From the horse's mouth: Rassie staying in Ireland

2017-04-24 14:40

Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus has confirmed - in his own words - that he will not be returning to South Africa to take up a role with SA Rugby.


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Boks to call on Steyn, Du Plessis

2017-04-24 09:01

Utility back Frans Steyn and hooker Bismarck du Plessis are reportedly in Springbok coach Allister Coetzee’s plans for the France series.


Jones: I'll eat my hat if Leyds isn't a Bok

2017-04-21 17:00

Stormers centre Huw Jones says he will eat his hat if his Newlands team-mate Dillyn Leyds is not a Springbok this year.


Brendan Venter hits out at rugby agents

2017-04-20 08:36

Brendan Venter has questioned the integrity of some of the agents associated with South African rugby players.


Owens: Boks v All Blacks in 2013 my best Test

2017-04-12 14:29

Nigel Owens says the 2013 Rugby Championship clash between the Springboks and All Blacks at Ellis Park was the best match he has ever refereed.


Springboks to 'host' Tests abroad?

2017-04-07 20:00

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux says the possibility exists for the Springboks to 'host' internationals outside of South Africa.


Boks set sights on No 1 ranking

2017-04-06 14:10

SA Rugby’s vision remains to be the leading rugby nation in the world, president Mark Alexander has said.


Venter: I won't coach against Boks

2017-04-05 08:30

Brendan Venter says he will not coach against the Springboks when he joins Italy ahead of this year's November internationals.


Coetzee: De Villiers comments 'not ideal'

2017-04-04 13:21

Allister Coetzee has called on South Africans to get behind the Springboks in 2017 and put 2016 behind them.


Reinach available for Boks’ entire 2017 campaign

2017-04-04 10:00

Sharks and Springbok scrumhalf Cobus Reinach has cleared up confusion regarding his availability for the national team.


Venter gets cracking with Springboks

2017-04-03 14:43

The Springboks are hard at work in Stellenbosch with a training camp that is heavily focused on defence - and Brendan Venter is getting involved.


Roux pleased with Junior Boks warm-up win

2017-03-31 19:00

Junior Springboks coach Chean Roux is pleased with what he saw from his side's 24-20 win over the Griffons.


Bok jersey has lost its meaning - Jean

2017-03-30 08:25

Former captain Jean de Villiers says the Springbok jersey has lost some of its meaning after a disastrous year for the team in 2016.

Mark Keohane

South African rugby NEEDS to host RWC 2023

2017-03-29 08:59

South African rugby - indeed the game in Africa - needs the lifeblood of hosting the 2023 Rugby World Cup, writes Mark Keohane.


Div hits out at Smith, says Boks will struggle

2017-03-23 14:40

Peter de Villiers has hit out at the tactics employed by Cheetahs coach Franco Smith and doubts he’ll be able to improve the Springboks' attack.


Venter backs SA Rugby's 30-cap policy

2017-03-16 21:40

Former Springbok centre Brendan Venter supports SA Rugby’s new overseas-based player policy.


Delegates arrive to assess SA's 2023 RWC bid

2017-03-14 11:15

World Rugby delegates arrived in South Africa on Monday to assess the country's bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.


Rassie ends speculation, stays at Munster

2017-04-22 22:08

Munster hooker Niall Scannell has ended speculation and confirmed that director of rugby Rassie Erasmus will be staying at the province.


Venter’s opinion based on incorrect conclusions - agent

2017-04-21 08:26

A rugby agent has responded to comments made by Brendan Venter after the Springbok defence guru questioned the integrity of some agents.


WATCH: New sports minister earns Bok stripes

2017-04-11 13:12

Not much is known about new sports minister Thembelani Nxesi, but his relationship with the Springboks appears to be on the right track.


Matfield: Can Boks marry differing coaching philosophies?

2017-04-07 10:29

Victor Matfield says it will be interesting to see how differing coaching philosophies are brought together in the Springbok camp.


Venter to ‘fly back to SA’ when Boks tackle Italy

2017-04-06 09:33

Brendan Venter has given more clarity on what will transpire when the Springboks face Italy in Rome later this year.

Mark Keohane

Clap, clap ... Venter's appointment should be applauded

2017-04-05 08:56

Brendan Venter is a very good appointment for the Springboks and it's to be applauded, believes Mark Keohane.


Stormers help out at Bok training camp

2017-04-04 12:21

Several Stormers players were called into the Springbok training camp in Stellenbosch to cover for players unable to take contact due to injury niggles.


Overseas skipper a possibility for Boks

2017-04-04 08:25

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has not ruled out the possibility of appointing an overseas-based captain.


Coetzee: Ackermann a big loss to SA Rugby

2017-04-03 14:03

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says Johan Ackerman’s decision to leave the Lions for Gloucester is a major loss to SA rugby.


SA Rugby needs to change, says Jurie Roux

2017-03-30 16:36

South African rugby needs to change - and massively - if they are to be a financial force again.


SA Rugby soars with FlySafair

2017-03-29 16:01

SA Rugby has announced that FlySafair had been appointed as the official domestic carrier for the Springboks and SA Rugby.


Bosch called up to Bok training camp

2017-03-27 10:51

New Sharks star Curwin Bosch has been called up to the upcoming Springbok training camp.


Coetzee without Coetzee for France series

2017-03-23 14:21

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee will be without the services of flank Marcell Coetzee for the home three-Test series in June against France.


RWC 2023: SA Rugby's race for government backing

2017-03-16 12:58

The department of Sport and Recreation is awaiting the outcome of this year's EPG report before throwing its support behind SA's RWC 2023 bid.


Boks slump to lowest ever ranking

2017-03-13 15:12

The Springboks have dropped to seventh in the official World Rugby rankings, their lowest position since the rankings were introduced.


Kolisi, Whiteley tipped for Bok captaincy

2017-04-21 19:00

Stormers centre Huw Jones believes that Siya Kolisi and Warren Whiteley have put their hands up for the Springbok captaincy.


What Serfontein's departure means for Boks

2017-04-20 11:20

Jan Serfontein's decision to move abroad at the end of the season might not be terrible news for the Springboks.

Mark Keohane

The next Springbok skipper has to be ...

2017-04-19 09:24

Mark Keohane reveals who he'd like to see lead the Springboks in the three-Test series against France...


Jaque Fourie chats to Sport24

2017-04-07 14:09

Former midfielder JAQUE FOURIE discusses the Stormers’ latest Kiwi signing, his future coaching plans and previews the clash at Newlands on Saturday.


SA Rugby: Hosting 2023 RWC 'imperative'

2017-04-06 13:07

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says it is "imperative" that South Africa hosts the 2023 Rugby World Cup.


Rennie: I was never approached for Bok job

2017-04-05 13:56

Chiefs coach Dave Rennie says he was never contacted by anyone at SA Rugby over the Springbok coaching job.


Conditioning key for overseas Boks

2017-04-04 15:54

Allister Coetzee will continue to pick overseas-based Springboks, but only if they are fit and ready for Test rugby.


Italy: Venter still ours until 2019

2017-04-04 11:02

The Italian Rugby Federation has confirmed that Brendan Venter will be working with them until the end of the 2019 World Cup.


Bok 'door still open' for De Klerk, Carr

2017-04-04 06:35

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee says the door is still open for those players not part of the current training camp in Stellenbosch.


Venter joins Boks as defence guru

2017-04-02 13:11

Former Springbok midfielder Brendan Venter has joined the Springboks in a consulting capacity as their new defence and exits coach.


SA Rugby's 30-Test overseas policy to change?

2017-03-30 14:10

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux says the national rugby governing body's current 30-Test overseas policy could change in future.


Ex-Bok: Is Reinach’s inclusion a joke?

2017-03-29 10:50

Former scrumhalf Werner Swanepoel thought it was a joke when he heard Sharks No 9 Cobus Reinach was called into the Springbok squad.


Kiwis, Aussie to ref Boks v France series

2017-03-24 11:10

New Zealanders Glen Jackson and Ben O’Keeffe, as well as Angus Gardner from Australia, will referee SA's three-Test against France.


Tough RWC draw awaits 7th-ranked Boks

2017-03-21 08:00

The Springboks are set to be pooled in a tough draw for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.


Coetzee's Springbok career on hold

2017-03-15 08:25

Springbok flank Marcell Coetzee looks set to be unavailable for the Springboks for the at least the next two years.


Marcell Coetzee suffers knee injury

2017-03-13 10:52

Springbok loose forward Marcell Coetzee has suffered another knee injury while on duty for Irish club Ulster.


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