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U13 Craven Week: Day 3
2016-07-08

Under-13 Coca-Cola Craven Week hosts, DHL Western Province, and the Sharks on Thursday continued their winning ways at Paarl Gymnasium to remain the only unbeaten teams in the competition before the final day’s play on Friday.

 

DHL Western Province, who won the final match of t...






 
Grant Khomo Week: Day 2
2016-07-07

The Sharks, Blue Bulls and SWD on Wednesday stood out as the top teams in an entertaining second round of the Under-16 Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week at Paarl Gymnasium, as they registered vital victories to emerge as the top contenders to contest the final match of the tournament on Friday.





 
Girls U18 Week: Day 2
2016-07-07

In the National Girls U18 Week, meanwhile, Border and Western Province have been drawn against one another in the final match of the tournament on Friday after impressive performances in the first two rounds of the tournament at the Northern Cape High School in Kimberley.

 

Border, We...






 
U13 Craven Week: Day 2
2016-07-06

Close encounters dominated an exciting second day’s play at the Under-13 Coca-Cola Craven Week at Paarl Gymnasium on Tuesday, as the teams threw everything at one another after finding their feet on the opening day on Monday.





 
Day 2: Independent Schools Festival
2016-07-05

All the results from the second day of the Independent Schools Rugby Festival taking place at Bishops in Cape Town.

 

Hosts Bishops, along with Kingswood, Kearsney, St Charles and St Andrew...






 
Girls U18 Week: Day 1
2016-07-05

The National Girls Under-18 Week  provided good entertainment at the Northern Cape High School in Kimberley with Border, Western Province, the Leopards, Boland, Zimbabwe, the Limpopo Blue Bulls and the Pumas kicking off their campaigns with victories.

 

In the National Girls U18 ...






 
U13 Craven Week: Day 1
2016-07-05

The Under-13 Coca-Cola Craven Week got off to a thrilling start at Paarl Gymnasium on Monday with a healthy mix of big wins and tight clashes entertaining an enthusiastic crowd.

 

Hosts, DHL Western Province, who completed the 2015 edition of the tournament as the top team, start...






 
Grant Khomo Week: Day 1
2016-07-05

In the U16 Coca-Cola Grant Khomo Week the Bidvest Golden Lions and KwaZulu-Natal built on the fine form that earned them places in the final match of the tournament in Oudtshoorn last season, with the Lions defeating the Konica Minolta Free State 50 - 15, while KwaZulu-Natal beat the Pumas 51 - 7....






 
Border tops at U16 Week
2016-07-05

Border on Friday emerged as the top team at the National Girls U16 Week at the HT Pelatona Projects Stadium in Welkom, as they defeated Western Province 15-7 in a tight final match.

 

The teams also met in las...






 
Day 1: Independent Schools Festival
2016-07-04

All the results from the opening day of the Independent Schools Rugby Festival taking place at Bishops in Cape Town.

 





 
Boland claim LSEN hat-trick
2016-07-01

Boland on Thursday claimed top honours at the Learners with Special Education Needs (LSEN) Week for the third year in a row at Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool (Affies) in Pretoria with a 30 - 14 victory against the Valke in the final match of the tournament.

 

The team defeated Western...






 
Boland to play Valke in LSEN final
2016-06-30

Boland and the Valke will meet in the grand finale of the LSEN Week at Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool (Affies) in Pretoria on Thursday after strong performances in the first two rounds of the tournament.

The clash will mark Boland’s third consecutive appearance in the fin...






 
SWD, Border & WP shine at U16 Week
2016-06-30

WD, Border and Western Province on Wednesday continued their fine form in the National Girls Under-16 Week at the HT Pelatona Projects Stadium in Welkom as they registered their second round of victories to secure back-to-back wins in the tournament.





 
6 new Boks and their schools
2016-06-29

During the June International Series between South Africa and Ireland, six new players were officially capped as Springboks. We take a look at the schools they went to.

 

The six new Springboks were: Faf de Klerk (#870), Ruan Combrinck (#871), Franco Mostert (#872), Steven Kitshoff (#...






 
Boland, FS & Valke stay winning
2016-06-29

Boland, Free State and the Valke on Tuesday continued their winning ways at the Learners with Special Education Needs (LSEN) Week at the Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool (Affies) in Pretoria to remain the only unbeaten teams in the tournament.





 
Bosch, Vd Merwe make Dream Team
2016-06-27

The Junior Springbok outside back duo of Curwin Bosch and Edwil van der Merwe have been named in the World Rugby U20 Championship Dream Team. 

 

Bosch, who represented Grey High, Eastern Province U18 and the SA Schools teams in 2015, was sublime in the fullback position for the J...






 
Kearsney finish on a high
2016-06-27

Clifton hosted Kearsney at the Riverside Sports Club at the final fixture of the 2016 season for both schools.  

 

Kearsney enjoyed a very successful season and were determined to end on a high note. They played with a lot of confidence and continued with their attractive and ope...






 
Argies crush Junior Boks in playoff
2016-06-27

Junior Springbok coach Dawie Theron on Saturday described his team’s 49-19 defeat against Argentina in the bronze playoff at the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Manchester, England, as one of the most disappointing moments in his career.





 
Bosch up for Player of the Year
2016-06-23

Junior Springbok fullback Curwin Bosch has been nominated among five candidates for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship Player of the Tournament, World Rugby announced on Thursday.

 

He w...






 
Ball boy turned Junior Bok
2016-06-23

Edwill van der Merwe supported the Junior Springboks from the sidelines as a ball boy in the 2012 World Rugby Under-20 Championship in South Africa, which the team won, and four years later he has established himself as one of the key players in the side.