Meyer’s World Cup puzzle

2015-08-02 16:39

Abold and successful move by Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer could turn out to be cold comfort for him.


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Rugby Championship

A sorry tale for Boks v All Blacks

2015-07-31 10:05

Sadly for Springbok fans, rugby’s greatest rivalry has been largely one-sided in the professional era, writes Herman Mostert.

Rugby Championship

Boks bank on return of stalwarts

2015-07-28 13:04

The Boks could have Jean de Villiers, Fourie du Preez and Willem Alberts back for the Test against Argentina in Durban.

Rugby Championship

De Allende: We have a long way to go

2015-07-27 11:00

Damian de Allende believes his partnership with Jesse Kriel needs more time together to grow into a formidable midfield combination.

Rugby Championship

Naas: Pick form players for RWC

2015-07-30 21:30

Former Springbok flyhalf Naas Botha believes only in form players should be selected in the national squad for the Rugby World Cup.

Currie Cup

Pieter-Steph in surprise Sharks return

2015-07-27 21:12

Pieter-Steph du Toit will make his comeback from injury for the Sharks against the Golden Lions on Friday night.

Rugby Championship

More injury worries for Boks

2015-07-27 09:40

The Springboks are sweating over the availability of a few players who were injured in their defeat to the All Blacks.

Rugby Championship

Fans complain of racism at Bok-NZ Test

2015-07-29 08:36

Some rugby fans allegedly experienced incidents of intimidation and racism while attending the Springboks-All Blacks Test.

Rugby Championship

Midfield headache looms for Heyneke

2015-07-27 13:07

A potential midfield headache looms for Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer, writes Herman Mostert.

Rugby Championship

Boks v All Blacks: 5 talking points

2015-07-27 08:21

Herman Mostert highlights 5 talking points after the Springboks’ 27-20 Rugby Championship defeat to the All Blacks.

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'Adolf Hitler' reacts to the selection of Jannie du Plessis at tighthead for the Springboks against against Australia in their Rugby Championship opener in Brisbane.

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Rugby Championship

Bok prop Jannie silences his critics

2015-07-26 21:00

Springbok tighthead prop Jannie du Plessis may not have had the best of Super Rugby seasons but has found a rich vein of form.

Rugby Championship

Meyer rues injuries at key moments

2015-07-26 12:19

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer says unwelcome injuries at critical moments played a part in their demise to the All Blacks.


Mind Games: Those rugby ties that bind

2015-07-26 15:00

Yesterday’s rugby test at Emirates Park produced a rare first that will soon be reprised in one of those quiz nights that seem to be all the rage at the moment.

Rugby Championship

All Blacks outsmart Springboks

2015-07-25 18:59

The All Blacks have beaten the Springboks in their Rugby Championship Test in Johannesburg.

Rugby Championship

As it happened: Boks 20-27 All Blacks

2015-07-25 19:45

See how the action unfolded in the Rugby Championship Test between the Springboks and All Blacks.

Rugby Championship

McCaw discusses try that floored Boks

2015-07-26 18:45

New Zealand skipper Richie McCaw has admitted he pulled rank to score the try that brought a 27-20 win South Africa.

Rugby Championship

Hansen: Boks will be tough at RWC

2015-07-26 10:35

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen believes the Springboks have much to feel bullish about ahead of the Rugby World Cup.

Rugby Championship

Boks’ RWC plans on track, insists Meyer

2015-07-25 22:04

Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has expressed his satisfaction with their World Cup preparations, despite a home loss to New Zealand.

Rugby Championship

Burger focused on style of SA's play

2015-07-25 08:06

Schalk Burger believes a premium should be placed on how the Springboks go about their business against the All Blacks.

Rugby Championship

Boks-All Blacks set for another thriller

2015-07-24 19:00

The Springboks and All Blacks are set to duel each other in another epic battle at a familiar stomping ground.

Rugby Championship

Something’s brewing for Boks

2015-07-26 13:49

Keep cool heads, Bok supporters... the team is making advances despite its present naivety, urges Rob Houwing.

Rugby Championship

Meyer: Boks can beat anyone

2015-07-26 08:58

Coach Heyneke Meyer believes the Springboks can beat anyone at the Rugby World Cup despite a home loss to New Zealand.

Rugby Championship

Boks: Jesse offers joy in defeat

2015-07-25 21:33

It’s cruel that Bok revelation Jesse Kriel doesn’t know yet what it feels like to win a Test match, writes Rob Houwing.

Rugby Championship

Habana: Boks out to lay down RWC marker

2015-07-25 13:31

Bryan Habana says South Africa relished the opportunity to test themselves against the All Blacks in Johannesburg.

Rugby Championship

Nonu: De Allende not a bad tackler

2015-07-24 18:00

All Black centre Ma’a Nonu believes Damian de Allende’s poor defensive record isn’t an accurate summary of the player’s worth.


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