Rainbow Cup

Benetton beat Bulls 35-8 in the final to win Rainbow Cup

Benetton Treviso went on to win their first major title as they trounced Vodacom Bulls 35-8 in the final at Stadio Comunale Di Mongio to win the Rainbow Cup.
20 June 2021

South African teams to combine with Pro14 sides for United Rugby Championship next season

The South African Super Rugby sides will be joining the Pro14 teams next season as plans for United Rugby Championship has been unveiled.
15 June 2021

South Africa Rugby boss Jurie Roux confident Covid outbreak in Emirates Lions camp won't affect Lions series

South Africa chief executive Jurie Roux is confident that the recent Covid-19 outbreak in the Emirates Lions camp will not affect the upcoming series against British and Irish Lions.
12 June 2021

Benetton in Rainbow Cup final after game against Ospreys cancelled due to Covid-19

Benetton Treviso have progressed to the final in the ongoing Rainbow Cup campaign after their sixth round clash against Ospreys was cancelled due to Covid-19.
9 June 2021

Connacht secure signing of Tonga international lock Leva Fifita

Connacht have announced the signing of Tonga international lock Leva Fifita ahead of the 2021/22 season.
1 June 2021

Edinburgh suspend training after a squad member tests positive for Covid-19

Edinburgh Rugby have suspended their training after a squad member was tested positive for Covid-19 in the latest round of testing.
1 June 2021

Ulster's Rainbow Cup game against Scarlets cancelled due to Covid-19

The Pro14 Rainbow Cup game between Ulster and Scarlets has been cancelled after positive cases of Covid-19 in the squad of the Irish regional side.
28 May 2021

Injury ends season for Stormers fly-half Kade Wolhuter

Stormers have been dealt an injury blow in the ongoing Rainbow Cup SA with fly-half Kade Wolhuter to miss the remainder of the season due to injury.
3 May 2021

Edinburgh, Connacht start Rainbow Cup with wins

Peter Sullivan scored the decisive try in the added minutes as Ulster edged out Connacht in the opening round of the Rainbow Cup at Kingspan Stadium.
24 April 2021

PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA to kick-off from 1st May

South Africa Rugby and PRO14 have announced the revised schedule for Rainbow Cup SA with the tournament kicking off from 1st May.
24 April 2021

Cross-hemisphere fixtures in Rainbow Cup cancelled after travel restrictions

The Rainbow Cup will now be split into dual tournaments after South Africa teams were denied travel permissions to play their games in Ireland and the United Kingdom due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation.
21 April 2021

From Dumfries to the Rainbow Cup: Level-headed Currie out to make his mark

Matthew Currie, the young Edinburgh centre, could well feature for Richard Cockerill's side as the Pro14 Rainbow Cup begins this weekend.
20 April 2021

Steven Kitshoff to captain Stormers

Stormers have confirmed that South Africa international Steven Kitshoff has signed a new deal with the club and has been appointed as the captain.
20 April 2021

Three law variations to be trialed during PRO14 Rainbow Cup

The inaugural edition of the PRO14 Rainbow Cup will see three law variations to be trialed.
15 April 2021

Fixtures for opening three rounds of Rainbow Cup unveiled

The Pro14 organisers have unveiled the fixtures for the opening three rounds of the Rainbow Cup competition that will involve 16 teams.
26 March 2021

Pro14 to conclude in March, 16-team Rainbow Cup to kick-off in April

The Pro14 organisers have confirmed that the 2020/21 season will conclude in March next year with the Rainbow Cup involving 16 teams to kick-off in April.
23 December 2020