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The ICC U-turn: What gives?

The news that emerged on Tuesday was that the ICC had changed its mind on the number of associate teams that will take part in…

The great Super 15 swindle

As we approach the business end of the inaugural Super 15, there will be much stocktaking on both sides of the Indian Ocean. The tournament…

A Super Rugby Fantasy team

One of the advantages the information age has brought to the world of sports is the invention of the Fantasy League. America could arguably be…

Saru should look to NZ to keep big names

There is an often-used phrase, slowly creeping on the borders of cliché, by the South African rugby media to signify the “what now?” question once…

Stormers have it all to play for

Week 14 of the 2011 Super 15 is fast approaching, and with only a few weeks left till the “finals series” (feels like a bastardised…

Time running out for Wenger

“I have never cared very much for personal prizes. A man does not become a freedom fighter in the hope of winning awards, but when…

Cheetahs win over the neutrals

For South African rugby fans, the current Super 15 log isn’t the most pleasant thing to look at. The Stormers do lie in “third” place…

ICC gives minnows the finger

The 2011 World Cup in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh could be seen as a success and that is because the tournament had it all.…