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Monday, February 06, 2006

McKeever adamant the Spears will not be spiked

SOUTHERN Spears CEO Tony McKeever insisted yesterday that the newly formed Eastern Cape franchise would play in the Super 14 competition in 2007 and 2008 and that the Spears could be ready to take to the field this weekend if any existing franchise were to refuse to sign Sanzar’s participation agreement.

Thursday, February 02, 2006

Van Rooyen’s claims suggest I am a liar, says Basson

WESTERN Province Rugby Union president Koos Basson yesterday dismissed claims by South African Rugby Union (Saru) president Brian van Rooyen that he was never a member of Saru’s management committee (manco), and said Van Rooyen’s claims implied he was “a liar”.