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Currie Cup restructuring meeting postponed

Tuesday 28 January 2014

Special General Council Meeting to discuss the restructuring of the Currie Cup has been postponed, the SA Rugby Union (Saru) said in a statement on Tuesday.
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Rhodes to face Currie Cup hearing for last season

Tuesday 21 January 2014

Western Province and Stormers forward Michael Rhodes will appear before a South African Rugby Union (SARU) judicial committee on Thursday for a dangerous tackle in the Currie Cup final against The Sharks
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Carlos Spencer joins Eastern Province Rugby

Tuesday 10 December 2013

Former Golden Lions assistant coach and All Black flyhalf Carlos Spencer has joined the EP Kings coaching ranks for the 2014 season on a five year contract
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Currie Cup to stay with 6 teams for 2014

Friday 6 December 2013

South African Rugby officials have advised that a proposal to expand the Currie Cup Premier Division to eight teams in 2014 was withdrawn
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SA Rugby to decide on 2014 Currie Cup format

Friday 6 December 2013

The South African Rugby Union (Saru) are expected to decide whether to expand the Currie Cup premier division from six to eight teams in 2014 at their general meeting on Friday.
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Lambie happier after winning Currie Cup title

Thursday 31 October 2013

Sharks' back Patrick Lambie was delighted by the turnout of fans in the streets of Durban on Wednesday to celebrate their Currie Cup rugby success against Western Province at the weekend.
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Hoskins hopeful for a Currie Cup solution

Tuesday 29 October 2013

SA Rugby Union (Saru) president Oregan Hoskins is confident provincial unions will come to an agreement to expand the Currie Cup premier division from six to eight teams in 2014.
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Sharks coach praises his Currie Cup winners

Monday 28 October 2013

Sharks coach Brad McLeod-Henderson has praised his players and said they were "awesome" in their Currie Cup final victory over Western Province at Newlands on Saturday.
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Sharks beat Province to win 2013 Currie Cup

Saturday 26 October 2013

The Sharks won the Currie Cup title when they beat former champions Western Province 19-33 at Newlands.
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Pumas back in Currie Cup first division

Friday 25 October 2013

The Pumas announced their re-entry into the Currie Cup Premier Division in emphatic style as they routed Griquas 33-15 in the second and deciding leg of the promotion-relegation playoffs in Nelspruit on Friday evening.
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Sharks aiming for Currie Cup title & prize money

Friday 25 October 2013

Currie Cup title holders Western Province host the Sharks on Saturday in the first South African Currie Cup final to offer prize money.
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Du Plessis fit for Sharks in Currie Cup final

Thursday 24 October 2013

Prop Jannie du Plessis has been declared fit and will start the Currie Cup final as part of three changes for the clash against Western Province at Newlands on Saturday.
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W.Province vs Sharks - Currie Cup final Preview

Thursday 24 October 2013

Twelve years ago Western Province hosted the Natal Sharks in the Currie Cup final at Newlands in a thrilling finale to the competition. That was the last time the union hosted the final, and to their delight they registered a 29-24 victory.
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Currie Cup promotion-relegation clash preview

Thursday 24 October 2013

In Nelspruit the deciding Currie Cup promotion-relegation game between the Pumas and Griquas on Friday is expected to be tightly-fought given the closeness of their opening match in Kimberley. The hosts won the match 21-19 thanks to a last-minute try.
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Western Province unchanged for Currie Cup final

Wednesday 23 October 2013

Western Province Currie Cup coach Allister Coetzee has named an unchanged line-up for Saturday's Currie Cup final against the Sharks in Cape Town.
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Griquas make four changes for Currie Cup decider

Wednesday 23 October 2013

Griquas coach Pote Human has made four changes to his side for the second-leg Currie Cup promotion/relegation match against the Pumas in Nelspruit on Friday.
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The Currie Cup is also often called the Absa Currie Cup due to Sponsorship reasons. The ABSA Currie Cup features rugby teams such as the Blue Bulls, Natal Sharks, Free State Cheetahs, Western Province, Griquas, Lions, Leopards and the Pumas.

The ABSA Currie Cup is the world's oldest running Rugby tournament and is held each year in South Africa. The ABSA Currie Cup dates back to 1889 and is usually held between June and October.

The current ABSA Currie Cup Rugby format sees the competition split into two Rugby divisions.Six rugby teams are in the Premier Division, and contest the ABSA Currie Cup.

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Currie Cup table (Premier Division)              Currie Cup Table
1. W.Province 10 8 0 2 245 201 44 1 37
2. Sharks 10 7 3 0 271 223 48 5 33
3. Cheetahs 10 5 5 0 262 238 24 6 26
4. 10 4 5 1 326 296 30 8 26
5. Blue Bulls 10 3 6 1 225 235 -28 3 17
6. Griquas 10 1 9 0 208 326 -118 7 11

(Updated each Monday to check with officials)

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