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Boots, balls & bluster: Blowing the whistle on rugby ref bias

Claims of favouritism stalk the game, but the data on penalties paints a picture at odds with righteous indignation

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.

SAHRC widens scope of probe into alleged racism at SuperSport

It has been nine months since Ashwin Willemse walked off a live broadcast, accusing co-analysts Nick Mallett and Naas Botha of racism

Kolisi keeps Springbok captaincy as star forwards return

The flanker became the first black Test skipper of the Springboks two months ago

Lions face the ultimate test against Crusaders

If the Lions are to become Super Rugby champions at the third time of asking, it’s going to take a lot of firsts

Super Rugby is wounding our Springboks

South Africa has more players out in a season than any other group of elite sportsmen

Lions SA’s only hope at title

Same old, same old … the Jo’burg side have their work cut out to shake up a stagnant competition

The 1 000th cut was the deepest

The reaction to Ashwin Willemse’s walk-out on TV exposes the racial fault lines of outrage

Five talking points in Super Rugby this weekend

Last year's beaten finalists Golden Lions are desperate to end a three-match losing streak and protect an impressive unbeaten run in local derbies

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Eastern Cape fails tracing and testing

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