No Mains for Cats

Cats CEO Andy Turner has squashed the rumour that former coach Laurie Mains would be taking over from Frans Ludeke in a desperate bid to bail out the ailing franchise.

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Umaga back for Canes

Former All Black skipper Tana Umaga will return for the Hurricanes to face the Highlanders in their Vodacom Super 14 encounter on Easter Sunday.

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Cash row will spear new franchise

Many statements were made on Monday about the Spears, but very few questions were answered. Where did the R4.6 million go, if not on salaries to players? And who in the South African Rugby Union allows that kind of money to be given away without a proof of spend?

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Carter talks up Cheetahs

Dan Carter says the Crusaders won’t underestimate the Cheetahs when the teams meet in the Vodacom Super 14 on Saturday.

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Sharks are future Boks

The next generation of Springbok stars will come from the Sharks veteran flank AJ Venter has predicted.

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Koen shows his class

The emergence of Peter Grant and Naas Olivier as world class goalkickers is a tribute to the forgotten work of Louis Koen, the Stormers kicking coach.

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Turner: Bite will match roar

Cats CEO Andy Turner has promised that action will back up the tough talk eminating from the Joburg franchise’s management this week, despite keo.co.za learning that coach Frans Ludeke has a five year contract.

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Gaffie to the rescue

Gaffie du Toit is set to return to the Cheetahs starting XV for their Vodacom Super 14 match against the Crusaders in Christchurch on Saturday.

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Aussies want SA beef

Cats captain Wikus van Heerden believes South African forwards would jump at the chance to play for the Queensland Reds or Western Force if Australian rugby’s import restrictions were relaxed.

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Dlulane atones for Hurricane howler

Tim Dlulane’s disastrous cameo against the Hurricanes in an earlier round of the Vodacom Super 14 has been forgotten in the wake of his dogged display against the Chiefs on Saturday.

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