Pumas debuts three youngsters

Pumas blood three more youngsters – 14 June 2018

Three more youngsters are making their provincial debuts when the iCOLLEGE Pumas face the Namibian Welwitschias at the Sasol Rugby Club in Secunda on Friday night. Prop forward Morgan Naudé and lock Le Roux Roets will have their first taste of the SuperSport Challenge in a Starting XV that shows ten changes all in all. […]

SuperSport Rugby Challenge

Saturday was a dress-rehearsal – 4 June 2018

The iCOLLEGE Pumas’ 43-35 victory in the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Saturday over the Xerox Golden Lions which was in the balance until the last seconds, could have been a dress-rehearsal for a possible SuperSport Challenge quarter final later this season. The Pumas kept their unbeaten record intact and should do so in their […]

One of the two stalwarts, Justin van Staden, scores a try

Two stalwarts included in the lineup – 31 May 2018

The iCOLLEGE Pumas have included two stalwarts, flyhalf Justin van Staden and lock Hugo Kloppers in their starting line-up to host the Lions at the Mbombela Stadium on Saturday. Van Staden replaces an injured Christopher Smith, the top scorer in the SuperSport Challenge, and should rise up to the challenge. The flyhalf has scored nearly […]

Pumas victory

Pumas set milestones in victory – 26 May 2018

The Pumas kept their unbeaten record in this year’s SuperSport Challenge intact at Loftus Versfeld by beating the Blue Bulls 34-22 in this away fixture. They were dominating the match for at the first hour and were leading 34-12 before a late fightback by the Light Blues. They set a few milestones in this victory: […]

Pumas against Blue Bulls

Pumas change props for Blue Bulls – 24 May 2018

The Pumas have made two changes in the front-row and one at fullback for their SuperSport Challenge fixture against the Blue Bulls at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday. This fixture is a curtain-raiser to the Super Rugby match between the Bulls and the Brumbies. Veteran loosehead De-Jay Terblanche returns in the number one jersey while Devon […]

Stefan Willemse back for Pumas

Stefan Willemse back for Pumas – 17 May 2018

Pumas lock Stefan Willemse makes a welcome return to action when he takes the field in their SuperSport Challenge fixture against the Valke at Nelspruit’s Mbombela Stadium. Willemse is one of a trio that returns to action for the first time this year with both flanker Francois Kleinhans and the versatile back Gerrit Smit starting […]

Press Release

Press Release: Two players debut – 10 May 2018

Two former Leopards, Jeandré Rudolph and Henko Marais, will make their run-on debuts for the iCOLLEGE Pumas when they meet the Namibian Welwitschias in Windhoek on Saturday. Marais will wear the Puma jersey for the first time and will slot in at inside centre with captain Hennie Skorbinski starting on his outside. Rudolph will start […]

Morné Joubert and Wayno Visagie

Two former Sharks join Pumas – 9 May 2018

The Pumas have secured the services of two Sharks players, fullback Morné Joubert and midfielder Wayno Visagie for the remainder of the current season up untill the end of next season. Joubert, a former SA School’s fullback from Glenwood, has represented the Sharks in ten games during 2016 and 2017 and is equally at home […]

Christopher Smit debuts for the Pumas

Smit steers Puma to grand victory – 21 April 2018

On a great day for the Pumas’ debutants, firstly their new sponsor on their chest, iCOLLEGE, and flyhalf Christopher Smit, they started their SuperSport Challenge campaign with a 36-18 victory over the Blue Bulls at the Nelspruit Rugby Club on Saturday. Smith had a dream debut for his new team, scoring 21 points on debut […]

Pumas Currie Cup run comes to an end – 13 October 2017

The Boogey Man, Warrick Gelant, was instrumental in the Blue Bulls turning the tides on the Pumas at Loftus Versfeld on Friday night with the Bulls scoring eight tries to four in their 52-32 victory. Gelant scored only one of the tries but he stepped and weaver his way past numerous defenders to keep the […]