South Africa Springboks

Scarlets sign Springboks No.8 to help offset summer departure of Scotland skipper John Barclay

The Scarlets have bolstered their back-row for next season by signing Springboks No.8 Uzair Cassiem.<p>The PRO12 champions are losing two key members of …


England fullback Anthony Watson to miss tests against the Springboks

England fullback Anthony Watson has been ruled out for six months because of an Achilles injury.<p>Watson suffered the injury on the half-hour mark of …

South African Rugby

Scotland leapfrog Springboks in World Rugby rankings

Scotland have replaced the Springboks in the top five in the World Rugby rankings following their 29-27 win over Italy on Saturday.<p>Scotland's victory …

South African Rugby

Scots move past Springboks in rankings

2018-03-19 14:51<p>Greig Laidlaw (Getty Images)<p>Cape Town - <b>Scotland’s</b> last-gasp 29-27 win over Italy in Rome was enough to lift them above the <b>Springboks</b> …

Sport (South Africa)

Springbok Legend Serfontein to Serve On Rugby Board

[New Era] Windhoek -Former Springbok and Western Province captain Divan Serfontein has been appointed as a board member of newly-established Namibian …

South Africa

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Imibiko ehambelanayo<p>Nonkululeko Nhlapo<p>eThekwini - Abe-Tourism KwaZulu-Natal (TKZN) banohlelo lwe-KZN Travel Academy nokuwuhlelo lokuxhumanisa labo …


Bok sevens women looking to make a statement

The future of women’s rugby in South Africa is at stake when the Springbok Women Sevens team take to the field during the World Rugby Qualifier …

Sport (South Africa)

Springboks must target embattled England in 2018 June Test series - Craig Lewis column

England’s dramatic fall from grace should provide an ideal opportunity for the Springboks to make a successful start to the Rassie Erasmus era in …

South African Rugby

How the Boks could win the 2023 World Cup

DURBAN – Anybody who knows Rassie Erasmus will know that a six-year contract with Saru does not remotely mean that he will have a whistle around his …

Sport (South Africa)

Rassie has his work cut out

Former Springbok captain Rassie Erasmus became South Africa’s latest head coach this week, taking over from Allister Coetzee, who had a disastrous …

Sport (South Africa) | Rassie: Aerial defence Boks' biggest problem

New Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus believes the weak point in the national set-up isn't systems or game plan - its a lack of aerial skills.

Sport (South Africa)

Springboks vs England – ticket prices and how to get them

Tickets for the Springboks’ first Test against England range from affordable to pretty expensive.The match is scheduled to be played in Johannesburg …

South Africa

R150-R850 for tickets for Boks v England opener

2018-03-02 12:50<p>Ellis Park (Lloyd Burnard)<p>Cape Town - Tickets for the <b>Springboks’</b> first Test at home under the guidance of Rassie Erasmus, against</b> …

Sport (South Africa)

Juggling act for Erasmus as Saru appoint him Springbok coach

In what is hardly a revelation, the South African Rugby Union (Saru) on Thursday confirmed that Rassie Erasmus will be the new Springbok coach.<p>He …

Rugby World Cup

Springboks coach to be named on Thursday

JOHANNESBURG – The announcement of a successor to sacked Allister Coetzee as Springboks coach will be made Thursday in Johannesburg, a South African …

Sport (South Africa)

BREAKING: Rassie Erasmus confirmed as the new Springbok coach!

Rassie Erasmus will spearhead a streamlined but experienced Springbok management team until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup, SA Rugby confirmed …

Sport (South Africa)

Boks’ tough start just got tougher | Cardinelli Column

The Test against Wales in the USA may do the Springboks more harm than good a week before a crucial series-opener against England, writes <b>JON</b> …

South African Rugby

Springboks could benefit from Bulls and Lions Super Rugby success

JOAHNNESBURG - It would be premature to stand atop Loftus Versfeld and Ellis Park and pronounce how great the Bulls and Lions are and that they will …

Sport (South Africa)

Wales to meet Springboks in one-off test in Washington | Reuters

(Reuters) - Wales will take on South Africa in a one-off test in Washington on June 2 marking the first contest between top-tier national teams to be held in the U.S. capital.<p>FILE PHOTO - Rugby Union - Six Nations Championship - Ireland vs Wales - Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Republic of Ireland - …

Rugby World Cup | Boks in the USA! SA to face Wales in Washington

The Springboks will kick off their 2018 international season on an historic note when they face Wales in a once-off Test in Washington DC.

Sport (South Africa)

Springboks to play Wales in Washington DC

The Springboks will face Wales at the Robert F Kennedy Stadium in Washington DC on 2 June.<p>This will be the first time the Boks will face tier-one …

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news, live scores, results, fixtures, logs and video for Bulls, Sharks, Stormers, Lions and Cheetahs

The Springboks will face Wales at the Robert F. Kennedy Stadium in Washington DC on 2 June.<p>This will be the first time the Boks will face tier-one …

South African Rugby | Boks v All Blacks in Brazil? NZR dismisses report

New Zealand Rugby has dismissed a report that the All Blacks could play a one-off Test against the Springboks in Brazil.

Sport (South Africa) | Marx feels sorry for sacked Coetzee

Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx has sympathy for sacked Springbok coach Allister Coetzee.

Sport (South Africa) | Boks stay at No 5 in rankings

There was little movement in the top echelons of the official World Rugby rankings following Test action this past weekend.

Sport (South Africa)

Smith turns down Boks as Duncan heads to Worcester

Springbok backline coach Franco Smith has apparently turned down an offer to stay on with the national team and will return to coaching the Cheetahs …

South African Rugby

Days after Coetzee’s departure, Springboks rise in rankings

The Springboks have moved up one place on the rankings without kicking a ball in 2018.

Sport (South Africa)

Bulls welcome back Boks

Bulls boss John Mitchell will field his strongest available match-day squad in their final pre-season warm-up against the Jaguares in Pretoria on …

South African Rugby

Peter de Villiers: I warned Allister Coetzee of SA Rugby perils

Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers says that he had warned Allister Coetzee about SA Rugby setting him up for failure.

Allister Coetzee

Mitchell brings out Bulls' Boks for Stormers

Bulls coach John Mitchell has named a near full-strength squad for his team's penultimate warm-up match ahead of their Super Rugby campaign against …

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