Rugby Championship Predictions 2012: Rd 2

Argentina v Boks

A historic weekend of rugby last weekend panned out as many expected as the defence orientated Wallabies could not pounce on the mistakes made by the rusty All Blacks and the Springboks ran away from the gallant Pumas. This week of fixtures present the “return bouts” with the All Blacks hosting the Wallabies at Eden […]

Rugby Championship Predictions 2012: Rd 1

All Blacks Dominate Wallabies

Following the short break after the conclusion of the Super Rugby season, international rugby returns to the Southern Hemisphere with the commencement of the revamped Tri-nations in the form of the Rugby Championship. The addition of Argentina to the competition this season adds an element of excitement to what had become a slightly tired format […]

South African crowds have gone too far

Sprinbok supporter being abusive and booing

England Rugby players should be safely tucked up in their comfortable beds by now, following a brutal Three-Test series in South Africa, which like all test series ended with its casualties on both sides. A day after the Baby Boks were crowned World Junior Champions, cementing a bright future of SA rugby, our senior chargers […]

SuperBru Pools: JWC and Winter Internationals

Super Bru Logo

We have set up 2 SuperBru pools for the upcoming Junior World Championships and the Winter Internationals.  Come and join in the fun! Junior World Championship Pool details: Pool name: Pink Rugby – 2012 U20 JWCPool code: sacsrant Winter Internationals Pool details: Pool name: Pink Rugby – 2012 Winter ToursPool code: lyrapalp

Butch James retires from International Rugby

Butch James

From SA Rugby Official Site: Veteran Springbok flyhalf Butch James, a member of the Rugby World Cup winning team in 2007, has decided to retire from Test rugby with immediate effect. James is the most capped Springbok flyhalf, having played 37 of his 42 Tests for South Africa in the No. 10 jersey since making […]

Writers wanted

Write for Pink Rugby

Are you passionate about rugby and your team? Do you want to write about it?  Pink Rugby is now looking for writers to start contributing immediately. We are looking for people to cover the following; (If you are intersted in writing for something that has already been taken, please still get in touch as we […]

Crossing the line

Bismark du Plessis in motion for Sprinboks

The Springboks saved face to the delight of a nation whose ‘ego’ could not afford any more bruising. The stands at the Nelson Mandela Stadium in PE roared. Much like a small sports club situated at the heart of the Border Bulls dogs home in East London did in 2007, after a mere 15 points […]

Springbok legend Mark Andrews talks rugby

Mark Andrews 1995 World Cup victory

Mark Andrews is unquestionably a Springbok legend. Having played 77 Tests for South Africa, he was part of the World Cup winning side in 1995 that proudly held the cup aloft next to Nelson Mandela. I have been fortunate to talk to Mark about all things rugby.       Name: Mark Andrews DOB: 21/02/1972 […]

Pierre Spies

Pierre Spies shirtless

In honour of the Bulls securing a victory over the Hurricanes this past weekend, the Player of the Week award goes to No. 8 Pierre Spies.  Spies hails from South Africa and has been a regular in the Springbok side since 2006. Player Stats D.O.B:  June 8, 1985 Height:  1.94m Position:  No. 8 Rugby Team:  […]