Western Force

WP’s Brache and Heiberg signed to Oz

Western Province rugby players Marcel Brache and Chris Heiberg have signed with Australia's Western Force to play in the 2014 Super Rugby season.

Francis helps Cheetahs to five in a row

Burton Francis's penalty after the hooter helped the Cheetahs to their fifth consecutive win, overcoming the Stormers 26-24 in their Super 15 match.

Rebels thrash Force in Super 15 clash

The Melbourne Rebels produced a stunning form reversal to beat the Western Force 30-23 in their Super 15 rugby clash in Perth.

Lions winning the league for last place

The Lions moved their losses away from home to a total of 64 out of 71 games as they once again got beat on the trot by the Force.

James O’Connor bids farewell to Force

Wallaby sensation James O'Connor quit Super 15 side the Western Force on Wednesday after negotiations over a new contract broke down.

Super end to the season

It's almost certain which teams will finish in the top four, but there are still two play-off places up for grabs, with four teams vying for them.

Smith double helps Force to victory over Brumbies

David Smith finally broke a drought with the Western Force to help his side to snap a three-game losing streak to beat the Brumbies.

Rebels use Force to take first away points

The Melbourne Rebels posted their first away triumph in the Super rugby competition, the newcomers winning 26-25 in a thriller against Western Force.

Last-gasp penalty gives Blues draw against Force

A penalty in the dying seconds enabled New Zealand's Auckland Blues to snatch a lucky 22-22 draw with Australia's Western Force.

John Mitchell extends stay at the Lions

The Western Force have released coach John Mitchell from the final year of his contract and he will join the Lions on a three-year contract.

Basson strikes twice as Cheetahs win again

Right-wing Bjorn Basson scored two tries as Central Cheetahs gained a convincing 29-14 win over the Western Force in a Super 14 match on Saturday.

Late Force blast sends Highlanders packing

Justin Turner, Ryan Cross and Cameron Shepherd all scored late tries to help the Western Force to a 41-27 victory over the Otago Highlanders.

Press Releases

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

KZN teacher educators jet off to Columbia University

A group of academics were selected as participants of the programme focused on PhD completion, mobility, supervision capacity development and the generation of high-impact research.

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.