The South African side have had their fair share of non-South African fly-halves through the years Tony Brown of the Sharks goes for a drop-goal against the Brumbies, 2006 (Getty Images) TAGS:Featured The legacy of foreign tens at the Sharks Gregor Townsend remembers just how sharp the contrast was when he went from […]
100 Years of All Blacks v Springboks “Loyalty begets loyalty. So they say. I wonder.” So mused George Nēpia, the nonpareil of All Black full-backs, in his 1963 autobiography I, George Nēpia. Nēpia was lamenting the New Zealand Rugby Football Union cowing to the South Africa Rugby Board’s directive that no black players be chosen in the […]
History! 🇲🇦 Soufiane El Bakkali wins the men’s 3000m steeplechase, Morocco’s first ever triumph in this event.He was success to add gold medal for his country. #StrongerTogether @worldathletics
Yulimar Rojas breaks the WORLD RECORD to win triple jump! gold! The first Venezuelan woman to win gold – amazing! Congrats, well done.. Olympic record and World record wipe out on the same day… you’re a big deal girl. Venezuela to the flipping world…In her first jump she beat the Olympic record. In her […]
yle Sinckler cited for alleged bite Kyle Sinckler has been cited for biting during the second Test of the British & Irish Lions 2021 series at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday. The alleged incident happened in a ruck in the 64th minute of the match, which South Africa won 27-9 to level the series. The Lions prop, who replaced […]
Italy’s Lamont Marcell Jacobs claimed a shock gold in the Olympic 100m final, after Great Britain’s Zharnel Hughes was disqualified for a false start. Jacobs, who only switched away from long jump in 2018, streaked clear to win in 9.80 seconds, 0.04 clear of American Fred Kerley.
Josh Adams scores four tries for the Lions After all the uncertainty, the British & Irish Lions 2021 tour is up and running in South Africa – and they got things off to a convincing start at Emirates Airline Park. Josh Adams scored four tries in the 56-14 win over Sigma Lions in Johannesburg while Louis Rees-Zammit, Hamish Watson, Ali […]