When a South African rugby player runs onto the field, he does so with a team behind him.

So when he finds himself having to adapt to life with a “new normal” after a catastrophic injury, it is once again a team approach needed to lift him up.

The Players’ Fund joins this team, and does so indefinitely.



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Sikhosonke’s Dream will come true

Each of our 108 recipients have their own story, with their own unique challenges and goals. As part of our pledge to support the seriously injured rugby players in SA, we cover the essentials as far as we can and when hopes and dreams are revealed, we try to work...

Friends of the Fund Giving Back

Max Baise was one of South Africa’s greatest referees and this is his story: This recently published story of a South African refereeing legend takes readers from Žagare in northern Lithuania to Hoopstad north of Bloemfontein in the Free State, from the Outspan...

Rugby’s Golf Club

A new golf club has been set up for like-minded, business orientated rugby fans. For R3600 a year you can become a member of an exclusive golf club, which doesn’t restrict you to one course. You’ll be signed up for six golf days at six different courses throughout the...

Durban fuels the Fund

On Wednesday 2 March 2016, the Players’ Fund team were put through their paces as they set up the venue for the first ever Super Rugby Quiz night at the College Rovers Rugby Club in the KZN humidity. The aim of this event was to raise funds for the 108 recipients whom...

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