Lights to go out on Springboks?

2014-11-21 16:01

The lights could go out - literally - on the Springboks as they tackle Italy in Padova on Saturday.


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LIVE: Italy v Springboks

2014-11-21 13:59

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary from the Test between Italy and the Springboks in Padova.


Paige credits 'Slaptjips' after Bok call

2014-11-21 07:22

New Springbok call-up Rudy Paige is over the moon after his inclusion in the Bok squad.


Hougaard's try best of the year?

2014-11-20 13:00

Francois Hougaard's try against the All Blacks at Ellis Park in the Rugby Championship is favourite to win the IRPA Try of the Year.


Van der Merwe injured again

2014-11-21 11:19

Springbok lock Flip van der Merwe’s hopes of making an early comeback from a knee injury have been put on ice.


Two new faces in Bok squad

2014-11-20 14:05

Rudy Paige and Marnitz Boshoff have been called up to the Springbok squad for the last week of their Outgoing Tour in Cardiff next week.


No IRB award for Vermeulen?

2014-11-20 11:49

Stand-out Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen won't be lifting the IRB Player of the Year award, if bookmakers are to be believed...


Boks must build continuity

2014-11-21 10:50

Alan Solomons is pleased Heyneke Meyer has retained the 9-10-12-13 axis against italy, as the Boks need to build continuity.


16 Springboks stats and facts

2014-11-20 16:30

16 stats and facts ahead of the Springboks' end of year Test against Italy at the Stadio Euganio in Padova.

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Meyer takes conservative road

2014-11-20 08:23

As England and the All Blacks go experimental, so the Boks make just the single experimental selection, says Tank Lanning.

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Boks go ‘green’ in front row

2014-11-19 22:31

SA will be green, just not in the eco-friendly sense, at prop when they tackle Italy on Saturday, writes Rob Houwing.


Kaplan highlights ref errors

2014-11-18 14:15

Retired referee Jonathan Kaplan says there were errors made by the officials during the England v South Africa Test at Twickenham.


R7.8m for Duane in England?!

2014-11-18 10:17

English club Bath are reportedly setting their sights on signing Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen after next year's World Cup.


Boks close gap on All Blacks

2014-11-17 16:00

Following their win over England at Twickenham, the Boks have closed the gap on No 1-ranked New Zealand on the IRB rankings.


Boks hold breath on Le Roux

2014-11-17 14:31

Fullback Willie le Roux's participation for the remainder of the Springboks' year-end tour is in doubt.


Bok duo's tries on shortlist

2014-11-19 18:30

Springbok tries by Francois Hougaard and Cornal Hendricks are among the contenders for the IRPA try of the year 2014.


French referee for Italy v Boks

2014-11-18 12:40

The Springboks will have a French referee in charge of their third end of year Test against Italy at the Stadio Euganeo in Padua.


Favourable scan for Le Roux

2014-11-18 07:41

The Springboks have received welcome news with fullback Willie le Roux cleared of any fractures after undergoing a scan.


Boks: Coenie’s stiffest test?

2014-11-17 13:31

How Coenie Oosthuizen fares in a likely No 3 start against Italy could be a key point of Bok interest, writes Rob Houwing.


Ernie celebrates with the Boks - PICTURES

2014-11-17 12:33

Did self-proclaimed rugby nut Ernie Els prove to be the Boks' lucky charm at Twickenham?


New-look Bok pack to face Italy

2014-11-19 12:34

Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer has made a number of changes to his forward pack to face Italy at the Stadio Euganeo in Padova.


Hartley denies stamping on Duane

2014-11-18 09:05

England hooker Dylan Hartley claims he did not stamp on SA's Duane Vermeulen at Twickenham.


Boks have big boots to fill

2014-11-17 22:35

The Springboks will be without Jannie du Plessis for their Test against Italy after being ruled out with a hamstring injury.


Reinach's try 'was planned'

2014-11-17 17:15

The move which led to Cobus Reinach's try against England was planned, the Springbok scrumhalf has revealed.



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