Jones wants England to tame Bok bullies

2016-08-31 22:02

England coach Eddie Jones has told his stars to take the fight to South Africa's bullies when they clash at Twickenham.


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Boks: Dangerous disregard for form

2016-08-31 13:21

Several shunned wings back in SA have reason to feel miffed over the Bok squad heading shortly to Australasia, suggests Rob Houwing.

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Early bookie odds predict more Bok misery

2016-08-29 22:42

Bookmakers are predicting another defeat for the beleaguered Boks in their next Rugby Championship clash.

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Koch earns Springbok start in Salta

2016-08-24 13:04

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for the Rugby Championship Test against Argentina in Salta.

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Is Elton's goal kicking really that bad?

2016-08-29 22:25

Springbok flyhalf Elton Jantjies has come in for some heavy criticism following his shaky performance against Argentina.

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Coetzee: Steyn has good kicking attributes

2016-08-24 19:04

The experienced boot of Morne Steyn could prove vital for the Springboks against Argentina in Salta, coach Allister Coetzee believes.

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Boks resume preparations in Buenos Aires

2016-08-23 20:22

The Springboks have started with their preparations for the Rugby Championship Test against the Pumas in Salta.

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'Good news' for injured Combrinck

2016-08-29 19:05

There was some good news for injured Springbok wing Ruan Combrinck on Monday despite him being ruled out of the Rugby Championship.

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Coetzee keeps cool hand, but …

2016-08-24 16:45

Allister Coetzee will expect tangible reward for his widespread nod of confidence in Bok players for this Saturday, writes Rob Houwing

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Salta looms large for Boks

2016-08-22 22:29

It was telling that Springbok coach Allister Coetzee batted away a question on the All Blacks big performance in beating Australia.

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All Blacks extend rankings lead, Boks stay 3rd

2016-08-22 16:19

New Zealand have extended their advantage over England at the top of the World Rugby rankings, while the Springboks remain third.


Head to head: Springboks v Argentina

2016-08-19 08:29

The Springboks go into Saturday's Test against Argentina with a good record against their South American rivals.


Bok coach compares Goosen to Barrett

2016-08-18 20:34

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says the inclusion of Johan Goosen at fullback gives the team "nice balance".


Goosen named at fullback for Boks

2016-08-18 13:03

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has named his team for their Rugby Championship opener against Argentina in Nelspruit.


De Jongh wants 'no favours'

2016-08-17 19:59

Juan de Jongh is adamant he wants no favours in re-establishing himself in the Springbok squad.


Alexander named interim SARU president

2016-08-17 13:52

Mark Alexander will act as interim president of the South African Rugby Union until an election for a new president is held.


Notshe, Mvovo released by Springboks

2016-08-16 17:25

Lwazi Mvovo and Sikhumbuzo Notshe were released from the Springbok squad and have returned to their home provinces.

Rugby Championship

5 talking points: Boks v Argentina

2016-08-22 08:55

Herman Mostert highlights FIVE talking points following the Springboks’ 30-23 victory over Argentina in Nelspruit.


15 stats and facts: Springboks v Argentina

2016-08-19 08:29

Fifteen stats and facts ahead of Saturday's Springboks v Argentina Rugby Championship clash at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.


50th cap for Creevy against SA

2016-08-18 14:11

Argentina captain Agustín Creevy will win his 50th cap for his country when he captains the side against South Africa this weekend.


SARU race: Alexander cosily-placed

2016-08-18 09:50

‘Interim’ will quickly disappear from Mark Alexander’s title to see him officially assume the SARU presidency, predicts Rob Houwing.


Silver lining in Scarra’s Bok omission

2016-08-17 14:00

Scarra Ntubeni didn’t have to search very hard when asked if there was a silver lining to his omission from the Boks squad.


Hoskins' resignation ‘best for SA rugby’

2016-08-17 10:43

Oregan Hoskins feels his decision to quit as SARU CEO is in the best interests of South African rugby.


We won't stifle flair - Allister

2016-08-16 13:20

Allister Coetzee reiterated that he won’t stifle any flair in the Springbok side, but underlined the fact that balance is the keyword going forward.

Rugby Championship

Boks: Kriel should leapfrog ‘Flo’ now

2016-08-21 17:37

Francois Louw, Tendai Mtawarira and a few other much-capped Boks are – or should be – flirting with the axe, says Rob Houwing


Coetzee happy to have Habana’s experience

2016-08-18 22:13

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee is happy to count on the experience of veteran wing Bryan Habana for the Rugby Championship.


Bok seniors must come to the party

2016-08-18 15:15

Captain Adriaan Strauss is among the fresh tier of ‘seasoned’ Boks who need to go up a noticeable gear on Saturday, says Rob Houwing.


Goosen grateful for second Bok chance

2016-08-17 21:30

Utility back Johan Goosen has admitted he didn't think he would ever play for the Springboks again.


Boks: Flo to edge Kriel as fetcher?

2016-08-17 12:29

The Springbok loose trio might look too noticeably novice-like if Jaco Kriel is preferred to Francois Louw as No 6 flank, explains Rob Houwing.


Hoskins steps down as SARU president

2016-08-17 09:43

Oregan Hoskins has stepped down as president of the South African Rugby Union (SARU).


Coetzee heaps praise on Strauss

2016-08-16 11:50

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has praised his captain Adriaan Strauss ahead of Saturday's Rugby Championship Test against Argentina.



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