Bulls back Bafana Bafana and South Africa

They are the best rugby side in the southern hemisphere and they have the trophies to prove it, and after giving up their cathedral, Loftus Versfeld, the Bulls went a step further when they swopped their hallowed sky blue jerseys for the Green and Gold Bafana Bafana jersey yesterday. Bulls captain Victor Matfield and the […]

Springboks give their backing to Bafana Bafana

The Springboks threw their weight behind Safa, Bafana Bafana and the World Cup preparations yesterday.  SA Rugby Union president Oregan Hoskins and national coach Peter de Villiers were in Durban at the celebrations marking the 100-day countdown to the tournament.  Hoskins predicted an “outstanding and memorable African World Cup”.  “We are heading into one of […]

Don’t panic, coach tells nation

Bafana Bafana coach Carlos Alberto Parreira urged the nation not to panic after an embarrassing 1-1 draw against lowly Namibia on Wednesday, but when is the time? The 81st-ranked Bafana were expected to brush aside the Namibians, ranked 30 places below South Africa in the world at a packed Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban in […]