Auckland Blues

Gloomy return for Super Rugby after mosque attacks

Super Rugby resumes after mosque attacks, with Stormers travelling to New Zealand for Saturday's game against the Wellington Hurricanes.

Blues hang on in high scoring thriller

The Auckland Blues held off a late-charging Central Cheetahs to sneak into the top six of the Super 15 competition with a 40-30 bonus-point victory.

Highlanders use early onslaught to demolish Blues

The Otago Highlanders have put a miserable season behind them with a swashbuckling display on their way to a 38-28 victory over Auckland Blues.

Rebels soar to victory against Blues

James O'Connor scored a try and kicked five penalties and two conversions to lead the Melbourne Rebels to a win over the Auckland Blues.

Blues, Crusaders face historic Super semis

The Auckland Blues and Canterbury Crusaders will attempt to become the first teams since 1999 to win Super Rugby semifinals on foreign soil.

Blues down Waratahs to reach semis

The Auckland Blues dispatched an injury-ravaged Waratahs 26-13 at a wet Eden Park on Friday to reach the Super Rugby semifinals.

Blues seek Super salvation against Highlanders

The Auckland Blues head into the final round of matches on a four-match losing streak and need to beat the Otago Highlanders next Friday.

Blow for Blues as Chiefs win at Eden Park

Waikato Chiefs dealt another blow to the Auckland Blue's title ambitions with a deserved 16-11 victory in a typically hard-fought clash.

Stormers down Blues in tight contest

Replacement flyhalf Dewaldt Duvenage converted Schalk Burger's last-minute try to give the Stormers a 28-26 win over the Blues on Friday.

Race for top spot opens up as Stormers struggle

It has been a bad couple of weeks for the Stormers, writes <strong>Andy Capostagno</strong>.

Blues target Stormers’ rolling maul

The Blues will try to nullify the Stormers' imposing rolling maul in the showdown of the Super 15's SA and NZ conference leaders on Friday.

Tyson Keats banned for four weeks

Hurricanes' scrumhalf Tyson Keats has been suspended for four weeks for making a dangerous tackle on Blues counterpart Alby Mathewson last weekend.


Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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Social entrepreneurship means business

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