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Date set for Ralepelle and Basson hearing

A Judicial Committee appointed by the South African Rugby Union will investigate the anti-doping case of Springboks Bjorn Basson and Chiliboy Ralepelle in Cape Town on January 25. The committee…

As if butter wouldn't melt

This is how to tackle

Schalk Burger, a South African and Stormers loose forward is famed for his tackling, but usually in a bad way and usually because it’s worthy of a sending off. However…

Luke Watson to leave Bath

Luke Watson to leave Bath

Bath Rugby can confirm that Luke Watson will be leaving the club at the end of the season.  He is returning to South Africa to play for Eastern Province. Speaking…

Schalk Brits

Schalk Brits – Saracens and South Africa

He’s been named player of the 2009/2010 season, a fitting title for a man thats had alot to prove. Rugby World caught up with ‘Twinkle Toes’ to chat about cars…

Jean de Villiers at a Springbok training session

Jean de Villiers – Stormers and South Africa

Just before the 2007 Lions tour kicked off Rugby World caught up with the Boks’ centre, chatting about embarrassing moments, his amazing party trick, and being scared of thunder and…

Super 14 – super stuff

Super 14 – super stuff

By Rugby World reader, Steve Heath You join me this week in a very sad mood as one of my best friends is in a coma. I did warn him…

Rugby World Player and Team of the Decade

Rugby World Player and Team of the Decade

By Paul Morgan, editor of Rugby World Magazine The new edition of Rugby World goes on sale today with our Player and Team of the Decade announced. But what do…

Tales from the 'Heath – Part 4

Tales from the 'Heath – Part 4

By Sam Perkins, Blackheath player and Rugby World reader I was once told a rugby player is fitter, stronger, harder and prettier than any footballer could be. I like to…