George Byron Deputy sports editor & rugby writer

George Byron is the rugby writer and deputy sports editor for The Herald and Weekend Post. He won the national Vodacom Superjourno of the Year award in 2013 for his coverage of Super Rugby. He is a previous sports editor of the Evening Post, Weekend Post and Herald.

Politics

Mapimpi and Am are world beaters, says Sharks coach

Sharks coach Sean Everitt hailed wing Makazole Mapimpi and centre Lukhanyo Am as probably the best players in the world ...

Sport

EP Elephants to work closely with Madibaz

There will be close co-operation between Elephants and the Madibaz Varsity Cup teams in the build-up to the new season, ...

Sport

EP appoint three assistant Currie Cup coaches

Three assistants have been appointed to help EP head coach Dumisani Mhani prepare the Elephants for their make-or-break ...

News

WP amped for high-energy thriller

A high energy performance is required if a new-look Western Province side want to tame the Lions in a Carling Currie ...

Sport

Elephants await decision on support staff

A decision is expected soon on the appointment of key support staff to help EP head coach Dumisani Mhani prepare the ...

Sport

Combined EP-Border team would have huge potential, says Fana

A combined EP Elephants and Border Bulldogs team has massive potential to compete at Currie Cup Premier Division and ...

Sport

‘EP and Border rugby must unite to reach potential’

If EP’s Elephants and the Border Bulldogs want to fulfil their potential in the Currie Cup the regions must unite and ...

Sport

Sparks to fly over EP’s Currie Cup rugby status

Sparks will fly when SA Rugby bosses meet on Friday to decide whether EP will be promoted to play in the top tier ...

Sport

Rassie’s absence had no effect on beaten Boks, coach says

The absence of banned tactical guru Rassie Erasmus had no effect on the Springboks when they crashed to a shattering ...

Sport

Try machine Mapimpi blitzes way to Bok record

Try machine Makazole Mapimpi blitzed his way to a stunning record when he scored an astounding 20th try in only 25 ...