A new video feature highlighting the Cheetahs lock Lood de Jager in the 1st half of last week’s game against the Lions. Watch for more clips throughout the season!
With no Six Nations on offer we look to South Africa where the Super Rugby season kicked off to fuel the latest edition of the Team of the Week.
It was a heavyweight tilt in game two of opening day, as the mighty Bulls faced off against Jake White’s latest project at the Shark Tank in Durban.
Super Rugby made its return today, with a local derby between rivals Cheetahs and the Lions kicking things off in a match that was much closer than expected.
It’s time for a new season of Super Rugby, the world’s fastest competition with big hits and mad skills aplenty. Here are ten players to keep your eye on this year.
Video from the archives, it’s the opening match of the 1999 Super 12 tournament, with eventual champions Canterbury Crusaders taking on the Waikato Chiefs.
An historic victory for Japan over Wales, a redeeming victory for Tonga, a return to form for the All Blacks, and impressive stuff from the Lions in New South Wales.
Another eight tests on the horizon this weekend, so best to keep them in two parts once again. First, to fantasy land! A story of eagles, dragons, lions, and cockerels!
Or perhaps more accurately team of the week-end? Plenty of games and performances to go through, but here are the standouts from the first weekend of the June test programme.
A superb match in Brisbane was the highlight of the weekend amidst some pretty ordinary stuff from some big names and a near-upset in Osaka. Match reviews take one inside.