bit on the fortunate side with the split decision.

‘Almost perfect’ Nishikori sets up Wawrinka Rotterdam semi-final

Kei Nishikori continued his unbeaten debut week at the Rotterdam Open with a 6-3, 6-2 defeat of Hungary’s Marton Fucsovics on Friday to reach the semi-finals on the back of a performance he described as “almost perfect”.

Rebels, Highlanders win thrillers in Super Rugby openers

Both teams rallied from being behind on the scoreboard.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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