The veteran Springbok No 8 has been a rock for the Bulls this campaign.
The Springbok centre hails SA’s world champion sprinter for fuelling his belief ahead of Saturday’s quarterfinal against the Hurricanes.
From Lukhanyo Am to Steven Kitshoff, the last round robin round of this year’s tournament saw the established players flourish.
Gary Teichmann insists that coach Robert du Preez is fully supported despite him calling the media ‘cockroaches’.
The Lions coach believes his neighbours need to be wary of the Hurricanes’ controversial breakdown tactics in this weekend’s playoff.
Yet a report suggests that Robert du Preez is fiddling with excuses while his coaching structure burns.

Super Rugby Brilliant Bulls secure playoff with rousing Lions win

Pote Human’s troops mixed power with precision as they score seven tries against a chastened opposition defence.

Super Rugby Classy Am leads Sharks’ smash-and-grab at Newlands

But the Durbanites and Stormers will reflect on a derby that was quite appalling at times.

Super Rugby Is this the last time we see Pollie against Elton?

Rassie Erasmus has embraced them as a combo at international level, but it’s a different matter in Super Rugby.

Super Rugby The sweet and sour of Malcolm Marx’s new contract

Lions coach Swys de Bruin admits nothing will be simple again when it comes to contracting in South African rugby.

Super Rugby Irony abounds as weary Sharks travel to Newlands

They’ve been forced to pick a flyhalf many of their supporters don’t want to see again in the jersey.

Super Rugby Lions told to be wary of Pollard

The Bulls’ pivot kicked the men from Ellis Park to pieces in their previous meeting this season.

Super Rugby I’m a finisher not a mathematician, says Dyantyi

That’s why the ace Lions winger isn’t preoccupied with Super Rugby playoff scenarios this weekend.

Super Rugby Bulls set for Lood boost against Lions?

Coach Pote Human certainly hasn’t ruled out the possibility of the Springbok lock making a quicker return than expected.

Super Rugby SA rugby’s seemingly hopeless lock crisis

The end of the current Super Rugby campaign leaves the local franchises’ stock in the position in a parlous state.

Super Rugby Super Rugby XV of the week: Introducing the new Schalk Burger…

Jaco Coetzee has tongues wagging as the Bulls show some grunt at the front and back.

Super Rugby Kwagga blow rocks limping Lions

As their playoff hopes fade, coach Swys de Bruin also laments a similar horror script against the ‘Canes as was the case in 2016.

Super Rugby Stormers bag an important victory but…

Robbie Fleck’s troops could rue missing out on a fairly easy bonus point.

Super Rugby Lions collapse despite Dyantyi heroics

John Plumtree’s Hurricanes show their pedigree after oozing class after the turnaround.

Rugby Revolutionary new system caps Super Rugby franchises’ wage bill

SA Rugby will no longer directly contract Springboks and a ‘commitment clause’ will see young players rewarded for longer-term commitment to South Africa.




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