Pumas coach: Boks most physical side in world rugby

Durban in the News: Pumas coach: Boks most physical side in world rugby: Argentina coach Mario Ledesma believes that the Springboks are the most physical side in world rugby. Rassie: Boks were dominant, but far from their best: Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus was not happy with his side’s overall performance in their 34-21 win over Argentina at Kings Park on Saturday night. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Club Rugby Column – Featured Durban Blog

Club Rugby Column: Although it was a sad day for club rugby in KZN with the tragic death of Bidvest Insurance Crusaders club stalwart Brett van den Berg, who was tragically killed in a motor accident in the early hours of Saturday morning, making it a somber opening of the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup quarter-finals, it still turned out turned out to be wonderful afternoon of club rugby, something Brett would certainly approved of. The quarter finals never the less still managed to produce some hugely entertaining and enthralling rugby, none more … [Read more...]

KZN Rugby presents the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup – Featured Durban Blog

KZN Rugby presents the Hollywoodbets Murray Cup: Hollywoodbets are now title sponsors of the oldest knockout rugby competition in World Rugby, the Murray Cup. Founded in 1890, the Murray Cup is the oldest knockout rugby competition in World Rugby, and the 2018 edition is set to kick off on Saturday the 4th of August. The knockout competition involves rugby clubs from around the KwaZulu-Natal province, with the first round of matches seeing the top tier teams squaring off against the so-called second-tier club rugby teams. Siseko Jafta, the KZN … [Read more...]

Wednesday Club Rugby Column – Featured Durban Blog

Wednesday Club Rugby Column: It wasn’t pretty and it was most definitely not at all entertaining, but it was most certainly an enthralling and nail bighting affair that saw College Rovers maintain their unbeaten record in the Fidelity ADT Premier Division league when they edged out SA Home Loans Durban Collegians 8-0 on KP 3 the home of Rovers last Saturday. Leading 5-0 at the break after a superb try by Rovers fullback Gav Scott set up by a brilliantly executed cross kick by lock Mike Hutton, it remained anyone’s game. With both … [Read more...]