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Lambie happy with chance
Lambie happy with chance Springbok flyhalf, Pat Lambie is thankful to have been given an opportunity to prove himself in his prefer number 10 jersey as they prepare for their final test of the...
Defence key for Italy
Defence key for Italy Italy coach Jacques Brunel is calling on the Azzurri defence to limit the expected damage against an "extremely efficient" South Africa when the sides meet in the hosts'...
100 Up as skipper for McCaw
100 Up as skipper for McCaw All Blacks captain, Richie McCaw is set to become the first man in rugby history to captain his country for a 100th time when he leads the World Champions against Wales...
Four changes to Springbok starting XV in Padova
Four changes to Springbok starting XV in Padova The Springbok starting team to face Italy in Padova on Saturday shows four changes from the side which beat England at Twickenham last week, with three new faces amongst...
Dreyer to join the Boks in Italy
Dreyer to join the Boks in Italy Lions prop, Ruan Dreyer has been called up to the Springbok team ahead of this weekends’ third test on their end-of-year-tour.
Le Roux and Vermeulen shortlisted for rugby's top award
Le Roux and Vermeulen shortlisted for rugby's top award Springbok fullback Willie le Roux and No8 Duane Vermeulen on Wednesday were named among five candidates for the IRB World Rugby Player of the year.
Springboks make five changes to the starting XV for England
Springboks make five changes to the starting XV for England Rugby World Cup winners JP Pietersen and Schalk Burger will start Saturday’s second Test in the end-of-year-tour against England at Twickenham as the Springbok match-23...
Reinach and Lambie could start against England
Reinach and Lambie could start against England The Springboks could see a new halfback combination when they face England at Twickenham on Saturday.
England cut their squad for the Springbok test
England cut their squad for the Springbok test England have drafted Marland Yarde and James Haskell into their reduced 24-man squad to face the Springboks on Saturday at Twickenham. Coach Staurt Lancaster...
Vermaak replaces Pienaar in Bok squad
Vermaak replaces Pienaar in Bok squad Scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar has been ruled out of the Springboks end-of-year-tour due to a knee ligament injury and he will be replaced by Jano Vermaak ahead of Saturday’s...
The Boks arrive in Ireland
The Boks arrive in Ireland A bright sunshiny but chilly day greeted the Springboks when they arrived in Dublin on Sunday, where they kick-off the end-of-year- tour against Ireland this weekend.
De Jongh to start for the Baabaas
De Jongh to start for the Baabaas Victorious Western Province captain, Juan de Jongh has earned a starting role for the Barbarians when they face the Wallabies on Saturday at Twickenham in London.
Cheika named new Wallabies coach
Cheika named new Wallabies coach The Australian Rugby Union has appointed Michael Cheika as the new Wallabies coach, just days after Ewen McKenzie walked out on the team.
Super Sarel becomes a Baabaa
Super Sarel becomes a Baabaa It’s hard to believe that the Toyota Cheetahs' much loved scrumhalf, Sarel Pretorius, will only now be getting his first taste of international rugby when the Barbarians...
Lions seen as favourites against Sharks
Lions seen as favourites against Sharks The defending Currie Cup champions, the Sharks, consider the Golden Lions as favourites ahead of their semi-final clash at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday.
The big guns are set for Currie Cup semis
The big guns are set for Currie Cup semis This weekend will once again see the big guns in South African rugby in action, when they do battle in the semi-finals of the Currie Cup Premier Division.
Moody starts at loosehead against the Boks
Moody starts at loosehead against the Boks The All Blacks will be without the services of the star lock Brodie Retallick and prop Wyatt Crockett for their Rugby Championship test against the Springboks on Saturday...
The FS Cheetahs change three for Province
The FS Cheetahs change three for Province The Toyota Free State Cheetahs go into this weekends’ Currie Cup 9th round clash against the log-leaders, Western Province with the attitude that they still want to win...
Province to face the FS Cheetahs without Kolbe
Province to face the FS Cheetahs without Kolbe Currie Cup log-leaders, Western Province have been rocked by injuries ahead of their 9th round clash against the Toyota Free State Cheetahs on Saturday.
SWD Eagles and the Valke in Currie Cup 1st Division semis
SWD Eagles and the Valke in Currie Cup 1st Division semis The South Western Districts Eagles and the Valke have secured the last two spots in the Currie Cup First Division over the weekend.
Lineouts key for the Griquas
Lineouts key for the Griquas The Griquas face another gruelling weekend in the Currie Cup, when they host the in-form and super exciting Golden Lions in Kimberley on Saturday.
Mohoje set for first Bok start
Mohoje set for first Bok start Shimlas captain and Toyota Cheetahs utility forward, Teboho “Oupa” Mohoje is set for his first start in the green-and-gold when the Springboks run out against the...
Schalk Burger replaces injured Louw in Springbok squad
Schalk Burger replaces injured Louw in Springbok squad Experienced and versatile loose forward Schalk Burger has been called up to the Springbok squad for the final two Tests in the Rugby Championship for the injured Francois...
Blommetjies and Rhule return to face the Kings
Blommetjies and Rhule return to face the Kings Bloemfontein - The Toyota Cheetahs have named an unchanged front pack for their Currie Cup clash against the Eastern Province Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
Pietersen replaces the injured Pienaar
Pietersen replaces the injured Pienaar Bloemfontein - The experienced JP Pietersen has been called up to the Springbok squad in place of the injured Ruan Pienaar.
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