Richie Mccaw

What it’s like wearing the All-Black jersey

A new book delves into the secrets behind the mighty rugby team from a tiny country

Ireland’s hopes of first ever NZ victory dashed by 60-0 loss

The All Blacks bounced back from a disappointing second Test to punish Ireland 60-0 in a nine-try blitz for a clean-sweep of the series.

McCaw on the bench for Super 15 clash

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw might play his first match since the Rugby World Cup after being included on the bench for Canterbury's Super 15.

NZ enjoy the limelight after 24 years of struggle

After 24 years of stumbles, disappointments and plain old chokes, New Zealand finally lived up to its billing as world rugby's premier side in 2011.

McCaw lifts lid on ‘filthy’ World Cup final

New Zealand's rugby skipper Richie McCaw has lifted the lid on the World Cup final, breaking his silence over an alleged eye-gouging incident.

All Blacks vs Les Bleus: Bruising Encounters III

The All Blacks have suffered spectacular losses against the unpredictable Les Bleus, so Sunday's final is a tough call.

All Blacks rival class of ’87, says former Aussie skipper

Nick Farr-Jones believes the All Black team that will play France in the Rugby World Cup final compares favourably with the side that won in 1987.

Skipper McCaw will play through the pain, say All Blacks

Concerns over All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw's injury have been allayed by news that he will be playing in the World Cup semifinal against Australia.

Pocock ready to steal limelight from McCaw

Wallaby David Pocock says the battle against Richie McCaw and the All Black backrow could be the dealbreaker in the weekend's World Cup semifinal.

I’m not here to make friends, says Australia’s Cooper

The role of public enemy number one amongst All Blacks fans sits well with Australia flyhalf Quade Cooper, who says he's at the World Cup to win.

Steyn kicks Springboks to win over All Blacks

Flyhalf Morne Steyn contributed all of his team's points as South Africa beat New Zealand 18-5 in their Tri-Nations match in Port Elizabeth.

McCaw’s injury puts Crusaders play-off bid in danger

The Crusaders could be without skipper Richie McCaw for the rest of their Super Rugby campaign after his troublesome foot injury flared up again.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income