Welwitschias plot revenge against Uruguay

The Namibian senior rugby team, the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias, will have another chance this weekend to redeem itself after Saturday’s 52-36 drubbing at the hands of Uruguay in their first test match played at the Hage Geingob Stadium.

Davies expects tough tests against Uruguay

Namibia expects tough encounters against the visiting Uruguay rugby national team, coach Phil Davies has said.

Welwitschias, Suburbs travel to SA to play for pride

The Windhoek Draught Welwitschias travel to East London this weekend to face Border Bulldogs at the BCM Stadium, in a match that the national rugby team will be playing for pride.

De Beer defends Welwitschias’ record

Former national team flanker Sybrand de Beer, who played for the country between 1995 and 1999, believes that both the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias and FNB Western Suburbs are on the right track in their respective competitions.
Namibia’s greatest rugby export, Jacques Burger, believes that the senior national rugby team, the Welwetschias, still have a long way to go before they can become a force to be reckoned with in world rugby.

Welwitschias hosts wounded Falcons

The Welwitschias will be hoping to record a second successive win in the Currie Cup First Division when they host a wounded Falcons at the Hage Geingob Rugby Stadium in Windhoek on Saturday.

Welwitschias in high spirits ahead of Kings clash

After coming within minutes of winning their opening match in the Currie Cup First Division last weekend against the Touch Down Griffons, the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias will this Saturday host the Eastern Province Kings, in a must-win match for coach Lyn Jones and his team.

Welwitschias hope to make amends in Currie Cup

After finding life difficult in the SuperSport Rugby Challenge, the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias are looking forward to the Currie Cup First Division, where the team stands a chance of doing well.

Davies pleads for sponsors after Gold Cup win

Welwitschias coach Phil Davies is hoping that his team’s recent triumph in the Africa Rugby Gold Cup will result in a sponsorship rush, as he eyes a possible two-test series against Uruguay in November.

Welwitschias on the cusp of glory

Welwitschias coach Phil Davies will be relying on his experienced players against Kenya when the two sides meet in what is expected to be a mouthwatering 2017 Rugby Africa Gold Cup match on Saturday.
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