Schools Results – 17 August 2019

This is almost certainly the last set of schools results for 2019. The season has flown by. Bless all those who played and all those who allowed them to play. There are still some interesting and even surprising results. Say what you like, the Grey …

Both teams have a big chance of winning RWC

REACTION: All Black coach Steve Hansen refused to get carried away by the comprehensive 36-0 thrashing of the Wallabies on Saturday. He said he was “proud” of his side but that discipline remained an issue. It was a ruthless performance by the New Zealand at …

VIDEO: It’s just a number

REACTION: Wales top the world rankings for the first time in their history, but coach Warren Gatland was more pleased with the character they showed in the gritty 13-6 win over England on Saturday. George North’s converted try – his 38th for his country – …

‘Other’ Results -20 July 2019

Wynberg went up the road to Rondebosch and their 1st XV enjoyed a surprise victory. Not all the Wynberg teams won in the 15 well-matches games. Not all matches between schools are as well-balanced as those between Rondebosch and Wynberg, but in every match there …

LIVE NOW: Pumas v Free State Cheetahs

READERS’ FORUM: Welcome to the Round Six Currie Cup encounter between the Pumas and the Free State Cheetahs in Nelspruit. The Mbombela Stadium was good to the Pumas last time around and they will feel confident in their abilities to beat anyone coming to the …

McConnochie ruled out of action again

TEAM UPDATE: Ruaridh McConnochie, who was a surprise choice in Eddie Jones’s England World Cup squad, will have to wait to make his debut after pulling out of the Test with Wales in Cardiff on Saturday. The 27-year-old wing – formerly a Sevens specialist who …