Domestic Rugby & The Super Rugby Championship Cup

The structure of Super Rugby (SR) has long been untenable and it is time to blow it up and start fresh.

For some time, as an Australian, I subscribed to the idea that we needed a Pacific or trans-Tasman competition. I now believe that this would be unfair to South Africa and would face the same sustainability issues.

I believe the future of Super Rugby is in the structure of a Championship Cup in a similar mould to the Heineken Cup in Europe. The top teams for domestic leagues in South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and Japan would qualify for the Cup for a home and away pool stage followed by playoffs. There would be a financial burden to begin with, however the domestic leagues across the SANZAAR nations, coupled with the Championship Cup could offer an attractive broadcast package.

Draft Rugby – A New Direction!

Our team at Fantasy XV Draft have had a great time delivering high quality Fantasy and injury news for the Super Rugby competition over the last few years. 2019 has provided us the opportunity to offer something much much greater to the rugby loving community. As fanatical fans of Fantasy Rugby ourselves, we have decided […]