Curwin Bosch

Sharks optimistic about future despite opening loss

Despite the loss in the opening weekend of the United Rugby Championship, there were enough encouraging signs for the Sharks to look ahead with confidence and optimism.

Blue Bulls

Bulls boss Jake White praises URC debutant Cameron Hanekom

Bulls No.8 Cameron Hanekom scored a brace to help his side to a comprehensive victory over Scarlets, earning the praises of his mentor, Jake White.

Evan Roos

Rested Roos ready to rumble for Stormers this season

Evan Roos is reinvigorated and poised to make a resounding impact as he takes the next step in his remarkable journey with the Stormers.

Blue Bulls

Bulls maul Scarlets at Loftus in URC opener

The Bulls ran riot at Loftus Versvelt on Sunday afternoon, thumping the Scarlets 63-21 in their United Rugby Championship season opener.

Curwin Bosch

Sharks fall to comprehensive defeat in URC opener at Munster

Late tries from Andrew Conway and Ethan Coughlan earned Munster a 34-21 bonus-point win over the Sharks in their URC opener at Thomond Park.


Stormers survive late Lions onslaught to record narrow victory in URC opener

The Stormers survived a late fightback from the Lions to record a 35-33 bonus-point victory at Ellis Park in the opening round of the United Rugby Championship (URC).