Super 15 Rugby

RugbyU: Defending Super 15 champs fight to save season

The table-topping Wellington Hurricanes put their unbeaten run on the line against the defending Super 15 champions NSW Waratahs.

Chiefs beat Rebels 22-16 in Super Rugby match

Gareth Anscombe stepped comfortably into the boots of injured All Blacks flyhalf Aaron Cruden, kicking 17 points to steer the Chiefs to a win.

Chiefs tame Brumbies for SuperRugby crown

The Chiefs came from behind to beat the Brumbies 27-22 in the Super 15 final, reinforcing their standing as the southern hemisphere rugby powerhouse.

Super 15 rugby: Home or away, blue runs the game

The last round of Super 15 log fixtures will see Pretoria's finest looking to seal their dominance. Andy Capostagno reports.

Super 15 rugby trophy gets high-tech protection

The Super 15 rugby trophy has been marked with synthetic DNA which can be traced in 26 countries, it has been reported.

Super 15: Crusaders send Bulls packing

A powerful first half set the Canterbury Crusaders on their way to the Super 15 semi-finals when they beat the Bulls 28-13 in a play-off match.

Cheetahs pounce for late win over Rebels

Scrumhalf Petrus van Zyl scored an injury-time try to give the Central Cheetahs a first win of the Super 15 season in a 33-26 victory over the Rebels.

Charge of the heavy brigade

As the 2012 Super Rugby season kicks off, <b>Andy Capostagno</b> analyses the three conferences and looks ahead to a weekend of local derbies.

Sharks ready to put the boot in

The switch of venue from the Crusaders' home turf in Christchurch to Twickenham plays into their hands.

Cheetahs captain Juan Smith out of Super 15

Cheetahs captain Juan Smith will miss the rest of the Super 15 after heel surgery but he's expected to be available for the Rugby World Cup.

McCaw out for six weeks with foot fracture

All Blacks and Crusaders captain Richie McCaw will miss the first month of the Super 15 rugby season after fracturing a bone in his foot.

Sharks ready for Super time

While the teams involved in the Super 15 prepare to enter the murky waters of a new competition the familiar tug of war in SA rugby remains in place.


State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Press Releases

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

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.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs