Namibia

Renaldo Bothma: 'I just want to get products in the market that can help rugby players'

When Renaldo Bothma arrived on English shores in 2017, many could remember the loose forward as a hard runner in attack and a monstrous tackler from the Rugby World Cup two years prior.
27 February 2020

Namibia's World Cup game against Canada called-off due to safety concerns

World Rugby has confirmed that the Pool B World Cup game between Namibia and Canada in Kamaishi has been called-off due to safety concerns.
13 October 2019

11-try New Zealand trounce Namibia 71-9

The All Blacks continued their impressive run as they came up with an 11-try performance to trounce Namibia 71-9 in their Pool B encounter at Tokyo Stadium on Sunday.
6 October 2019

New Zealand make 13 changes for encounter against Namibia

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has made 13 changes to the starting line-up for the third round of the World Cup game against Namibia to be played in Tokyo.
4 October 2019

Nine-try South Africa trounce Namibia 57-3

South Africa came up with a clinical display as they scored nine tries to trounce Namibia 57-3 in the second round of the World Cup at City of Toyota Stadium on Saturday.
28 September 2019

Playing the Springboks with be a ‘massive honour’ for Namibia

Namibia take on South Africa in their second game of the Rugby World Cup on Saturday.
27 September 2019

South Africa make 13 changes for Namibia encounter

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus has made 13 changes to the starting line-up for the second round of the World Cup clash against Namibia to be played in Aichi on Saturday.
25 September 2019

Italy begin World Cup campaign with 47-22 win over Namibia

Italy kick-started their World Cup campaign off to a winning note as they defeated Namibia 47-22 in the Pool B clash at Hanazono Rugby Stadium on Sunday.
22 September 2019

Italy make nine changes for World Cup opener against Namibia

Italy head coach Conor O'Shea has named the matchday squad for the World Cup opening game against Namibia to be played in Osaka this weekend.
20 September 2019

Rugby World Cup Pool B Preview

TRU’s Joe Harvey previews Pool B which begins with New Zealand v South Africa.
18 September 2019

Namibia progress to 2019 World Cup after winning Rugby Africa Gold Cup

Namibia has progressed to the 2019 World Cup in Japan after they defeated Kenya 53-28 to win the Rugby Africa Gold Cup in Windhoek on Saturday.
19 August 2018

Namibian lock Tjiuee Uanivi to join Glasgow

Glasgow Warriors have completed the signing of Namibian international Tjiuee Uanivi for the upcoming season.
28 June 2016

Saracens flanker Jacques Burger set to retire

Saracens flanker Jacques Burger has confirmed he will retire from rugby following Sunday's Aviva Premiership game against Newcastle at Allianz Park.
28 April 2016

Burger back in the mix at Saracens

Saracens back-row Jacques Burger says his side have start the defence of their Premiership crown very well and he is relishing the chance to be back involved with club rugby.
30 October 2015

Jacques Burger: The honour of the jersey

Namibia's inspirational former captain, Jacques Burger, retired from international rugby after the World Cup and tells Talking Rugby Union about representing his country and his World Cup experience.
29 October 2015

Tier 2 standouts set for stardom

The quarter-finals of Rugby World Cup 2015 are now set and although no Tier 2 sides were unable to escape from the pools, they have been the shining lights of the tournament so far.
12 October 2015

Nine-try Argentina power past Namibia

There was no Diego Maradona for inspiration, but Argentina did not need him as the Pumas danced past Namibia in a nine-try, 64-19 win at Leicester City Stadium.
11 October 2015

Georgia beat Namibia to get closer to automatic qualification for RWC2019

Georgia captain Mamuka Gorgodze broke stubborn Namibia to inspire his side to a nervy second win of the World Cup in Exeter.
8 October 2015

Jacques Burger: Namibian Warrior

I honestly believe Jacques Burger is made of steel. His commitment to the cause on the rugby field is bone-crushingly staggering.
30 September 2015

Tonga take second place after beating Namibia

Tonga saw off Namibia, 35-21 in a thriller at Sandy Park.
29 September 2015