SA Rugby

Cap to chase or keep players?

The AOR team debates whether SA Rugby’s new contracting model will accelerate the player exodus overseas or see them commit to staying in SA.  READ MORE

Big Debate

Back big schools to find Boks

FRESH TAKE: Rather than fret about the power of the top schools, SA Rugby must invest in their programs, writes DAWIE BOONZAAIER. READ MORE

Dawie Boonzaaier

Bravo, SA Rugby! – Jake

JAKE WHITE applauds SA Rugby for taking a stand against European clubs and underlines the importance of following through on the plan. READ MORE

Jake White

Pro rugby must revolt or die

The only way pro rugby survives in South Africa is if a big-time benefactor bankrolls a breakaway league with five squads of top talent, writes CRAIG RAY. READ MORE

Craig Ray

Roux gets his day in court

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux will spend much of the first half of this Rugby World Cup year preparing to clear his name at the Cape Town High Court. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer

Stare down Euro clubs

As UK clubs attempt to dictate the terms of Willie le Roux and Faf de Klerk’s availability to the Springboks, STEPHEN NELL says it’s time for SA Rugby to push back. READ MORE

Stephen Nell

Turn rugby exodus into revenue

Stop stewing over the hundreds of players propelled through international departures by the nose-diving Rand, ZELIM NEL has a plan to make that demand work in SA’s favour.  READ MORE

Zelim Nel

SA sends boys to battle men

BRENDEN NEL dives into the numbers to discover that, while Europe’s title-winning clubs have an average age of 26, most of SA’s pro players are still in their teens. READ MORE

Brenden Nel

24 hours to defuse WP loan saga

STEPHEN NELL explains how a legal timebomb will detonate if Western Province, SA’s richest rugby union, doesn’t provide security for a R44m loan by July 6. READ MORE

Stephen Nell

Boks busk for cash

SA Rugby is scrambling to keep the lights on, writes STEPHEN NELL, and that’s why the Boks have to put on a smile and tap dance against Wales in the USA. READ MORE

Stephen Nell

Rugby is bleeding money

The game is facing unsustainable commercial challenges and CRAIG RAY says re-elected SA Rugby president Mark Alexander cannot be expected to solve them all on his own.  READ MORE

Craig Ray