Knockout Rugby – Featured Durban Blog

Knockout Rugby: The Cell C Sharks team to face the Vodacom Blue Bulls at Loftus Versfeld in the final Currie Cup clash of the pool stages has been bolstered by two returning Springboks as the team look to finish on a high. Thomas du Toit and Andre Esterhuizen, released back to their province, have been named in the side to travel to Pretoria for one last push before the semi-finals. Du Toit takes over from Mzamo Majola who plays off the bench, while Esterhuizen will feature at centre, with co-captain Jeremy Ward shifting to the number 13 jersey … [Read more...]

FIDELITY ADT CLUB RUGBY WEDNESDAY COLUMN – Featured Durban Blog

FIDELITY ADT CLUB RUGBY WEDNESDAY COLUMN: The qualifying round of the 2019 Hollywoodbets Murray Cup produced two major upsets with three First Division Sides making it through to the quarter-finals after last Fridays openers. It’s not often expected that the qualifying round will produce the surprise results as has happened this last long weekend with South Coast Warriors edging out Ethekwini Refractories Amanzimtoti 27-26 and up North Piet Retief beating Standard Bank Richards Bay 34-12. The other First Division side to find their way … [Read more...]

Sharks’ Super Rugby dream over after Brumbies loss

Durban in the News: Sharks' Super Rugby dream over after Brumbies loss: The Brumbies proved too strong for the Sharks in their Super Rugby quarter-final in Canberra. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

FIDELITY ADT WEDNESDAY CLUB RUGBY COLUMN – Featured Durban Blog

FIDELITY ADT WEDNESDAY CLUB RUGBY COLUMN: In a weekend of closely contested games in the Fidelity ADT Premier Division there was also a little heartache with Bidvest Insurance Crusaders seeing their match against SA Home Loans Durban Collegians slip out of their grasp in the dying moments of the game in Durban North last Friday evening. Enjoying home ground advantage Crusaders found themselves trailing 12-6 with the minutes ticking away after the sides had been level pegging 3 all at halftime. The game itself might not have been an entertaining … [Read more...]