Madosh Tambwe grooves, S’bu Nkosi dazzles on a piano and Johnny Meyer tries his hand at commentary as the Sharks have some Covid-19 fun!
Even if the corona-suspended Super Rugby campaign returns in some form, faltering interest means it can’t keep the game alive on its own.
The former Springbok coach has been signed on a four-year deal.
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Why you shouldn’t judge a rugby ‘fat cat’ when he gets a corona pay cut
Overseas-based South African players are staring salary reductions in the face as the coronavirus bites. Many of them have reasons to worry.
The Lions and Springbok pivot says human life takes precedence over rugby as the union assures stakeholders it will keep them in the loop.
Louis Ludik says his family’s five years in Ireland has made him realise how ‘unnatural’ local society has become.

Super Rugby Bulls and Lions all test negative for Covid-19

Both teams returned from Australasia last week and went into self-isolation for two weeks.

Rugby Rugby’s feeling corona’s immense financial pinch, says Ackers

The former Lions coach details how English clubs are being forced to cut salaries by 25% to stay afloat as the pandemic intensifies.

Super Rugby From ‘Trokkie’ to Jannie: the hits and misses of Super Rugby

We pick our stars and duds from the local campaign.

Super Rugby Our Super Rugby XV of the season (to date)

It’s only seven rounds of ‘evidence’ to go on, but with the season’s resumption increasingly unlikely, we’ve determined our line-up.

Super Rugby Super Rugby derby plan needs proper thought, says Matfield

Safety remains paramount, not fan’s appetite for competitive action.

Super Rugby Struggling Super Rugby pushed towards oblivion by corona crisis

There’s still hope in some quarters that the season could be saved, but in reality it’s probably going to be scrapped.

Super Rugby Coronavirus prompts Welsh legend to stick with SA

Jamie Roberts could’ve opted not to renew his visa to return home, but the slight prospect of play in the coming months made him stay.

Super Rugby Stormers doctor reveals rare injury that almost ended Pieter-Steph’s career

The rugby fraternity, even if it’s unwittingly so, clearly tend to underestimate the potential impact of some knocks on the field.

Super Rugby Could local derbies save the Super Rugby season?

Travel restrictions mean cross-country fixtures are out, but matches within borders could be viable … if Covid-19 can be contained.

Super Rugby Super Rugby XV of the week: Losers can also have stars

The Stormers and Bulls didn’t exactly have positive results last weekend … but ironically,

Super Rugby Lions join their Bulls neighbours in self-isolation

The franchise’s Super Rugby touring group has just returned from New Zealand.

Rugby Why the Pro14 can’t be played behind closed doors

Travel restrictions made it impossible, meaning the Cheetahs and Kings are kicking their heels l

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Talking points from the weekend’s Super Rugby action

Super Rugby Talking points from the weekend’s Super Rugby action

Let’s have some fun speculating what the tournament’s suspension means and the Bulls and Lions reach a new lows.

Super Rugby Bulls go into self-isolation as Dobson fears ‘political correctness’ over coronavirus

The men from Loftus follow public health guidelines, which is in stark contrast to the Stormers coach fearing for ‘job losses’.




 

 

 

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