Lukhanyo Am captains strong SA ‘A’ line up against British and Irish Lions

Lukhanyo Am captains strong SA ‘A’ line up against British and Irish Lions

British and Irish Lions tours are steeped in tradition. A tour which graces South Africa shores once every twelve years, it is of little surprise that sport loving South Africans are salivating at the prospect of taking on the best the Northern Hemisphere has to offer. The British and Irish Lions ha

  Justin Rowe-Roberts
Sivanna wraps up her tour of the Cape Town Stadium

Sivanna wraps up her tour of the Cape Town Stadium

In this final episode of the stadium tour, Sivanna shares a glimpse of the DHL Stormers’ new home, Cape Town Stadium, from the outside and shares some facts about the building.Enter the BrightRock Home is Where the Fans Are competition here. T&Cs Apply” and link the word ‘here’ to our competition po

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Sivanna gives us a tour of Cape Town Stadium’s seating area

Sivanna gives us a tour of Cape Town Stadium’s seating area

We’re bringing all the excitement of the PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA to you DHL Stormers fans at home! Check out this week’s video, where Sivanna gives us an exclusive tour of the seating areas at the DHL Stormers’ new home, Cape Town Stadium. Enter the BrightRock Home is Where the Fans Are competition her

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Enjoy a peek inside the new home of the DHL Stormers, Cape Town Stadium

Enjoy a peek inside the new home of the DHL Stormers, Cape Town Stadium

The Pro14 Rainbow Cup SA is well on its way, and we at BrightRock have teamed up with the DHL Stormers and Sivanna to bring you, the fans at home, all the excitement! Check out this week’s video, where Sivanna shares some interesting facts about the pitch and pitch maintenance at Cape Town Stadium.E

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British and Irish Lions tour schedule finalised

British and Irish Lions tour schedule finalised

All B&I Lions matches will be played in Gauteng and Cape Town to minimise the risks of disruption that could be caused by the pandemic.From SARugbyAll eight matches of the Tour will be played in Gauteng and Cape Town to minimise the risks of disruption that could be caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

  Justin Rowe-Roberts
Excitement builds as British & Irish Lions tour edges closer

Excitement builds as British & Irish Lions tour edges closer

As the British & Irish Lions tour edges closer excitement builds as Warren Gatland's charges come to the Rainbow Nation as favourites.The British and Irish Lions tour are special occasions, where the top four Northern Hemisphere rugby playing nations join forces to take on the juggernauts of world r

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Bobby Skinstad on the Lions Tour, Sabvest and Net1

Bobby Skinstad on the Lions Tour, Sabvest and Net1

The Lions Tour is coming to SA this year. Former Springbok Captain Bobby Skinstad told BizNews about the tour which could mean great things for the country.Former Springbok rugby captain Bobby Skinstad told BizNews about the Lions Tour, which is set to come to South Africa this year. The internation

  Jarryd Neves
Blitzbokke return as 7s circuit given the green light

Blitzbokke return as 7s circuit given the green light

RFU has given the green light for the 7s circuit to return in 2021, news that will be welcomed with open arms by rugby lovers globally.One of the highlights of the rugby calendar is the World Rugby 7s circuit, which unfortunately could not take place in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Worl

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Eighteen players nominated for BrightRock Players Choice Awards 2020

Eighteen players nominated for BrightRock Players Choice Awards 2020

BrightRock media release: Opponents come in all shapes and sizes. Some are stronger, some are faster, and some are meaner than others. But last year, every player, no matter their team or position, faced an opponent like never before. An opponent that changed the conditions, that changed the play, t

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Siya Kolisi departs WP to add extra bite to the Sharks

Siya Kolisi departs WP to add extra bite to the Sharks

Siya Kolisi has decided to join the Sharks, weeks after the franchise announced a new majority shareholder in US Consortium MVM Holdings.Springbok captain Siya Kolisi has decided to part ways with his beloved Western Province, the union that has seen him grow into one of South African rugby’s greate

  Justin Rowe-Roberts
Newlands orchestra plays its final requiem on a sad, silent note

Newlands orchestra plays its final requiem on a sad, silent note

Enriched with history, Newlands will be remembered by players and supporters alike for a stadium filled with electric atmosphere and energy.South African rugby fans and lovers will forever miss one of the country’s great stadiums, Newlands. Enriched with history, the ground will be remembered by pla

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Sharks test the waters as US consortium takes control

Sharks test the waters as US consortium takes control

The Sharks have managed to secure financial backing from US consortium MVM Holdings, in a deal which is expected to add extra bite to the Durban-based franchise. MVM Holdings, led by Marco Masotti, had been in talks with Western Province Rugby in a deal worth around R100m for a controlling stake in

  Justin Rowe-Roberts
Covid-19 claims Springbok rugby powerhouse Arthob Petersen

Covid-19 claims Springbok rugby powerhouse Arthob Petersen

By Jarryd NevesRenowned Springbok manager Arthob Petersen has died from “the effects” of Covid-19, says SA Rugby.Born in Paarl, Petersen served as chairperson of the Paarl Rugby Union for 10 years. In 1986, he became the vice chairperson of the Boland Rugby Union, ‘until the unification of the sport

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Springboks look ahead to historic Rugby World Cup match

Springboks look ahead to historic Rugby World Cup match

South Africa will play historic match against Ireland, owing to the luck of the pool draw for the Rugby World Cup in 2023.The South African rugby team, the Springboks, will face Ireland and Scotland in Pool B of the Rugby World Cup in 2023, to be hosted in France. Asia Pacific and Europe were also

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Springboks gain new commemorative jersey for Lions 2021 Tour

Springboks gain new commemorative jersey for Lions 2021 Tour

By Jarryd NevesThe Springboks are to sport a commemorative jersey when they go up against players next year in the Castle Lager Lions Series.Uniquely styled, the jerseys feature a ‘vintage colourway’ and a special 3D logo, among various other design elements.‘Lions tours come around only every 12 ye

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