Articles Posted in the Rugby Category

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    Top 5 Results of the weekend 18 June 2014

    1. Spain vs Netherlands – FIFA World Cup Did anybody see this coming?! Netherlands completely trashing the defending champions 5 – 1! What a beginning to the World Cup. This blows the competition wide open as we have another team to keep an eye on. Von Persie and Robben completely let Piquet and Ramos look like schoolboys […]

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    Springbok Player ratings for NZL away game

    Springbok player ratings against New Zealand in Dunedin are shown below. Willem Alberts scored the highest rating followed by try-scorer Bryan Habana. Dean Greyling and Morne Steyn scored the lowest ratings with 1 and 2.7 respectively. I doubt we will see Greyling in a green and gold jersey soon. Pretty surprised that the overall rating […]

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    Springbok Player Ratings for Australia away game

    Find the Springbok player ratings against Australia in Perth below. No surprises as Bryan Habana was the best performing player and worst is Lwazi Movo even though he only played 20-odd minutes. Beast also had a shocker of game with overall rating of 3.3 Overall the ratings dropped from 5.4 against Argentina to 5.1 For […]

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    Springbok team to play the Aussies

    So the Springbok team to face Australia was announced this morning. And as was expected, Vermeulen and Goosen are both included in the match-22. Finally Meyer have listened to the fans by moving Hougaard to the wing and putting Pienaar in at starting scrumhalf. Tough luck on Mvovo as he didn’t do much wrong in […]

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    Player ratings Rugby Champions after game 2

    See the player ratings below for the 2nd Rugby Championship game against Argentina in Mendoza. Clearly a worse score when compared to game 1. By looking at the averages, the players who performed the best were Frans Steyn, Eben Etzebeth, and Bryan Habana. For more in depth analysis, visit our podcast page. Player Rugby365 Up […]

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    Springbok Player Ratings after Rugby Championship game 1

      Following this weekends Rugby Championship game between South Africa and Argentina, we’ve taken the player ratings from several sources and compared them to each other. As this score can be a bit subjective, it’s a good idea to rather look at the average of 4 ratings. This gives you a pretty good idea which […]

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    Rugby Championship 2012 Fixtures

    With the Super Rugby competition concluded it’s almost time for “Tri-nations with Argentina”. We’ve gone through the effort of adding all the fixtures for you to import on Microsoft Outlook, Google Calendar etc. Now it’s possible for you to plan your weekends around these mouthwatering games! Enjoy! Rugby Championship 2012 Calendar

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    Springbok Squad Announced

    The springbok squad for the 1st ever Rugby Championship has been announced. The sharks lost so badly in the final we aren’t too excited about the tournament as we have an idea what New Zealand will do to the other teams. Having said that, the Sharks and the Stomers were 2 of the best teams […]

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    Matfield Conversion Kick

    This weekend was Victor Matfield’s last rugby game playing for The Barbarians against the Aussies. The 1st half was pretty even, but the 2nd half was very one-sided. The Australians showed what a good team unit they are won very comfortably in the end. But enough of that, The Barbarians scored a consolation try in […]

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    SA Rugby Awards Winners

    As most of you know, last night was the SA Rugby awards and the award which everybody was talking about was South African Rugby player of the year. The 3 favorites for the award was Schalk Burger, Bismark du Plessis, and Francois Hougaard. But it was the blond-haired loose forward from the cape that took […]