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Bulls reveal new kit

Bulls reveal new kit

Puma has launched the new Bulls Super Rugby 2015 kit, which is rich in heritage, pays homage to the team’s loyal fans and features a striking bull’s head.

Aaron Mauger to leave Crusaders

Aaron Mauger to leave Crusaders

Crusaders Assistant Coach Aaron Mauger has accepted the Head Coach role with his old Leicester Tigers club from the 2015/16 season. 

Pocock back at Brumbies training

Pocock back at Brumbies training

Australia flanker David Pocock has set his sights on being ready for the World Cup as he tries to recover from a knee reconstruction.

Ebersohn pens three year contract

Ebersohn pens three year contract

Flyhalf Sias Ebersohn has extended his stay with the Western Force after recommitting to the Western Australian club for a further three seasons.

Brumbies sign Blake Enever for 2015

Brumbies sign Blake Enever for 2015

The Brumbies have confirmed the signature of Blake Enever for 2015 after the former Queensland Reds lock arrived in Canberra.

Hurricanes off to Gisborne

Hurricanes off to Gisborne

The Hurricanes are road tripping to Gisborne this summer for the first time since February 2009.

Waratahs v Toulon a reality?

Waratahs v Toulon a reality?

European champions Toulon and Super Rugby winners the Waratahs are edging closer to a showdown according to reports in Australia.

Japan and Argentina officially join Super Rugby

Japan and Argentina officially join Super Rugby

Super Rugby's expansion to 18 teams from 2016 is officially complete with SANZAR formally confirming the participation of Japan and Argentina at a meeting in London.

Bulls build for the future

Bulls build for the future

Some of South Africa's finest young players are among the 35 that have been contracted by the Bulls as they seek to build for 2015 and beyond.

Jono Ross released by the Bulls

Jono Ross released by the Bulls

The Bulls have granted loose forward Jono Ross an early release from his contract to allow the player the opportunity to join the French club, Stade Francais.

Renaldo Bothma joins the Sharks

Renaldo Bothma joins the Sharks

The Sharks have announced the signing of talented loose-forward, Renaldo Bothma, who will join the franchise on a two-year Super Rugby contract.

Dargaville joins Brumbies

Dargaville joins Brumbies

The Brumbies have signed James Dargaville for the 2015 Super Rugby season after the Sydney University premiership winner arrived in Canberra for testing on Tuesday morning.

Reds sign 17-year-old Magnay

Reds sign 17-year-old Magnay

The Reds have signed 17-year-old centre Campbell Magnay, the youngest player in the inaugural season of the National Rugby Championship.

Nikoro and Nemani join the Force

Nikoro and Nemani join the Force

The Force has added the young and exciting outside back pairing of former Blues winger/fullback Albert Nikoro, and former Chiefs and Highlanders winger Tino Nemani.

Dermody joins Highlanders' coaching staff

Dermody joins Highlanders' coaching staff

The Highlanders have finalised their coaching roster with the appointment of Clarke Dermody as scrum and assistant forwards coach for the 2015 Super Rugby Season.

Debreczeni inks extension with Rebels

Debreczeni inks extension with Rebels

Exciting young flyhalf Jack Debreczeni has extended his contract with the Rebels until at least the end of the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Cairns to host Super Rugby trial match

Cairns to host Super Rugby trial match

Super Rugby is coming to Cairns as the Reds and Rebels announce a pre-season trial at Barlow Park to be played on Saturday 31 January.

Hurricanes launch new membership packages

Hurricanes launch new membership packages

Exciting new membership packages hit the market today, giving Hurricanes fans plenty of ways to become part of their electrifying 2015 team.

Swiel set for loan stint at 'Quins

Swiel set for loan stint at 'Quins

Sharks back, Tim Swiel will join Harlequins Rugby Club in the UK on loan for four months before returning to Durban at the end of February.

Plenty of new forwards for Highlanders

Plenty of new forwards for Highlanders

The Highlanders have announced their squad to contest the 2015 Super Rugby title.

Sonny Bill returns to the Chiefs

Sonny Bill returns to the Chiefs

The Chiefs have named 38 players in their squad for the 2015 Super Rugby season.

Crusaders welcome back Robbie

Crusaders welcome back Robbie

Crusaders Head Coach Todd Blackadder has announced his squad to contest the 2015 Super Rugby competition.  

Nonu headlines new Hurricanes backs

Nonu headlines new Hurricanes backs

Important old heads, mixed with a couple of significant returning players and the elevation of some exciting youth, is how Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd sums up his 2015 squad.

Kaino to captain Blues

Kaino to captain Blues

In their second year as a stand-alone organisation, the Blues believe their 2015 season will provide the platform for sustained success in the Super Rugby competition.

Stephen signs on for Moore

Stephen signs on for Moore

Stephen Moore will remain with the Brumbies post 2015 Rugby World Cup after announcing a one year contract extension on Monday. 

Japan given the nod for Super Rugby

Japan given the nod for Super Rugby

SANZAR has informed the Japan Rugby Football Union that it is the preferred candidate for Super Rugby's 18th team when the competition expands in 2016.

Gary Gold installed as Sharks' head of rugby

Gary Gold installed as Sharks' head of rugby

The Sharks have appointed former Springbok assistant coach Gary Gold as their new Director of Rugby, replacing Jake White who resigned last month.

Highlanders bolster squad with three signings

Highlanders bolster squad with three signings

The Highlanders have continued building their squad ahead of the 2015 Super Rugby season with three more players joining the franchise this week.

Vermeulen nominated for SA Sport Awards

Vermeulen nominated for SA Sport Awards

Springbok and Stormers No. 8 Duane Vermeulen has been named among the nominees for the South African Sports Awards.

Chiefs continue on their signing spree

Chiefs continue on their signing spree

The Chiefs have added two more to their squad with the signing of Tasman winger Bryce Heem and Auckland loose forward Sean Polwart.

Cheetahs reveal 2015 training squad

Cheetahs reveal 2015 training squad

Head coach Naka Drotske has named an expanded 55-man Cheetahs training squad ahead of the 2015 Super Rugby season.

Hurricanes snap up Iopu-Aso

Hurricanes snap up Iopu-Aso

The Hurricanes' roster is starting to fill up as the Super Rugby pre-season draws near, with Taranaki loose forward Iopu Iopu-Aso the latest to join the club.

Hurricane warning for Eketahuna

Hurricane warning for Eketahuna

The Hurricanes are taking Super Rugby back to the country with a trial against the Crusaders in Eketahuna, situated in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of the North Island.

Tokolahi and Allardice join the Chiefs

Tokolahi and Allardice join the Chiefs

The Chiefs have added two more forwards to their squad as the dual champions finalise their recruitment for the upcoming Super Rugby season.

Rebels to host Highlanders in pre-season trial

Rebels to host Highlanders in pre-season trial

The Rebels have announced a pre-season Super Rugby trial against the Highlanders to be played at Harlequin Rugby Club in Melbourne's south east.

Chiefs add two more players

Chiefs add two more players

Taranaki prop Mitchell Graham and midfielder/winger Seta Tamanivalu have both signed with the Chiefs for the next two Super Rugby seasons.

Former All Black completes Blues coaching group

Former All Black completes Blues coaching group

Former All Black David Hill will join the off-field team at the Blues for the forthcoming Super Rugby season, serving as backs skills coach.

Adam Whitelock departs for France

Adam Whitelock departs for France

Adam Whitelock has announced he will be taking up a contract with French rugby club, Bayonne, at the conclusion of this ITM Cup season.

Highlanders re-sign Tanaka

Highlanders re-sign Tanaka

The Highlanders have announced that Fumiaki Tanaka has re-signed for a third consecutive Super Rugby season in Dunedin.

Adam Thomson joins the Reds

Adam Thomson joins the Reds

Rugby World Cup-winning All Blacks back-rower Adam Thomson will return to Super Rugby and join the Reds after committing to the club for the 2015 season.

Ackermann re-signs with Lions

Ackermann re-signs with Lions for two years

The Golden Lions Rugby Union is pleased to announce the extension of the contract of head coach, Johan Ackermann until 31 October 2016. 

SBW return less than a week away

SBW return less than a week away

Code hopper Sonny Bill Williams is officially a rugby union player again and will play two matches for Counties before linking up with the All Blacks.

Botes to play final match for Sharks

Botes to play final match for Sharks

On Friday night, Jacques Botes is expected to play his last game for the Sharks at what has become his home ground, in his home town – Growthpoint King's Park in Durban.

Highlanders announce seven new signings

Highlanders announce seven new signings

The Highlanders have announced the following players are to make the move south in 2015 to reinforce the forward pack. 

Pat Lambie headlines Sharks signings

Pat Lambie headlines Sharks signings

The Sharks can count on the services of a local favourite, Pat Lambie, for at least the next three years, until the end of 2017, as he and a host of players have extended their contracts beyond the Rugby World Cup.

Pocock's recovery on track

Pocock's recovery on track

Brumbies and Wallabies flanker David Pocock has revealed that his rehabilitation from knee surgery is on track for a return at the start of next year's Super Rugby tournament.

Waratahs CEO Jason Allen moves on

Waratahs CEO Jason Allen moves on

Waratahs Rugby CEO Jason Allen has announced his decision to move on from the organisation, following four years at the helm.

Jake White steps down

Jake White steps down

After a season with the Sharks, Director of Rugby, Jake White, has stepped down from his role to return home to Cape Town and explore new opportunities.

Crusaders to kick off pre-season in Timaru

Crusaders to kick off pre-season in Timaru

The Crusaders will host their first pre-season game of 2015 in Timaru on 24 January - a South Island derby against the Highlanders.

5 things learned about the 2015 draw

5 things learned about the 2015 Super Rugby draw

So it is out! The 20th season of Super Rugby will kick off on February 13 in Christchurch, with the Rebels taking on the seven-time champions to start what will be a condensed season.

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