Du Preez added to Springbok squad

2017-05-27 13:32

Sharks loose forward Jean-Luc du Preez has been added to the Springbok squad for three Tests against France.


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Another Springbok to head overseas?

2017-05-27 10:28

Springbok and Stormers centre Juan de Jongh looks set to join the player exodus with a reported move to Wasps.


Allister still rewarding the innocuous

2017-05-25 07:04

While his in-form new faces are praiseworthy, Bok coach Allister Coetzee continues to also rubber-stamp mediocrity, laments Rob Houwing .


Coetzee's loose trio gamble could pay off big

2017-05-24 14:15

Bok coach Allister Coetzee is hoping a gamble to pair Duane Vermeulen and Warren Whiteley in the same loose trio will pay off big for the national team.

Lloyd Burnard

Coetzee and the Boks ... chapter two

2017-05-24 09:58

The Springbok squad for three Tests against France is exciting, but there are causes for concern, writes Lloyd Burnard.


Boks to 'wing it' out wide?

2017-05-23 21:57

The Springboks have little to no experience on the wings for their three-match Test series against France in June.


Kings proud of SA 'A' quartet

2017-05-23 16:50

The Southern Kings have congratulated four of their players who cracked the nod for the South Africa ‘A’ side.


Lions 'rewarded' with 9 Bok inclusions

2017-05-23 14:53

The Lions have been "rewarded" for their stellar play in this year's Super Rugby with 9 players in the Springbok squad.


Number of Boks named in SA 'A' squad

2017-05-23 13:13

Springboks Trevor Nyakane, Ruan Combrinck, Juan de Jongh and Lionel Mapoe will lead the charge for the SA 'A' side against the French Barbarians.


5 Bok squad posers for under-pressure Coetzee

2017-05-23 07:00

Under-pressure SA coach Allister Coetzee will name his first squad of the year on Tuesday at 13:00 for the three-Test home series against France in June.


Former Bok suggests a Ruan Pienaar comeback

2017-05-21 09:00

Former Springbok scrumhalf Werner Swanepoel says local halfback talent is in short supply, but strength is vital for France series.

Mark Keohane

Hey Allister, load the Boks with Lions!

2017-05-17 11:19

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee’s best chance of immediate success is to load his run on XV with Lions players, Mark Keohane believes.


Star France lock out of Springbok series

2017-05-15 14:54

Clermont's France international second rower Sébastien Vahaamahina has been ruled out for several months with a broken tibia.


Ex-Bok blames politics for SA rugby exodus

2017-05-12 16:36

Former Springbok lock Krynauw Otto believes politics in the SA game has played a big part in several players leaving the country.


Read warns of 'dangerous' Springboks at 2019 RWC

2017-05-11 06:55

All Blacks skipper Kieran Read has backed the Springboks to emerge from a form slump and pose a real threat at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Mark Keohane

The RWC 2019 gods have smiled on the Boks!

2017-05-10 12:24

Smile South Africa, the rugby gods have smiled on us. The 2019 Rugby World Cup draw could not have been kinder, writes Mark Keohane.


Springboks v NZ World Cup record: Honours even

2017-05-10 11:26

The Springboks and the All Blacks, who will clash in Pool B at RWC 2019, have met each other four times at previous Rugby World Cups.


Coetzee expects physical confrontation from French

2017-05-25 13:25

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee expects a massive physical confrontation from the French as the two sides gear up for their Incoming Tours series.


Jantjies key as 'crisis' hits Bok 10s

2017-05-24 20:47

Elton Jantjies may be the Lions’ crown prince, but as the last man standing he will have to take control of the Springboks’ game plan as well against France.


Reaction to the Springbok 31-man squad

2017-05-24 17:33

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has announced his 31-man squad to take on the French in a three-Test series next month. Sport24's top 5 reaction articles...

Mark Keohane

Fear not, Boks will whitewash France 3-0!

2017-05-24 10:51

There’s enough quality in Allister Coetzee’s Springboks squad to beat France 3-0 in the June Test series, writes Mark Keohane.


Whiteley excited about Springbok captaincy

2017-05-23 19:50

New Bok skipper Warren Whiteley is understandably excited about the very big responsibility that comes with his important role in South African rugby.


Coetzee: Why Whiteley is my captain

2017-05-23 14:47

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has explained his decision to appoint Warren Whiteley as his captain for the France series.


Whiteley Bok skipper No 58, but who were the first 57?

2017-05-23 13:29

Lions No 8 Warren Whiteley has been confirmed as the 58th Springbok skipper for the upcoming three-Test series against France.


Coetzee names Bok squad for France series

2017-05-23 13:10

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has named a 31-man squad for a three-Test series against France in June.


Boks: Make Skosan first back-three pick!

2017-05-22 15:55

Rob Houwing says Courtnall Skosan has been consistently the best South African back-three factor in Super Rugby 2017 and warrants higher honours.


De Kock: Hougaard at No 9 for Boks!

2017-05-19 11:40

Former scrumhalf Neil de Kock would like to see Francois Hougaard start at No 9 for the Springboks this year.


Pollard: I'll be fit for France Tests

2017-05-16 11:25

Flyhalf Handre Pollard is confident that he’ll be ready should the Springboks call on his services against France.


SA politics, not just cash, makes players leave - Habana

2017-05-11 13:39

Springbok wing Bryan Habana has denied that the player drain in South African rugby comes down to money alone.


Bookies no believers in Boks' RWC 2019 chances

2017-05-10 14:11

Bookmakers have reacted to the pool draw for the 2019 Rugby World Cup - by making the Springboks even greater outsiders for the title.


Hansen calls Springbok 2019 draw 'tough'

2017-05-10 12:03

New Zealand coach Steve Hansen says being drawn against the Springboks for the 2019 Rugby World Cup is "tough".


Springboks draw All Blacks at RWC 2019!

2017-05-10 10:28

The Springboks have been drawn alongside New Zealand and Italy in the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.


Bok locks face interesting challenge

2017-05-25 09:04

The two Springboks in the Stormers second row engine room will get a good foretaste of the pressure they may face against France in a few weeks.


Coetzee: I'm never too old to learn

2017-05-24 15:48

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says he has learned in his career that rewarding form when selecting his squads is best.


Boks to follow Lions blueprint?

2017-05-24 11:30

The Springboks will strive towards a similar game plan employed by the Lions in Super Rugby, coach Allister Coetzee has hinted.


Bok coach explains Bismarck omission

2017-05-24 08:50

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee believes preference should be given to local players when selecting the national team.


New Bok skipper: Teich-type unifier

2017-05-23 16:16

Rob Houwing lauds the appointment of Warren Whiteley as Springbok captain, a role that may simultaneously see his own Test playing standards soar.


Concussion sidelines Lambie from France series

2017-05-23 14:48

Pat Lambie was one of the notable omissions from Allister Coetzee's 31-man Springbok squad that will take on France in three Tests in June.


Whiteley named new Springbok skipper

2017-05-23 13:13

Lions No 8 Warren Whiteley has been named as the new Springbok skipper for the upcoming three-Test series in June.


Ex-Bok wing impressed by Lions duo

2017-05-23 11:35

Former Bok wing Stefan Terblanche believes there are enough talented outside backs for national coach Allister Coetzee to draw from.


CONFIRMED: Boks to face All Blacks in Cape Town

2017-05-22 14:02

The Springboks will host New Zealand in Cape Town in this year's Rugby Championship, SA Rugby has confirmed.


Bok team: Instability reigns supreme

2017-05-17 07:06

Desperately few players look sturdily nailed down in positional terms for Allister Coetzee’s imminent first Bok side of 2017, says Rob Houwing.


Ex-Bok finds peace after career-ending injury

2017-05-16 16:20

Former Springbok lock Krynauw Otto had a prosperous future, but career-ending injury forced him to give up his ambitions and dreams.

Lloyd Burnard

Brotherhood of Blitzboks should inspire Coetzee

2017-05-15 12:00

The brotherhood in this Blitzboks team is something that Springbok coach Allister Coetzee should take note of, writes Lloyd Burnard.


Jean de Villiers shares thoughts on Bok flyhalf poser

2017-05-11 11:02

Picking a flyhalf suitable for his intended game plan is essential for Springbok coach Allister Coetzee, Jean de Villiers believes.


Bok RWC draw: Too early to shiver!

2017-05-10 13:21

From their currently humble position in the global pecking order, South Africa’s RWC 2019 draw could have been considerably worse, says Rob Houwing.


Coetzee: It doesn’t matter who Boks draw at RWC

2017-05-10 11:57

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee is not perturbed after his team was drawn in the same pool as New Zealand for the 2019 World Cup.


SA 'full steam ahead' to host 2023 World Cup

2017-05-09 11:53

SA Rugby have confirmed that it is on track to submit a compelling bid to bring the Rugby World Cup to South Africa in 2023.


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