PUMA Social News Archive

South Africa

September 2011

  • World Cup Round Up: 10-11th September

    World Cup Round Up: 10-11th September

    September 11, 2011

    The anticipation is over, the first ball has been kicked, and the home nation provided their fans with a familiar blend of joy and frustration in their opening fixture against Tonga, which will no doubt lead New Zealanders to wonder whether they really do have what it takes to regain the trophy they have not held since the competition’s inaugural year in 1987.

    The weekend’s first Pool games bore witness to some incredible rugby and more than a few scares for the top nations, suggesting an ever-narrowing gap between the best and the rest on the biggest stage of them all. Here is our round up of the best of the action.

  • World Cup Heroes: Victor Matfield

    World Cup Heroes: Victor Matfield

    September 07, 2011

    PUMA’s Victor Matfield or “Big Vic” as we like to call him, is the irrepressible Springbok lock, big game player and all round rugby legend. You may ask why we are lavishing such superlatives on this star of South African rugby? The reason is simple: Victor is AWESOME and there’s a certain tournament in New Zealand about to begin!

August 2011

  • PUMA Rugby: The Ones To Watch

    PUMA Rugby: The Ones To Watch

    August 22, 2011

    PUMA will be well represented on the Rugby field with a whole host of stars wearing our gear!

  • World Cup Warm Up Summary 13th-14th August

    World Cup Warm Up Summary 13th-14th August

    August 15, 2011

    With the World Cup getting closer all the time, the August internationals offered players the last chance to impress before their coaches decide who will be making the flight to New Zealand.

    Here’s our exclusive round-up of the top clashes featuring a host of PUMA’s biggest rugby stars!
     

  • The Azzurri Reign Against Spain

    The Azzurri Reign Against Spain

    August 11, 2011

    Yesterday evening saw 2006 World Champions Italy take on current World Champions Spain in an exhilarating encounter in Bari. PUMA Football stars Ginaluigi Buffon and Giorgio Chiellini starting for an Azzurri team looking to bounce back from a 2-0 loss to Ireland back in June.

July 2011

  • Q&A with Steven Pienaar

    Q&A with Steven Pienaar

    July 21, 2011

    PUMA Football caught up with South Africa captain, Steven Pienaar to ask him some questions about his career.

December 2010