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.

Sport

Can Slater dig EP out of hole after Covid-19 bomb?

EP are expected turn to centre Sherwin Slater to provide the leadership needed to dig the Elephants out of a hole after ...

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Covid-19 bombshell hits EP rugby

A Covid bomb hit EP Rugby on Tuesday when 11 players and coach Peter de Villiers tested positive for the virus forcing ...

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Last chance saloon for Sharks

It’s last chance saloon time for the Sharks as they bid to resurrect their faltering PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA title hopes ...

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Div puts EP on war footing ahead of warm-ups

Undaunted by loss of seven senior players EP coach Peter de Villiers has put his team on a war footing ahead of ...

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EP’s Radebe gets chance to shine against Cheetahs

EP coach Peter de Villiers is delighted Elephants captain Inny Radebe has been given an opportunity to shine for an ...

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Can Lions stop Bulls juggernaut?

After watching a runaway Bulls train demolish everything in its path an expectant Lions outfit are waiting at the next ...

News

EP narrowly fail in bid for Premier Division status

Eastern Province’s bid to play in the top tier Currie Cup Premier Division failed when rugby bosses narrowly voted ...

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Rademan bidding for EP Currie Cup coup

Tough negotiations are on the cards at Tuesday’s SA Rugby annual meeting when EP Rugby president Andre Rademan makes a ...

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EP Rugby boss Rademan calls for truce after win

It was a landslide victory for Rademan who trounced his presidential opponent Vernon Stuurman by 130 votes to 54 at the ...

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Andre Rademan retains EP Rugby presidency

The race for the presidency was expected to be a tight affair but Rademan ousted fellow candidate Vernon Stuurman quite ...