1. Super Rugby's Talking Points: Week 9

    Greetings to all rugby fans out there. This is the first in what I hope will be a new weekly column dedicated to discussions on Super Rugby and also any matters pertaining to rugby—all the good, the bad, the controversial and downright ridiculous...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 2 years ago 391 reads 1 comments

  2. Super Rugby: Week One Preview

    It's been four months since the All Blacks triumphed over a determined French outfit in the final of a memorable, if not controversial, Rugby World Cup...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 2 years ago 119 reads 1 comments

  3. Stormers 2012: Will This Be Their Year?

    In 2010, the Stormers reached their first Super Rugby final. They ultimately lost in the final against a more experienced and fired-up Bulls team...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 2 years ago 449 reads 4 comments

  4. Rugby: ABSA Currie Cup: Week Three Preview

    Week three was an interesting week indeed, with some notable "upsets" taking place. Firstly, the win by the Lions against Griquas was not entirely unexpected...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about 3 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  5. Rugby: ABSA Currie Cup: Week Two Preview

    Even though it's only one week into the competition, the first round of the ABSA Currie Cup did deliver some warning signs for the rest of the competition...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about 3 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  6. ABSA Currie Cup Preview: How Do the Eight Teams Look?

    As the curtain closes on a grueling 20-week Super Rugby competition, rugby fans can barely catch their breath as a whole new feast of rugby awaits...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about 3 years ago 292 reads 0 comments

  7. Super Rugby Semifinal Wrap: The Two Best Teams in the Final

    In the build-up to this past weekend's semi-finals, all the talk was about how close these encounters would be, and how any of the teams could effectively go through...

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  8. Super Rugby Semifinals: Who Will Go Through?

    After more then four months of intense rugby which has involved brutal derbies, travelling across time zones and player fatigue, the end is in sight. It has been the longest ever installment of Super Rugby, and four teams remain...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 3 years ago 212 reads 0 comments

  9. Jantjes at Fullback for Stormers: Is It a Wise Move?

    What could be bigger then a Super Rugby semi-final at home against the most successful franchise in the history of the competition? Short answer: Nothing (Other then a home final that is)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 3 years ago 191 reads 1 comments

  10. Do the Stormers Really Need Francois Hougaard?

    The score is Stormers 6, Bulls 12 with 15 minutes to go. The Newlands crowd is in a screaming frenzy in and effort to lift their team to a victory. A defensive line-out for the Stormers in their half...

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  11. Rugby: Who Will Finish Top of the Super 15 Log?

    As we approach the final week in the Round Robin stage of the inaugural Super 15, there appears to be a bit of a log-jam atop the standings...

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  12. Is This the End of the "Big Five" Era (Woods, Mickelson, Els, Singh, Goosen)?

    Is this the end of the “Big Five” era of golf? When I say “Big Five,” I am of course referring to the domination of Tiger Woods , Phil Mickelson , Ernie Els, Vijay Singh and Retief Goosen...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 3 years ago 1,205 reads 5 comments

  13. Golf: Best Performances by South African Golfers in Majors Since 1994

    1994 was a historic year for South Africa: the first free democratic elections took place and Nelson Mandela was sworn in as President. The country was on the first steps to reconciliation...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Graham Leverton about over 3 years ago 763 reads 0 comments