Pieter de Villiers Released From South Africa Rugby Contract

SA Rugby confirmed on Wednesday that Pieter de Villiers has been released from his contract with the union to take up an opportunity in France. De Villiers, a former Test prop for France, joined SA Rugby in 2012 as a consultant and served on the Springbok team management until the end of the Rugby World…

Ghana Rugby Welcomes Nigeria Back to International Participation

Mr. Herbert Mensah, President and Board Chairman of Ghana Rugby sent a letter to the President of the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF), Mr Kelechukwu Mbagwu, in which he congratulated the Federation on the lifting of the suspension on the Federation by Rugby Africa. Mensah said, “I would like to congratulate you personally and on…

COUNTDOWN TO ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP IS ON

Today marks a year to go until the greatest celebration of cricket, the ICC Cricket World Cup, gets underway when hosts England take on South Africa at The Oval in London. The format for the 2019 edition, the same used in Australia and New Zealand in 1992, sees the 10 best teams in the world…

Mikel Obi Leads 25 Eagles to London

…Simon for further checks in the UK Skipper Mikel John Obi was joined on the chartered flight from Abuja to London on Wednesday afternoon by deputy skipper Ogenyi Onazi, defender Kenneth Omeruo, pacy winger Ahmed Musa and 21 other players as the Super Eagles headed for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals. There will be…