Thelo Wakefield

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

Why is Wakefield on tour?

The familiar sight of WP Rugby president Thelo Wakefield shadowing the touring DHL Stormers rankles CRAIG RAY who wonders why professional rugby suffers elected officials. READ MORE

Craig Ray

The plan was for Coetzee to report to Rassie

GAVIN RICH details how Allister Coetzee’s refusal to accept his limitations led to him rejecting the plan to resume a successful partnership with Rassie Erasmus at the Springboks. READ MORE

Gavin Rich

WP can’t afford to pay bonuses

There’s no sign that Western Province’s financial woes are on the mend as Thelo Wakefield has admitted the rugby union cannot afford to pay bonuses to all staff. READ MORE

All Out Rugby Staff Writer