Pumas rewarded for finishing top of the log

Pumas rewarded for finishing top of the log -24 June 2018

The iCOLLEGE Pumas got rewarded with a home SuperSport Challenge quarter final at the Mbombela stadium next Saturday against the Blue Bulls for finishing on the overall top of the log. The Pumas and Griquas will host next weekend’s play-off fixtures at their home-grounds while the other for contestants will have to travel to the […]

Jeandré Rudolph to lead the Pumas

Rudolph leads Pumas for first time – 21 June 2018

Flanker Jeandré Rudolph will lead the iCOLLEGE Pumas for the first time when they meet the Valke in their last round robin fixture of the SuperSport Challenge in the Bill Jardine Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday. Rudolph is an accomplished leader who has captained both the Leopards and the Pukke’s Varsity Cup team with distinction. […]

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 […]